Label: Toys Factory - TFCC-86238,Kimi - TFCC-86238 • Format: CD Album • Country: Japan • Genre: Pop • Style: J-pop
Beginning from at least junior high school, Ayuse Kozue had aimed to become a singer and joined her school's dance team, hoping to fulfill that dream. During high school, Ayuse began studying desktop music MIDIs, etc through a music course and bought her first computer. After hearing one of her pieces, Towa Tei signed on as her creative director. In FebruaryAyuse released her first analog, the single " boyfriend ".
She was also featured as their Free Download for the first week in April. Around two weeks later, the single was released in CD format. She continued to release music in the following months with all lyrics, composition, and arrangement based on a producer she had met.
She is still in university. She also has her own podcast on iTunes. After the album, she released another single called " When I Wish Upon A Star ", a more mature ballad, however did not chart well. Like her previous single, it's a slower, almost ballad styled song. What It Is - Various - Violator The Album V2.0 single reached the 59 on the Oricon and charted for three weeks, becoming her best selling single since the debut.
The single was produced and composed by rapper WISE. The single did not chart as well as her previous, but stayed at the charts for three weeks too. The year ended with a digital release entitled " jingle bell love ", Pretty Good - Ayuse Kozue - A❤K Christmas song. It reached the 67 on the iTunes Jpop songs chart. Since the start ofAyuse hasn't been as active like the previous years of releasing music. March saw the release of the " Apple pie " single, Pretty Good - Ayuse Kozue - A❤K did not chart due to it being a limited edition release.
Rebel Makes Rhymes - Dub Narcotic Sound System - Out Of Your Mind, Moosie Mousie Boogie - Frank Froeba And His Boys - Back Room Piano (Shellac, Album), Vota FATUR - CCCP - Fedeli Alla Linea - Canzoni Preghiere Danze Del II Millennio - Sezione Europa, Really Mystified - Elvis Costello And The Attractions* - Imperial Bedroom, No One Seems To Know - Neil Young - Greendale Comes To Hammersmith