Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~
Regular Edition, Digital
Single by Tamura Meimi
from the album Ichijiku
Native title 輝いて ~My dream goes on~
Released August 22, 2018 (Digital)
September 26, 2018 (CD)
Genre J-Pop
Format Digital download, CD, CD+DVD, CD+book
Label Victor
Tamura Meimi Singles Chronology
Next Mahou wo Ageru yo ~Magic In The Air~ 2nd Single (2018)
Other Covers

Limited Edition A

Limited Edition B

Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~ (輝いて ~My dream goes on~; Shining ~My dream goes on~) is Tamura Meimi's solo debut single. It was pre-released for digital download on August 22, 2018 and was later released as a CD on September 26, 2018 in three editions: one regular and two limited.[1][2] First press of the CDs came with an entrance ticket to an event on October 30, 2018 commemorating the single release and Tamura's 20th birthday.[3]

The regular edition includes the bonus track "Lovin' you", which is a cover of Minnie Riperton's 1975 single. Limited edition A includes a DVD with a recording of her May 12, 2018 one-man live at Shibuya duo MUSIC EXCHANGE. Limited edition B includes a book featuring gravure photos taken overseas, stage photos from her one-man live, and a special long interview.[3]

Tamura also receives her first songwriting credit as the lyricist for the coupling track "Summertime".[4]

The "Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~" music video became available for digital download on September 12, 2018,[5] and the "Lovin' you" music video became available on October 17, 2018.[6]


Tamura Meimi - Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~ (MV) (Verse 1)

Tamura Meimi - Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~ (MV) (Verse 1)

Tamura Meimi - Summertime (MV) (Short Edit)

Tamura Meimi - Summertime (MV) (Short Edit)

Tamura Meimi - Lovin' you (MV) (Short Ver

Tamura Meimi - Lovin' you (MV) (Short Ver.)


  1. Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~
  2. Summertime


Regular EditionEdit

  1. Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~
  2. Summertime
  3. Lovin' you (Minnie Riperton cover)
  4. Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~ (Instrumental)
  5. Summertime (Instrumental)

Limited Edition A-BEdit

  1. Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~
  2. Summertime
  3. Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~ (Instrumental)
  4. Summertime (Instrumental)

Limited Edition A DVDEdit

Tamura Meimi One-Man Live 2018.5.12 Document at duo MUSIC EXCHANGE
  1. Milk 32 (ミルク32)
  2. Romance
  3. Jinsei wa Yume Darake (人生は夢だらけ)
  4. KISS
  5. Tiger & Dragon (タイガー&ドラゴン)
  6. Seishun no Regret (青春のリグレット)
  7. 4gatsu no Ame (4月の雨)
  9. Never Enough (ネバー・イナフ)
  10. Utautai no Ballad (歌うたいのバラッド)
  11. Niji (にじ)

Single InformationEdit

Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~
Lovin' you

Concert PerformancesEdit

All songs were performed at Tamura Meimi One-Man Live 2019 "Meimei Hakusho".

Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~

Chart PositionsEdit

Oricon Chart PositionsEdit

Daily & Weekly Rankings
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 24 - - - - - 45 1,585
- - - - - - - Out for 3 weeks.
- 30 - - - - - 98 406

Total reported sales: 1,991*


  • "Kagayaite ~My dream goes on~" is described as a fusion of pop and musical theater, similar to the style of the musical film The Greatest Showman.[4]
    • The music video was partly inspired by the garage dance scene in the 1983 film Flashdance.[7]


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