First included in Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum Session!
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Song data
Released September 28, 2016
Genre(s) J-pop
Performed by Kenshi Yonezu
Lyrics by Kenshi Yonezu
Composed by Kenshi Yonezu
Arranged by Kenshi Yonezu
Kouichi Tsutaya
Label Sony Music Records (Sony Music Entertainment)

"LOSER" (Japanese: LOSER, Rūzā) is a song performed by Kenshi Yonezu.

About the song

The single, "LOSER/Number Nine", was released on September 28, 2016 under Sony Music Entertainment's Sony Music Records label. The song itself is also made available digitally alone. It was later included in Yonezu's 4th album "BOOTLEG", which was released on November 1, 2017.

The digital downloads of the song had reached 500,000 downloads, and had reached 3rh place in the Billboard Japan Hot 100 weekly chart at peak. Meanwhile, "LOSER/Number Nine" had reached the 2nd place in the Oricon weekly chart at peak.

The song was later used in one of the Japanese commercials for Honda Jade that was released in May 2018.[1]

It was first included in Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum Session! as part of the base game on the console platforms and in Taiko no Tatsujin: Green Version at launch on the arcade platforms.

Unlike other licensed songs, the original audio master was used.

List of games




Difficulty Rating Combo
Easy ★ x 3 88
Normal ★ x 5 203
Hard ★ x 6 283
Oni / Extreme ★ x 8 347

J-pop (2011)
Pops (2020, Drum Session)


  1. Honda Movie Channel (Japanese)
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