Ikenai Taiyō

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"Ikenai Taiyō
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Single by Orange Range
from the album Panic Fancy
A-side "'Ikenai Taiyō'"
B-side "'Iketenai Taiyō'"
Released July 18, 2007
Genre Pop/rock
Label SMEJ
Orange Range singles chronology
"Ika Summer"
"Ikenai Taiyō
"Kimi Station"
"Ika Summer"
"Ikenai Taiyō"
"Kimi Station"

"Ikenai Taiyō" (イケナイ太陽, Bad Sun) is the 17th single released from the Japanese pop band Orange Range.


Ikenai Taiyō is the 17th single to be released by Orange Range. The title song was used as the opening to the 2007 J-Drama version of Hanazakari no Kimitachi e.[1] The single comes in two versions: a limited edition CD+DVD version and a CD only version. The CD+DVD version of the single comes with a digest of performances from Orange Range's fanclub live concerts. The single peaked at #2 on the Oricon daily charts and gained a spot of #3 on the weekly charts, still managing their highest sales in a year.


  • CD Version
  1. Ikenai Taiyō (イケナイ太陽 Bad Sun)
  2. Iketenai Taiyō (イケテナイ太陽 Not Bad Sun)
  • DVD Version
  1. Danshi-ing session (男子ing session Dancing Boy Session)
  2. Winter Winner
  3. Miracle


Oricon chart (Japan)[edit]

Release Chart Peak Position Sales Total
July 18, 2007 Oricon DailySingles Chart 2 101,649
Oricon Weekly Singles Chart 3


  1. ^ "Official website for Hanazakari no Kimitachi e". Archived from the original on 2007-07-06. Retrieved 2007-07-10.