Sotsugyou ~TOP OF THE WORLD~
Single by Heike Michiyo
from the album Teenage Dream
Native title 卒業 〜TOP OF THE WORLD〜
Released February 15, 1998
Genre J-Pop
Format CD single
Length 10:23
Label Warner Music Japan
Producer Sharam Q
Heike Michiyo Singles Chronology
Previous GET 1st single (1997)
Next Daikirai 3rd single (1998)

Sotsugyou ~TOP OF THE WORLD~ (卒業 〜TOP OF THE WORLD〜 ; Graduation ~TOP OF THE WORLD~) is Heike Michiyo's second single, released on February 15, 1998. The title track is a Japanese cover of The Carpenters' song, "Top of the World". It reached #35 on the Oricon chart, and sold 7,560 copis in it's first week, and 34,810 copies overall.


Heike Michiyo - Sotsugyou ~TOP OF THE WORLD~ (MV)

Heike Michiyo - Sotsugyou ~TOP OF THE WORLD~ (MV)

Sotsugyou ~TOP OF THE WORLD~

  1. Sotsugyou ~TOP OF THE WORLD~
  2. Sasaeta Kurenakucha (支えたくれなくちゃ ; Gotta Support You)
  3. Sotsugyou ~TOP OF THE WORLD~ (Original Karaoke)

Single InformationEdit

Sotsugyou ~TOP OF THE WORLD~
Sasaeta Kurenakucha
  • Lyrics: Makoto
  • Composition and Arrangement: Hatake

TV PerformancesEdit

Sotsugyou ~TOP OF THE WORLD~

  • [1998.02.15] ASAYAN
  • [1998.03.31] Nikkan Hit

Concert PerformancesEdit

Sotsugyou ~TOP OF THE WORLD~


  • It was released only a month prior to her debut album.
  • In December 1997, it was announced that Heike would release her second single. Hatake started the recording in late December. Heike traveled to Los Angeles to meet Richard Carpenter, and he described her as young, attractive and sensitive. He also wished her good luck.[1]



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