You know them pop stars - celebrities who don't play instruments, can't sing and can't really dance either.
Behold the next step in prepackaged, manufactured entertainment...
Whoa, that's almost... adorable.
As YouTubber anharmyenone grimly observed: "Skynet is a Japanese idol singer."
Verily I say, beware of Those with the half-bent knees and awkward head-shake.
via Tokyo Mango
Update 24 Dec 2010: Video with clearer (less buzzy) sound quality and some close-ups of the robot - from AIST Channel.
Would you like to know more?
- The star: HRP-4C Gynoid
- The synthesized singing: Vocaloid Hatsune Miku
- The song: "出逢った頃のように" by EveryLittleThing
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