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

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Posted on February 18, 2012, in Ayumi Hamasaki, Highlight of The Week, Jpop 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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