Hatsukoi Cider / DEEP MIND (初恋サイダー/DEEP MIND; First Love Cider / DEEP MIND) is the 13th single released by Buono!. This is the first Double A-side released by Buono!. "DEEP MIND" is used as the theme song for Gomennasai, a movie which Buono! stars in. "Hatsukoi Cider" is the ending theme to the drama Suugaku♥Joshi Gakuen. There are two editions available: Regular and Limited. This is Buono!'s third single under the zetima label.

On October 29, 2011, "DEEP MIND" was released for download on iTunes. It was later released as a double A-side CD single with "Hatsukoi Cider" on January 18, 2012. The Single V and Event V were released on January 25, 2012, and February 26, 2012, respectively.

Tracklist[edit | edit source]

Buono!_-_Hatsukoi_Cider_(MV)

Buono! - Hatsukoi Cider (MV)

Hatsukoi Cider (MV)

Buono!_-_DEEP_MIND_(MV)

Buono! - DEEP MIND (MV)

DEEP MIND (MV)

CD[edit | edit source]

  1. Hatsukoi Cider
  2. DEEP MIND
  3. Hatsukoi Cider (Instrumental)
  4. DEEP MIND (Instrumental)

Limited Edition DVD[edit | edit source]

  1. Hatsukoi Cider (Close-up Buono! ver.)

Single V[edit | edit source]

  1. Hatsukoi Cider (Music Video)
  2. DEEP MIND (Music Video)
  3. Hatsukoi Cider (MOMOKO Ver.)
  4. Hatsukoi Cider (MIYABI Ver.)
  5. Hatsukoi Cider (AIRI Ver.)

Event V[edit | edit source]

  1. Hatsukoi Cider (BAND Shot Ver.)
  2. DEEP MIND (Movie Ver.)
  3. DEEP MIND (Momoko Ver.)
  4. DEEP MIND (Miyabi Ver.)
  5. DEEP MIND (Airi Ver.)
  6. Making of

Featured Members[edit | edit source]

Buono! promoting single

Single Information[edit | edit source]

Hatsukoi Cider
DEEP MIND

Performances[edit | edit source]

TV Performances[edit | edit source]

  • [2012.02.10] Happy Music

Concert Performances[edit | edit source]

Hatsukoi Cider
DEEP MIND

Event Performances[edit | edit source]

Hatsukoi Cider

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • This is Buono!'s first Double A-side.
  • This is the first single since MY BOY to feature Tsugunaga Momoko as the center.
  • The Single V cover is a parody of the cover to The Beatles' album "Help!".
  • The Event V cover is a parody of the cover to Elvis Costello's debut album "My Aim Is True".
  • The MV for Hatsukoi Cider features Tabuchi Hisako of the rock bands Bloodthirsty Butchers and Toddle on guitar.
  • The "Hatsukoi Cider" MV is Buono!'s most-viewed YouTube video.
  • "Hatsukoi Cider" was also used as the ending theme for NTV show Happy Music for January 2012.
  • It was released on the same day as Kikkawa Yuu's 1st album, One for YOU!.
  • A Twitter post by user @w__cmt on November 28, 2019 featuring a clip of Buono! performing "Hatsukoi Cider" at Buono! Festa 2016 went viral on Twitter in Japan, garnering over 1 million views, 12,400 retweets, and 58,500 likes in just one day. This viral clip rejuvenated interest in Buono!, causing the group to trend at a peak position of #3 on Twitter in Japan the following day. In response, Suzuki Airi posted a Tweet of her own asking why everyone was talking about Buono! again, and expressing her happiness to the newfound attention. 

Oricon Chart Positions[edit | edit source]

Single
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 6 9 4 6 12 9 7 10,892
11 - - - - - - 37 2,271
- - - - - - - - 463
- - - - - - - - 273

Total Reported Sales: 13,899

Single V
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 3 12 13 10 12 - 11 1,854
- - - - - - - 44 403

Total Reported Sales: 2,257

Videos[edit | edit source]

External Links[edit | edit source]

Buono!
Members
Members Tsugunaga Momoko (Leader) | Natsuyaki Miyabi (Sub-Leader) | Suzuki Airi
Discography
Singles 1. Honto no Jibun | 2. Ren'ai♥Rider | 3. Kiss! Kiss! Kiss! | 4. Gachinko de Ikou! | 5. Rottara Rottara | 6. co・no・mi・chi | 7. MY BOY | 8. Take It Easy! | 9. Bravo☆Bravo | 10. Our Songs | 11. Zassou no Uta | 12. Natsu Dakara! | 13. Hatsukoi Cider / DEEP MIND | 14. So La Si Do ~Nee Nee~ (DVD single)
Albums

Original: 1. Café Buono! | 2. Buono!2 | 3. We are Buono!
Mini: 1. partenza | 2. SHERBET
Best: 1. The Best Buono!

Concerts
Concerts

2009: Buono! Live 2009 ~Hybrid ☆ Punch~ | Buono! First Live Tour 2009 ~Winter Festa~
2010: We are Buono! Buono! LIVE TOUR 2010 | Buono! Live Tour 2010 ~Rock'n Buono!~ 3
2011: Buono! Live 2011 winter ~Re;Buono!~ | Buono! Live Tour 2011 summer ~Rock'n Buono!~ 4
2012: Buono! LIVE 2012 “R・E・A・L” | PIZZA-LA Presents Buono! Delivery LIVE 2012 ~Ai wo Otodoke!~
2016: Buono! Festa 2016
2017: Buono! Live 2017 ~Pienezza!~
Fanclub Concerts: Buono! Kessei 1 Shuunen Kinen FC Special Live ~Rock'n Buono!~ | Buono! Live ~Rock'n Buono!~ 2

Other Concerts
Hello! Project Concerts

Summer Tours: 2008 | 2009 | 2010
Winter Tours: 2008 | 2009 (Wonderful Hearts, Elder Club Sotsugyou Kinen Special) | 2010 | 2015
Hina Fest: 2017
COUNTDOWN PARTY: 2013 | 2015 | 2016
Other Concerts: Berryz Koubou Matsuri

Units & Other Groups
Related Units Hello! Project Kids | Berryz Koubou | ℃-ute | Bello! | Country Girls | PINK CRES.
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