Swear (Alan song)

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"Swear"
Swear-CD.jpg
CD single cover
Single by Alan
from the album My Life
B-side "Beauty"
Released November 4, 2009 (2009-11-04)
Format Truetone, CD single, CD+DVD
Recorded 2009
Genre J-pop, R&B
Length 18:13
Label Avex Trax
Writer(s) Ypenus
Producer(s) Kazuhito Kikuchi
Alan singles chronology
"Ballad (Namonaki Koi no Uta)"
(2009)
"Swear"
(2009)
"Diamond/Over the Clouds"
(2010)
Alternative cover
CD + DVD Cover

"Swear" is a song recorded by Chinese singer Alan. "Swear" was written by Aico and Yuka Miyagawa and was produced by Kazuhito Kikuchi. The song was used as the theme song of Bourbon's Blanchul Mini Series commercial, in which Alan appears.[1] The PV for the single was shot at Keisei Rose Garden.[2] The B-side, "Beauty", was used as the commercial song for Yomeishu's Re:on Nutrition Drink Product.[1] "Swear" was released as a truetone on September 17, 2009[3] and was released as a single on the Avex Trax label on November 4, 2009.[1] "Swear" reached a peak of #35 on the weekly Oricon charts, and charted for three weeks.[4]

Promotion[edit]

To promote the single, Alan appeared on Music Japan and sang "Swear".[5] She also performed the song on Music Station.[6]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Lyrics Music Length
1. "Swear" Yuka Miyagawa, Aico Kazuhito Kikuchi 04:47
2. "Beauty" Ayako Ikeda K. Kikuchi 04:21
3. "Swear" (instrumental)     04:47
4. "Beauty" (instrumental)     04:18
DVD track list
No. Title Length
1. "Swear" (music video) 04:50
2. "Swear" (music video; alternative version) 03:13

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "alan、出演中のブルボンCMソングをシングルリリース(ナタリー) - livedoor ニュース". Livedoor (in Japanese). Natalie. October 9, 2009. Retrieved May 16, 2010. 
  2. ^ "alan Official Blog 2009-11-07" (in Japanese). Retrieved May 16, 2010. 
  3. ^ "ブルボン「ブランチュールミ二シリーズ」TVCMソングで話題の新曲を本日より着うた(R)配信開始!". Avex Trax (in Japanese). Avex Group. Archived from the original on September 23, 2009. Retrieved May 16, 2010. 
  4. ^ "you大樹 - alan: Swear" (in Japanese). Oricon. Retrieved May 16, 2010. 
  5. ^ "「MJ」に大橋トリオ、BAWDIES、シリアルら注目株続々(ナタリー) - livedoor ニュース". Livedoor (in Japanese). Natalie. November 4, 2009. Retrieved May 16, 2010. 
  6. ^ "中島美嘉、BREAKERZ、遊助ら「Mステ」で新曲披露(ナタリー) - livedoor ニュース". Livedoor (in Japanese). Natalie. November 4, 2009. Retrieved May 16, 2010.