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Bold & Delicious / Pride

CD+DVD
CD only
Artist
Hamasaki Ayumi
Single
Bold & Delicious / Pride
Released
2005.11.30
Catalog Number
AVCD-30892/B (CD+DVD)
AVCD-30893 (CD Only)
Price
¥1,890 (CD+DVD)
¥1,050 (CD Only)
CD Tracklist
  1. Bold & Delicious "Original Mix"
  2. Pride "Original Mix"
  3. HEAVEN "House Mix"
  4. Will "Wall5 Remix"
  5. Bold & Delicious "Original Mix -Instrumental-"
  6. Pride "Original Mix -Instrumental-"
DVD Tracklist
  1. Bold & Delicious <video clip>
  2. Pride <video clip>


Information

"Bold & Delicious / Pride" is Hamasaki Ayumi's 38th single. Both songs are samples of Sweetbox's songs of the same name, although with lyrics penned by Hamasaki. The PVs for both "Bold & Delicious" and "Pride" were filmed in New York City. "Bold & Delicious" and "Will" were used as CM songs by Panasonic for promoting Lumix photo cameras. This single reached #1 on the Oricon charts and charted for 8 weeks. It sold 132,993 copies, becoming the #73 single of the year.

Credits

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  • Produced by max matsuura


  • Directed and Recorded by Koji Morimoto
  • Mastered by Chris Athens at Sterling Sound/NY
  • tr.3&4 Mastered by Shigeo Miyamoto at FLAIR
  • Recorded & Mixed at prime sound studio form, Sony Music Studios/NY


  • A&R: Kentaro Furusawa (avex entertainment inc.)
  • A&R Direction: Hidetomo Yoneda (avex entertainment inc.)
  • A&R Creative Assist: Hidemi Ino (avex entertainment inc.)
  • Head of A&R: Hiroaki Ito (avex entertainment inc.)


  • Artist Management: Yuka Kikuchi, Kouji Hashimoto, Tadashi Urakami (avex entertainment inc.)


  • Media Promotion: Koki Sato & All Media Division Promotion Room staff
  • Sales Promotion: Hideo Yamamoto & All avex marketing communications inc. staff
  • Visual Producer: Kiyoshi 'Utsumizm' Utsumi (to max inc.)


  • Artist Brand Management: Motohiro Abe (avex entertainment inc.)
  • General Producer: Shinji Hayashi, Ryuhei Chiba (avex group)


  • Art Direction: Shinichi Hara
  • Design: Tomokazu Suzuki (momoya)
  • Photographer: ND CHOW (Angle)
  • Assistant Photographer: Takuo Arai
  • Fashion Director: Kei Ito (ab fab)
  • Stylist: Hideo 'Kokomi' Suzue (H)
  • Hair & Make up: Keizo Kuroda (THREE PEACE)
  • Assistant Hair & Make up: Kazuhisa Kurumizawa
  • Nail Artist: Kanako 'Bancho' Miura
  • Stand in: Takami 'Poroko' Desaki
  • Cover Design Location Coordinator: Stanley Izumi Kim (s.i.k.e)


  • Creative Coordination: Naoki Ueda (avex marketing communications inc.)
  • CG Treatment: Makoto Harikae, Hiroko Tanaka (amana)
  • Quality Control: Shuichi Takahashi (avex marketing communications inc.)
  • DVD Authoring: Yuka Matsuki, Naoya Munemura (avex network inc.)
  • Team Ayu & Off Shot Movie: Kazuki 'Mr' Okabe (avex entertainment inc.)


*Bold & Delicious / Pride* video clip

  • Video Clip Directed by Luis Hernandez
  • Creative Director: Mika 'Mikajohn' Noguchi
  • Movie Photographer: Mitsuo 'Hime' Yamamoto
  • Assistant Director & Off Shot Movie: Yukako Tanaka (to max inc.)
  • Location Coordinator: Day O Productions, inc.

Oricon Chart Positions

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 1 2 2 3 3 3 1 83,708
3 9 9 9 8 8 9 8 23,555
8 14 14 15 15 13 16 13 10,693
15 16 - - - - - 20 6,689
- - - - - - - 36 5,821
- - - - - - - 72 1,187
- - - - - - - 102 817
- - - - - - - 172 523
  • Total Reported Sales: 132,993

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