& (Ayumi Hamasaki EP)
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|Single by Ayumi Hamasaki|
|from the album Memorial Address|
|B-side||Theme of A-Nation '03|
|Released||July 9, 2003|
|Format||JPN CD Single
USA Digital Single 
|Writer(s)||Ayumi Hamasaki (lyrics)
CREA + D.A.I. (music)
|Ayumi Hamasaki singles chronology|
& is the 29th single of Japanese entertainer Ayumi Hamasaki. It was released on July 9, 2003, by Avex Trax.
& was a triple A-side single consisting of "Ourselves", "Greatful Days" and "Hanabi (Episode II)". The first two songs were composed by Bounceback, this being the first time that Hamasaki worked with them. "Hanabi (Episode II)" was composed by Hamasaki (under the pen name CREA) along with Dai Nagao, as the second part of "Hanabi", song included on her previous triple A-side summer single, H. "Ourselves" was used in TV commercials for cosmetics brand Kose, and "Greatful Days" was used as theme song of Hamasaki's talk show Ayuready?. The b-side of the single was "Theme for a Nation-03", being as its title says, the theme song of Avex's 2003 festival A-Nation.
The single debuted at the number one spot for the daily, weekly and monthly Japanese Oricon charts and went on to sell almost 600,000 copies.
- "Ourselves" – 4:33
- "Greatful days" – 4:39
- "Hanabi (Episode II)" – 4:54
- "Theme of A-Nation '03" – 6:15
- "Ourselves" (Instrumental) – 4:33
- "Greatful days" (Instrumental) – 4:39
- "Hanabi (Episode II) (Instrumental) – 4:54
|Chart (2003)||Peak position||First week||Sales total||Chart run|
|Oricon Daily Singles Chart||1|
|Oricon Weekly Singles Chart||1||287,002||592,000||16|
|Oricon Yearly Singles Chart||8|
- Total Sales : 592,000 (Japan)
- Total Sales : 690,000 (Avex)
- RIAJ certification: 2x Platinum
- "ayumi hamasaki - Download ayumi hamasaki Music on iTunes". Phobos.apple.com. Archived from the original on 6 June 2011. Retrieved 2011-08-16.
- Information at Avex Network.
- Information at Oricon.
- Full lyrics at MetroLyrics: "Ourselves", "Greatful days", "Hanabi: Episode II", "Theme of A-Nation '03"