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Time Limit

Utada Hikaru
Time Limit (タイム・リミット)
Utada Hikaru
Utada Hikaru and Kubo Takuro
Other Information
Arrangement: Utada Hikaru and Rodney Jerkins for Darkchild Entertainment
Rap: Rodney Jerkins
Recording: Rodney Jerkins and Harvey Mason Jr. at Darkchild Studios, Pleasantvilled, NJ
Mixing: Dexter Simmons at The Hit Factory Criteria, Miami, FL
Pro-tools Editing: Paul Foley and Harvey Mason Jr.

"Time Limit" is a song recorded by Utada Hikaru, first released as an A-side on her "For You / Time Limit" single. It is her first collaboration with Kubo Takuro from GLAY. They worked on the music together, though Utada still wrote all the lyrics. This track was remixed by Darkchild.


"Time Limit" contains a few English lyrics not listed in the booklet. These lyrics are "If you wanna know, gotta let it show."


There are three versions of "Time Limit" to be found in Utada's discography. These different versions are:

Time Limit
Found on the "For You / Time Limit" single as track #2, Distance as track #11 and Utada Hikaru SINGLE COLLECTION VOL.1 as track #8.
Time Limit (Original Karaoke)
Found on the "For You / Time Limit" single as track #4. This is the normal version of the song without the vocals.
Time Limit (Bohemian Summer Live)
Found on Bohemian Summer 2000 DVD as track #2. This version is lowered by an octave and sounds significantly different.