Utada Hikaru has released a surprise remix to the song "Too Proud" which features rappers XZT, Suboi and EK.
"Too Proud" was originally released on Hikaru's 7th studio album "Hatsukoi". It features UK rapper Jevon.
The remixed version of the song features rappers from 3 different Asian countries. XZT is from China, Suboi is from Vietnam, and EK is from South Korea.
This marks the first time Hikaru has collaborated with artists from other Asian countries.
The song commemorates the start of Hikaru's tour "Hikaru Utada Laughter in the Dark Tour 2018". This will be her tour in 12 years.
The remix to "Too Proud" was released on November 6 without prior notice. It is available to stream and purchase on various platforms. Check out a short version uploaded to Hikaru's YouTube channel below: