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beautiful world | 宇多田ヒカル (2007) ★★★★½
this song will be featured in the forthcoming theatrical version of ヱヴァンゲリヲン新劇場版 : 序 (evangelion shin gekijouban : jo) which is the first of four new evangelion film-series scheduled to release on september 1st, 2007.

and one more great news. hikki’s single titled 「flavor of life」 has become the world’s biggest selling digital single with sales of seven million units across all formats (it reached 5,580,000 downloads by april 2007) beating the u.s. top selling digital song “bad day” by daniel powter which sold just over two million units in 2006. (s. variety)

ps. hikki additionally holds the record for japan’s best selling album of all time with her japanese debut album, “first love” released in 1999 which has already sold nearly eight million copies.

2007.07.26