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Taiyou no Namida

Limited Edition Cover
Regular Edition Cover
Artist
NEWS
Single
Taiyou no Namida (太陽のナミダ)
Released
2008.02.27
Catalog Number
JECN-0161 (Limited Edition)
JECN-0162 (Regular Edition)
Price
¥1,000
Limited Edition Tracklist
  1. Taiyou no Namida (太陽のナミダ)
  2. Utsukushisugite Beautiful Eyes (美しすぎて Beautiful Eyes)
  3. Bambina (バンビーナ)
  4. Taiyou no Namida (Original Karaoke) (太陽のナミダ)
Regular Edition Tracklist
  1. Taiyou no Namida (太陽のナミダ)
  2. Utsukushisugite Beautiful Eyes (美しすぎて Beautiful Eyes)
  3. Lady Spider


Information

Taiyou no Namida is NEWS' eighth single. Taiyou no Namida was used as the Kurosagi movie theme song. This single reached #1 on the Oricon charts and charted for 12 weeks. It sold 291,447 copies, becoming the #19 single of 2008.

TV Performances

Song Information

PV Shot
Lyrics
Kawano Michio
Music
Kawano Michio
Other Information
Arrangement: m-takeshi
Bass: Kudo Takeshi
G.Guitar, A.Guitar: Ishinari Masato
Strings: CHICA strings
Chorus: Takahashi Tetsuya
Mixed by: Kosugi Maki

Oricon Chart Positions

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 230,186
1 6 4 3 2 2 3 3 29,206
5 13 14 16 12 9 8 15 13,872
10 22 24 12 14 13 12 14 6,859
14 30 35 24 18 20 19 31 3,878
15 28 28 31 24 25 21 31 2,449
35 - - - 48 35 31 51 1,404
- - - - - - 49 73 901
- - - - - - - 135 569
- - - - - - - 110 688
- - - - - - - 83 960
- - - - - - - 140 475

Total Reported Sales: 291,447

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