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"Boys & Girls"
Single by Ayumi Hamasaki
from the album Loveppears
Released July 14, 1999
Format CD Single
Genre J-pop
Length 57:45
Label Avex Trax
Writer(s) Ayumi Hamasaki
Ayumi Hamasaki singles chronology
"To Be"
(1999)
"Boys & Girls"
(1999)
"A"
(1999)

"Boys & Girls" is a song by Ayumi Hamasaki, released as her ninth single, on July 14, 1999. In addition to being Hamasaki's first Maxi single, it was also her first certified million-seller. In its first week of release on the Oricon, it ranked at number two as Ami Suzuki's "Be Together" debuted at the top spot with sales of over 300,000 copies.[1] The following week, however, it was able to top the charts.[2]

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Commercial tie-up

In 1999, Ayumi became a spokeswoman for AUBE, a cosmetics company. Boys & Girls was used in a lipstick commercial for the mark as the theme song. Ayu appeared in the TV ad.....

Track listing

  1. "Boys & Girls" (Mad Filter Mix)
  2. "Boys & Girls" (Aube Original Mix)
  3. "Boys & Girls" (Higher Uplift Mix)
  4. "Love: Destiny" (Todd'S Lovers Conversion)
  5. "Boys & Girls" (HΛL's Mix)
  6. "Boys & Girls" (Melt Down Dub Mix)
  7. "To Be" (Bright Mix)
  8. "Boys & Girls" (D-Z Psychedelic Assassin Mix)
  9. "Boys & Girls" (Dub's club Remix)
  10. "Boys & Girls" (Aube Original Mix – Instrumental)

Charts

Oricon Sales Chart (Japan)

Release Chart Peak Position First Week Sales Sales Total Chart Run
July 14, 1999 Oricon Daily Singles Chart 1
Oricon Weekly Singles Chart 1 261,750 1,038,000 16
Oricon Yearly Singles Chart 11
  • Total Sales : 1,038,000 (Japan)
  • RIAJ certification: Million
  • "Boys & Girls" is the first single by Hamasaki to sell over a million copies
  • "Boys & Girls" is Hamasaki's fourth highest selling single.

Live performances

  • XX XX, 1999 - Countdown TV - Boys & Girls
  • July 16, 1999 - Music Station - Boys & Girls
  • July 17, 1999 - Pop Jam - Boys & Girls
  • July 17, 1999 - Countdown TV - Boys & Girls
  • July 19, 1999 - Hey! Hey! Hey! - Boys & Girls
  • July 22, 1999 - Utaban - Boys & Girls
  • September 24, 1999 - J-Pop Night in Velfarre - Boys & Girls
  • November 20, 1999 - All Japan Request Awards - Boys & Girls
  • December 3, 1999 - Japan Cable Awards - Boys & Girls
  • December 12, 1999 - Super Dream Live - Boys & Girls
  • December 22, 1999 - Fresh Live - Boys & Girls
  • December 24, 1999 - Music Station - Boys & Girls
  • December 25, 1999 - Pop Jam - Boys & Girls
  • December 31, 1999 - Japan Record Awards - Boys & Girls
  • December 31, 1999 - Kohaku - Boys & Girls
  • August 31, 2000 - Avex Summer Paradise - Boys & Girls

Chart positions

Chart (1999) Peak
position
Time in
chart
Japan Oricon 1 16 weeks

References

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