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Every Single Love Live! Held Over The Years

Every Single Love Live! Held Over The Years

Photo: A beautiful sea of orange created by µ’s fans during the climax of the song “Snow halation”, photo taken from Day 1 of µ’s Final Love Live!.
In the Love Live! franchise, the concerts that the main units hold are known as “Love Live!”, referencing the competition of the same name held in the shows. This post lists every single one since the creation of the project in 2010.

µ’s First Love Live!

Venue: Yokohama BLITZ
Date: February 19, 2012
DVD/Blu-ray Release: November 21, 2012

µ’s New Year Love Live! 2013

Venue: Tokyo Dome City Hall
Date: January 3, 2013
DVD/Blu-ray Release: April 24, 2013 (Part 1), June 21, 2013 (Part 2), August 28, 2013 (Part 3)

– Yoshino Nanjo (Eli Ayase) did not participate in this live due to fripSide‘s 10th Anniversary concert taking place around the same time. The Blu-rays were coupled with the 2nd, 4th and 6th TV Anime Blu-ray Volumes.

µ’s 3rd Anniversary Love Live!

Venue: Pacifico Yokohama
Date: June 16, 2013
DVD/Blu-ray Release: December 25, 2013

– 1st concert to be live-streamed to cinemas across Japan. Also, the last song of Encore 2 “Bokura wa Ima no Naka de” was originally not part of the program.

µ’s →NEXT Love Live! 2014 ~ENDLESS PARADE~

Venue: Saitama Super Arena
Dates: February 8-9, 2014
DVD/Blu-ray Release: July 23, 2014 (Day 2), July 25, 2014 (Day 1, Part 1), September 24, 2014 (Day 1, Part 2), November 21, 2014 (Day 1, Part 3)

– This was their first concert to be live-streamed to cinemas in other countries.

µ’s Go→Go! Love Live! 2015 ~Dream Sensation!~

Venue: Saitama Super Arena
Dates: January 31 + February 1, 2015
DVD/Blu-ray Release: September 30, 2015

– Was live-streamed to cinemas across Japan, as well as in Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia.
– The “Go→Go!” prefix is presumably a pun on the Japanese word “Go (五)” meaning five, since this is their 5th solo concert.
– Aina Kusuda (Nozomi Tojo)’s 26th birthday was celebrated here.
– The images of Nico Yazawa and Maki Nishikino displayed on the moving stages during the “Zurui yo Magnetic today” performance were drawn by their seiyuus, Sora Tokui and Pile.

µ’s Final Love Live! ~µ’s Forever♪~

Venue: Tokyo Dome
Dates: March 31 + April 1, 2016
DVD/Blu-ray Release: September 28, 2016

– This was µ’s final solo-act concert.
– The concert was live-streamed to 221 cinemas in Japan, as well as in China, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines and Australia.
– All 9 members of Aqours attended this live.
– The concert dates are Japan’s graduation days for schools, which makes sense as in the anime, µ’s are school idols.
– The concert filled the entire 55,000-seater Tokyo Dome.
– It also filled cinemas across Japan and the eastern side of the globe.
– Tokyo’s cherry blossoms were in full bloom at this time, bringing an end to Love Live! the same way it had started with the original art. Emi Nitta (Honoka Kosaka) stated that this wasn’t intentional, but it was very much like Love Live! to connect like this.
– The costumes were highest in priority and production started in January, while the setlists were lowest in priority and were only decided a few weeks before the live.
– After the members went backstage for the last time, the audience began chanting “µ’s” repeatedly, to which the members just hugged together and listened quietly while crying.

Aqours First Love Live! ~Step! ZERO to ONE~

Venue: Yokohama Arena
Dates: February 25-26, 2017
DVD/Blu-ray Release: September 27, 2017

– The concert was live-streamed in cinemas in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, China, Canada and the USA.
– First concert to be shown theatrically in the United States.

Aqours 2nd Love Live! HAPPY PARTY TRAIN TOUR

Venues: Nippon Gaishi Hall (August 5-6), World Memorial Hall (August 19-20), MetLife Dome (Sep 29-30)
Dates: August 5-6, August 19-20, September 29-30, 2017
DVD/Blu-ray Release: April 25, 2018

– Day 1 of the August shows were live-streamed in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and Hong Kong.
– The September shows were also live-streamed in those countries, as well as in China.
– The September 30 show was live-streamed in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Canada, Thailand, the USA, Australia and New Zealand.
– Nippon Gaishi Hall was where most of Love Live! Sunshine!! Season 1 Episode 13 took place. The group also performed “MIRAI TICKET” here in the anime.

