32 relations: A Best, Addicted to You (Utada Hikaru song), Adele, Ayumi Hamasaki, Can You Keep a Secret?, Contemporary R&B, Dance music, Deep River (Utada Hikaru album), EMI Music Japan, Eternally (Utada Hikaru song), Final Distance, First Love (Utada Hikaru album), For You (Utada Hikaru song), International Federation of the Phonographic Industry, J-pop, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, Kazuaki Kiriya, Lists of fastest-selling albums, Oricon, Osaka school massacre, Portmanteau, Recording Industry Association of Japan, Rock music, Rodney Jerkins, Takuro (musician), Teruzane Utada, Time Limit (song), Toni Braxton, Utada Hikaru, Wait & See (Risk), 2001 in music, 25 (Adele album).
A Best (stylized as BEST) is the first greatest hits album by Japanese singer-songwriter Ayumi Hamasaki.
"Addicted to You" is a song by Japanese recording artist Utada Hikaru from her second studio album Distance (2001).
Adele Laurie Blue Adkins (born 5 May 1988) is an English singer and songwriter.
is a Japanese recording artist, record producer, actress, model, spokesperson and entrepreneur.
"Can You Keep a Secret?" is a song by Hikaru Utada, released as her seventh Japanese-language single (9th overall) on February 16, 2001.
Contemporary R&B (also known as simply R&B), is a music genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, pop, soul, funk, hip hop, and electronic music.
Dance music is music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing.
Deep River is the third studio album (fourth overall) released by Japanese singer-songwriter Utada Hikaru, released in June 19, 2002.
(formerly) was one of Japan's leading music companies.
"Eternally" is a song by Japanese musician Utada Hikaru, from her 2001 album Distance.
"Final Distance" is a song by Japanese recording artist Hikaru Utada for her third studio album Deep River (2002).
First Love is the debut Japanese-language studio album (second overall) by Japanese recording artist Utada Hikaru, released on 10 March 1999 on Toshiba-EMI.
"For You" is a song by Japanese musician Utada Hikaru.
The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) is the organisation that represents the interests of the recording industry worldwide.
J-pop (often stylized as J-POP; ジェイポップ jeipoppu; an abbreviation for Japanese pop), natively also known simply as, is a musical genre that entered the musical mainstream of Japan in the 1990s.
James Samuel "Jimmy Jam" Harris III (born June 6, 1959) and Terry Steven Lewis (born November 24, 1956) are an American R&B songwriting and record production team.
, born April 20, 1968 in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan, is a Japanese photographer and director of films and music videos.
A fast-selling album is defined as one with high sales in its first chart week following release.
, established in 1999, is the holding company at the head of a Japanese corporate group that supplies statistics and information on music and the music industry in Japan.
The Osaka school massacre was a school stabbing that occured on June 8, 2001, at the Ikeda Elementary School, an elite primary school affiliated with Osaka Kyoiku University in Osaka Prefecture, Japan.
A portmanteau or portmanteau word is a linguistic blend of words,, p. 644 in which parts of multiple words or their phones (sounds) are combined into a new word, as in smog, coined by blending smoke and fog, or motel, from motor and hotel.
The is an industry trade group composed of Japanese corporations involved in the music industry.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
Rodney Jerkins (born July 29, 1977), also known by his stage name Darkchild, is an American record producer, songwriter and rapper.
, better known by his stage name TAKURO is a Japanese musician and lyricist.
is a Japanese music executive producer and attendant.
is a song by Japanese musician Hikaru Utada.
Toni Michelle Braxton (born October 7, 1967) is an American singer, songwriter, pianist, record producer, actress, television personality, and philanthropist.
, who has also gone by Hikaru Utada and the mononym Utada, is a Japanese singer-songwriter and producer.
"Wait & See (Risk)" (stylized as Wait & See ~リスク~) is a song recorded by Japanese–American recording artist Utada Hikaru for her third studio and second Japanese language album, Distance (2000).
This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 2001.
25 is the third studio album by English singer Adele, released on 20 November 2015 by XL Recordings and Columbia Records.