Crunchyroll Anime Awards 2024: Musical Performances, Presenters and Official Song!

The Anime Awards will be presented by celebrities such as Dallas Cowboys NFL player DeMarcus Lawrence!

Anime fans have made their voices heard! With over 34 million votes cast by the community worldwide (nearly double last year’s 18 million), the Crunchyroll Anime Awards 2024 today revealed a slate of musical performances, including YOASOBI and Shing02 performing some of the fans’ favorite tracks, alongside other celebrity presenters including wrestling legend Mercedes Varnado, American soccer star DeMarcus Lawrence and actress, singer and model Chiaki Kuriyama.

A unique theme song has been created especially for the Crunchyroll Anime Awards. The song was created by composer and music producer Hiroyuki Sawano (Attack of the Titans, Solo Leveling) and composer, arranger and lyricist Kohta Yamamoto (Attack of the Titans, Seven Deadly Sins); they will perform the song live at the ceremony, in its entirety and for the first time. The show’s signature song will be available to stream on Crunchyroll after the conclusion of the Anime Awards.

Below, in alphabetical order, is the full line-up of musical performances and new presenters for the ceremony and pre-show:

Musical performances by 

  • Hiroyuki SAWANO and KOHTA YAMAMOTO – composer, arranger, lyricist and music producer
  • Shing02, OMA and SPIN MASTER A-1 – hip hop artists and DJs
  • YOASOBI – Japanese pop duo

Pre-Show Presenters

  • Chiaki Kuriyama – actress, singer and model
  • DeMarcus Lawrence – Dallas Cowboys NFL soccer player 
  • Emiru – professional streamer, cosplayer and co-host of Steak & Eggs
  • Joaquim Dos Santos – director, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse
  • Labrinth – songwriter, producer, GRAMMY-nominated artist
  • Liza Soberano – actress, activist and entrepreneur
  • Mercedes Varnado – WWE world champion, actress
  • Nava Rose – fashion designer
  • Phil Lord & Chris Miller – Oscar-winning duo behind Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse
  • Porter Robinson – Grammy-nominated musician
  • Rashmika Mandanna – Indian film actress
  • So Takei – Japanese TV personality, comedian, actor and former Japanese decathlon champion
  • Vinnie Hacker – model, professional gamer and digital content creator 

The Anime Awards will take place on Saturday, March 2, 2024, with a live ceremony hosted by dubbing actress Sally Amaki and presenter Jon Kabira. Fans can watch the live broadcast on Crunchyroll’s YouTube and Twitch channels!

Source: Press release

AnimeTV チェーン bringing you the latest anime news direct from Japan ~ anytime! — Your new source of information!

Editor-in-Chief of English AnimeTV News.

Latest news

Japanese Boyband LIL LEAGUE Release New Song “HEAVY GAMER”!

Japanese boyband LIL LEAGUE have released their new song...

T・P BON Anime First Trailer Released!

Netflix has officially unveiled a first trailer of the...

Jellyfish Can’t Swim in the Night Shares Situation Visual of Kano and Mei!

The official website for Jellyfish Can’t Swim in the Night anime...

Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Season 2 Releases New Creditless OP & ED Theme for the Part 2!

The official website of the Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation anime has...

Blue Archive The Animation Unveils Opening and Ending Videos!

The official website for Blue Archive The Animation anime has released...