Tatsuro Yamashita’s original album has finally been completed and will be released on June 22nd, 2022. The title “SOFTLY” expresses Tatsuro Yamashita’s earnest desire to softly embrace this turbulent era with music. This is the 14th original album since “Ray Of Hope” released in 2011. This work contains a total of 15 songs, including a completely new song, in addition to the single released as the theme song for movies and dramas. Also note that all existing songs have been given a new-mix and the sound quality has improved.