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Sunrise / Sunset ~Love Is All~

CD+DVD Cover
CD Only Cover
Artist
Hamasaki Ayumi
Single
Sunrise / Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~
Released
2009.08.12
Catalog Number
AVCD-31718/B (CD+DVD)
AVCD-31719 (CD Only)
Price
¥1,890 (CD+DVD)
¥1,050 (CD Only)
CD Tracklist
  1. Sunrise ~LOVE is ALL~ (Original mix)
  2. Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~ (Original mix)
  3. "fairyland-glitter-BLUE BIRD-Greatful days-July 1st" Mega-Mash-Up-Mix
  4. Sunrise ~LOVE is ALL~ (Original mix -Instrumental-)
  5. Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~ (Original mix -Instrumental-)
DVD Tracklist
  1. Sunrise ~LOVE is ALL~ <video clip>
  2. Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~ <video clip>
  3. Sunrise ~LOVE is ALL~ <making clip>


Information

"Sunrise / Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~" is the 46th single released by Hamasaki Ayumi. Both A-sides use the same melody, but "Sunrise ~LOVE is ALL~" has a happier summer sound with some elements of the techno section of her last album NEXT LEVEL, while "Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~" is a summer ballad utilizing acoustic instruments and an orchestra. "Sunrise ~LOVE is ALL~" was the theme song to the dorama Dandy Daddy? while "Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~" was used as the CM song for the "LUMIX FX60" by Panasonic.

"Sunrise / Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~" was Hamasaki's 21st consecutive #1 "Sunrise / Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~" on Oricon charts, making her the first solo artist to have 21 singles debut at peak position. The single is certified Gold for shipment of 100,000 copies.

Credits

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  • Produced by max matsuura


  • Directed & Recorded by Koji Morimoto
  • Mastered by Shigeo Miyamoto at form THE MASTER
  • Recorded & Mixed at prime sound studio form
  • A&R + Direction: Hidetomo 'KOME' Yoneda (avex trax)
  • Artist Management Chief: Kouji 'Ouji' Hashimoto (avex management inc.)
  • Artist Management: Tadashi Urakami, Masaaki Gyobu (avex management inc.)
  • Artist Management Supervisor: Yasuto Hoyamatsu (avex management inc.)
  • Artist Brand Management: Hideki 'Jackie' Endo (avex management inc.)
  • Team Ayu: Kazuki 'Mr.KAZ' Okabe (avex management inc.)
  • Visual Producer: Kiyoshi 'Mizumo' Utsumi (avex group)
  • Media Promotion: All Promotion Division Media Room & Publicity Room Staff (avex entertainment inc.)
  • Sales Promotion: Kazuo Kosugi, Takashi Saigo, Miyuki Ono & All AMI Staff (avex marketing inc.)
  • Tie-up Coordination: All Promotion Division Tie-up Room Staff (avex entertainment inc.)
  • Casting Coordination: All Promotion Division Casting Room Staff (avex management inc.)
  • A&R Chief: Kentaro Furusawa (avex trax)
  • A&R Supervisor: Hiroshi Ishimori (avex trax)
  • A&R Executive Supervisor: Jun Harada (avex trax)
  • General Producers: Shinji Hayashi, Takashi Araki, Ryuhei Chiba (avex group)


  • Art Direction: Shinichi Hara
  • Design: Hirotomi Suzumoto (momoya)
  • Photographer: Kazuyoshi Shimomura (AVGVST)
  • Assistant Photographer: Masayuki Kamo
  • Hair: Kazuyoshi Takahashi (ZACC)
  • Assistant Hair: Keisuke 'Rassya-' Omori, Norimoto 'Doumo-kun' Wakabayashi (ZACC)
  • Stylist: Kei 'Okei' Ito (Two Culture Inc)
  • Assistant Stylist: Yuko 'Dj' Honda (Two Culture Inc)
  • Costume Director: Akira Noda (Workaholik)
  • Nail Artist: Kanako 'Bancho' Miura (Three Peace)
  • Assistant Nail Artist: Shingo 'Minazo' Sano
  • Make up: Jin 'Gori' Kiyota (Rond.)
  • Trainer: So 'kurisuteru' Nagashima (tune:up)
  • Location Support: Luis Hernandez, Stanly Izumi Kim (s.i.k.e.)
  • Creative Coordination: Naoki Ueda (avex marketing inc.)
  • CG Treatment: Makoto Harikae, Hiroko Tanaka, Toru Sakuma (amana)
  • Quality Control: Masashi Shinabe, Toshiyuki Suzuki (avex marketing inc.)
  • DVD Authoring: Akihito Horikoshi (avex marketing inc.)


"Sunrise ~LOVE is ALL~" "Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~" video clip
Directed by Wataru Takeishi

Oricon Chart Positions

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 1 1 1 2 2 3 1 75,352
2 9 12 8 4 5 4 4 15,361
3 16 16 15 11 11 11 13 8,548
6 19 20 19 17 14 10 16 4,550
8 29 37 27 33 25 25 28 2,309
21 49 50 40 42 46 34 43 1,294
44 - - - - - - 62 1,025
- - - - - - - 87 632
- - - - - - - 138 408
- - - - - - - 139 403
- - - - - - - out for one week
- - - - - - - 200 251
  • Total Reported Sales: 110,169
  • Total Reported Downloads by RIAJ: 250,000 ("Sunrise ~LOVE is ALL~")
  • Total Reported Ringtone Downloads by RIAJ: 500,000 ("Sunrise ~LOVE is ALL~")
  • Total Reported Downloads by RIAJ: 100,000 ("Sunset ~LOVE is ALL~")

Billboard Japan Hot Single Sales Chart Positions

Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6 Week 7
Position 2 4 11 11 20 44 71

G-Music Japanese Chart Positions

Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6 Week 7
Position 17 3 5 10 13 16 16
Percentage 0.64% 6.51% 2.25% 1.45% 1.17% 0.98% 1.04%

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