NEXT MY SELF is the 13th and final single by Mano Erina under Hello! Project. The single was released on December 12, 2012, in four editions: Regular, Limited A, Limited B, and Limited C, and the Limited A and B Editions coming with bonus DVDs. All Limited Editions will come with a serial number card which could win a ticket to one of the single's launch events when entered in the lottery.
Hello! Project recruited fan club members to be extras in the MV for this single. In order to participate, fan club members needed to have an official Mano Erina T-shirt and muffler towel. The 3 different shooting dates were on: September 29, September 30, and October 6, 2012.