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Happy Birthday (NEWS)

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Limited Edition Cover
Regular Edition Cover
Artist
NEWS
Single
Happy Birthday
Released
2008.10.01
Catalog Number
JECN-0175 (Limited Edition)
JECN-0176 (Regular Edition)
Price
¥1,000
Limited Edition Tracklist
  1. Happy Birthday
  2. Ganganganbatte (ガンガンガンバッテ)
  3. GAME of LOVE
  4. Happy Birthday (Original Karaoke)
Regular Edition Tracklist
  1. Happy Birthday
  2. Ganganganbatte (ガンガンガンバッテ)
  3. Push On!


Information

Happy Birthday is NEWS' tenth single. Happy Birthday was used as the KOSÉ "HAPPY BATH DAY" CM song. This single reached #1 on the Oricon charts and sold 239,245 copies, becoming the #26 single of 2008. It charted for 15 weeks and sold a total of 242,581 copies

TV Performances

Song Information

Lyrics
SEAMO
Music
SEAMO / Shintaro "Growth" Izutsu
Other Information
Arrangement: Shintaro "Growth" Izutsu
Brass&Strings: Naoki
A.Guitar, G.Guitar: Ishinari Masato
Trumpet: Sakuma Isao / Kobayashi Masahiro
Trombone: Igarashi Makoto
T.Sax: Murase Kazuhiro
Strings: RUSH by Kato Takashi
Chorus: Kawamura Yumi
Mixed by Takeuchi Tetsuro

Oricon Chart Positions

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 201,304
1 7 7 6 5 5 7 6 18,301
4 20 17 15 15 14 12 15 8,039
13 39 30 28 28 23 22 31 4,803
20 39 38 43 38 44 39 41 2,694
23 - - - - - - 62 1,803
- - - - - - - 103 838
- - - - - - - 101 906
- - - - - - - 172 557
- - - - - - - out for 4 weeks
- - - - - - - 131 1,188
- - - - - - -
- - - - - - - 99 586
- - - - - - - 142 413
- - - - - - - out for 1 week
- - - - - - - 113 773
- - - - - - - 187 376

Total Reported Sales: 242,581

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