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Wait & See ~Risk~

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Single Cover
DVD Cover
Artist
Utada Hikaru
Single
Wait & See ~Risk~ (Wait & See ~リスク~)
Released
2000.04.19 (CD)
2000.06.30 (DVD)
Catalog Number
TOCT-22070 (CD)
TOBF-5031 (DVD)
Price
¥1,260 (CD)
¥1,500 (DVD)
Tracklist
  • CD
  1. Wait & See ~Risk~ (Wait & See ~リスク~)
  2. Hayatochiri (はやとちり; Jumping to Conclusions)
  3. Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)
  4. Wait & See ~Risk~ (Baton Girl Mix) (バトンガール Mix)
  5. Wait & See ~Risk~ (Original Karaoke)
  • DVD
  1. Wait & See ~Risk~
  2. Making of Wait & See ~Risk~


Information

"Wait & See ~Risk~" is the fifth single released by Utada Hikaru. It was first released as a CD single and two months later as a DVD single. Much like her previous single, "Addicted To You", the song was produced by famed American R&B duo Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis. "Wait & See ~Risk~" contains a few English lyrics not listed in the booklet: "Is it all for you? Give it all for you," and "Wait and see, until you see all there is to see."

The single reached #1 on Oricon charts and charted for 21 weeks, becoming the #3 single of 2000 in Japan. It reached #29 on World Charts for single airplay, and reached #18 for sales. In total, the single sold over 1,662,000 copies.

Song Information

Utada Hikaru promoting the single
Lyrics
Utada Hikaru
Music
Utada Hikaru
Other Information
Arrangement: Utada Hikaru and Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis
Drum Programming: Xavier Smith
Guitar: Dave Barry
All Other Instruments: Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis

Concert Performances

Disambiguation

There are three versions of "Wait & See ~Risk~" to be found in Utada's discography. These different versions are:

Wait & See ~Risk~
Found on the "Wait & See ~Risk~" single as track #1, on Distance as track #1 and on Utada Hikaru SINGLE COLLECTION VOL.1 as track #6.
Wait & See ~Risk~ (Baton Girl Mix)
Found on the "Wait & See ~Risk~" single as track #4. This version was mixed by Utada's usual production company, Baton Girl.
Wait & See ~Risk~ (Original Karaoke)
Found on the "Wait & See ~Risk~" single as track #5. This is the standard version except without the vocals.

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