Glitter (Hamasaki Ayumi)
- Hamasaki Ayumi
- Hamasaki Ayumi
- Hara Kazuhiro
- Other Information
- Arrangement: HΛL
- Programming: HΛL (Umesaki Toshiharu, Shimizu Takehito)
- Additional Programming: Maruyama Mayuko, Masahiro
- Guitar: Shimizu Takehito
- Strings Arrangement: Ittetsu Gen
- Strings: Gen Ittetsu Strings
- Mixed by Morimoto Koji
"Glitter" is a pop song recorded by Hamasaki Ayumi. The song is found on "Glitter / Fated" single as track #1 and on GUILTY album as track #11. It was used as the Zespri "Gold Kiwi" CM song.
- Live Performances
- [2007.03.10~06.10] ayumi hamasaki ASIA TOUR 2007 A ~Tour of Secret~
- [2007.06.24] avex Shareholders Limited Live
- [2007.07.13] MUSIC STATION
- [2007.07.14] CDTV
- [2007.07.16] HEY! HEY! HEY! MUSIC CHAMP
- [2007.07.20] Music Japan
- [2007.08.12~26] a nation '07 summer festival
- [2007.12.30~31] ayumi hamasaki COUNTDOWN LIVE 2007-2008 Anniversary
- [2016.05.14~07.18] ayumi hamasaki ARENA TOUR 2016 A ~M(A)DE IN JAPAN~
- [2020.08.29] a-nation online 2020 (Blue Stage)
The music video for "glitter" was directed by Wong Hoi. The story follows Hamasaki as an artist falling in love with her bodyguard.
It shows Hamasaki at a press conference in Hong Kong. The media are all about her, giving her no rest. Later on, she has to shot a music video when one of the lights falls. Her bodyguard (Shang Yue) covers her with his body, getting injured himself. After that, she tries to escape the hotel unnoticed and he helps her, getting to spend an afternoon together.
The following are the different versions of this song released throughout Hamasaki Ayumi's discography, listed chronologically.
- Found on the GUILTY album as track #11. This is the standard version of the song, often referred to as "Original Mix".
- glitter "original mix -Instrumental-"
- Found on the "glitter / fated" single as track #4. This is the standard version without its main vocals.
- glitter × SOUL CENTRAL
- Found on the ayu-mi-x 6 -GOLD- remix album as track #8. This is a remix by British duo Soul Central.
- glitter (SOUL CENTRAL Dub mix)
- Found on the "walking proud / glitter" vinyl as track #3. This is a new remix by Soul Central.
- glitter (SOUL CENTRAL Instrumental)
- Found on the "walking proud / glitter" vinyl as track #4. This is an non-vocal version of the Soul Central remix.
- glitter (AKBK "DJ Command" remix)
- Found on the ayu-mi-x 7 presents ayu-ro mix 4 remix album as track #2. This is a remix by Hiroshige "DJ Command" Hiroshige and Katsunari "DJ Mocchi" Mochizuki.
- ayu's Official YouTube Channel: MUSIC VIDEO | "Original Mix" | "Instrumental" ver. | "Acapella" ver.