On BABYMETAL’s debut album, one song is unusual in having its lyrics and music officially credited to Moametal and Yuimetal (as Black BABYMETAL): 4-no Uta, or Song 4. Join us as we talk about the backstory, the lyrics, the song, what is special about the number 4, and more!


Kyle Patrick Gibson commenting about being in the IDZ MV: https://bbs.boingboing.net/t/my-head-just-exploded/24401/80

Konaka-metal gives a long-form version of the Song 4 story: http://tripleaxel.cocolog-nifty.com/babymetal/2015/10/post-bd70.html

Song 4 Lyrics (Du-metal): http://du-metal.blogspot.com/2014/03/yon-no-uta.html

Song 4 Lyrics (Duane-metal) part 1 of 4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-DfQOo2_SRc

BAW edition of 2014 album (with 444 ver. of Song 4): https://www.discogs.com/Babymetal-Babymetal/release/6711644

K-Ble Jungle interview (2015, in Italian): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGWnW95cZFw&feature=youtu.be&t=339

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