Aqours 3rd Love Live! Tour ~WONDERFUL STORIES~

Venues: MetLife Dome (June 9-10), Osakajou Hall (June 16-17), Marine Messe Fukuoka (July 7-8)
Dates: June 9-10, June 16-17, July 7-8, 2018
DVD/Blu-ray Release: March 6, 2019

– Disc 6 of the DVD/Blu-ray features a making of video for the tour.

Aqours World Love Live! in LA ~Beyond the Pacific~

Venue: Microsoft Theatre
Date: July 4, 2018

– This live took place as part of ANISONG WORLD MATSURI 2018 ~Japan Super Live~ at Anime Expo.
– This is the first full-length live concert to be held outside of Japan.

Aqours 4th Love Live! ~ Sailing to the Sunshine ~

Venue: Tokyo Dome
Dates: November 17-18, 2018
DVD/Blu-ray Release: May 29, 2019

– The first Love Live! concert to feature a live orchestra.
– The orchestra’s conductor Kato Tatsuya is the composer of the anime soundtracks “Sailing to the Sunshine”“Journey to the Sunshine” and the film soundtrack “Sailing to the Rainbow”.

Aqours World Love Live! ASIA TOUR 2019

Venues: Taipei International Convention Center, Taipei (April 6-7), Makuhari Event Hall, Chiba (April 13-14), KBS Arena, Seoul (April 20-21), Convention Center, Shanghai (March 23-24)
Dates: March 23-24, April 6-7, April 13-14, April 20-21, 2019
DVD/Blu-ray Release: February 16, 2022 (Seoul Day 2)

– During the tour, Arisa Komiya (Dia Kurosawa) suffered from an acute hives outbreak possibly linked to an immediate-type allergy, causing her to withdraw from some portions of a leg or from a leg of the tour entirely.

Aqours 5th Love Live! ~ Next SPARKLING!! ~

Venue: Metlife Dome
Dates: June 8-9, 2019
DVD/Blu-ray Release: January 8, 2020

– First solo concert to now have the respective group’s first single performed on either day (“Kimi no Kokoro wa Kagayaiteru kai?” was not performed).

Aqours World Love Live! in LA ~ BRAND NEW WAVE ~

Venue: The Novo
Dates: July 5-6, 2019
DVD/Blu-ray Release: February 16, 2022 (Day 1)

– Arisa Komiya did not participate due to treatment for an acute hives outbreak.

Aqours ONLINE Love Live!

Dates: October 10-11, 2020 (~LOST WORLD~), December 30-31, 2020 (~WHITE ISLAND~)
DVD/Blu-ray Release: July 7. 2021

– In ~WHITE ISLAND~, Kanako Takatsuki (Hanamaru Kunikida) only appears in pre-recorded footage as she couldn’t perform due to health concerns.

Aqours EXTRA Love Live! ~DREAMY CONCERT 2021~

Dates: December 29-30, 2021
DVD/Blu-ray Release: August 17, 2022

Aqours 6th Love Live! ~KU-RU-KU-RU Rock ‘n’ Roll TOUR~



Venues: Vantelin Dome (February 12-13), Belluna Dome (March 5-6), Tokyo Dome (June 25-26)
Dates: February 12-13, March 5-6, June 25-26, 2022
DVD/Blu-ray Release: November 2, 2022 (OCEAN STAGE/Vantelin Dome), December 14, 2022 (SUNNY STAGE/Belluna Dome), February 15, 2023 (WINDY STAGE/Tokyo Dome)

– The concert was originally scheduled as a DOME TOUR but the following locations were cancelled due to COVID-19: Nagoya Dome Sep 5-6, 2020, Belluna Dome Sep 19-20, 2020, Tokyo Dome Oct 10-11, 2020, Fukuoka PayPay Dome Dec 26-27, 2020, Kyocera Dome Jan 16-17, 2021.
– On June 26, the second day of WINDY STAGE, “Meimei Tantei Yohane” was performed despite it not having been previewed or released at the time.

Aqours EXTRA Love Live! 2023 ~It’s a Mugendai☆WORLD~

Venues: Musashino Forest Sport Plaza (Feb 11-12), Makuhari Messe Event Hall (March 11-12)
Dates: February 11-12, March 11-12, 2023
DVD/Blu-ray Release: December 13, 2023

– For the performance of “BANZAI! digital trippers” during the encore, Hatsune Miku appeared to perform beside Aqours on a screen situated at the stage’s bottom floor, behind the performers.
– The premise of the intermission videos is a homage to the “whodunnit” variety of detective fiction.

