Halation Summer / Summer Night Town (English Version) (ハレーション サマー / サマーナイトタウン (English Version)) is Coconuts Musume's debut single. It was released in Japan on July 23, 1999, and in Taiwan on August 12, 1999. The Taiwan version comes with a lyrics card inlay with the lyrics in Taiwanese. "Halation Summer" was used as the theme song to the anime Kyoro-chan, and can be found on the Kyoro-chan Original Soundtrack.


Coconuts Musume - Halation Summer (MV)

Coconuts Musume - Halation Summer (MV)

Halation Summer (MV)

Coconuts Musume - Summer Night Town (English Version) (MV)

Coconuts Musume - Summer Night Town (English Version) (MV)

Summer Night Town (English version) (MV)

キョロちゃん オープニング 『ハレーションサマー』

キョロちゃん オープニング 『ハレーションサマー』

Kyoro-chan Theme Song

  1. Halation Summer
  2. Summer Night Town (English Version) (Morning Musume Cover)
  3. Halation Summer (Backing Track)

Featured MembersEdit

Coco art

Coconuts Musume promoting the single

Single InformationEdit

Halation Summer
Summer Night Town (English Version)
  • Lyrics and Composition: Tsunku
  • English Lyrics: MARIE
  • Arrangement: BANANA ICE

TV PerformancesEdit

Summer Night Town (English Version)

Concert PerformancesEdit

Halation Summer
Summer Night Town (English Version)

Oricon Chart PositionsEdit

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- - - - - - - 40 6,840

Total Reported Sales: 9,730


  • This is Coconuts Musume's first single with an English name title.
  • This was the group's first and only double a-side single.
  • This was the first double a-side single released by a Hello! Project group.
  • "Summer Night Town (English Version)" was the second song they recorded.[1]
  • In an interview, the members stated that they had never heard "Summer Night Town" before recording the English cover featured on the single.[2]
  • The single was released the same day as Country Musume's debut single, "Futari no Hokkaido".
  • The music videos for both tracks were shot in Taiwan. The group also had photo shoots and release events there as well.
  • Shimizu Saki, Tsugunaga Momoko, and Sudo Maasa covered "Halation Summer" on the Berryz Koubou mini album ③ Natsu Natsu Mini Berryz.
  • Angel Splash (エンジェルスプラッシユ) did a live performance of "Halation Summer".



  1. [1]Cococomment
  2. Magazine Interview (Debut Single Halation Summer)

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