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Souda! We're ALIVE (そうだ!We're ALIVE; That's Right! We're Alive) is Morning Musume's 14th single. It was released February 21, 2002 and sold a total of 443,630 copies, peaking at number one on the Oricon Charts.

The B-side is a re-recorded and re-arranged version of their first single, "Morning Coffee", featuring the then-current lineup.

This is Morning Musume first single to have an Single V. It sold a total of 64,847 copies. It is also the only Single V that topped Oricon Charts in all of Morning Musume's history.

"Souda! We're ALIVE" ranked as the #17 single for 2002.

Tracklist[]

Morning_Musume_-_Souda!_We're_ALIVE_(MV)

Morning Musume - Souda! We're ALIVE (MV)

Souda! We're ALIVE (MV)

CD[]

  1. Souda! We're ALIVE
  2. Morning Coffee (2002 Version)
  3. Souda! We're ALIVE (Instrumental)

Single V[]

  1. Souda! We're ALIVE
  2. Making of (メイキング映像)

Featured Members[]

Single Information[]

Souda! We're ALIVE
  • Lyrics and Composition: Tsunku
  • Arrangement: DANCE☆MAN
  • Performed by DANCE☆MAN & THE BANDMAN
    • Turntables: DJ.ICHIRO
    • Keyboards and Manipulate: WATA-BOO
    • Guitar: JUMP MAN
    • Drums: HYU HYU
    • Percussions: STAGE CHAKKA MAN
    • Bass and Guitar: RELIEF MAN
  • Manipulate: Kato Toshiji
  • Chorus: Tsunku, Morning Musume
  • Dance Choreography: Natsu Mayumi
  • Music Video: Takeishi Wataru
Morning Coffee (2002 version)
  • Lyrics and Composition: Tsunku
  • Arrangement and Guitar: Suzuki Shunsuke
  • Drums: Eguchi Nobuo
  • Bass: Okiyama Yuji
  • A. Piano: Nakanishi Yasuharu
  • Keyboard: Kawai Daisuke
  • Tambourine: Tai Motoyoshi
  • Chorus: Tsunku, Morning Musume

TV Performances[]

  • [2002.02.22] Music Station
  • [2002.02.28] Utaban
  • [2002.03.08] Music Station
  • [2002.03.28] Utaban
  • [2002.04.05] Music Station
  • [2002.12.31] 53rd NHK Kouhaku Uta Gassen
  • [2004.04.09] Music Station

Concert Performances[]

Souda! We're ALIVE
Morning Coffee (2002 Version)

Oricon Chart Positions[]

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 272,950
1 7 7 4 4 3 2 4 71,410
4 14 15 16 12 7 5 10 39,030
9 19 17 14 15 11 10 14 21,520
12 - - 15 16 10 13 16 14,850
- - - - - - - 25 8,360
20 - - 19 - 15 17 18 6,640
10 - - - - - - 37 3,770
- - - - - - - 61 2,800
- - - - - - - 83 2,300

Total Reported Sales: 443,630

Trivia[]

  • 2nd Generation member Yaguchi Mari gives a comment about the single on YouTube.
  • As of February 2016, the official music video is 1 of 46 music videos for a single that has reached over 1,000,000 views on Morning Musume's official YouTube channel.
  • Souda! We're ALIVE was re-arranged and performed by Morning Musume's 2013 lineup in The Best! ~Updated Morning Musume~.
  • The Center for this single is Yaguchi Mari.

External Links[]

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