AFTERSCHOOL has their 5th Japanese single “Heaven” upcoming for release. Its been over a year since the Korean group has released a single in Japan while busy with activities in their home country. Their new Japanese single comes on three editions and is produced by Shinichi Osawa. Single “Heaven” releases October 2nd 2013 – more details and music video follows.

AFTERSCHOOL as a group last released their 4th Japanese single “Lady Luck / Dilly Dally” back on June 13th 2012. Unit ORANGE CARAMEL consisting of Raina, Nana, and Lizzy released Japanese singles “Yasashii Akuma” (2012.09.05), “LIPSTICK / Lum no Love Song” (2012.12.12), and album “ORANGE CARAMEL” (2013.03.13). The group released a greatest hits album in Korea along with a new mini-album “First Love” during the first part of 2013.

The group has regular graduations and since their last Japanese single new member Kaeun joined (May 2012) and member Kahi graduated in September 2012 which keeps AFTERSCHOOL as a 8-member group.

AFTERSCHOOL’s new single “Heaven” is produced by Shinichi Osawa who has ranked as the #1 electro house DJ in Japan and produced for artists Namie Amuro, moumoon, and many more. Their 5th Japanese single comes on three editions,

– Limited with DVD that includes music videos and making-of footage for title track plus the music video for Korean single “First Love”. Trading card (1 of 8).

– Limited with 36-page photo booklet. Trading card (1 of 8).

– Regular CD-only with bonus track Korean single “First Love” plus karaoke versions. Trading card (1 of 8).

Watch the full music video for “Heaven” below the release details.

AFTERSCHOOLHeaven– release date October 2nd 2013

Limited [CD+DVD] (¥1890)
Limited Photobook [CD+Photobook] (¥1890)
1. Heaven
2. Crazy Driver
1. Heaven (music video)
2. First Love (music video)
3. Heaven (off shoot)
1. Heaven
2. Crazy Driver
Photo booklet 36-pgs
Regular [CD] (¥1000)
1. Heaven
2. Crazy Driver
3. First Love
4. Heaven (off vocal)
5. Crazy Driver (off vocal)





AFTERSCHOOL official website (Japan)