SEKAI NO OWARI will be producing a song for the annually held NHK National School Music Contest. This song will be titled “Present“, and will be the song that Junior High students will be singing in order to win in this competition. The song will be written by pianist Saori, while the lyrics will be written by guitarist Nakajin. The general message of the song will be: even when you are feeling down, you are a gift to this world.
This years theme for the contest will focus on peace, in celebration of Japan’s 70th year without a war after the events of World War II.