The Jakarta Post
Sherina performs a song for Studio Ghibli's TVC. (facebook.com/SherinaOfficial/File)
Indonesian singer-songwriter Sherina reportedly sang for a television commercial project (TVC) with a Tokyo-based animation film studio, Studio Ghibli.
Aired in Japan, the TVC is part of a campaign for Japanese food manufacturer House Foods Group.
Sherina uploaded the song on both her official Instagram and Twitter accounts. “The title of this song is 庭の千草 [Niwa no Chigusa], originally a beautiful Irish song, ‘The Last Rose of Summer’,” she wrote on her Instagram, adding that the song was available on iTunes, Spotify and other music distribution websites.
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The singer previously uploaded a photo of herself alongside Studio Ghibli film producer Toshio Suzuki and celebrated animation director Hayao Miyazaki who was holding her 2013 album, Tuna.
At the age of 9, Sherina launched her debut album, "Andai Aku Besar Nanti" (When I Grow Up). She also starred in one of Riri Riza's most popular movies, Petualangan Sherina (Sherina's Adventure) in 2000. (kes)