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& is an extended play by Japanese recording artist and songwriter Ayumi Hamasaki.
A (stylized as) is an extended play (EP) by Japanese recording artist Ayumi Hamasaki.
A Ballads (stylized as BALLADS) is the second greatest hits compilation by Japanese recording artist Ayumi Hamasaki.
Best 2 is a series of greatest hits compilation albums recorded by Ayumi Hamasaki which were released simultaneously on.
A Complete: All Singles (stylized as: COMPLETE ~ALL SINGLES~) is a greatest hits album by Japanese singer Ayumi Hamasaki, released on September 10, 2008 to commemorate her tenth anniversary with Avex Trax.
A Song for ×× (the "××" is silent) is the major-label debut album and second album overall by Japanese pop artist Ayumi Hamasaki, released January 1, 1999, by Avex Trax.
A Summer Best (stylized as SUMMER BEST) is the 6th compilation album by Japanese singer-songwriter Ayumi Hamasaki released on August 8, 2012.
A-Nation (stylized as a-nation) is the name of an annual series of summer concerts that are held in various cities in Japan.
Biologically, an adult is a human or other organism that has reached sexual maturity.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
Amazon.com, Inc., doing business as Amazon, is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company based in Seattle, Washington that was founded by Jeff Bezos on July 5, 1994.
Art director is the title for a variety of similar job functions in theater, advertising, marketing, publishing, fashion, film and television, the Internet, and video games.
Artists and repertoire (A&R) is the division of a record label or music publishing company that is responsible for talent scouting and overseeing the artistic development of recording artists and songwriters.
is a record label owned by Japanese entertainment conglomerate Avex Group.
is a Japanese recording artist, record producer, actress, model, spokesperson and entrepreneur.
Ayumi Hamasaki Arena Tour 2002 A (Stylized as ayumi hamasaki ARENA TOUR 2002 A) was released on January 29, 2003, the same day Ayumi Hamasaki Stadium Tour 2002 A (Stylized as ayumi hamasaki STADIUM TOUR 2002 A) was also released.
Ayumi Hamasaki Arena Tour 2003-2004 A was released on September 29, 2004.
ayumi hamasaki ASIA TOUR 2008 A ~10th Anniversary~ was a concert tour of Asia held by Ayumi Hamasaki to celebrate her tenth anniversary as a performer under Avex Trax.
Ayumi Hamasaki's Ayumi Hamasaki Countdown Live 2002–2003 A DVD was released in the Complete Live Box.
Ayumi Hamasaki Countdown Live 2004–2005 A is a DVD issued by Japanese singer Ayumi Hamasaki.
Ayumi Hamasaki Premium Countdown Live 2008–2009 A is Japanese pop singer Ayumi Hamasaki's 8th Countdown concert DVD.
Ayumi Hamasaki Stadium Tour 2002 A DVD was released on January 29, 2003, the same day as Ayumi Hamasaki Arena Tour 2002 A was also released.
Billboard (styled as billboard) is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries.
"Boys & Girls" is a song recorded by Japanese recording artist Ayumi Hamasaki, serving as the fourth single for her second studio album, Loveppears (1999).
"Carols" is the thirty-fourth single released by Ayumi Hamasaki.
is a special ward that forms part of the heart of Tokyo, Japan.
Cheering involves the uttering or making of sounds and may be used to encourage, excite to action, indicate approval, or welcome.
is a Japanese singer from Amami Ōshima.
A clap is the percussive sound made by striking together two flat surfaces, as in the body parts of humans or animals.
Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format that was co-developed by Philips and Sony and released in 1982.
Dance-pop is a pop and dance subgenre that originated in the early 1980s.
Dance-rock is a post-disco genre connected with pop rock and post-punk with fewer rhythm and blues influences, originated in the early 1980s, following the mainstream death of punk and disco.
Design is the creation of a plan or convention for the construction of an object, system or measurable human interaction (as in architectural blueprints, engineering drawings, business processes, circuit diagrams, and sewing patterns).
Digipak is a registered trademark for a patented style of optical disc packaging.
A disc jockey, often abbreviated as DJ, is a person who plays existing recorded music for a live audience.
Disco is a musical style that emerged in the mid 1960s and early 1970s from America's urban nightlife scene, where it originated in house parties and makeshift discothèques, reaching its peak popularity between the mid-1970s and early 1980s.
Do As Infinity is a Japanese pop and rock band that formed in 1999 with three members: vocalist Tomiko Van, guitarist Ryo Owatari, and guitarist and composer Dai Nagao.
Dub is a genre of music that grew out of reggae in the 1960s, and is commonly considered a subgenre,Dub: soundscapes and shattered songs in Jamaican reggae, p.2 though it has developed to extend beyond the scope of reggae.
Duty is the third studio album by Japanese recording artist Ayumi Hamasaki.
The DVD Copy Control Association (DVD CCA) is an organization primarily responsible for the copy protection of DVDs.
Electronica encompasses a broad group of electronic-based styles such as techno, house, ambient, jungle and other electronic music styles intended not just for dancing.
Eurodance (sometimes known as Euro-NRG or Euro) is a genre of electronic dance music that originated in the late 1980s in Europe.
Executive producer (EP) is one of the top positions in the making of a commercial entertainment product.
An extended play record, often referred to as an EP, is a musical recording that contains more tracks than a single, but is usually unqualified as an album or LP.
"Free & Easy" is a song written by Ayumi Hamasaki and Dai Nagao for Hamasaki's album Rainbow.
Harley-Davidson, Inc. (H-D), or Harley, is an American motorcycle manufacturer, founded in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1903.
