|A sample of a cover song by AKHTS|
"Kataomoi no Karaage", composed by Amakuchi Hime
AKHTS is a French YouTube singer known for her sweet and kind singing voice.
She generally sings in higher ranges, though she has also been heard singing tomboyish in certain songs, such as in "Dou Kangaetemo Watashi wa Warukunai". She has sung in French, Spanish, Latin, Japanese, and English.
AKHTS was originally known for her popular Lucky Star MADs, but has lost most of her audience after a forced YouTube channel termination in September 2011. At the height of her popularity, she had over 2 thousand followers and millions of views. She has since then created a new YouTube account, on which she regularly posts MADs and vocal covers. Starting from Winter 2013, she released new covers and MADs less frequently compared to earlier times.
Her most popular vocal cover viewable on her new account is "Nippon Egao Hyakkei" with over 22.5K views as of April 2014.
In summer 2011, AKHTS started working with a fellow YouTuber redtails, also known as Onne, with whom she has created a band called Raven's Jig in March 2012. Their band generally creates original arrangements and lyrics based on various other music, from anime and video games to movies and folk tales, and often make instrumental-only arrangements. For a couple of their songs, such as "Yearnings of the Wind" utaite Kanipan. has contributed to the vocals.
Affiliations and Collaboration ProjectsEdit
List of Covered SongsEdit
Songs on SoundCloudEdit
- She enjoys drawing and creating comic strips.
- She is originally from France, though speaks fluent English and Spanish additionally to French.
- Her favourite anime character is Bonobono, from the likewise-named 1995 anime television series, as is evident from the large amount of Bonobono-related MADs and songs on her channel, as well as her avatar.
- She often attends Japanese conventions in and around Paris, where she often cosplays as Bonobono.
- She is sometimes recognized on Nico Nico Douga streams as "Bonobono", even when she is not wearing her blue kigurumi.
- She actively participates in a French RPG forum, where she plays as Satsuki Yotsuba, originally from Negima! Magister Negi Magi
- She can play the harp.
- ↑ AKHTS's blog entry "Les difficultés de la vie"
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 AKHTS' deviantART
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 A retreived version of AKHTS' old YouTube account
- ↑ AKHTS's entry on 30joursdebd
- ↑ AKHTS' blog
- ↑ Around 5:10 AKHTS is introduced during a 6-hour live NND live-stream event as the first to sing during this event
- ↑ AKHTS's forum profile
- ↑ A harp cover on YouTube by AKHTS