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The Power / Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) (The Power/悲しきヘブン (Single Version); The Power / Sad Heaven) is ℃-ute's 25th single. It was released on July 16, 2014 in six editions: 2 regular and 4 limited editions. The first press of the regular editions each came with a photo of 6 kinds (12 in total).



℃-ute - The Power (MV) (Promotion Ver.)


℃-ute - Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) (MV) (Promotion Ver.)

Kanashiki Heaven (Promotion Ver.)

CD Tracklist[]

Regular Edition A; Limited Edition A & C[]

  1. The Power
  2. Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version)
  3. The Power [Instrumental]
  4. Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) [Instrumental]

Regular Edition B; Limited Edition B & D[]

  1. Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version)
  2. The Power
  3. Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) [Instrumental]
  4. The Power [Instrumental]

Limited Edition A DVD[]

  • The Power (Music Video)

Limited Edition B DVD[]

  • Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) (Music Video)

Limited Edition C DVD[]

  • The Power (Dance Shot Ver.)
  • The Power (Making Of)

Limited Edition D DVD[]

  • Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) (Dance Shot Ver.)
  • Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) (Making Of)

Event V "The Power"[]

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

Event V "Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version)"[]

  1. Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) (Yajima Maimi Solo Ver.)
  2. Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) (Nakajima Saki Solo Ver.)
  3. Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) (Suzuki Airi Solo Ver.)
  4. Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) (Okai Chisato Solo Ver.)
  5. Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version) (Hagiwara Mai Solo Ver.)

Featured Members[]

The Power

Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version)

Single Information[]

The Power
Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version)
  • Arrangement, Programming, and Guitar: Itagaki Yusuke
  • Music Video: Suzuki Toshiyuki


TV Performances[]

  • [2014.07.17] The Girls Live (The Power)
  • [2014.07.20] Music Japan (The Power, Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version))
  • [2014.09.18] The Girls Live (Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version))

Concert Performances[]

The Power
Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version)
See also: Aitai Aitai Aitai na#Concert Performances

Chart Positions[]

Oricon Chart Positions[]

Daily & Weekly Rankings
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- 3
6 5 5 8 3
3 55,570
14 49 - - - - - 49 1,445
49 - - - - - - 118 506
- - - - - - - 189 245
Monthly Rankings
Year Month Month Rank Sales
2014 July 10 57,521[1]
Yearly Rankings
Year Year Rank Sales
2014 107 57,766

Total Reported Sales: 57,766

Other Charts Rankings[]

Country Chart Highest
Flag of Japan.svg.png Japan Billboard Japan Hot 100 12 [2]
Billboard Japan Hot Singles Sales 5 [3]


  • "The Power" is one of 11 music videos for a single that has over 1,000,000 views on C-ute's official YouTube channel.
  • "Kanashiki Heaven" was originally a coupling track for ℃-ute's 19th single "Aitai Aitai Aitai na". The reason behind the release of the single version was due to the fact that it is a very popular song that is sung during ℃-ute concerts.
  • The Single Version of Kanashiki Heaven will be re-arranged. The mains vocals still remain the same, but the voices of Yajima, Nakajima and Hagiwara will now be included as a unison.
  • The Close-up Ver. of "The Power" is on the Petit Best 15 Blu-ray.
  • The Close-up Ver. of "Kanashiki Heaven (Single Version)" is on the Music V Tokushuu ⑤ ~Cutie Visual~ Blu-ray.

Additional Videos[]


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