Japan Fes



Anisong Singer Hironobu Kageyama to Perform at Japan Fes – A First-Time Performance in Belgium!

We are thrilled to announce that Hironobu Kageyama, a leading figure in the anisong (anime song) industry, will grace the Japan Fes with his presence as a special guest. The festival, set to take place on April 13th and 14th, will feature Kageyama’s debut performance in Belgium, marking a significant moment for both the artist and fans alike.

Hironobu Kageyama is renowned for his iconic contributions to some of Japan’s most beloved anime series. His voice has brought to life anthems such as “CHA-LA HEAD-CHA-LA” from the Fuji TV anime “Dragon Ball Z” and “Soldier Dream” from the TV Asahi anime “Saint Seiya,” among others. As a pivotal artist in the Japanese anisong realm, Kageyama has shaped the soundtrack of many fans’ childhoods and continues to influence the genre today.

Special Stage with Hironobu Kageyama at Japan Fes

Date & Time:

  • April 13th (Saturday) 18:00 – 18:30
  • April 14th (Sunday) 16:00 – 16:30

About Hironobu Kageyama

Debuting in 1977 as “Michell,” the vocalist of the shining Japanese rock band “LAZY,” Kageyama left his mark with hits like “Akazukin-chan Goyoujin” and “DREAMER.” His transition to Columbia Records in 1985 introduced him to the world of anime and tokusatsu (special filming) songs, leading to the creation of defining themes such as “CHA-LA HEAD-CHA-LA” for “Dragon Ball Z” and “Soldier Dream” for “Saint Seiya.” These songs solidified his standing as a leading figure in the anisong industry. Today, Kageyama’s talents span lyric writing, composing, arranging, and producing. He is also the leader of the anisong singer unit “JAM Project,” through which he continues to make a significant impact on the global stage.

This is a rare opportunity to experience the power of Hironobu Kageyama’s performance live in Belgium. Fans of anime and Japanese culture alike will not want to miss the chance to see this legend in action. His participation at Japan Fes is sure to create unforgettable memories and further enrich the cultural exchange that the festival embodies.

Don’t miss out on this unique cultural event that celebrates the best of Japanese entertainment and cuisine. Secure your tickets now and prepare to be captivated by the energy and passion of Hironobu Kageyama’s music.

Event Details

Ticket Information

Ticket Page: https://entrytickets.be/japan-fes/2024

  • Basic Ticket
    • Adults: €10
    • Students (13-18 years old): €5
  • Combi Ticket (Japan Fes & Japanse Tuin)
    • Adults: €15
    • Students (13-18 years old): €5

*Children under elementary school age require an accompanying adult with a ticket.

About Japan Fes

Japan Fes aims to showcase the rich tapestry of Japanese culture through a variety of mediums. Attendees can look forward to indulging in authentic Japanese cuisine, engaging in cultural workshops, and enjoying a series of stage events that highlight the beauty and tradition of Japan.

This festival is not only for the Japanese residing in Euregio but also for Europeans who have an interest in discovering and celebrating Japanese culture.

Please Note

*Event details are subject to change without notice.
*All times are local.


Japan Fes Committee