There will be another YouTube Music Weekend, organised by YouTube Japan, the third special event since December 2020. More than 50 musical acts have been confirmed to join this weekend full of live footage, starting from Friday 16th of July to the 18th of July.
During these three days, live video recordings will be shared on the YouTube channels of those Japanese artists joining the event, for free. In addition to the daytime programming of YouTube Music Weekend, VTubers (Virtual YouTubers) will be performing at night on 16 and 17 July as part of YouTube Music Weekend Midnight, such as Mito Tsukino, Mori Calliope, AZKi and more. Also an archive of Hololive Fes. will be shared. Every day will be kicked off by a performance of popular YouTube creator and pop pianist Harami-chan. A timetable has been presented to get a better overview of this event.
You can view all the videos of YouTube Music Weekend vol.3 if you use the hashtag #youtubemusicweekend on YouTube. To make it extra easier for you, two playlists have been created for your viewing pleasure: The YouTube Music Weekend playlist and the YouTube Music Weekend Midnight playlist.
Participating artists of YouTube Music Weekend vol.3: 宇多田ヒカル (Hikaru Utada) / NMB48 / Aimer / Awesome City Club / 鬼束ちひろ (Chihiro Onitsuka) / きゃりーぱみゅぱみゅ (Kyary Pamyu Pamyu) / Creepy Nuts / GLAY / 小林私 (Watashi Kobayashi) / 斉藤和義 (Kazuyoshi Saito) / 崎山蒼志 (Soshi Sakiyama) / 三代目 J SOUL BROTHERS from EXILE TRIBE (Sandaime J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE) / JP THE WAVY / GENERATIONS from EXILE TRIBE / SHISHAMO / しまも (shimamo) / Superfly / 7ORDER / DUSTCELL / Tani Yuuki / 東山奈央 (Nao Toyama) / Dragon Ash / ナオト・インティライミ (Naoto Inti Raymi) / Nulbarich / Vaundy / 秦 基博 (Motohiro Hata) / 浜崎あゆみ (Ayumi Hamasaki) / 春野 (haruno) / BEGIN / ヒプノシスマイク –Division Rap Battle- (Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle) / 福山雅治 (Masaharu Fukuyama) / 藤川千愛 (Chiai Fujikawa) / 藤原さくら (Sakura Fujiwara) / マカロニえんぴつ (Macaroni Empitsu) / mihoro* / 向井太一 (Taichi Mukai) / YuNi / LUCKY TAPES / THE RAMPAGE from EXILE TRIBE / Lefty Hand Cream
The VTubers that have said to join YouTube Music Weekend Midnight are: AZKi / 月ノ美兎 (Mito Tsukino) / ときのそら (Sora Tokino) / Nijisanji All Stars / 樋口楓 (Kaede Higuchi) / hololive Fes. Archives / Mori Calliope / 律可 (Rikka) / Rain Drops / ロボ子さん (Roboco-san).