Sweet (Chara album)

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Studio album by Chara
Released November 1, 1991
Recorded 1991
Genre J-pop
Alternative pop
Length 44:29
Label Sony Music Japan
Producer U-Ske Asada
Chara chronology
Soul Kiss
(1992)Soul Kiss1992
Singles from Sweet
  1. "Heaven"
    Released: September 21, 1991
  2. "Sweet"
    Released: January 22, 1992
  3. "No Toy (Re-Mix)"
    Released: April 22, 1992

Sweet (スウィート?, Sūīto) is the debut studio album by Chara, which was released on November 11, 1991.[1] It debuted at #64 on the Japanese Oricon album charts, and charted in the top 200 for two weeks.[2] It eventually sold 11,000 copies, making it Chara's least sold album.

It was preceded by her debut single Heaven in September. The album also had two re-cut singles: the title track Sweet (released in January) and a remix single called No Toy (Re-Mix), featuring three alternative mixes of album tracks. None of these three songs charted in the Oricon top 100 singles.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Lyrics Music Arranger(s) Length
1. "Rainbow Gossip" Chara Chara, Mizuho Hirata U-Ske Asada 5:22
2. "Heaven" Chara, U-Ske Asada Chara, U-Ske Asada U-Ske Asada 4:46
3. "Usotsuku no ni Narenaide (うそつくのに慣れないで?, Don't Get Used to Lying)" Chara Chara U-Ske Asada 4:09
4. "Family" Chara Chara David Motion 4:37
5. "Sweet" Chara Chara, U-Ske Asada U-Ske Asada 4:42
6. "X'mas" Chara Chara U-Ske Asada 5:15
7. "No Toy" Chara Chara Charles Pierre 4:03
8. "Anata o Oikoshita (あなたを追い越した?, I Passed You)" Chara Chikuzen Satō Charles Pierre 4:57
9. "Break These Chain" Chara Chara U-Ske Asada 5:39
10. "Onna no Ko (女の子?, Girl)"   U-Ske Asada U-Ske Asada 0:59

Japan Sales Rankings[edit]

Release Chart Peak Position First Week Sales Sales Total Chart Run
November 1, 1991 Oricon Daily Albums Chart
Oricon Weekly Albums Chart 64 11,000 2 weeks
Oricon Yearly Albums Chart


  1. ^ "Sony Music Online Japan : CHARA : Sweet". Retrieved 2009-10-29. 
  2. ^ "Sweet/Chara". Retrieved 2009-10-27.