Ai no Tane
Single by Morning Musume
from the album First Time
Native title 愛の種
Released November 3, 1997
Genre J-Pop
Format CD Single
Length 4:12
Label Uraneba Records
Producer Tsunku
Morning Musume Singles Chronology
Next Morning Coffee 1st Single (1998)

Ai no Tane (愛の種 ; Seeds of Love) is the demo single by Morning Musume. Producer Tsunku challenged the five girls who lost the Sharam Q audition to sell 50,000 copies of this song they recorded together to get a record deal. It was released on November 3, 1997. The single hit 50,000 sold by November 30.

This song also appears on "Morning Coffee", the Morning Musume debut single that was released a couple months later, on their first album First Time, and on their album Best! Morning Musume 1. The instrumental version of this song appears on the Morning Musume Early Single Box.

A remake, titled "Ai no Tane (20th Anniversary Ver.)", by the special anniversary unit Morning Musume 20th was released on November 3, 2017, exactly 20 years after the original.


Morning Musume - Ai no Tane (MV)

Morning Musume - Ai no Tane (MV)

Ai no Tane (MV)

  1. Ai no Tane

Featured Members Edit

Morning Musume 1st Gen

Morning Musume promoting the single

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Single InformationEdit

Ai no Tane

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