B’z To Release Two 25th Anniversary Best-Of Compilations

Posted on March 24, 2013
News

At the same time, when B’z announced the schedule for their 25th anniversary tour, the band has also announced the release of two best-of compilations slated for a June 12th, 2013 release. It is a collection of all A sides of singles released by B’z to date, split into two releases: 「B’z The Best XXV 1988-1998」 and 「B’z The Best XXV 1999-2012」. What’s more, the limited 2CD+DVD edition comes with a DVD that will contain the music videos for every single released to date. Additionally, each release includes two new songs, for a total of four new songs! These tracks are: HEAT, Kakushin, Q&A and Utopia!

Also, don’t miss out on the newly designed Official B’z YouTube channel, which now features the music video for every single ever released!

The 2CD+DVD version will be priced at 3,500 Yen and the 2CD version will be priced at 2,800 Yen.

「B’z The Best XXV 1988-1998」

Track Listing:
01. Dakara Sono Te wo Hanashite
02. Kimi no Naka de Odoritai
03. LADY-GO-ROUND
04. BE THERE
05. Taiyou no Komachi Angel
06. Easy Come, Easy Go!
07. Itoshii Hito yo Good Night…
08. LADY NAVIGATION
09. ALONE
10. BLOWIN’
11. ZERO
12. Ai no Mama ni Wagamama ni Boku wa Kimi Dake wo Kizutsukenai
13. Hadashi no Megami
14. Don’t Leave Me
15. MOTEL
16. Negai
17. love me, I love you
18. LOVE PHANTOM
19. Mienai Chikara ~INVISIBLE ONE~
20. MOVE
21. Real Thing Shakes
22. FIREBALL
23. Calling
24. Liar! Liar!
25. Samayoeru Aoi Dangan
26. HOME
-Brand New Tracks-
27. HEAT
28. Kakushin
Release date: 2013.06.12

「B’z The Best XXV 1999-2012」

Track Listing:
01. girigiri chop
02. Konya Tsuki no Mieru Oka ni
03. May
04. juice
05. RING
06. ultra soul
07. GOLD
08. Atsuki Kodou no Hate
09. IT’S SHOWTIME!!
10. Yasei no ENERGY
11. BANZAI
12. ARIGATO
13. Ai no Bakudan
14. OCEAN
15. Shoudou
16. Yuruginai Mono Hitotsu
17. SPLASH!
18. Eien no Tsubasa
19. SUPER LOVE SONG
20. BURN -Fumetsu no Face-
21. Ichibu to Zenbu
22. DIVE
23. MY LONELY TOWN
24. Sayonara Kizu Darake no Hibi yo
25. Don’t Wanna Lie
26. GO FOR IT, BABY -Kioku no Sanmyaku-
-Brand New Tracks-
27. Q&A
28. Utopia
Release date: 2013.06.12

10 responses to “B’z To Release Two 25th Anniversary Best-Of Compilations”

  1. Kogorou says:

    Now we have to wait until some shops release the pre-sale…
    Oh my F5 is going to die the next few day XD

    Thanks for the news~

  2. Lebon14 says:

    THAT is worth investing 7000 yen in! You have all A-Side singles, 4 new songs AND all A-Side PVs! THAT is a bargain. Much more content than a single 2h concert of 6600 yen! Let’s analyze this. Dakara Sono Te Wo Hanashite, Kimi No Nak De Odoritai, Lady-Go-Round, then we fast forward, Ichibu To Zenbu, Dive, My Lonely Town, Sayonara Kizu Darake No Hibi Yo, Don’t Wanna Lie and Go For It, Baby -Kioku No Sanmyaku- never been released to an Official Best-Of. I smell the same kind of compilation but for B-Sides later on. I have all Best Ofs so I’ll be rebuying the same songs again because I love you, B’z (no homo). Oh and for the new tracks and DVDs!

  3. GTO says:

    I told many times before – it’s high time to release all the B’z PVs and now they finally did it. Great!

  4. Ontto says:

    Pv’s are nice, but we have had these songs on earlier compilations already. I’d like to buy those ones too for my collection, but 7000yen for songs I already have on at least 2 different disks. I’m not so sure about this even tho I saw this coming.

    1. Tobias says:

      That is, why both compilations come with new songs and a limited edition DVD with all PVs on it. It’s an incentive for fans who already own these songs on CD. I personally will buy these compilations because of the new songs and, of course, the only official B’z PV collection to date.

      1. Ak says:

        The pvs are nice, but I’m not sure if there really is a market for these collections. I mean, didn’t we just get The best ultra treasure & pleasure collections? Well, I guess that was already five years ago 🙂 Those one had some amazing new versions of Bad Communication, Blowin’ etc. Still, can’t wait to hear the new songs. Isn’t Heat one of the older songs. From that previous US tour or something? It sounds familiar and I’ve probably heard it too.

        1. Tobias says:

          HEAT is by no means an old song. The song was produced for Kim Hyun Joong and B’z later decided to record their own version of it. So far, the song has only been performed during the EXTRA leg of last year’s tour and the pepsi premium live.

          1. Ak says:

            Thanks. The name was familiar so I knew I had heard it before. The song I was actually thinking of was Logic (still remains unreleased?).

          2. Tobias says:

            Logic is still unreleased except for a home video release on B’z Hidden Pleasure ~Typoon No. 20~.

  5. Dave says:

    Looks like a fine package to me. I night actually pick this one up.

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