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It was entirely written by Hamasaki herself, while the production was handled by Japanese musician Max Matsuura. Musically, Loveppears is a dance album and lyrically focuses on themes of love, frustration of life, loneliness, and individualism. Upon its release, Loveppears received favorable reviews from music critics. Many of those highlighted the singles as some of her best work, and complimented the transition from Hamasaki's previous pop rock -inspired music to dance.
Commercially, the album was a success in Japan, reaching the top of the Oricon Albums Chart and eventually sold over 2. To promote the album, Hamasaki released 11 singles. One of the singles, " Love Destiny ", became her first single to top the Oricon Singles Chartother singles were able to reach the top ten. Majority of the album's material were promoted through Japanese commercials, which later became a staple for Hamasaki's future work, and some songs Dantes Dam on various remix albums conducted by Hamasaki.
After the success of Hamasaki's January studio album A Song for ××  she began writing songs for her next studio album. However, her record label Avex Trax decided to release a remix album titled Ayu-mi-x.
The record marked the beginning of the incorporation of music elements outside of her pop rock sound, Ayumi Hamasaki Loveppears trancehouse and electronic music. Avex Trax hired Japanese musician Max Matsuura to produce the entire record, alongside with Hamasaki and Japanese musician Naoto Suzuki's help, while Hamasaki wrote every song on the album. Loveppears was noted by critics as Hamasaki's first transition from her "cautious" pop rock style in A Song for ××.
The cover features Hamasaki topless with a light brown wig covering her breasts. Hamasaki believed that the material on the album influenced her decision in calling the album Loveappearsstating "While working on A Song for ××during the sad times that I couldn't shake, I'd always be saying 'I'm very sad, I can't shake this. But with LoveppearsI express it with furious sounds, shouting out, screaming.
Before my trip to New York for the jacket photo shoot, I looked out the window from inside the car, and there was a couple that looked SO happy, but I personally was thinking, maybe they're in the middle of a serious crisis. Or maybe they're actually talking about separating. So I thought of the meaning "seems to be" for the word "appears" and stuck it on there. We give ourselves certain outward appearances and images, trying to make it look like things are good or bad, whatever we want to show people, but really things aren't as we're showing.
The first single was " Whatever ", which was released on February 10, on physical and digital formats. The next three singles; " Appears ", " Kanariya ", and " Fly High ", had a limited availability ofcopies. The review also stated that the music on Loveppears was at Porrklubb Västerås quality", and praised the producers and composers work on the material.
Alongside this, her single A won the award for Song of the Year. Commercially, Loveppears was a success in Japan. The album debuted at number one on the Oricon Albums Chartselling over 1. Hamasaki promoted the album with extensive commercial deals in Japan; Scarlett Johansson Aznude to Alexey Eremenko from AllMusiche commented in his biography of Hamasaki, "its success boosted by ad contracts that Hamasaki has raked in ever since as a spokesman, beginning with the Asian cosmetics juggernaut Kose later she also worked for the likes of Honda and Panasonic.
Several tracks from Loveppears were featured on remix compilations during and Hamasaki then performed several tracks from Loveppears on concert tours, including Ayumi Hamasaki Concert Tour Vol. All lyrics are written by Ayumi Hamasaki . Credits adapted from the CD liner notes of Loveppears. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ayumi Hamasaki. Japan portal Biography portal. March Katja Studt Nackt PDF.
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It was entirely written by Hamasaki herself, while the production was handled by Japanese musician Max Matsuura. Musically, Loveppears is a dance album and lyrically focuses on themes of love, frustration of life, loneliness, and individualism.
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LOVEppears (ラヴピアーズ) is Ayumi Hamasaki 's second album on avex trax. It was released as a two-disc set (except in China). Disc 2 included some new remixes (and two remixes that originally appeared on ayu-mi-x), and an Enhanced CD session that included sound & video clips, magazine scans, and behind-the-scenes photos.