~Mermaid~

Infobox Single
Name = ~Mermaid~
Type = Single
Artist = Hitomi Shimatani



Released = June 15, 2005
Recorded = 2005
Genre = Dance/J-Pop
Length = 19:03
Label = avex trax
Producer =

Reviews =

Last single = "Garnet Moon/Inori"
(2004)
This single = "~Mermaid~"
(2005)
Next single = "Falco"
(2005)

"~Mermaid~" is the second single from Japanese pop singer Hitomi Shimatani's fifth studio album, "Heart&Symphony", and her eighteenth single overall. "~Mermaid~" is described as a mixture between dance, pop, and has some presumably gothic undertones due to the "dark" sound of the song and the organ and harpsichord used in parts of the song. The b-side, 風の降る空 "(Kaze no Furu Sora)" is a symphonic ballad, incorporating a string section, piano, and an acoustic guitar.

The single hit #18 on the Oricon charts and is reported to have sold around 20,500 copies.

Track listing

# ~Mermaid~
# 風の降る空 (Kaze no Furu Sora)
# ~Mermaid~ [Instrumental]
# 風の降る空 (Kaze no Furu Sora) [Instrumental]


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