Korean group SHINee has announced their first Japanese single of 2013 – “Fire”. Its their third original Japanese single and 7th Japanese single overall. The single comes on two editions including a Limited with DVD and lots of bonuses. Single “Fire” is scheduled to hit stores March 13th 2013 – more release details follow…

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SHINee most recently released their 2nd original Japanese single “1000 Nen, Zutto Soba ni Ite…” – a ballad perfect for the start of winter and holidays. The single hit stores December 12th 2012 and climbed to #3 on the weekly Oricon singles charts.

SHINee also simultaneously released their first Japanese live DVD and Blu-ray release “SHINee WORLD ~ The First Japan Arena Tour 2012” that captured their performance at Yoyogi National Gymnasium on June 23rd and 24th 2012 from their first arena tour in Japan. More details available in another report.

The popular Korean boy group’s previous singles – the 5th and first original Japanese single “Dazzling Girl” (October 10th 2012), and first four being Japanese versions of their hit Korean songs “sherlock”, “Lucifer”, “Juliette”, and Japanese debut single “Replay – You are my everything –” (June 2011).

New single “Fire” comes on two editions,

– Limited with DVD that includes two versions of the title track’s music video and documentary footage for cover jacket photo shoot and music video. Comes on deluxe packaging, 16pg photo booklet, trading card (1 of 6), “Fire” Special Showcase application flyer, sticker. First Press has bonus photo or poster depending on store.

– Regular CD-only with bonus karaoke tracks. First Press adds trading card (1 of 6), “Fire” Special Showcase application flyer, and sticker. Additional bonus photo or poster depending on store.

SHINee’s special live events tied to the application flyer (lottery invitation) for “Fire” Special Showcase. More details will be revealed to lottery winners,

– April 2nd Zepp Tokyo
– April 3rd Zepp Namba

SHINee – “Fire” – release date March 13th 2013

Limited [CD+DVD] (¥2500)
Regular [CD] (¥1200)
1. Fire
2. Moon River Waltz
1. Fire -complete ver- (music video)
2. Fire -lip-sync ver- (music video)
3. Cover jacket photo shoot
4. Fire – making-of music video
1. Fire
2. Moon River Waltz
3. Fire (off vocal)
4. Moon River Waltz (off vocal)


SHINee Official Japanese website