"Heaven" is the thirty-seventh single released by Ayumi Hamasaki, released on September 14, 2005.
In the field of recorded music, a hidden track (sometimes called a secret track) is a piece of music that has been placed on a CD, audio cassette, LP record or other recorded medium in such a way as to avoid detection by the casual listener.
I Am... (stylized as I am...) is the fourth studio album by Japanese recording artist Ayumi Hamasaki.
Independence is a condition of a nation, country, or state in which its residents and population, or some portion thereof, exercise self-government, and usually sovereignty, over the territory.
The iTunes Store is a software-based online digital media store operated by Apple Inc. It opened on April 28, 2003, and has been the largest music vendor in the United States since April 2008, and the largest music vendor in the world since February 2010.
"Kanariya" (Japanese: "Canary") is a song recorded by Japanese recording artist Ayumi Hamasaki for her second studio album, Loveppears (1999).
Liner notes (also sleeve notes or album notes) are the writings found on the sleeves of LP record albums and in booklets which come inserted into the compact disc jewel case or the equivalent packaging for vinyl records and cassettes.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
Loveppears is the second studio album by Japanese recording artist Ayumi Hamasaki.
Lyrics are words that make up a song usually consisting of verses and choruses.
"M" is a song written by Japanese singer Ayumi Hamasaki from her album I Am... (2002).
, better known by his stage name, is a Japanese talent manager, record producer, songwriter, record executive and radio personality.
, commonly stylized as MISIA, is a Japanese singer, songwriter, and record producer.
A model is a person with a role either to promote, display or advertise commercial products (notably fashion clothing in fashion shows), or to serve as a visual aid for people who are creating works of art or to pose for photography.
MTV Asia is an entertainment brand targeted at young people.
Music recording certification is a system of certifying that a music recording has shipped, sold, or streamed a certain number of units.
Nail art is a creative way to paint, decorate, enhance, and embellish the nails.
is Misia's 10th single.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
, doing business as Nippon TV, is a television network based in the Shiodome area of Minato, Tokyo, Japan and is controlled by the Yomiuri Shimbun publishing company.
Nostalgia is a sentimentality for the past, typically for a period or place with happy personal associations.
Optical disc packaging is the packaging that accompanies CDs, DVDs, and other formats of optical discs.
, 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 Oricon Singles Chart is the Japanese music industry standard singles popularity chart issued daily, weekly, monthly and yearly by Oricon.
A photographer (the Greek φῶς (phos), meaning "light", and γραφή (graphê), meaning "drawing, writing", together meaning "drawing with light") is a person who makes photographs.
Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the United States and United Kingdom during the mid-1950s.
Pop rock (also typeset as pop/rock) is rock music with a greater emphasis on professional songwriting and recording craft, and less emphasis on attitude.
Rainbow (stylized as RINBOW) is the fifth studio album by Japanese recording artist Ayumi Hamasaki, released on 18 December 2002 by Avex Trax.
A record producer or track producer or music producer oversees and manages the sound recording and production of a band or performer's music, which may range from recording one song to recording a lengthy concept album.
The is an industry trade group composed of Japanese corporations involved in the music industry.
Scratching, sometimes referred to as scrubbing, is a DJ and turntablist technique of moving a vinyl record back and forth on a turntable to produce percussive or rhythmic sounds.
"Seasons" (capitalized as "SEASONS") is a song recorded by Japanese recording artist Ayumi Hamasaki for her third studio album, Duty (2000).
The September 11, 2001 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001.
Sin Chew Daily, formerly known as Sin Chew Jit Poh, is a leading Chinese-language newspaper in Malaysia.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
In the entertainment industry, a sleeper hit is a title (such as a book, film, song or game) that becomes successful, gradually, often with little promotion.
Song Nation (originally known as Various Artists Featuring Song Nation) is a charity compilation album featuring some of the most important Japanese performers from the Avex Trax label.
A songwriter is a professional who is paid to write lyrics for singers and melodies for songs, typically for a popular music genre such as rock or country music.
"Sunrise/Sunset (Love Is All)" (stylised as Sunrise/Sunset ～LOVE is ALL～) is Japanese singer Ayumi Hamasaki's forty-sixth (forty-seventh overall) single, released on August 12, 2009.
"Terminal" is a song by Japanese musician Ayumi Hamasaki.
The Chosun Ilbo is one of the major newspapers in South Korea.
The Village Voice is an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly.
Time is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City.
, TBS Holdings, Inc. or TBSHD, is a stockholding company in Tokyo, Japan.
Ayumi Hamasaki Asia Tour 2007 A: Tour of Secret is the first Asia-wide and ninth overall concert tour held by Japanese singer Ayumi Hamasaki, in support of her album Secret.
"Traveling" (stylized as "traveling") is a song recorded by Japanese–American recording artist Utada Hikaru.
Trip hop (sometimes used synonymously with "downtempo") is a musical genre that originated in the early 1990s in the United Kingdom, especially Bristol.
"Unite!" is the twenty-third single by Ayumi Hamasaki, released on July 11, 2001.
, who has also gone by Hikaru Utada and the mononym Utada, is a Japanese singer-songwriter and producer.
Windows Media Player (WMP) is a media player and media library application developed by Microsoft that is used for playing audio, video and viewing images on personal computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system, as well as on Pocket PC and Windows Mobile-based devices.
World peace, or peace on Earth, is the concept of an ideal state of happiness, freedom and peace within and among all people and nations on earth.
Yahoo! Music, owned by Yahoo!, is the provider of a variety of music services, including Internet radio, music videos, news, artist information, and original programming.