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SEXY SEXY / Naite Ii yo / Vivid Midnight (SEXY SEXY/泣いていいよ/Vivid Midnight; SEXY SEXY / It's Okay to Cry / Vivid Midnight) is Juice=Juice's 10th single. It was released on April 18, 2018 in 7 editions: 3 regular and 4 limited. The first press of the regular editions includes a random trading card of 8 kinds depending on the jacket (24 in total). Limited Edition SP includes an event lottery serial number card.

"SEXY SEXY" was selected as one of the songs for bayfm's three-week power play in April 2018.[1]

Tracklist[]

Juice=Juice_-_SEXY_SEXY_(MV)_(Promotion_Edit)

Juice=Juice - SEXY SEXY (MV) (Promotion Edit)

Juice=Juice_-_Naite_Ii_yo_(MV)_(Promotion_Edit)

Juice=Juice - Naite Ii yo (MV) (Promotion Edit)

Juice=Juice_-_Vivid_Midnight_(MV)_(Promotion_Edit)

Juice=Juice - Vivid Midnight (MV) (Promotion Edit)

CD[]

  1. SEXY SEXY
  2. Naite Ii yo
  3. Vivid Midnight
  4. SEXY SEXY (Instrumental)
  5. Naite Ii yo (Instrumental)
  6. Vivid Midnight (Instrumental)

Limited Edition A DVD[]

  1. SEXY SEXY (Music Video)

Limited Edition B DVD[]

  1. Naite Ii yo (Music Video)

Limited Edition C DVD[]

  1. Vivid Midnight (Music Video)

Limited Edition SP DVD[]

  1. SEXY SEXY (Dance Shot Ver.)
  2. Naite Ii yo (Dance Shot Ver.)
  3. Vivid Midnight (Dance Shot Ver.)

Event V "SEXY SEXY / Naite Ii yo"[]

  1. SEXY SEXY (Close-up Ver.)
  2. Naite Ii yo (Close-up Ver.)

Featured Members[]

Juice=Juice promoting "SEXY SEXY".

Single Information[]

SEXY SEXY
Naite Ii yo
  • Lyrics: Omori Shoko
  • Composition and Arrangement: Nakamura Akihiko
  • Chorus: Shiobara Namiko[2]
  • Dance Choreography: YOSHIKO[3]
  • Music Video: Morito Ryo
Vivid Midnight
  • Lyrics: Kodama Ameko
  • Composition: SEION, Tasco, Tenzo
  • Arrangement: Tasco, Tenzo
  • Chorus: Shiobara Namiko[2]
  • Music Video: Tada Takuya

Performances[]

TV Performances[]

  • [2018.04.02] The Girls Live (SEXY SEXY)
  • [2018.04.16] Oha Suta (Vivid Midnight)
  • [2018.04.16] The Girls Live (Vivid Midnight)
  • [2018.04.23] The Girls Live (Naite Ii yo)
  • [2018.05.08] Tsuki ~ Kin Ohiru no Song Show Hiruson! (Vivid Midnight)

Concert Performances[]

SEXY SEXY
Naite Ii yo
Vivid Midnight

Event Performances[]

SEXY SEXY

Chart Positions[]

Oricon Chart Positions[]

Daily & Weekly Rankings
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 2
40,890
7 5 7 8 1
3,841
3 51,782
18 18 - - - - - 30 2,177
- 20 - - - - - 67 769
- - - - - - - 148 231
7 14 - - 11 - - 18 2,174
- - - - - - - 86 686
- - - - - - - 39 1,493
Monthly Ranking
Year Month Month Rank Sales Ref
2018 April 6 54,728 [4]
Yearly Ranking
Year Year Rank Sales Ref
2018 100 59,312 [5]

Total reported sales: 59,312*

Billboard Japan Top Single Sales[]

Week Rank Sales Ref
2 68,243 [6]
26 3,285 [7]
47 1,246 [8]
Out for 1 week.
13 4,008 [9]
63 N/A [10]
29 2,854 [11]

Total reported sales: 79,636*

Other Chart Rankings[]

Country Chart Highest
Position
Ref
Flag of Japan.svg.png Japan Billboard Japan Single Sales (First Three Days) 2
(59,797)
[12]
Billboard Japan Top Singles Sales Year End 2018 88 [13]
"SEXY SEXY" only
Billboard Japan Hot 100 3 [14]

Trivia[]

  • The single was announced during the Juice=Juice LIVE GEAR 2018 ~Go ahead~ concert in Akita on February 9, 2018.[15]
  • This is Juice=Juice's first physical single release to feature Yanagawa Nanami and Dambara Ruru.
  • There is almost a year between the release of this single and the previous non-digital single "Jidanda Dance / Feel! Kanjiru yo".
  • This is their first single to sell over 50,000 copies in its first week.
  • "Naite Ii yo" is a ballad with a contemporary dance.
  • This is their first single to rank in Oricon Yearly Top 100 Ranking Chart.
  • Coincidentally, it was released on the same day as ℃-ute's 18th Single, Kimi wa Jitensha Watashi wa Densha de Kitaku which was released on April 18, 2012.

References[]

External Links[]

Juice=Juice
Members
Current Members Kanazawa Tomoko (Leader)Uemura AkariInaba ManakaInoue ReiDambara RuruKudo YumeMatsunaga RiaiArisawa IchikaIrie RisaEbata Kisaki
Former Members Miyazaki YukaTakagi SayukiMiyamoto KarinOtsuka AinaYanagawa Nanami
Discography
Indies Singles 1. Watashi ga Iu Mae ni Dakishimenakya ne • 2. Samidare Bijo ga Samidareru • 3. Ten Made Nobore!
Major Singles 1. Romance no Tochuu / Watashi ga Iu Mae ni Dakishimenakya ne (MEMORIAL EDIT) / Samidare Bijo ga Samidareru (MEMORIAL EDIT) • 2. Ijiwaru Shinai de Dakishimete yo / Hajimete wo Keikenchuu • 3. Hadaka no Hadaka no Hadaka no KISS / Are Kore Shitai! • 4. Black Butterfly / Kaze ni Fukarete • 5. Senobi / Date ja nai yo Uchi no Jinsei wa • 6. Wonderful World / Ça va ? Ça va ? • 7. Next is you! / Karada Dake ga Otona ni Nattan ja nai • 8. Dream Road ~Kokoro ga Odoridashiteru~ / KEEP ON Joshou Shikou!! / Ashita Yarou wa Bakayarou • 9 . Jidanda Dance / Feel! Kanjiru yo • 10. SEXY SEXY / Naite Ii yo / Vivid Midnight • 11. Bitansan / Potsuri to / Good bye & Good luck! • 12. "Hitori de Ikiraresou" tte Sore tte Nee, Homete Iru no? / 25sai Eien Setsu • 13. Pop Music / Suki tte Itte yo • 14. DOWN TOWN / Ganbarenai yo
Digital Singles 1. Fiesta! Fiesta!
Other Singles

NEXT YOU: 1. Otona no Jijou
Collaborations: YEAH YEAH YEAH / Akogare no Stress-free / Hana, Takenawa no Toki

Albums 1. First Squeeze! • 2. Juice=Juice#2 -¡Una más!-
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Winter Tours: 2020
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Mini Lives: 2013

Events

Miracle x Juice x Box: 2013 • 2014 (Spring, Fall) • 20152017
Others: Juice=Juice Ohirome Event10gatsu 10ka wa Juice=Juice no Hi ~1st Season~Juice=Juice Special Event 2020 ~10gatsu 10ka wa Juice=Juice no Hi!~

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Hello! Project Concerts

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