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I WISH
IWISH-r
Single by Morning Musume
from the album Best! Morning Musume 1
Native title I WISH
Released September 6, 2000
Genre J-Pop
Format CD Single, digital download
Length 15:04
Label zetima zetima
Producer Tsunku
Morning Musume Singles Chronology
Previous Happy Summer Wedding 9th Single (2000)
Next Ren'ai Revolution 21 11th Single (2000)

I WISH is Morning Musume's tenth single. It was released on September 6, 2000. It sold a total of 654,640 copies.

"I Wish" was the song used in Japanese commercials for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. Morning Musume also appeared in the commercials.

TracklistEdit

Morning Musume - I WISH (MV)

Morning Musume - I WISH (MV)

I WISH (MV)

  1. I WISH
  2. Akogare My Boy (あこがれMy Boy; My Admirable Boy)
  3. I WISH (Instrumental)

Featured MembersEdit

TV PerformancesEdit

  • [2000.09.03] ASAYAN
  • [2000.09.03] Hello! Morning Episode 022
  • [2000.09.08] Music Station
  • [2000.09.14] Utaban
  • [2000.09.15] Music Station
  • [2000.10.05] Utaban
  • [2000.10.06] Music Station
  • [2000.12.29] Music Station
  • [2011.05.09] J-MELO

Concert PerformancesEdit

I WISH
Akogare My Boy

Single InformationEdit

I WISH
  • Lyrics & Composition: Tsunku
  • Arrangement & Programming: Kono Shin
  • Bass: Irie Naoyuki
  • Guitar: Kono Shin, Hayashibe Naoki
  • Percussion: Misawa Izumi
  • Trumpet: Araki Toshio, Sugazawa Masahiko, Yokoyama Hitoshi
  • Trombone: Murata Yoichi, Tsuji Fuyuki
  • Bass Trombone: Murata Yoichi
  • Horn: Arima Yoshiharu, Abe Masato
  • Strings: Kinbara Chieko Group
  • Turntable: DJ COUNTRY
  • Chorus: Tsunku
  • Dance Choreography: Natsu Mayumi
  • Music Video: Miyasaka Mayumi
Akogare My Boy
  • Lyrics & Composition: Tsunku
  • Arrangement: AKIRA

TriviaEdit

  • This is the fifth Morning Musume single with an English name.
  • 4th Generation member Tsuji Nozomi gives a comment about the single on YouTube.
  • As of February 2016, the official music video is 1 of 46 music videos for a single that has reached over 1,000,000 views on Morning Musume's official YouTube channel.
  • All the 4th Generation members sang "I WISH" in each of their separate graduation concerts.
  • I WISH was re-arranged and performed by Morning Musume's 2013 lineup in The Best! ~Updated Morning Musume~.
  • An English cover was recorded by Vanessa Williams as "I Wish" for the album Cover Morning Musume!.

Oricon Rank and SalesEdit

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- - - - - - - 1 407,350
- - - - - - - 5 86,640
- - - - - - - 6 52,930
- - - - - - - 14 31,330
- - - - - - - 16 20,750
- - - - - - - 21 15,180
- - - - - - - 27 8,540
- - - - - - - 41 6,330
- - - - - - - 52 4,190
- - - - - - - 80 2,390
- - - - - - - 95 2,030
- - - - - - - Out for 5 weeks.
- - - - - - - 48 10,750
- - - - - - -
- - - - - - - 52 3,790
- - - - - - - 66 2,550

Total Reported Sales: 654,640

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