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Seishun Collection (青春コレクション; Youth Collection) is Morning Musume's 43rd single. The single was released on June 9, 2010 in a regular edition and 3 limited editions. The limited editions come with bonus DVDs. The single reached #1 on the daily chart and #3 for the weekly Oricon chart. It sold a total reported 40,865 copies.

"Seishun Collection" is used as the theme song for the group's musical Fashionable, as well as the ending theme for the TV Tokyo show Koisuru Seoul for the month of July. The coupling track "Tomo" is used as the theme song for the Japan Expo 2010 which Morning Musume attended as guests of honor.



Morning Musume - Seishun Collection (MV)

Seishun Collection (MV)


  1. Seishun Collection
  2. Tomo (友; Friend)
  3. Seishun Collection (Instrumental)

Limited Edition A DVD[]

  • Seishun Collection (Dance Shot Ver.)

Limited Edition B DVD[]

  • Seishun Collection (Close-up Ver.)

Limited Edition C DVD[]

  • Seishun Collection (Seishun Ver. -type1-)

Single V[]

  1. Seishun Collection (Music Video)
  2. Seishun Collection (Seishun Ver. -type2-)
  3. Making of (メイキング映像)

Event V[]

  1. Seishun Collection (Takahashi Ai Solo Ver.)
  2. Seishun Collection (Niigaki Risa Solo Ver.)
  3. Seishun Collection (Kamei Eri Solo Ver.)
  4. Seishun Collection (Michishige Sayumi Solo Ver.)
  5. Seishun Collection (Tanaka Reina Solo Ver.)
  6. Seishun Collection (Mitsui Aika Solo Ver.)
  7. Seishun Collection (Junjun Solo Ver.)
  8. Seishun Collection (Linlin Solo Ver.)

Featured Members[]

Morning Musume promoting the single

Single Information[]

Seishun Collection
  • Lyrics and Composition: Tsunku
  • Arrangement, Programming and Keyboards: Okubo Kaoru
  • Guitar: Kamada Kouji
  • Strings: Koike Hiroyuki Strings
  • Dance Choreography: Yamashiro Yoko
  • Music Video: Sunaga Hideaki[1]
  • Lyrics and Composition: Tsunku
  • Arrangement and Programming: AKIRA
  • Chorus: Takahashi Ai, Kamei Eri, Takeuchi Hiroaki

TV Performances[]

  • [2010.05.30] MUSIC JAPAN
  • [2010.06.12] Happy Music
  • [2010.06.13] Uta no Rakuen
  • [2010.12.05] BS-TBS Winter Collection X'mas Special
  • [2011.05.09] J-MELO

Concert Performances[]

Seishun Collection

Oricon Chart Positions[]

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 1
4 4 6 6 3
3 34,122
8 20 23 24 16 30 13 17 5,040
11 - - - - - - 66 1,240
- - - - - - - 129 463
Yearly Ranking
Year Year Rank Sales
2010 161 40,865

Total Reported Sales: 40,865


  • 8th generation members Mitsui Aika, Junjun, and Linlin received no solo lines in the A-side track.
  • 5th generation member Takahashi Ai gives a comment about the single on YouTube.
  • The song "Tomo", along with the song Namidacchi, are often performed at graduation concerts.

Additional Videos[]


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