Ayumi Hamasaki’s Profile

Ayumi Hamasaki

浜崎 あゆみ

Date of Birth: October 2, 1978

Place of Birth: Fukuoka Prefecture (Japan)

Zodiac: Libra

Chinese Zodiac: Horse

Blood Type: A

Height: 156 cm

Weight: 40 kg

Occupation: Singer

Languages: Japanese

Lessons: Piano, Japanese Calligraphy (5th rank), abacus calculation, Japanese Flower Arrangement, Kumonshiki study system

Favorite Food: Biscuits, cakes, chocolates, kimchee

Filmography

1993

– Twins Teacher as Momo Tachibana

– Battle Spirits Ryûko no Ken as Yuri Sakazaki (Voice Role)

1995

– Sumomo mo Momo as Kuriko

– Miseinen as Hitomi Tabata

– Ladys Ladys!! Soucho Saigo no Hi

– Like Grains of Sand as Kasane Aihara

1996

– Gakko II

2002

– Tsuki ni Shizumu as Minamo (Ayumi’s song “Voyage” was the theme song for the movie)

2007

– Distance Love as Herself (Short film based on her songs “Glitter” and “Fated”)

Discography

Studio Albums:

– A Song For XX (January 1, 1999)

– Loveppears (November 10, 1999)

– Duty (September 27, 2000)

– I am… (January 1, 2002)

– Rainbow (December 18, 2002)

– My Story (December 15, 2004)

– (Miss)Understood (January 1, 2006)

– Secret (November 29, 2006)

– Guilty (January 1, 2008)

– Next Level (March 25, 2009)

– Rock ‘n’ Roll Circus (April 14, 2010)

– Love Songs (December 22, 2010)

– Party Queen (March 21, 2012)

EPs:

– Nothing from Nothing (December 1, 1995)

– Memorial Address (December 17, 2003)

– Five (August 31, 2011)

Compilation Albums:

– A Best (March 28, 2001)

– A Ballads (March 12, 2003)

– A Best 2: Black (February 28, 2007)

– A Best 2: White (February 28, 2007)

– A Complete: All Singles (September 10, 2008)

Remix Albums:

– Ayu-mi-x (March 17, 1999)

– Super Eurobeat Presents Ayu-ro Mix (February 16, 2000)

– Ayu-mi-x II Version Jpn (March 8, 2000)

– Ayu-mi-x II Version US+EU (March 8, 2000)

– Ayu-mi-x II Version Acoustic Orchestra (March 8, 2000)

– Ayu-mi-x II Version Non-Stop Mega Mix (March 29, 2000)

– Ayu-mi-x III Non-Stop Mega Mix Version (February 28, 2001)

– Ayu-mi-x III Acoustic Orchestra Version (February 28, 2001)

– Super Eurobeat Presents Ayu-ro Mix 2 (September 27, 2001)

 – Cyber Trance Presents Ayu Trance (September 27, 2001)

– Ayu-mi-x 4 + Selection Non-Stop Mega Mix Version (March 20, 2002)

– Ayu-mi-x 4 + Selection Acoustic Orchestra Version (March 20, 2002)

– Cyber trance presents Ayu Trance 2 (September 26, 2002)

– RMX Works from Ayu-mi-x 5 Non-Stop Mega Mix (September 25, 2003)

– RMX Works from Cyber Trance Presents Ayu Trance 3 (September 25, 2003)

– RMX Works from Super Eurobeat Presents Ayu-ro Mix 3 (September 25, 2003)

– My Story Classical (March 24, 2005)

– Ayu-mi-x 6: Gold (March 26, 2008)

– Ayu-mi-x 6: Silver (March 26, 2008)

– Ayu-mi-x 7 Version House (April 20, 2011)

– Ayu-mi-x 7 Version Acoustic Orchestra (April 20, 2011)

– Ayu-mi-x Presents Ayu Trance 4 (April 20, 2011)

– Ayu-mi-x 7 Presents Ayu-ro Mix 4 (April 20, 2011)

Singles:

1995

– “Nothing from Nothing”

1998

– “Poker Face”

– “You”

– “Trust”

– “For My Dear”

– “Depend on You”

1999

– “Whatever”

– “Love ~Destiny~”

– “To Be”

-“Boys & Girls”

– “A”

– “Appears”

– “Kanariya”

2000

– “Fly High”

– “Vogue”

– “Far Away”

– “Seasons”

– “Surreal”

– “Audience”

– “M”

2001

– “Evolution”

– “Never Ever”

– “Endless Sorrow”

– “Unite!”

