Japanese title: 海ほたる
Romaji title: umihotaru
English title: Sea Firefly

Release date: 1999.03.10

Catalog nr: EPDE-1021 (CD) / EPSE-1021 (Cassette)
Label: zetima

First press: unknown

«Umihotaru» is a single by Gen Takayama.

The single was released both as a cd single and on cassette. Yuko Nakazawa‘s sings the chorus on the A-side of the single, which was released only three months after their collaboration single Odaiba Moonlight Serenade. The song also appears on Takayama’s 2000 album «Super Best» (スーパーベスト).

It is unknown how high the single charted and how many copies it sold.




01. 海ほたる (Umihotaru; Sea Firefly)
02. 長すぎた恋人 (Nagasugita Koibito)
03. 海ほたる (Instrumental)
04. 長すぎた恋人 (Instrumental)


海ほたる (Umihotaru)

Lyrics: Toyohisa Araki | Music: Takashi Miki | Arrangement: Toshirou Imaizumi

Yuko Nakazawa sings the chorus in this song.

Toyohisa also wrote the lyrics for Nakazawa’s debut single.