Kanashikute Yarikirenai (Sakamoto Maaya)
- Sakamoto Maaya
- Kanashikute Yarikirenai (悲しくてやりきれない; Unbearably Sad)
- Sato Hachiro
- Kato Kazuhiko
- Other Information
- Arrangement: J.A.M (piano trio from SOIL & 'PIMP' SESSIONS)
"Kanashikute Yarikirenai" is a pop song recorded by Sakamoto Maaya. The song first appeared as the B-side of Sakamoto's 18th single "DOWN TOWN / Yasashisa ni Tsutsumareta Nara". The song is a cover of The Folk Crusaders' 1968 hit of the same name.
There are three known versions of "Kanashikute Yarikirenai" to be found in Sakamoto Maaya's discography. These include:
- Kanashikute Yarikirenai
- Found on the DOWN TOWN / Yasashisa ni Tsutsumareta Nara single as track #3.
- Kanashikute Yarikirenai -instrumental-
- Found on the DOWN TOWN / Yasashisa ni Tsutsumareta Nara single as track #6. This is the standard version except without vocals.
- Kanashikute Yarikirenai (Live Version)
- Found on the bonus CD of Buddy single as track #9. This version is from her live concert at Tokyo International Forum Hall A, in her LIVE TOUR 2011 "You can't catch me" on June 3rd and 4th, 2011.