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|Remix album by Ayumi Hamasaki|
|Released||January 8, 2013|
|Recorded||2000-2012 (vocals), 2012 (instrumentals)|
|Ayumi Hamasaki chronology|
A Classical is a compilation with classical arrangements of songs by Ayumi Hamasaki. The songs featured in the album were rearranged by Kousuke Yamashita. It was released on January 8, 2013. The cover for the album is a hand-drawn illustration of Hamasaki's Love EP cover made by a fan from Pixiv and Kaikai Kiki.
It is the first classical album in history to top the Oricon Charts.
A Classical is the third of five releases by Hamasaki in celebration of her 15th anniversary in music industry. It contains 10 rearranged tracks, out of which 7 were chosen by Team Ayu members in November 2012.
All lyrics written by Ayumi Hamasaki.
|No.||Title||Music||Original version from the album||Length|
|2.||"Love Song"||Tetsuya Komuro||Love Songs||4:17|
|4.||"You & Me"||Tetsuya Komuro||A Summer Best / Love Again||5:27|
|6.||"Days"||Kunio Tago||Next Level||5:07|
|7.||"Voyage"||Crea + D.A.I||Rainbow||5:08|
|8.||"Song 4 U"||HINATAspring, Yuta Nakano||Love / Love Again||3:48|
|9.||"Missing"||Kazuhiro Hara||Love / Love Again||4:58|
|10.||"Dearest"||Crea, D.A.I||I Am...||5:26|
Oricon sales chart
|Release||Chart||Peak position||First week sales||Sales total|
|January 8, 2013||Oricon Daily Albums Chart||1||10,825||33,017|
|Oricon Weekly Albums Chart||1||25,049|
|Oricon Monthly Albums Chart||20||31,099|
- "『A Classical』【CD】". Retrieved January 17, 2013.
- "Ａ Ｃｌａｓｓｉｃａｌ 浜崎あゆみのプロフィールならオリコン芸能人事典-ORICON STYLE". Oricon. Retrieved January 17, 2013.