Japanese title: モーニング刑事。~抱いてHOLD ON ME!~
Romaji title: MOONINGU KOPPU. ~daite HOLD ON ME!~
English title: Morning Cop. -Hold me, Hold on me!-

Release date: 1998.09.30

Catalog nr: EPCE-5006
Label: zetima

First press: unknown


«Morning Cop -Daite Hold on Me» is the soundtrack to the movie of the same name.

The album has six tracks sung by Heike and/or Morning Musume. Included are «Dakedo Aishisugite (Mix for Screen)», which would be released as Heike’s 4th single the following month. A remix of Morning Musume’s 3rd single (and their first #1 single), «Daite Hold on Me», also appear on the album. All the songs on the album appear in the movie.

The album sold a total of 41.330 copies, and ranked at #18 on the Oricon music charts.

[Promo posters] 


TRACK LIST


01. だけど愛しすぎて -Mix for Screen- (Dakedo Aishisugite; But I Loved You Too Much)
02. おねがいネイル (Onegai Nail; Wishing Nail)
03. ヨロシク! (Yoroshiku!; Giving My Best Regards)
04. 恋のABC (Koi no ABC; The ABC of Love)
05. 強くならなくちゃ…ね (Tsuyoku Naranakucha… Ne; I’ve Gotta Be Strong… Right?)
06. 抱いて HOLD ON ME! ~Sexy Long version~ (Daite Hold on Me!; Hold Me, Hold on Me)


CREDITS


だけど愛しすぎて -Mix for Screen- (Dakedo Aishisugite -Mix for Screen-)

Lyrics: Emi Mahiko | Music & Arrangement: Hatake | Sung by: Michiyo Heike

This track would be released as Heike’s 4th single the month after the release of the soundtrack album. The track for the single has different arrangements and is therefore entitled «Mix for Single», whereas the song used as the opening theme for «Morning Cop» is entitled «Mix for Screen». 

Emi Makiho (Heike's manager at the time) sings the background vocals to this track.

 

おねがいネイル (Onegai Nail)

Lyrics & Music: Tsunku | Arrangement: Yasuaki Maejima | Sung by: Michiyo Heike & Morning Musume

 

ヨロシク! (Yoroshiku!)

Lyrics & Music: Tsunku | Arrangement: Gou Sudo (須藤豪) | Sung by: Morning Musume

Emi Mahiko sings the background vocals to this track.

 

恋のABC (Koi no ABC)

Lyrics& Music: Tsunku | Arrangement: Kaoru Yamauchi (山内薫) | Sung by: Morning Musume

This song was performed live at the concert «Morning Musume Memory ~Seishun no Hikari~ 1999.4.18″

 

強くならなくちゃ…ね (Tsuyoku Naranakucha… Ne)

Lyrics: Emi Makiho | Music & Arrangement: Hatake | Sung by: Michiyo Heike

Emi Makiho sings the background vocals to this track.

Heike performed this song live at one of her concerts after her graduation from Hello! Project.

 

抱いて HOLD ON ME! ~Sexy Long version~ (Daite Hold on Me -Sexy Long Version-)

Lyrics & Music: Tsunku | Arrangement: Yasuaki Maejima | Sung by: Morning Musume

This track is the A-side to Morning Musume’s third single, which would be their first #1 single. The track is re-arranged for this soundtrack, and is 1:25 longer than the single version.

Tsunku provides the background vocals to this song.


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