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Grow Into One

CD Art
Artist
Koda Kumi
Album
grow into one
Released
2003.03.19
Catalog Number
RZCD-45078
Price
¥3,059
¥2,139 iTunes Japan
Tracklist
  1. Teaser feat. Clench&Blistah
  2. real Emotion
  3. BOY FRIEND?
  4. Your only one
  5. one
  6. One night romance
  7. 1000 no Kotoba (Original Mix) (1000の言葉; 1000 Words)
  8. S.O.S ~sound of silence~
  9. m・a・z・e
  10. Ranhansha (乱反射; Diffused Reflection)
  11. Pearl Moon
  12. Nasty girl
  13. To be one
  14. love across the ocean
  15. 1000 no Kotoba [Alternate Orchestra Version] (1000の言葉) (First Press Bonus Track)


Information

grow into one is Koda Kumi's second album. It reached #8 on the Oricon charts, charted for 43 weeks and sold 188,666 copies.

Credits

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  • A&R Coordination: Tomokazu Hirakawa (rhythm zone)
  • Directed by: Yoshihisa Tokuda (rhythm zone)
  • Mixed by: Satoshi Hidaka (GTS), Naoki Yamada, Takashi Sakane, Shojiro Watanabe, Gonta Kawamoto, Toshiyuki Yoshida
  • Recorded by: Kaoru Akimoto, Takashi Sakane, Naoki Yamada, Toshiyuki Yoshida
  • 2nd Engineers: Masahiro Kawata, Ryosuke Kataoka, Atsushi Yamamoto
  • Production Assistant: Junko Ono (avex inc.)
  • Recorded at: avex Studio, avex AZABU, MAX Studio, Studio Form, HITOKUCHI-ZAKA STUDIO A&V, SOUND INN STUDIO, Sound City
  • Mastered by: Shigeo Miyamoto (FLAIR)


Additional Musicians

  • Recording Conductor: Koji Haijima
  • Guitar: Koji Masuzaki
  • Bass: Hiroo Yamaguchi
  • Piano: Yasuharu Nakanishi, Taiki Obama
  • Strings: Genittetsu Strings, Masatsugu Shinozaki Group
  • Harp: Tomoyuki Arakawa
  • Blues Harp: Hiroshi Imade
  • Chorus: Yumi Kawamura, Kumi Sasaki, Taeko Saito


  • Artist Management: Hitoshi Itagaki, Tokuyuki Wada (avex inc.)
  • Management Adviser: Masato Iijima, Ryouichi Sumitani (avex inc.)
  • Management Desk: Keiko Yauchi (avex inc.)
  • A&R Supervisor: Yuichi Ishikura (rhythm zone)
  • A&R Coordination chief: Yoshihiro Seki (rhythm zone)
  • A&R Assistant: Kumiko Hoshino (rhythm zone)
  • Artist Promotion: Tomotsugu Ota, Natsuko Fukuzoe (rhythm zone) & avex inc. Manager 1st A&R / Promotion Dept., Akira Akutsu, Koki Sato (avex inc.) & avex inc. Advertisement Division
  • Sales Promotion: Masatoshi Uchida, Norio Udaka (avex distribution) & avex distribution Sales Promotion Dept.
  • Tie-up Coordination: Masaomi Takagi, Tatsuo Kodama, Daisuke Ogi (avex inc.), Yasuko Suzuki (axev inc.)
  • Web direction: Yoko Eguchi (avex network)
  • Promotional advisor: Rui Maeda, Masa Miyazawa (rhythm zone), Sadao Ozeki (avex distribution)


  • Advisory Producer: Hidemi Arasaki (avex inc.), Motohiro Abe, Yasuo Shibata, Kenichiro Hori (avex inc.), Hiroaki Ito (tearbridge production for avex inc.)
  • Executive Supervisor: Hajime Taniguchi, Katsuro Oshita (avex inc.)
  • General Producer: Ryuhei Chiba (avex inc.), Shinji Hayashi (avex inc.)
  • Executive Producer: Masato Matsuura (avex group)
  • Specially Coordination: Tom Yoda (avex group)


  • Art Direction & Design: DIAMOND HEADS
  • Photographer: Osami Yabuta
  • Stylist: Hisashi "momo" Kitazawa
  • Hair & Make Up: Akemi Nakano
  • Creative Coordinator: Hayato Mori, Naoki Ueda (rhythm zone)


Special Thanks: Jesse Oba, Yasushi Mizukoshi, Groove Guru Entertainment inc., ON THE LINE inc., eastaudio inc., Takeshi Matsushita, Yoshinori Kitase, Motomu Toriyama, Tetsuya Nomura, Hideki Imaizumi, Yosuke Ikeda, Ichiro Hazama, Emiko Funahashi, All SQUARE Staff, Emi Sugiyama, Mr. Tsukui, Mr. Moriyama, Kumi-Chan, Nagao-San, Nakano-San, Michiko's Vocal Therapy, Ram, Ten & Misako, YAS., Tomo, Shio, UG, Tetsu, Ryo, Akiko, Keiko, Mi-mo, Sho-Chan, TANTAN, Tan-Chan, Nabe-San, Yume-Chan & Sadaichi & All Koda's Family, All rhythm zone staff, All axev staff.


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