Hikaru Utada and THE BACK HORN have co-produced a single titled "Anata ga Matteru". The single goes on sale on February 22nd, 2017.
The band's vocalist Masashi Yamada featured in the Utada's single "One Night Magic". Utada on the other hand has attended several of the band's concerts.
Eijun Suganami revealed he came up with the melody when he heard Utada and Yamada sing together. During the demo, they immediately thought of Utada and approached her with it. It was revealed Utada wanted to come up with the lyrics and arrangement together.
The single "Anata ga Matteru" will include the song "Hajimari no Uta" as the coupling track.