Butter-Fly Wins Special Award at the Heisei AniSong Grand Prix

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A bit of interesting news..

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Feel Mee posted that Butter-Fly by Wada Kouji won a special award at the Heisei AniSong Grand Prix.


The Heisei AniSong Grand Prix was put together to celebrate anime music released during the Heisei era, which began on January 8th, 1989 and is expected to end on April 30th, 2019.

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Butter-Fly, as the opening theme of Digimon Adventure, specifically won 1 of the 3 special prizes given to anime songs from 1989-1999.


The original single for Butter-Fly was released on April 23, 1999, roughly a month and a half after the anime began.


Thanks to shin for the heads up


Update- Hidenori Chiwata, the writer/composer of Butter-Fly posted a tweet about it.

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He thanks everyone for the two awards he was involved with. In addition to the award from Butter-Fly, he won an award in a fan vote category for the song Scab, the first opening them to Gash Bell, which he sung.



Update- An image of the certificate and a message from the Digimon Music Producer.
 

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Congratulations to Butter-Fly, and all the fans who still listen to it.
 

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Hooray! Happy to hear that. It's a good thing that they won.
 

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Updated with Hidenori Chiwata commenting.
 

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Wada Kouji would be proud. Rest in piece.
 

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A wonderful award for a very deserving artist and beautiful song. R.I.P. Wada Kouji, you'll always be in the hearts of the Digimon community.
 

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Added an update.
 
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