Kikkake wa YOU!
Regular Edition
Single by Kikkawa Yuu
from the album One for YOU!
Native title きっかけは YOU!
Released May 11, 2011
Genre J-Pop
Format CD single, digital download
Length 15:16 (regular edition)
Label Universal J
Kikkawa Yuu Singles Chronology
Next Hapirapi ~Sunrise~ 2nd single (2011)
Other Covers

Limited Edition A

Limited Edition B

Limited Edition C

Kikkake wa YOU! (きっかけは YOU!; The Reason Is YOU!) is the debut single released by Kikkawa Yuu. It was released on May 11, 2011. The title track was used in a documentary movie of the same name that featured Kikkawa Yuu's road to debut.

The single was available in 4 versions, Regular, Limited A, B and C and each limited edition features a different B-side, from the 3 different songs she performed as the opening act for the Hello! Project 2011 Winter ~Kangei Shinsen Matsuri~ A gana Live concert tour.


吉川友 - きっかけはYOU!

吉川友 - きっかけはYOU!

Kikkake wa YOU! (MV)

Regular EditionEdit

  1. Kikkake wa YOU!
  2. Kikkake wa YOU! REMIX
  3. Kikkake wa YOU! (Instrumental)

Limited Edition AEdit

  1. Kikkake wa YOU!
  2. Sayonara Namida (さよなら涙; Goodbye Tears)
  3. Kikkake wa YOU! (Instrumental)
  4. Sayonara Namida (Instrumental)

Limited Edition BEdit

  1. Kikkake wa YOU!
  2. Candy Pop
  3. Kikkake wa YOU! (Instrumental)
  4. Candy Pop (Instrumental)

Limited Edition CEdit

  1. Kikkake wa YOU!
  2. Fuyuzora Hanabi (冬空花火; Winter Sky Fireworks)
  3. Kikkake wa YOU! (Instrumental)
  4. Fuyuzora Hanabi (Instrumental)

Single InformationEdit


Kikkawa Yuu promoting the single

  1. Kikkake wa YOU!
    • Lyrics: Taika Naoka
    • Composition: Ooyagi Hirou, Taika Naoka
    • Arrangement: michitomo
  2. Sayonara Namida
    • Lyrics, Composition, and Arrangement: Iwatsubo Kodai
  3. Candy Pop
    • Lyrics: Kawasaki Kana
    • Composition: Hiraga Nobuaki
    • Arrangement: michitomo
  4. Fuyuzora Hanabi
    • Lyrics and Composition: Seiji
    • Arrangement: michitomo

TV PerformancesEdit

Oricon Chart PositionsEdit

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 10 12 11 11 8 - 9 15,456
- - - - - - 17 37 2,048
- - - - - - - 200 250
  • Total Reported Sales: 17,754

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