Ayumi Hamasaki Previews New Classical Album

On January 28, Ayumi Hamasaki is set to release her new classical album, “LOVE CLASSICS.” The album includes mashups of some of Ayu’s hit love songs with famous classical pieces. Songs such as “Voyage”, “Days”, and “Dearest” will be mashed up with songs by the likes of Vivaldi, Bach, and Chopin. Today, Ayu released a clip of the album’s opening track, a mashup of “Voyage” and  Johann Pachelbel’s “Pachelbel’s Canon.” Check it out after the jump along with the album’s cover and tracklist.


1. Voyage [Pachelbel’s Canon]
2. SEASONS [Dvorak: Homeward Bound (Symphony No. 9『From the New World』~2nd movement)]
3. Days [Vivaldi: Violin Concertos “Four Seasons” – “Winter” ~2nd movement]
4. TO BE [Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier Volume 1 first song Prelude]
5. YOU [Petzold: Minuet (Minuet of Bach)]
6. Virgin Road [Chopin: raindrop prelude]
7. Dearest [Dvorak: Humoresque No. 7]
8. HONEY [Handel: oratorio “Messiah” – Hallelujah Chorus]
9. winding road [Debussy: Preludes Volume 1 ~ Amairo maiden]
10. Who… [Elgar: Salut]