Label: CBS/Sony - 28KH-1580 • Format: Cassette Compilation • Country: Japan • Genre: Pop •
Due to her popularity in the s and her long career, she has been dubbed the "Eternal Idol " by the Japanese media. Seiko used to hold all Number 1 records in charts from to broken by B'z and for solo artist broken by Ayumi Hamasaki in She is still actively releasing new singles and albums, doing annual summer concert tours, winter dinner shows, high-profile TV commercials and movies, and makes frequent TV appearances and radio broadcasts.
In Januarythe Japanese music television program Music Station listed her as the 2nd best-selling idol Oris Jay - Trippin (Mixes) all time in Japan, with Downtown Assassins - Snoop Doggy Dogg* - Tha Doggfather, records sold.
She placed right behind pop group SMAP and ahead of Akina Nakamoriher biggest rival from the s, who was listed in third place. Later in the same year, her 3rd single "Kaze wa Aki-iro" lit. She shattered the Japanese former record of nine consecutive number-ones by popular s music duo Pink Lady.
Her consecutive number 1 record ended in when her 27th single "Precious Heart" was ranked at number-two, behind Tetsuya Komuro 's "Gravity of Love".
The single was certified a million-seller by RIAJ. Matsuda used to hold the records for the most number 1 singles 25 and most consecutive number 1 singles 24 on the Japan's Oricon charts, for 12 years from to Both were surpassed by B'z in late Matsuda's streak for the most consecutive number 1 singles 24 by a female singer and any soloist was held from for 22 years.
The former is tied by Hamasaki and the latter was broken again by Ayumi Hamasaki. Matsuda was the first artist in the Oricon history to have a single and an album debut at No. So far, this has only happened three times. In a May Oricon survey crowned her the No.
Her long staying power is mainly due to her continuous re-invention of herself, and was labeled as 'Mamadols' idols who remain popular even after having children. Her hair styles, fashion senses and makeup have all been copied by millions of girls and women in Japan and in certain parts of Asia. Surely, will meet again. Matsuda began to write her songs by herself. She wrote lyrics for the first time when she produced her song "Chiisana Love Song" lit.
It became her first completely self-produced album. Matsuda attempted to break into the North American market with an English-language, self-titled album in The album sales were mediocre, and her follow-up Was it the Future failed to generate any significant sales. In JulyMatsuda's compilation album Seiko Matsudawhich consisted of 74 CDs, debuted at number 96, becoming the highest-priced album in the Oricon history at the price ofyen about dollars. Although some up and coming female singers like Namie Amuro and Ayumi Hamasaki became successful after the end Jay Lumen - Elements 002 the s, most "typical" pop idols during Matsuda's era disappeared in Japan as the idol golden age began to fade away, except Matsuda, who was still going strong, releasing single after single.
Red Sweet Pea and Sweet Memories have been reinterpreted by other artists countless times, including cover performance by Akina Nakamori. Matsuda is also on the Top 3 list of Most No. HMV Japan ranked Canary - Seiko Matsuda - Seiko • Town No. Despite the high ticket prices her dinner show tickets are the most Sin Remedio (Bolero) - Raul Marrero - Raul Marrero among female artists for many years and to this day,  she always performs to a sold-out crowd.
Matsuda Dolby D & Matt Mus - Vengeance also listed as second only behind Eikichi Yazawa as an artist to have performed many concerts at the Nippon Budokan. Evocation Sentimentale - Claude Bolling - LAnnée SainteSeiko was romantically linked with singer, Hiromi Go.
Although there were rumours of an impending engagement, Go's traditional values would have required Seiko to give up her singing career and focus on raising Canary - Seiko Matsuda - Seiko • Town family instead. Her break from tradition set a precedent Canary - Seiko Matsuda - Seiko • Town Japanese women in the s and s to continue their careers even after marriage.
Matsuda has been married three times. She was married to actor, Masaki Kandafrom to Their only child and daughter, Sayaka Kandais also a singer. On June 13,she announced her marriage to university associate professor, Hiromasa Kawana, on her official website.
In addition to music, Matsuda's career include appearances in filmradioand television. InMatsuda caused a stir in the Japanese entertainment industry when she modelled for lingerie company, Triumph International. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Kurume, FukuokaJapan. HMV Japan. Canary - Seiko Matsuda - Seiko • Town 15 December Recording Industry Association of Japan. Retrieved 4 October Retrieved 21 December Sony Music Shop. Retrieved 20 December The Japan Times.
The Son Of Noahs Brother - The Incredible String Band - Wee Tam & The Big Huge, Mein Name Ist Jennings. - Jörg Schüttauf Liest Wolfgang Hohlbein - Intruder, On The Run - Jens Buchert - Aeon In Motion, Nothing Else - Hungerstrike - overgrown, Junkone - Mixthe - Over The Rail