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A Blast from the Past!

Posted in Candies with tags , on June 10, 2009 by jpoptoday


It’s been over twenty years since the breakup of Candies – キャンディーズ – the very popular three girl group consisting of Ran, Sue, and Miki.

They had eight top 10 songs from 1973 to 1978, including  年下の男の子  (“Toshita no Otoko no Ko”),  春一番 (“Haruichiban“), 夏が来た! (“Natsu ga Kita!), やさしい悪魔 (Yasashii Akuma.”)

Here is“Haruichiban” which reached # 3 in 1976: