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Secret (Koda Kumi)

Special Edition Cover
CD+DVD Cover
CD Only Cover
Artist
Koda Kumi
Album
secret
Release
2005.02.09 (Japan)
2005.02.25 (Taiwan)
2005.04.13 (Japan: Special Editions Re-releases)
Catalog Number
RZCD-45181/B (CD+DVD)
RZCD-45182 (CD Only)
RZCD-45210 (CD+DVD special edition)
RZCD-45209/B (CD+DVD special edition for live (+T-Shirt)
RZCD-45208 (CD+DVD special edition for live (+Tank Top)
AVJCD10224/A (Taiwan)
Price
¥3,990 (CD+DVD)
¥3,059 (CD Only)
¥3,990 (CD+DVD special edition)
¥6,090 (CD+DVD special edition for live (+T-Shirt)
¥6,090 (CD+DVD special edition for live (+Tank Top)
CD Tracklist
  1. Intro ~Get down~
  2. Cutie Honey (キューティーハニー) (Maekawa Yoko Cover)
  3. Hot Stuff feat. KM MARKIT
  4. Selfish
  5. hands
  6. Hearty...
  7. SHAKE IT
  8. Kiseki (奇跡; Miracle)
  9. Trust you
  10. Chase
  11. LOVE HOLIC
  12. 24
  13. Let's party
  14. Believe
  15. Through the sky
  16. It's a Small World feat. Heartsdales (CD, CD+DVD First Press Bonus Track & Special Edition Bonus Track) (Sherman Brothers Cover)
  17. Hot Stuff ~Tashika-hen Musou Tensei remix feat. UZI & KM-MARKIT (Hot Stuff feat.KM-MARKIT~確変無想転生remix) (Special Edition Bonus Track)
DVD Tracklist
  1. Cutie Honey (キューティーハニー) (PV)
  2. Chase (PV)
  3. Kiseki (奇跡) (PV)
  4. Selfish (PV)
  5. SHAKE IT (PV)
  6. 24 (PV)
  7. hands ~album version~ (PV)
  8. Trust you (PV)
  9. Hot Stuff feat. KM-MARKIT (PV) (Special Editions Bonus Video)


Information

"secret" is the fourth album released by Koda Kumi. The album reached #3 on the Oricon charts and charted for 55 weeks, selling 522,201 copies.Because it sold 505,607 copies in 2005, it became the #22 album of the year.

Credits

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  • Recording Director: Yoshihisa Tokuda (rhythm zone)
  • Mixed Engineers: Naoki Yamaha (I to I), Kaoru Akimoto (avex studio)
  • Recording Engineers: Kaoru Akimoto (avex studio)
  • 2nd Engineers: Masahiro Kawata, Ryosuke Kataoka (avex studio), Nobuyuki Morita, Mamiko Katakura (ON AIR Azabu)
  • Composer Coordination: Morihiko Aoyagi (SCOOP MUSIC), Tadayoshi Matsuzaka (tearbridge production)
  • Recorded at: avex studio / avex studio azabu / ON AIR Azabu
  • Mastered by: Rena Koyanagi (avex studio)
  • Mastered at: avex studio


  • Art Direction & Design: Toshiyuki Suzuki
  • Design: Jun Hirota
  • Photography: Osami Yabuta
  • Styling: Tetsuro Nagase (Image)
  • Hair & Makeup: Akemi Nakano
  • Nailist: Megumi Kojima
  • Digital Work: Akiko Maruta (CUORE inc.)


  • A&R: Natsuko Fukuzoe (rhythm zone)
  • A&R Assistant: Fukiko Saito, Kae Kobayashi (rhythm zone)
  • Production Assistant: Junko Ono (avex entertainment inc.)
  • Artist Management: Takao Iizuka (avex entertainment inc.)
  • Management Advisor: Masato Iijima, Ryoichi Sumitani, Kumi Watanabe (avex entertainment inc.)
  • Management Desk: Yasuka Ono (avex entertainment inc.)
  • Artist Promotion: Shingo Toguchi, Yoshinobu Nakamura, Yoshiyasu Satake, Chizuru Iwata, Kiyoko Oka, Fuminori Maruyama (rhythm zone), Masataka Muro, Masaru Ito, Kenji Kashihara, Koki Sato (avex entertainment inc.) & avex entertainment Promotion Section
  • Sales Promotion: Tatsuya Toyama, Norio Udaka (avex distribution) & avex distribution Sales Promotion Dept.
  • Tie-up Coordination: Masaomi Takagi, Tatsuo Kodama, Shingo Kitagawa (avex entertainment inc.) & avex entertainment Casting Section
  • Web Direction: Yasushi Sakai, Yoko Eguchi (avex network)
  • Mobile Direction: Hitomi Suzuki (avex network)
  • Promotional Advisor: Masa Miyazawa (avex marketing communications inc.), Tomoyasu Kimura (avex distribution)
  • Package Coordinator: Saki Yamamoto
  • Creative Coordinator: Terue Saito (avex marketing communications inc.)


  • A&R Supervisor, Artist Brand Management: Yoshihiro Seki (rhythm zone)
  • Advisory Producer: Motohiro Abe, Akira Akutsu (avex entertainment inc.), Hiroaki Ito (tearbridge production), Kenichiro Hori, Harumasa Maeda (avex network), Hidemi Arasaki
  • Executive Supervisor: Hajime Taniguchi, Katsuro Oshita, Tomoaki Sato (avex entertainment inc.)
  • General Producer: Ryuhei Chiba, Shinji Hayashi (avex group)



  • Special Thanks:

RAM & TEN & PORORI, YUMECHAN & PAPACHAN, MI-MO, YAS., AKIKO, UG, TANCHAN, TOKIKO, RYOCHAN, MARO, TSUYOSHI, SHINNOSUKE, HANETETSU, MITTAN, SHINTA, SHUN, HIROSTUGU, PIROPIRO, SHELLY, CHARLY, AKEMI & SAM, TSUNE, HIROYA, MAMISAN, PIPPI'S FAMILY, SEIGOU, KEMUSHI & OTAMA'S FAMILY, YACCHAN, JYOBOKO, REIKO, KUMICHAN & MOCCHAN, HIROYOCHAN, KAZSAN, IWAYAKUN, MIYAZAWASAN, NIWASAN, TANTAN, NIPEKKO, HIROTASAN, YUMICHAN, BANBI, BAMIE, ARICHAN, JINKO, SHIGECHAN, NAKATANISAN, AKUISAN, MAKISAN, JESSE OBA, ON THE LINE inc., EMI SUGIYAMA, MR.TSUKUI, OHASHISAN, NAKAOSAN, MR.MORIYAMA, NAGAOSAN, NAKANOSAN, KENSUKE "fu" FUTAMURA, YUKA KAMEBUCHI, MIO ANDO, TOMOKAZU HIRAKAWA, HITOSHI ITAGAKI TOKUYUKI WADA

and ALL AVEX ENTERTAINMENT STAFF

World Chart Positions

Week 1 Week 2
Position 9 33

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