Pride (High and Mighty Color song)

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This article is about the song by High and Mighty Color. For the song by U2, see Pride (In the Name of Love).
"Pride"
Single by High and Mighty Color
from the album Go Over
Released January 26, 2005
Genre Pop rock
Hard rock
Length 4:18
Label SMEJ
Writer(s) High and Mighty Color
Producer(s) Hal
High and Mighty Color singles chronology
"Pride"
(2005)
"Over"
(2005)
Alternative cover
Remix re-release

"Pride" is the debut single of High and Mighty Color and was released on January 26, 2005. A remixed version, titled "Pride Remix" was released on March 24, 2005.

Information[edit]

"Pride" is their most successful single in terms of sales to date and was used as the second opening theme for the anime Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny. The single's first press edition included two character identification cards for characters of the anime.

Sample of the translated lyrics:[1]

The twinkling light shines, and wakes us now
Sounds echo out carved in from here
I'll continue to believe forever...

Remix[edit]

The single was later released as a remix single featuring various versions of the song done by artists from all ranges of Japanese music. Upon its release the single charted on the 20th spot in Oricon.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "PRIDE"– 4:17
  2. "Hikaru Kakera" (光るカケラ; Shards of Light?) – 4:20
  3. "all alone" – 5:39
  4. "PRIDE (Instrumental)" — 4:17
All songs written by HIGH and MIGHTY COLOR.

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Hide2 (Norishrocks) — creative & art direction
  • Ryuichi Tamura (Norishrocks) – co-art design

Charts[edit]

Oricon charting[edit]

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 4 5 3 2 2 2 2 85,878
3 6 4 5 2 3 4 3 36,536
x x x x x x x x x, xxx
Release Chart Peak position Sales Chart run
26 January 2005 Oricon Daily Singles Chart #2
26 January 2005 Oricon Weekly Singles Chart #2 347,830 17 weeks
26 January 2005 Oricon Yearly Singles Chart #40

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Translated lyrics". Retrieved 2007-02-10. [dead link]