Japanese title: 卒業〜TOP OF THE WORLD〜
Romaji title: sotsugyou -TOP OF THE WORLD
English title: Graduation -Top of the World-
Release date: 1998.02.15
Catalog nr: WPDV-7126
Label: WARNER MUSIC JAPAN
First press: no
«Sotsugyou -Top of the World-» is Michiyo Heike‘s second single, released only a month prior to her debut album.
The single was released on February 15th, 1998, on the record label Warner Music Japan.
It contains the title track and its instrumental, as well as a b-side («Sasaetekurenakucha»).
The A-side is a cover of The Carpenters’ «Top of the World» (released in 1972), but with different arrangements and with lyrics in Japanese.
The single sold a total of 60,785 copies, and ranked at #35 on the Oricon music charts.
01. 卒業〜TOP OF THE WORLD〜 (Sotsugyou -Top of the World-; Graduation -Top of the World-)
02. 支えてくれなくちゃ (Sasaetekurenakucha; Gotta Support You)
03. 卒業〜TOP OF THE WORLD〜 (Instrumental)
卒業〜TOP OF THE WORLD〜 (Sotsugyou -Top of the World-)
Japanese lyrics: Makoto | Music & Arrangement: Hatake
Miwako Hamada and Kanako Oguchi (小口かな子) sing the background vocals to this track.
Lyrics: Makoto | Music & Arrangement: Hatake