From their origins as a street act, Momoiro Clover Z’s ten years has seen the idol group release 20 singles, 4 full-length albums, perform the theme songs to Sailor Moon Crystal and Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F, become the first female group to perform at Japan’s National Olympic Stadium, open for Lady Gaga, collaborate with KISS, and don an array of extravagant costumes.
Members Kanako Momota, Ayaka Sasaki, Shiori Tamai and Reni Takagi are celebrating their ten years with the release of Momoiro Clover Z BEST ALBUM, a best of album which includes 25 tracks that span two discs. It also contains a new song, Clover and Diamond, for which they have released a music video.
Directed by Tada Takuya, the video opens with the members blowing out the candles on their tenth-anniversary cake. Performing in front of a starry background and reflecting on the past, things pick up as they move to a revolving set with their signature colours. The video culminates in a colourful display complete with confetti, lights, dancers, and emojis.
Momoiro Clover Z BEST ALBUM is released on 23 May 2018, in a Regular Edition and a Limited Edition that comes with a Blu-ray disc which features a documentary and the music video to Clover and Diamond. There is also a pricey Limited five-disc set, that includes all of the above, plus a third CD of songs that were voted for by fans, a second Blu-ray with footage of their performance at Makuhari Messe in January this year and a photo book.