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16sai no Koi Nante

Limited Edition Cover
Regular Edition Cover
Abe Natsumi & Yajima Maimi (°C-ute)
16sai no Koi Nante (16歳の恋なんて)
Catalog Number
HKCN-50061 (Limited Edition)
HKCN-50062 (Regular Edition)
¥1,260 (Limited Edition)
¥1,050 (Regular Edition)
  1. 16sai no Koi Nante (16歳の恋なんて; A 16-Year-Old's Love)
  2. Watashi no Koibito na no ni (私の恋人なのに; Even Though You're My Lover)
  3. 16sai no Koi Nante (Instrumental) (16歳の恋なんて)
  4. Watashi no Koibito na no ni (Instrumental) (私の恋人なのに)

DVD Cover
Single V "16sai no Koi Nante" (シングルV「16歳の恋なんて」)
Catalog Number
  1. 16sai no Koi Nante (MV) (16歳の恋なんて)
  2. 16sai no Koi Nante (Close-up Ver.) (16歳の恋なんて)
  3. Making Eizou (メイキング映像; Making of)
  4. Special End Roll (スペシャルエンドロール)


"16sai no Koi Nante" is a collaboration single released by Abe Natsumi and Yajima Maimi. The single was released in both limited and regular editions; the limited coming with a booklet. The first press of the regular edition came with a photo card. The single reached #9 on the Oricon charts and charted for four weeks, selling 14,538 copies.

For the release of this single, the title track was chosen by fans' votes in an poll that lasted from November 28 to December 5, 2007. On the site, samples of both tracks were released, and it was announced that both songs were composed by KAN. The voting was done via mobile phones. "16sai no Koi Nante" won the poll with 5,094 votes, while "Watashi no Koibito na no ni" had 2,861 votes. The "Special End Roll" in the Single V credits the names of the voters.

TV Performances

Song Information

Other Information
Arrangement: Soeda Keiji, KAN


There are currently two versions of "16sai no Koi Nante" to be found in Abe Natsumi, Yajima Maimi, and Hello! Project's discography. These versions are:

16sai no Koi Nante (Original)
Found on the "16sai no Koi Nante" single as track #1 and the Hello! Project Special Unit Mega Best album as track #15.
16sai no Koi Nante (Instrumental)
Found on the "16sai no Koi Nante" single as track #3. This is the standard version without the main vocals.

Concert Performances

Oricon Chart Positions

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 8 11 12 13 12 18 9 8,975
25 43 - - - 50 50 32 4,076
- - - - - - - 95 878
- - - - - - - 129 609

Total Reported Sales: 14,538

Single V
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 3 4 4 3 3 11 3 4,406
9 16 16 18 - - - 21 946

Total Reported Sales: 5,352

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