“DOWN TOWN / Yasashisa ni Tsutsumareta Nara” is the eighteenth single released by Sakamoto Maaya. “DOWN TOWN” is the opening theme for the anime Soredemo Machi wa Mawatteiru while “Yasashisa ni Tsutsumareta Nara” is the opening theme for the OVA Tamayura. It is Sakamoto’s first single to be released in CD+DVD and CD only editions.
All songs from this single were cover of ’70s hits: “DOWN TOWN” is a SUGAR BABE cover, “Yasashisa ni Tsutsumareta Nara” is a Arai Yumi cover and “Kanashikute Yarikirenai” is a The Folk Crusaders cover.
- Catalog Number
- VTZL-16 (CD+DVD)
- VTCL-35092 (CD Only)
- ¥1,785 (CD+DVD)
- ¥1,365 (CD Only)
- CD Tracklist
- DOWN TOWN (original: SUGAR BABE)
- Yasashisa ni Tsutsumareta Nara (やさしさに包まれたなら; Embraced by the Tenderness) (original: Arai Yumi)
- Kanashikute Yarikirenai (悲しくてやりきれない; Unbearably Sad) (original: The Folk Crusaders)
- DOWN TOWN (instrumental)
- Yasashisa ni Tsutsumareta Nara (instrumental) (やさしさに包まれたなら (instrumental))
- Kanashikute Yarikirenai (instrumental) (悲しくてやりきれない (instrumental))
- DVD Tracklist
- From the JS! Wiki