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Contributor: Kyodo News JBN
Wednesday, March 25 2020 - 18:00
Kagoshima City Adds Foreign Language Subtitles to Music Video "Magma City Kagoshima: Life in City with Active Volcano"
KAGOSHIMA, Japan, Mar. 25, 2020 /Kyodo JBN-AsiaNet/ --

Kagoshima City now presents a music video in several foreign languages for 
overseas viewers to commemorate the City's 130th anniversary.
The music video has been released on YouTube to promote the City's new theme 
song "Kagoshima into the Future", and attractions of the City. 

YouTube URL:
*English/Chinese (traditional & simplified)/Korean/Thai/Vietnamese subtitles 
are available.



Kagoshima City's theme song, "Kagoshima into the Future"
This song, released in November 2019, portrays some of the great points that 
showcase Kagoshima City starting with the symbols of Kagoshima, the active 
volcano Sakurajima and the scenic and tranquil Kinko Bay. It conveys the 
abundant nature of the City, the strength that spurred the modernization of 
Japan, and the splendor the City offers to international tourists. 

The music video shows the City's beautiful sceneries, starting with Sakurajima 
volcano, and highlights many attractions of the City. 

Composer & Arranger: Ryo Yoshimata (born in Kagoshima City): 

An introduction to Kagoshima City
Kagoshima City is located at the southern end of Kyushu Island in Japan. It is 
a unique place where approximately 600,000 people are living with the active 
volcano Sakurajima, which towers above the downtown area across Kagoshima Bay 
(Kinko Bay).

The City is called "the Naples of the Orient" as the volcano view from the City 
resembles that of its sister city Naples, Italy.


Emblem and Statement of Kagoshima City:

SOURCE: Kagoshima City