Hi there. It’s Mr. Wada back on duty. I would like to introduce Japanese Autumn songs this time. J-pop, enka, and some kids songs. Actually there is a bunch of songs for Autumn. Here we go.
Top 10 Japanese Autumn Songs
Miagetegoran Yoru no Hoshiwo (見あげてごらん夜の星を) by Kyu Sakamoto
Year Released: 1963
A classy song by the Sukiyaki singer.
Cosmos (秋桜) by Momoe Yamaguchi
Year Released: 1977
An idol singer from the late 70’s who had a shocking early retirement in 1980.
Iihi Tabidachi (いい日旅立ち) by Momoe Yamaguchi
Year Released: 1978
Another song of her. It is still used on a TV commercial of a travel company.
Sayonara （さよなら）by Of Course
Year Released: 1979
One of popular folk bands in the 70’s.
Koibitoyo (恋人よ) by Mayumi Itsuwa
Year Released: 1980
Sort of enka? An Autumn broken-heart song.
Koyoi no Tsuki no youni (今宵の月のように) by Elephant Kashimashi
Year Released: 1997
Tuski (moon) seems to represents Autumn.
Kaede (楓) by Spitz
Year Released: 1998
A popular soft rock band from the 90’s.
Tuki no Shizuku (月のしずく) by RUI
Year Released: 2003
It was a theme song of a film that this actress stared. Turned a big hit.
Mikazuki (三日月) by Ayaka
Year Released: 2006
It’s rather new compared to others but definitely one of the most popular Autumn songs of all already.
Chiisai Aki (小さい秋)
Aka Tombo (赤とんぼ)
Donguri Korokoro (どんぐりころころ)
How do you find it? What’s your favorite Autumn song? Why don’t you share with us in the comment?
See you around!