℃-ute_-_The_Middle_Management_~Josei_Chuukan_Kanrishoku~_(MV)_(Promotion_edit)

℃-ute - The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~ (MV) (Promotion edit)

℃-ute_-_Gamusha_LIFE_(MV)_(Promotion_Edit)

℃-ute - Gamusha LIFE (MV) (Promotion Edit)

℃-ute_-_Tsugi_no_Kado_wo_Magare_(MV)_(Promotion_edit)

℃-ute - Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (MV) (Promotion edit)

The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~ / Gamusha LIFE / Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (The Middle Management ~女性中間管理職~/我武者LIFE/次の角を曲がれ; The Middle Management ~A Woman's Middle Management~ / Reckless LIFE / Turn the Next Corner) is ℃-ute's 27th single. It was released on April 1, 2015[1] in 6 editions: 3 regular and 3 limited editions. The first press of the regular editions came with a random trading card of 6 kinds depending on the jackets (18 in total). The limited editions came with an event lottery serial number card.

The single commemorates the group's 10th anniversary.

Tracklist[edit | edit source]

℃-ute promoting "Tsugi no Kado wo Magare"

CD Tracklist[edit | edit source]

Regular Edition A, Limited Edition A
  1. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanshiroku~
  2. Gamusha LIFE
  3. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare
  4. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanshiroku~ (Instrumental)
  5. Gamusha LIFE (Instrumental)
  6. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (Instrumental)
Regular Edition B, Limited Edition B
  1. Gamusha LIFE
  2. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare
  3. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanshiroku~
  4. Gamusha LIFE (Instrumental)
  5. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (Instrumental)
  6. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanshiroku~ (Instrumental)
Regular Edition C, Limited Edition C
  1. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare
  2. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanshiroku~
  3. Gamusha LIFE
  4. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (Instrumental)
  5. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanshiroku~ (Instrumental)
  6. Gamusha LIFE (Instrumental)

Limited Edition A DVD[edit | edit source]

  1. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanshiroku~ (Music Video)

Limited Edition B DVD[edit | edit source]

  1. Gamusha LIFE (Music Video)

Limited Edition C DVD[edit | edit source]

  1. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (Music Video)

Event V "The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~"[edit | edit source]

  1. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~ (Yajima Maimi Solo Ver.)
  2. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~ (Nakajima Saki Solo Ver.)
  3. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~ (Suzuki Airi Solo Ver.)
  4. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~ (Okai Chisato Solo Ver.)
  5. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~ (Hagiwara Mai Solo Ver.)

Event V "Gamusha LIFE"[edit | edit source]

  1. Gamusha LIFE (Yajima Maimi Solo Ver.)
  2. Gamusha LIFE (Nakajima Saki Solo Ver.)
  3. Gamusha LIFE (Suzuki Airi Solo Ver.)
  4. Gamusha LIFE (Okai Chisato Solo Ver.)
  5. Gamusha LIFE (Hagiwara Mai Solo Ver.)

Event V "Tsugi no Kado wo Magare"[edit | edit source]

  1. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (Yajima Maimi Solo Ver.)
  2. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (Nakajima Saki Solo Ver.)
  3. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (Suzuki Airi Solo Ver.)
  4. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (Okai Chisato Solo Ver.)
  5. Tsugi no Kado wo Magare (Hagiwara Mai Solo Ver.)

Featured Members[edit | edit source]

Single Information[edit | edit source]

The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~
Gamusha LIFE
Tsugi no Kado wo Magare

Performances[edit | edit source]

TV Performances[edit | edit source]

  • [2015.03.19] The Girls Live (The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~)
  • [2015.04.02] The Girls Live (Gamusha LIFE)
  • [2015.04.09] The Girls Live (Tsugi no Kado wo Magare)

Concert Performances[edit | edit source]

The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~
Gamusha LIFE
Tsugi no Kado wo Magare

Event Performances[edit | edit source]

Chart Positions[edit | edit source]

Oricon Chart Positions[edit | edit source]

Daily & Weekly Rankings
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 1
51,113
5 10 3
2,057
7 5 3 60,689
15 22 38 34 32 25 37 27 1,889
42 25 - - - - - 60 763
- - - - - - - 162 295
- - - - - - - 197 234
Monthly Ranking
Year Month Month Rank Sales Ref
2015 March 12 60,686 [2]
Yearly Ranking
Year Year Rank Sales Ref
2015 97 63,870 [3]

Total Reported Sales: 63,870

Other Chart Positions[edit | edit source]

Country Chart Highest
Position
Ref
Japan Billboard Japan Hot 100 17 [4]
Billboard Japan Hot Singles Sales 5 [5]
Billboard Japan Adult Contemporary Airplay 76 [6]
Tokyo FM 20 [7]
Countdown TV (TBS) 4 -

