Japanese wunderkinds Babymetal have unleashed a new music video for the single “Karate.” Check it out below, and be sure to leave us a comment with your thoughts.

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“Karate” comes from the trio's upcoming sophomore effort Metal Resistance, slated to release April 1 via RAL/Sony Music Entertainment. Babymetal will also be hitting the states later this year for the “Babymetal World Tour 2016.”


Wednesday, May 4 – Playstation Theater – New York, NY

Thursday, May 5 – House Of Blues – Boston, MA

Saturday, May 7 – Electric Factory – Philadelphia, PA

Sunday, May 8 – Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion (Festival) – Concord, NC

Tuesday, May 10 – The Fillmore – Silver Spring, MD

Wednesday, May 11 – The Fillmore – Detroit, MI

Friday, May 13 – House of Blues – Chicago, IL

Saturday, May 14 – Northern Invasion (Festival) – Somerset, WI

Tuesday, July 12 – Showbox SoDo – Seattle, WA

Thursday, July 14 – Regency Ballroom – San Francisco, CA

Friday, July 15 – Wiltern Theater – Los Angeles, CA

Sunday, July 17 – Chicago Open Air (Festival) – Bridgeview, IL

Watch more: APTV interviews Babymetal at their first US festival