Kokoro no Senshi

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"心の戦士"
"Kokoro No Senshi" / "Heart of the Warrior""
Single by Angela Aki
from the album Home
Released January 18, 2006 (Japan)
Format CD Single
Recorded 2006
Genre J-Pop
Length 17:40
Label Sony Music Japan
Producer(s) Matsuoka Motoki
Angela Aki singles chronology
"Home"
(2005)
"Kokoro No Senshi"
(2006)
"Kiss Me
Good-Bye
"
(2006)

"Kokoro no Senshi" (心の戦士?) is the second single by Japanese singer Angela Aki. It was released on January 18, 2006, reached number 9 on the Oricon Daily Charts, and number 13 on the Weekly Chart. It features the Final Fantasy VIII theme song "Eyes on Me" by Faye Wong and "Today", The Smashing Pumpkins cover.

In an Excite Japan interview, Aki reports composer Nobuo Uematsu as saying her version 'shed light on "Eyes on Me"'.[1][clarification needed]

Track listing[edit]

CD
No. Title Lyrics Music Arranger(s) Length
1. "Kokoro no Senshi (心の戦士 Warrior of the heart?)"   Angela Aki Angela Aki Angela Aki, Motoki Matsuoka 5:11
2. "Sora wa Itsumo Naite Iru (空はいつも泣いている?)"   Angela Aki Angela Aki Angela Aki, Motoki Matsuoka 3:12
3. "Today" (The Smashing Pumpkins' cover) William Patrick Corgan, Angela Aki (Japanese lyrics) William Patrick Corgan Angela Aki, Motoki Matsuoka 3:54
4. "Eyes On Me -featured in FINAL FANTASY VIII-" (bonus track) Kazumi Someya Nobuo Uematsu Angela Aki, Motoki Matsuoka 4:31
DVD
No. Title Director(s) Length
1. "Kokoro no Senshi" (Music video)    
2. "Final Fantasy Ⅷ Premier movie featuring Kiss Me Good-Bye"      

Charts[edit]

Release Chart Peak position Sales total Chart run
January 18, 2006 Oricon Daily Singles Chart 9
Oricon Weekly Singles Chart[2] 13 12,645 17 Weeks

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