Brett Jensen (
Mon, 24 Jul 2000 02:50:59 -0700

Michael Wong x4241 wrote:

> Nah, I doubt the American public will like anime style music too much. I
> actually do like Yohko Kanno's work on Escaflowne, but don't like most anime/
> J-pop music. I'd bet that most American kids would switch to another channel
> when they hear Japanese lyrics.

Not true. There are several instances of Japanese lyrics in the songs "Just
communication" and "Rythm Emotion" which appear in multiple episodes of Gundam W;
as broadcast on cartoon network. That show is just as popular with the kids (mabey
more so) as the mangled shows.

---Brett Jensen

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