We’re back with this week’s edition of Oricon Flashback! This is where we look back on what topped the charts this week 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, and 30 years ago. Think of it as a way to reminisce and learn about the past of Japanese music.

5/14/90

Album:

LINDBERG – LINDBERG III (third seek sales: 58,210)

LINDBERG III』から考察するLINDBERGの軌跡とその勝因 | OKMusic

Single:

Tama – Sayonara Jinrui / Tanchiu (first week sales: 118,770)

さよなら人類 - Amazon.com Music

5/15/95

Album:

WANDS – PIECE OF MY SOUL (first wek sales: 192,430 / second consecutive week at #1)

Oricon Flashback: Week of 5/18 | ARAMA! JAPAN

Single:

L⇔R – KNOCKIN’ ON YOUR DOOR (first week sales: 272,960)

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5/15/00

Album:

Various Artists – Petit Best ~Ki Ao Aka~ (second week sales: 211,300 / second consecutive week at #1)

Hello! Project (ハロー!プロジェクト) - Mp3 Download Başlığı

Single:

Masaharu Fukuyama – Sakurazaka (first week sales: 408,630 / second consecutive week at #1)


5/16/05

Album:

Def Tech – Def Tech (16th week sales: 99,236 / third non-consecutive week at #1)

Def Tech by Def Tech on Amazon Music - Amazon.com

Single:

Tackey & Tsubasa – Kamen / Mirai Koukai (first week sales: 75,703)


5/17/10

Album:

Tokunaga Hideaki – VOCALIST 4 (third week sales: 62,286 / third consecutive week at #1)

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Single:

AAA – Aitai Riyuu / Dream After Dream ~Yume Kara Sameta Yume~ (first week sales: 45,710)

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Billboard Hot 100:

Ikimonogakari – Arigatou

Arigato by Ikimono Gakari: Amazon.co.uk: Music

RIAJ Digital Track Chart:

Nishino Kana – Aitakute Aitakute

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5/11/15

Album:

Hamada Shogo – Journey Of A Songwriter (first week sales: 80,324)

Shogo Hamada* - Journey Of A Songwriter (2015, CD) | Discogs

Single / Hot 100:

Hey! Say! JUMP – Chau# / Wo I Need You (first week sales: 146,794)

Chau♯/Oo I Need You | Johnnys the Shonen World

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