Kimi Tsunagi Five M

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Kimi Tsunagi Five M
Kimi Tsunagi Five M Cover.jpg
Studio album by ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION
Released November 19, 2003
Recorded 2003
Genre Pop punk, alternative rock, indie rock
Length 50:06
Label Ki/oon Records
KSCL-629
ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION chronology
Hōkai Amplifier
(2002)Hōkai Amplifier2002
Kimi Tsunagi Five M
(2003)
Sol-fa
(2004)Sol-fa2004
Singles from Kimi Tsunagi Five M
  1. "Mirai no Kakera"
    Released: August 6, 1996
  2. "Kimi to Iu Hana"
    Released: October 16, 1996

Kimi Tsunagi Five M (君繋ファイブエム, Kimi tsunagi faibu emu) is the first full-length studio album by Japanese rock band ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION and their second major-label release overall, released on November 19, 2003 on Ki/oon Records. The album's name is sometimes given as "Kunkei Five M," but the reading "Kimitsunagi" is given in katakana on the original compact disc. Peaking at number five on the Oricon charts, the LP retained two successful singles, "Mirai no Kakera" and "Kimi to Iu Hana, and has gone on to sell over 250,000 copies.[1] The album is also featured in a live studio recording which is included as a bonus DVD from the limited edition of future compilation, Best Hit AKG.

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Masafumi Gotoh, except "No Name" by Gotoh and Takahiro Yamada; all music composed by Masafumi Gotoh.

No. Title Length
1. "Flashback" (フラッシュバック Furasshubakku) 1:58
2. "Mirai no Kakera" (未来の破片 Piece of The Future) 4:45
3. "Denpatou" (電波塔 Radio Tower) 3:31
4. "Understand" (アンダースタンド Andāsutando) 3:44
5. "Natsu no Hi, Zanzō" (夏の日、残像 After Image of Summer) 4:41
6. "Mugen Glider" (無限グライダー Eternal Glider) 5:07
7. "Sono Wake o" (その訳を The Reason Why) 4:36
8. "N.G.S" 2:54
9. "Jihei Tansaku" (自閉探索 (Search Within) Social Withdrawal) 3:28
10. "E" 4:12
11. "Kimi to Iu Hana" (君という花 A Flower Named You) 6:10
12. "No Name" (ノーネーム Nōnēmu) 5:00

B-sides[edit]

Song Length B-side of
"Entrance" 3:59 "Mirai no Kakera"
"Sono Wake o" 4:36
"Rocket No. 4" 3:42 "Kimi to Iu Hana"

Personnel[edit]

Chart positions[edit]

Album[edit]

Year Chart Peak positions
2003 Oricon 5

Singles[edit]

Year Song Peak positions
Oricon
2003 "Mirai no Kakera" 34
"Kimi to Iu Hana" 14

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