1/3 no Junjō na Kanjō
|"1/3 no Junjō na Kanjō"|
|Single by Siam Shade|
|from the album Siam Shade IV - Zero|
|Released||November 27, 1997|
|Genre||Hard rock, progressive rock, alternative rock|
|Label||Sony Music Entertainment Japan|
|Siam Shade singles chronology|
"1/3 no Junjō na Kanjō" (1/3の純情な感情?, "1/3 Pure Heart Emotion") is a single by Japanese rock band Siam Shade, released on November 27, 1997. It is the band's best known work and best-selling single, reaching number three on the Oricon chart, and was the 31st best-selling single of 1998 with 698,520 copies sold. The title song was used as the sixth ending theme of the Rurouni Kenshin anime. The single was reissued on November 14, 2007.
All songs written and composed by Siam Shade.
|1.||"1/3 no Junjō na Kanjō"||3:35|
|3.||"1/3 no Junjō na Kanjō (Original Karaoke)"||3:35|
- Originally the title track's lyrics were written by Hideki, while the music was written by Daita.
In 2010, "1/3 no Junjō na Kanjō" was covered by Mikuni Shimokawa for her album Replay! ~Shimokawa Mikuni Seishun Anisonkaba III~, and by both Jani Lane and Acid Black Cherry for the tribute album Siam Shade Tribute. In 2011, it was covered by Nogod on the compilation Crush! -90's V-Rock Best Hit Cover Songs-, which was released on January 26 and features current visual kei bands covering songs from bands that were important to the '90s visual kei movement. In March of that same year, Flow released a cover featuring Daita as a single, pop trio Buono! covered it for their album Partenza in August. A cover by Venus appears in the November 2011 rhythm video game Reflec Beat Limelight. Inzargi, vocalist of Megamasso, covered the song for his 2012 cover album. It was covered by Fest Vainqueur for the compilation album Counteraction - V-Rock covered Visual Anime songs Compilation-, which was released on May 23, 2012 and features covers of songs by visual kei bands that were used in anime.
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