Hikaru Utada's new single, "Proud" featuring XZT, Suboi, EK (L1 Remix), was released on November 6th.
On Tuesday, November 12, Kanagawa first launched the national tour at the beginning of the Yokohama Arena, celebrating the performans Hikaru Utada Laughter ı in the Dark Tour 2018. The song "Too Proud, XZT (Straight Fire Gang), Suboi, EK (L1 Remix)" was a remix of "Too Proud featuring Jevon", released in June on Utada's "Hatsukoi". From the 24-year-old rapper XZT, Vietnamese player, rapper Suboi, and more from Korea, joined Badass Asian rappers.
The title "L1 Remix" means "Language 1 Remix"; this is attributed to Uday, and to each reporter participating in "Language 1" in their own language. It is the first time Hikaru Utada has collaborated with Asian artists outside Japan. Together they auditioned.
Furthermore, on November 6, he launched a "Very Proud to Jevon" delivery and was released on the 7th of November with an analog board called "First Love Serial Number".