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CD+DVD Cover
CD Only Cover
Otsuka Ai
Frienger (フレンジャー; Friend-Ranger)
Catalog Number
AVCD-30915/B (CD+DVD)
AVCD-30916 (CD Only)
¥1,890 (CD+DVD)
¥1,050 (CD Only)
CD Tracklist
  1. Frienger (フレンジャー; Friend-Ranger)
  2. Amai Kimochi Maru Kajiri (甘い気持ちまるかじり; A Bite Full of Sweet Feelings)
  3. Frienger (Instrumental) (フレンジャー; Friend-Ranger)
  4. Amai Kimochi Maru Kajiri (Instrumental) (甘い気持ちまるかじり; A Bite Full of Sweet Feelings)
DVD Tracklist
  1. Frienger (PV) (フレンジャー; Friend-Ranger)


"Frienger" is Otsuka Ai's eleventh single. The main track was used as the CM song to the "au" mobile service Toshiba MUSIC-HDD W41T, as well as being the theme song to the TV show "SPORTS Uruguzu". "Amai Kimochi Maru Kajiri" was used as the music.jp CM song. The title is a Portmanteau between the English words 'Friend' and 'Ranger', making 'Frienger'. The single was released in two versions: a CD+DVD version and a CD only version, both featuring obi in five different colours. As this single sold 173,115 copies in 2006, it was the #60 single of the year. The single reached #2 position and charted for 19 weeks. It sold a total of 173,115 copies in 2006, becoming the #60 single of 2006.

The song is certified Triple Platinum for the downloading of 750.000 units, and Platinum for the shipment of 250,000 singles.

TV Performances

Song Information

Other Information
Arrangement: Ikoman / Ai

Oricon Chart Positions

Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Week Rank Sales
2 2 2 2 2 2 6 2 70,414
x x 6 x x x x 5 25,889
x x 6 3 3 3 7 3 21,453

Total Reported Sales: 173,115

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