Kanako Ito, during Anime Boston in 2012. (Photo from anigamers.com)

Pop-culture event organizer Cosplay.ph has announced on Tuesday that Japanese singer Kanako Ito will be added to the I Love Anisong artist line-up during Cosplay Mania this October.

She will join previously announced performers BACK-ON, Starmarie, Shiena Nishizawa and Riho Iida.

CM16 ILA Kanako Ito


Kanako Ito is a Japanese singer known for singing theme songs from games and anime, who made her debut as a singer with the single “Reichin Rin’inshan” for the anime Kikokugai: The Cyber Slayer in 2002.

She is also known for singing theme music for the School Days franchise, as well as games like Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Matsuri, Chaos;Head, Steins;Gate and Robotics;Notes. She also sung themes for anime shows like Please Twins!, Myself;Yourself and Dramatical Murder.

She had previously appeared in events like Anime Festival Asia in Singapore, as well events in the United States.


Cosplay Mania ’16 is happening on October 1-2, 2016 at the SMX Convention Center – Manila, inside the Mall of Asia Complex in Pasay City.

You may buy your tickets at SM Ticket branches and online at smtickets.com.

For more details regarding the event, please visit their website at cosplaymania.com or visit their social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter and Google PlusSubject to change without prior notice.