– “Dearest”

– “A Song is Born”

2002

– “Daybreak”

– “Free & Easy”

– “H”

– “Voyage”

2003

– “&”

– “Forgiveness”

– “No Way to Say”

2004

– “Moments”

– “Inspire”

– “Carol”

2005

– “Step You / Is This Love?”

– “Fairyland”

– “Heaven”

– “Bold & Delicious / Pride”

2006

– “Startin’ / Born to Be…”

– “Blue Bird”

2007

– “Glitter / Fated”

– “Talkin’ 2 Myself”

– “Together When…”

2008

– “Mirrorcle World”

– “Days / Green”

2009

– “Rule / Sparkle”

– “Sunrise / Sunset (Love is All)”

– “You Were… / Ballad”

2010

– “Moon/Blossom”

– “Crossword”

– “L”

2012

– “How Beautiful You Are”

Collaborations:

– “Love Since 1999″ with Tsunku

– “A Song Is Born” with Keiko

– “Dream On” with Naoya Urata (2010)

– “Why…” Feat. Juno (2011)

– “Another Song” Feat. Naoya Urata

Other Charted Songs:

2006

– “Jewel”

2009

– “Next Level”

– “Curtain Call”

2010

– “Microphone”

– “Don’t Look Back”

– “Meaning of Love”

– “Last Links”

– “Sexy Little Things”

– “Lady Dynamite”

– “Count Down”

2011

– “Love Song”

– “Why…” (Feat. Juno)

– “Progress”

– “Beloved”

– “Another Song” (Feat. Naoya Urata)

– “Happening Here”

DVDs

Video Albums:

– A Film for XX (September 15, 1999)

– A Clips (February 23, 2000)

– Hamasaki Ayumi (March 29, 2000)

– Vogue Far Away Seasons (September 20, 2000)

-Surreal (December 13, 2000)

– M (February 7, 2001)

– Evolution (June 13, 2001)

– A Clips Vol. 2 (March 13, 2002)

– Someday My Prince Will Come (2002)

– Complete Clip Box (February 25, 2004)

– A Clip Box 1998-2011 (January 1, 2012)

Concerts:

– Ayumi Hamasaki Concert Tour 2000 Vol.1 (September 27, 2000)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Concert Tour 2000 Vol.2 (September 27, 2000)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Countdown Live 2000-2001 A (June 20, 2001)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Dome Tour 2001 A (December 12, 2001)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Countdown Live 2001-2002 A (January 29, 2003)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Arena Tour 2002 A (January 29, 2003)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Stadium Tour 2002 A (January 29, 2003)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Countdown Live 2002-2003 A (January 29, 2003)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Complete Live Box A (January 29, 2003)

– Ayumi Hamasaki A Museum: 30th Single Collection Live (February 25, 2004)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Arena Tour 2003-2004 A (September 29, 2004)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Countdown Live 2004-2005 A (March 2, 2005)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Arena Tour 2005 A: My Story (August 24, 2005)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Countdown Live 2005-2006 A (March 23, 2006)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Arena Tour 2006 A: (Miss)understood (November 1, 2006)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Best of Countdown Live 2006-2007 A

– Ayumi Hamasaki Asia Tour 2007 A: Tour of Secret Live + Documentary #2

– Ayumi Hamasaki Countdown Live 2007-2008 Anniversary #2

– Ayumi Hamasaki Asia Tour 2008: 10th Anniversary #2

– Ayumi Hamasaki Premium Countdown Live 2008–2009 A #1

– Ayumi Hamasaki Arena Tour 2009 A: Next Level #2

– Ayumi Hamasaki Rock ‘n’ Roll Circus Tour Final: 7 Days Special (April 20, 2011)

– Ayumi Hamasaki A 50 Singles: Live Selection (April 20, 2011)

– Ayumi Hamasaki Countdown Live 2010-2011 A: Do It Again (August 24, 2011)

Total Music Videos: 98

Visit Ayumi’s official website: http://www.avexnet.or.jp/ayu/index.html
Visit Ayumi’s English website: http://www.avexnet.or.jp/ayu/en/index.html 

Read about Ayumi in JADEEYES’ post: Meet Ayumi Hamasaki
And check out Sleepninja’s derping post on her: Everyday I’m Derping – The Ayumi Hamasaki Edition

Posted on February 18, 2012, in Music and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 7 Comments.

  1. WOW!!!!!!!!!!

  2. I haven’t heard any of her music yet, but with her being as beautiful as she is, she has to sound amazing too!

  3. Wow , so much history. She is very impressive. Some respect is needed here. :)

  4. She is amazing! I can understand why they call her the Empress of Jpop. :)

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