9nine will be releasing a new single titled "Why don't you RELAX?" on May 3.
On July 23, 2016, Umika Kawashima graduated from the group. The upcoming single will be the group's first one with the current 4-member line up.
Producing the song is Kenichi Yamada. The producer is sampling Frankie Goes to Hollywood's 1983 hit "RELAX", giving it a new melody and Japanese lyrics.
The message behind 9nine's new song will be relaxing and enjoying life to counter the stress of work, school, or whatever else you have going on in your life.
The single will be released in a CD-Only and CD DVD version. Check out the track list and cover art below:
1. Why don't you RELAX?
2. JI･TA･BA･TA (Struggle)
3. Chance (チャンス)
4. Why don't you RELAX? ~instrumental~
5. JI･TA･BA･TA ~instrumental~
6. Chance ~instrumental~