Trivia[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

External Links[edit | edit source]

℃-ute
Members
Current Members Yajima Maimi (Leader) | Nakajima Saki | Suzuki Airi | Okai Chisato | Hagiwara Mai
Former Members Umeda Erika | Murakami Megumi | Arihara Kanna
Discography
Indie Singles 1. Massara Blue Jeans | 2. Soku Dakishimete | 3. Ooki na Ai de Motenashite | 4. Wakkyanai (Z) | 5. Koero! Rakuten Eagles | 6. Akuma de Cute na Seishun Graffiti
Major Singles 1. Sakura Chirari | 2. Meguru Koi no Kisetsu | 3. Tokaikko Junjou | 4. LALALA Shiawase no Uta | 5. Namida no Iro | 6. Edo no Temari Uta II | 7. FOREVER LOVE | 8. Bye Bye Bye! | 9. Shochuu Omimai Moushiagemasu | 10. EVERYDAY Zekkouchou!! | 11. SHOCK! | 12. Campus Life ~Umarete Kite Yokatta~ | 13. Dance de Bakoon! | 14. Aitai Lonely Christmas | 15. Kiss me Aishiteru | 16. Momoiro Sparkling | 17. Sekaiichi HAPPY na Onna no Ko | 18. Kimi wa Jitensha Watashi wa Densha de Kitaku | 19. Aitai Aitai Aitai na | 20. Kono Machi | 21. Crazy Kanzen na Otona | 22. Kanashiki Amefuri / Adam to Eve no Dilemma | 23. Tokai no Hitorigurashi / Aitte Motto Zanshin | 24. Kokoro no Sakebi wo Uta ni Shitemita / Love take it all | 25. The Power / Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) | 26. I miss you / THE FUTURE | 27. The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~ / Gamusha LIFE / Tsugi no Kado wo Magare | 28. Arigatou ~Mugen no Yell~ / Arashi wo Okosunda Exciting Fight! | 29. Naze Hito wa Arasoun Darou? / Summer Wind / Jinsei wa STEP! | 30. Mugen Climax / Ai wa Maru de Seidenki / Singing ~Ano Koro no You ni~ | 31. To Tomorrow / Final Squall / The Curtain Rises
Other Singles BeriKyuu: 1. Amazuppai Haru ni Sakura Saku | 2. Chou HAPPY SONG

Collaborations: Makeruna Wasshoi! | Busu ni Naranai Tetsugaku

Albums Original: 1. Cutie Queen VOL.1 | 2. ② mini ~Ikiru to Iu Chikara~ | 3. 3rd ~LOVE Escalation!~ | 4. ④ Akogare My STAR | 5. Shocking 5 | 6. Chou WONDERFUL! ⑥ | 7. Dainana Shou "Utsukushikutte Gomen ne" | 8. ⑧ Queen of J-POP | 9. ℃maj9

Best: 1. ℃-ute Nandesu! Zen Single Atsumechaimashita! ① | 2. ② ℃-ute Shinsei Naru Best Album | 3. ℃OMPLETE SINGLE COLLECTION

Concerts & Events
Concerts

Spring Tours: 2007 (Hajimatta yo! Cutie Show, Golden Hatsu Date) | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016
Summer Tours: 2008 | 2009 | 2010
Fall Tours: 2007 | 2013 (Budokan, Tour) | 2014 | 2015 | 2016
Winter Tours: 2012-2013 | 2017
Naruchika: 2014 | 2015 (Spring, Winter) | 2017
Overseas: 2013 (Paris) | 2014 (Taipei) | | 2015 (Mexico) | 2016 (Hong Kong & Taipei) | 2017 (Mexico, Paris)
Others: 2006 | 2007 | 2008 (LOVE Escalation!, ℃-ute no Hi) | 2009 (℃-ute no Hi, FIVE) | 2010 | 2011 (Kiss me Aishiteru, ℃-ute no Hi) | 2012 (Otodama, ℃-ute no Hi) | 2013 | 2014 (Otodama, ℃-ute no Hi) | 2015 (Otodama, ℃-ute no Hi) | 2016 (Otodama, ℃-Fes!) | 2017 (℃ocktail, ℃ocktail in ℃OTTON CLUB, Last Dinner Show, Last Concert)

Other Concerts & Events
Joint Concerts

Spring Tours: 2008 (with Berryz Koubou) | 2011 (with S/mileage)
Fall Tours: 2011 (with Berryz Koubou) | 2013 (with S/mileage)
Other: 2014 (with Berryz Koubou)

Hello! Project Concerts

Summer Tours: 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016
Winter Tours: 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017
Hina Fes: 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017
COUNTDOWN PARTY: 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016
Other Concerts: Hello! Project ☆ Festival 2011 | Hello! Project Yaon Premium Live ~Soto Fest~ | Berryz Koubou Matsuri

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