Nijigasaki High School Idol Club
Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club First Live “with You”

Venue: Musashino Forest Sports Plaza
Dates: December 14-15, 2019
DVD/Blu-ray Release: August 5, 2020

– During Day 2, the Nijigasaki TV Anime adaptation was announced.

Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club 2nd Live!

Venue: Tokyo Garden Theater
Dates: September 12-13, 2020
DVD/Blu-ray Release: March 24, 2021

– These concerts were entirely absent of an audience, and were live-streamed due to COVID-19.
– This is the first concert to include all ten members performing in multiple songs following Shioriko Mifune’s official induction in Chapter 17 of the main story of Love Live! School idol festival ALL STARS.

Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club 3rd Live! School Idol Festival ~Yume no Hajimari~

Venue: MetLife Dome
Dates: May 8-9, 2021
DVD/Blu-ray Release: January 12, 2022

– First concert where Hinaki Yano (Yu Takasaki) appeared in-person and as a performer.
– Moeka Koizumi (Shioriko Mifune) did not appear due to the concert being anime-oriented (Shioriko was not in the anime at this time), though she left a message on the cheering flag and attended the second day as a spectator.
– Due to health issues, Tomori Kusunoki (Setsuna Yuki) did not participate in the songs performed on moving carts and the second performance of “NEO SKY, NEO MAP!” where she only appeared at the end to rejoin the rest of the cast to recreate the ending of the PV on stage.
– During the second day, the second season of the Nijigasaki anime was announced.

Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club 4th Live! ~Love the Life We Live~

Venue: Kyocera Dome
Dates: February 26-27, 2022
DVD/Blu-ray Release: July 27, 2022

– First concert to include all 12 members following Mia Taylor and Lanzhu Zhong’s induction in Chapter 30 of the main story in SIF ALL STARS.
– Due to her health condition, Tomori Kusunoki was unable to participate in the group performances. She was also unable to dance, and was only seen on stage during “Yada!” in which she rode on a cart. She also sat down on a chair for majority of the MC portions.

Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club 5th Live! Nijigasaku Basho

Venues: Tokyo Garden Theatre (September 10-11), Musashino Forest Sport Plaza (September 17-18)
Dates: September 10-11, 17-18, 2022
DVD/Blu-ray Release: March 22, 2023

– Tokyo Garden Theatre was the same venue where the group’s second live was held, alongside DiverDiva and R3BIRTH’s live concerts and fan meetings. The group’s concert in the episode “Let This Thrill Resonate—” was also held here.
– Musashino Forest Sport Plaza was the same venue where their first live was held.
– Tomori Kusunoki limited her participation in any group songs during the Colorful Dreams! Colorful Smiles! (Sep 10-11) concert, where she stood at a side of the stage for the whole concert (except for during “TOKIMEKI Runners” which she did not participate in).
– Akari Kito (Kanata Konoe) experienced arm pain prior to the September 11 show, and modified her choreography slightly.

Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club 6th Live! I love You ⇆ You love Me

Venues: AICHI SKY EXPO Hall A (December 23-24), K-Arena Yokohama (January 13-14)
Dates: December 23-24, 2023 + January 13-14, 2024
DVD/Blu-ray Release: TBA

– Chiemi Tanaka (Rina Tennoji) suffered throat issues prior to the December 24 performance, and thus participated by lip-syncing to pre-recorded vocals.
– This is the first solo live concert to feature Coco Hayashi as Setsuna Yuki.

Liella! First Love Live! Tour ~Starlines~

Venues: Beisia Culture Hall (Oct 30-31), Kurashiki City Auditorium (Nov 6-7), Manamiru Iwamizawa City Hall (Nov 14-25), Orix Theater (Nov 20-21), LINE CUBE SHIBUYA (Nov 25-26), Kitakyushu Soleil Hall (Dec 4-5), NTK Hall (Dec 11-12), Hall of the Forest 21 (Dec 17-18), Phoenix Plaza (Dec 25-26), Sendai Sun Plaza Hall (Jan 8-9), Tokyo Garden Theater (Jan 15-16)
Dates: October 30-31 + November 6-7, 14-25, 20-21, 25-26 + December 4-5, 11-12, 17-18, 25-26, 2021 + January 8-9, 15-16, 2022
DVD/Blu-ray Release: July 6, 2022

– The Tokyo Garden Theater performances featured Sunny Passion as guest performers.

