Worldwide Media reaction on BABYMETAL “KARATE” Music Video

BABYMETAL its new Music Video for "KARATE", song part of the upcoming second Studio Album "Metal Resistance" to be released on FOX DAY, April 1st. The premier of the video reached several sites around the world from the most important sites in Japan and Europe like TeamRock to others from Australia to Spain, from Rusia to Brazil. Check our extensive report with a big number of sites talking about BABYMETAL's new Music Video "KARATE".

 

The world is talking about BABYMETAL's new Music Video "KARATE"

BABYMETAL released its new Music Video "KARATE", track 2 of their new album "Metal Resistance" to be released on FOX DAY. KARATE, was released at first on Music Choice as exclusive content for U.S Subscribers on March 17 and later was released on Youtube, very fast reached 1.000.000 views on Youtube in just 3 days. 

 

With the release of the new Video first Japanese sites from Billboard Japan to MTV Japan and Natalie mentioned the quality of the awesome Video. But after a few hours, and in the following days the rest of the world started to talk about "KARATE" featuring posts from TeamRock, Kerrang!, Loudwire, to several new sites from Karate sites to Anime Sites, online Newspapers and many more featuring only the Video, Reviews and in sites like BlubberMouth or Metal Sucks with great activity in the comments sections.

 

Something interesting to remark is the increasing number of posts and exposure of BABYMETAL in countries like Australia with constant features on SBS Pop Asia, Spain, Rusia, Mexico and Brazil with very important sites like Rock Noize and Whiplash Net. These three countries (Australia, Rusia and Brazil) in particular have a great number of fans specially Rusia (VK community reached more than 10.000 followers) and Brazil (FB Fan Page with more than 5.000 followers).

As special note BABYMETAL's Music Video for "KARATE" received a feature in Vietnam for first time. on Giao Bao.

 

Below, the full list of Media sites from Japan and International Media sites talking about "KARATE" that we could find in the last 10 days since the release of the Music Video, we hope you like it! 

 

JAPANESE MEDIA REACTION ON "KARATE": 

Billboard Japan: BABYMETAL ニューアルバムから新曲「KARATE」MV公開

Natalie: MOAMETALのお気に入り!BABYMETAL「KARATE」MV公開

MTV Japan: BABYMETAL、最新ミュージックビデオ「KARATE」公開

Japan Today: BABYMETAL debuts music video for 'Karate,' the lead single off new album

GekiRock: BABYMETAL、4/1に世界同時リリースするニュー・アルバム『METAL RESISTANCE』より「KARATE」のMV公開!

OK Music: BABYMETAL、"礼の精神"を感じさせる新曲「KARATE」のMV公開!

Rockin'on 69: BABYMETAL、新曲“KARATE”ミュージックビデオ公開!

Barks: BABYMETAL、「KARATE」MV公開。「この3人で突き進んでいきたい」

Amass: BABYMETALが新曲「KARATE」のミュージックビデオを公開

NME Japan: BABYMETAL、ニュー・アルバムより“KARATE”のミュージック・ビデオが公開

Music Japan Plus: BABYMETAL releases new music video "KARATE"

Qetic: 【動画】BABYMETAL、空手を彷彿とさせるダンスの新曲MV「KARATE」を公開

Tokyo Girls Update: BABYMETAL Unleash Fists of Fury in the MV for “KARATE”!

Music LoungeBABYMETAL、世界同時発売のニューアルバムから新曲「KARATE」MV公開

Arama Japan: BABYMETAL SHOWS OFF THEIR SKILLS IN “KARATE” PV

 

INTERNATIONAL MEDIA REACTION ON "KARATE": 

TeamRock: Babymetal in Karate video

Alternative Press: Babymetal unhitch new music video for “Karate”

Kerrang! Magazine: BABYMETAL REVEAL KARATE VIDEO

Loudwire: BabyMetal Enter the Battleground in ‘KARATE’ Video

NPR Music: Songs We Love: Babymetal, 'Karate'

AXS: Watch: Babymetal's video for 'Karate' will make you want to do some karate

Rock Sound: BABYMETAL HAVE POSTED A VIDEO FOR ‘KARATE’

Revolver Magazine: Babymetal Premiere Official Video for “Karate”

Metal Injection: BABYMETAL Show You How To Do "Karate" In A New Music Video

Metal Sucks: The Babymetal “Karate” Video is Here!

BlabblerMouth: Video Premiere: BABYMETAL's 'Karate'

Metal Hammer DE: Babymetal: Neues Musik-Video zu ‘KARATE’

The Noise Cartel: BABYMETAL UNVEIL ‘KARATE’ VIDEO

Crunchyroll: BABYMETAL Unleash New Music Video, Break Stuff, With "KARATE"

SDP Noticias: A hacer headbanging con el nuevo video de Babymetal

Brain To Crush: BABYMETAL lanza el videoclip “Karate”

Stereoboard: Babymetal Reveal Video For Karate

Punktastic: BABYMETAL REVEAL VIDEO FOR ‘KARATE’

Upset Magazine: Babymetal fight off masked foes in new video for ‘Karate’

Bloody Disgusting: Babymetal are Ready to “Karate” Kick Your Ass!

