Dress Down


"Dress Down" by Kaoru Akimoto is originally in the key of G minor. Released in 1986, it is part of Akimoto’s album "Cologne". The song is performed by Kaoru Akimoto, a Japanese vocalist known for her work in the City Pop genre. The composer of the track is Tetsuji Hayashi, a renowned figure in the Japanese music industry known for his work in pop and rock. An interesting piece of trivia about "Dress Down" is that it's considered a quintessential example of the City Pop genre, which saw a resurgence in popularity in the 2010s. The melody of "Dress Down" is smooth and laid-back, featuring a blend of synths and soft vocal lines typical of 1980s Japanese pop music, creating a nostalgic and relaxing listening experience.