Liella! 2nd Love Live! ~ What a Wonderful Dream!! ~

Venues: PIA ARENA MM (March 12-13), Nippon Gaishi Hall (April 2-3), Osaka-Jo Hall (June 4-5)
Dates: March 12-13 + April 2-3 + June 4-5, 2022
DVD/Blu-ray Release: January 18, 2023

– The June 4th and 5th dates featured the Yuigaoka Girls Band.
– Last live to feature the original 5-member lineup.

Liella! 3rd Love Live! Tour ~WE WILL!!~

Venues: Xebio Arena Sendai (Dec 3-4), AICHI SKY EXPO (Dec 10-11), Makuhari Messe International Exhibition Center (Jan 7-8), Hokkai Kitayell (Jan 13-14), Osaka-Jo Hall (Jan 21-22), Musashino Forest Sport Plaza Main Arena (Jan 28-29), Belluna Dome (March 4-5)
Dates: December 3-4, 10-11, 2022 + January 7-8, 13-14, 21-22, 28-29 + March 4-5, 2023
DVD/Blu-ray Release: October 4, 2023

– 1st live to feature the 9-member lineup.
– During the encore on the March 5 concert, “Second Sparkle” was performed despite it being unreleased at the time.
– Sakura Sakakura attended the December 4 show. She was later added to Liella!.

Liella! 4th Love Live! Tour ~brand new Sparkle~

Venues: Makuhari Messe International Exhibition Center (August 19-20) [KALEIDOSCORE Edition], Port Messe Nagoya New Exhibition Hall 1 (August 26-27) [CatChu! Edition], Musashino Forest Sport Plaza Main Arena (Sep 9-10) [5yncri5e! Edition]
Dates: August 19-20, 26-27 + September 9-10, 2023
DVD/Blu-ray Release: May 15, 2024

– 1st live to feature the 11-member lineup.

Liella! 5th Love Live! ~Twinkle Triange~

Venues: West Japan General Exhibition Center New Wing (Jan 20-21), Musashino Forest Sport Plaza Main Arena (Feb 10-11)
Dates: January 20-21 + February 10-11, 2024
DVD/Blu-ray Release: TBA

– The January 20 show was held on Wien Margarete’s birthday.

Hasunosora Girls’ High School Idol Club
Love Live! Hasunosora Girls’ High School Idol Club 1st Live Tour ~RUN! CAN! FUN!~

Venues: West Japan General Exhibition Center New Wing (Oct 21-22), Musashino Forest Sports Plaza (Nov 18-19), AICHI SKY EXPO Hall A (Nov 25-26)
Dates: October 21-22 + November 18-19, 25-26, 2023
DVD/Blu-ray Release: TBA

– Also features the sub-units Mira-Cra Park!DOLLCHESTRA and Cerise Bouquet.

Other Love Live! Shows:
Love Live! Fest

Venue: Saitama Super Arena
Dates: January 18-19, 2020
DVD/Blu-ray Release: September 9, 2020
Performers: µ’s, Aqours, Saint Snow, Nijigasaki High School Idol Club

– This was µ’s’ first live performance since their final Love Live!.
– This is the first live concert to feature all the main groups of the ongoing branches. A-RISE were an exception, but all of their voice actresses were present in the audience.

COUNTDOWN Love Live! 2021→2022 ~LIVE with a smile!~

Date: December 31, 2021
DVD/Blu-ray Release: September 14, 2022
Performers: Aqours, Nijigasaki High School Idol Club, Liella!

– This concert is similar to Aqours’ Live ~WHITE ISLAND~ due to both being held on New Year’s Eve and being noted as a “COUNTDOWN Love Live!”.
– Tomori Kusunoki did not participate in the performances of “TOKIMEKI Runners”“L! L! L!” and “Miracle STAY TUNE!” due to her physical condition.

Ijigen Fes IDOLM@STER♥ Love Live! Uta Gassen

Venue: Tokyo Dome
Dates: December 9-10, 2023
DVD/Blu-ray Release: August 7, 2024
Performers: Aqours, Nijigasaki High School Idol Club, Liella!, Hasunosora Girls’ High School Idol Club, Cinderella GirlsMillion Live!Shiny Colors

– Collaboration live featuring The iDOLM@STER groups.

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