NME: Babymetal Take On Some Badass Demons In The Ridiculous New Video For 'Karate'

Rock Noize: Babymetal lança clipe de ‘Karate’! Assista

Icon Vs Icon: BABYMETAL Unveil Music Video For “Karate” From Upcoming Album ‘Metal Resistance’

Metallus IT: BabyMetal: guarda il video di “Karate”

Anime News Network: Babymetal Idol Group Releases New Video, Late Show Appearance Possibly Cancelled 

Rockol IT: Babymetal: il video del nuovo singolo "Karate" è online - GUARDA

Horns Up: BABYMETAL balance le premier clip de son deuxième album

Kill You Stereo: BABYMETAL release video for ‘Karate’

Actualidad Musica: "KARATE": Primer Single de lo nuevo de BABYMETAL 

Giao Bao: BABYMETAL - KARATE. Khi các baby Nhật kết hợp với hard rock

Hit The Floor Magazine: 7 THINGS WE LOVE ABOUT BABYMETAL’S NEW VIDEO – ‘KARATE’

Midlands Metalheads: BABYMETAL UNVEIL ‘KARATE’ VIDEO

Complete Music Update: Approved: Babymetal – Karate

Turk Guitar: Babymetal Gümbür Gümbür Geliyor: Yeni Albümden İlk Parça Yayımlandı

SBS Pop Asia: VIDEO: BABYMETAL's 'Karate' MV is out!

Journal De Montreal: Voici la nouvelle chanson des Babymetal

KNAC: BABYMETAL Release New Video For "Karate"

Jump Metal: BABYMETAL Estrena Videoclip "Karate"

Guitarristas Info: Babymetal publica "Karate", su nuevo videoclip

Rocket News 24: BABYMETAL debuts music video for “Karate”, the lead single off new album

Mitch Schneider Organization: BABYMETAL Premiere Official Video For New Single "KARATE" 

MXDWN: WATCH: BabyMetal Release New Video For “KARATE”

Leganerd: Babymetal tornano a colpi di Karate

Metal Bands Brazil: Babymetal - Novo Videoclip "karate"

Hammer World: BABYMETAL - KLIPPREMIER: KARATE

Pure Rock News: Babymetal Unhitch New Music Video For “Karate”

Radio Metal: BABYMETAL DÉVOILE UN CLIP VIDÉO POUR LA CHANSON « KARATE »

We Rock: Гледайте новия видеоклип на BABYMETAL "Karate"

Demons Zone: Babymetal’s video for the song Karate is here!

Astarta: Babymetal опубликовали новый клип "Karate" онлайн

Artiestien Nieuws: BABYMETAL komt met videoclip voor ‘Karate’

Mondo Sonoro: Babymetal regresan con “Karate”

El Sol de Tijuana: Babymetal estrena el primer sencillo "Karate"

Vents Magazine: BABYMETAL Premiere Official Video for New Single “KARATE” 

Mondo Marziale: Karate il nuovo singolo delle Babymetal

GwiGwi: BABYMETAL rilis video musik terbaru KARATE

Homicidols: What the ‘KARATE’ Video Says about the Future of Babymetal & Idol Metal

Nijisan: BABYMETAL HAVE A NEW MUSIC VIDEO

News School Kaidan:: BABYMETAL: ‘Karate’ Track Review

Kimi Kame: BABYMETAL “KARATE” MV RELEASED

Legendary Kiss Press: Babymetal Release Music Video for “Karate

Metal Bands France: Babymetal - Vidéoclip Pour "karate" Mis En Ligne

Music Drops BR: Babymetal lança o vídeo para a faixa “Karate”

Spazio Rock: Babymetal: il video di "Karate"

Heavy Metal DK: Babymetal er ikke færdige med dig

A Jounal Of Musical Things: New Awesomeness from BABYMETAL

Metal Sickness: BABYMETAL : NOUVEAU CLIP "KARATE"

Yo Sushi: NEW BABYMETAL MUSIC VIDEO KARATE

Idol News DE: BABYMETAL: DAS MUSIKVIDEO ZU KARATE IST DA!

Smash Press: BABYMETAL brengt video uit

Impossible Records: La banda Japonesa BABYMETAL estrenó el día de hoy su nuevo Video Clip "KARATE"

Louder Than Words: BABYMETAL releaset video

Zware Metalen: Babymetal toont Karate

Rock n Heavy: Babymetal estreiam vídeo da música “Karate”

Accidental Bear: BABYMETAL Shares New Video for “Karate”

JRock Radio: BABYMETAL – KARATE (OFFICIAL)

Los ControladoresBABYMETAL – KARATE (OFFICIAL)

Time to Rock: BABYMETAL В НОВОМ ВООДУШЕВЛЯЮЩЕМ РОЛИКЕ «KARATE»

Alex Henmue: BABYMETAL’s kickass Music Video for “KARATE” is exactly what the world needed

Upcoming 100: Songs We Love: Babymetal, 'Karate'

Metal Hobbit Speaks: BABYMETAL UNVEIL ‘KARATE’ VIDEO

 

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Report by: Maik Gianino.