Kenshi Yonezu to host Fortnite’s Party Royale on August 7

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Kenshi Yonezu Fortnite

Japanese pop singer/songwriter Kenshi Yonezu will appear on Fortnite’s “Party Royale” Main Stage on August 7 for a video premiere event, taking players on a sonic journey through singles hot off his new album STRAY SHEEP along with other favorites.

The event will be viewable three times on August 7, and players are encouraged to drop in 30 minutes early to secure a spot.

Friday, August 7, 2020, 7:00 AM EDT
Friday, August 7, 2020, 1:00 PM EDT
Friday, August 7, 2020, 7:00 PM EDT

All players who jump into Fortnite from Thursday, August 6 at 8 PM EDT to Friday, August 7 at 8 PM EDT will receive a free in-game banner.

Kenshi Yonezu Fortnite

STRAY SHEEP — due for release on August 5 — will contain 15 tracks, including his collaboration with Yojiro Noda (RADWIMPS) on “Kanden”, the theme song of the TBS drama MIU404, and a cover of Saki Masuda’s “Machigai Sagashi”.

The limited edition Blu-ray edition includes the 2019 live concert “Sekitsui ga Opal ni naru koro” recorded at Makuhari Messe.

Kenshi Yonezu – “Kanden”