Namie Amuro is starting her 21st year since her debut with a double a-side release “Big Boys Cry | Beautiful” and both songs have tie-in as CM themes for Kose ESPRIQUE beauty products which also star Namie Amuro. Her 41st single comes on one regular edition and hits stores March 6th 2013 – updated release details follow.
Namie Amuro released only one single in 2012 “Go Round | YEAH-OH” which was also featured in ESPRIQUE CM campaign.
She celebrated her 20th anniversary as an artist last year and is getting ready to release a 20th anniversary DVD & Blu-ray featuring performances during her “5 Major Domes Tour 2012 ~ 20th Anniversary Best ~”. The release features 30 songs and hits stores February 27th 2013. Promotional video for the release follows below.
New single “Big Boys Cry | Beautiful” continues her stretch of 6 singles that are double a-side releases. The single features dance track “Big Boys Cry” and ballad track “Beautiful” plus the karaoke versions of both songs.
|Regular [CD] (¥1050)
1. Big Boys Cry
3. Big Boys Cry (off vocal)
4. Beautiful (off vocal)