Kobukuro – 5296 (Review)

Kobukuro – 5296

5296 is Kobukuro‘s 6th Album and their first since they released their smash hit Best Of ALL SINGLES BEST. It topped the Oricons Charts for 4 amazing weeks selling 960,000 copies during that period. The Album heads straight to the million and has a great chance to top the Yearly Music Charts of 2008 as well.
  1. Aoku Yasashiku (蒼く 優しく; Bluely Gently)
  2. Coin (コイン)
  3. Tsubomi (蕾; Bud)
  4. Donna Sora Demo (どんな空でも; Even at Any Sky)
  5. Kimi to Iu Na no Tsubasa (君という名の翼; Wings That’re Named You)
  7. Kimiiro (君色; Your Colour)
  8. Suimen no Chou (水面の蝶; Water’s Surface Butterfly)
  9. Kaze no Naka wo (風の中を; In the Wind)
  10. Gekkou (月光; Moonbeam)
  11. Kazamidori (風見鶏; Weather Vane)
  12. Diary
  13. Fragile mind
To be honest, I got interested in Kobukuro during WINDING ROAD era but I didn’t like the song at all (I still don’t)! Then came TSUBOMI which I didn’t like either (now I do!!!) after that Aoku Yasashiku was released and I did not bother listening to the song :p
After listening to the Album, I really recommend it, even HIGHLY recommend it! Their music is so simple yet extremely beautiful and catchy! I LOVE KOBUKURO!!!
Recommended tracks are:
Aoku Yasashiku, TSUBOMI, Kimi toIu Nano Tsubasa, Kaze no Naka wo & Fragile Mind
The rest is very good too, depends on taste.
General Rating: 92%

10 Responses to Kobukuro – 5296 (Review)

  1. TLFantasy says:

    Mediafire it, please.
    ss is blocked.

  2. karimu says:

    ^ Ok, no worries XD

  3. karimu says:

    Is zShare ok? If not, check z-degrees! 😛


    They have mediafire but song by song…

  4. TLFantasy says:

    ZShare is OK 🙂

  5. aizmov says:

    well, i saw that they beated Ayumi Hamasaki and stole her Number 1 Streak, so i WILL give them a try and see
    thanks for the review and yeah taking care of the blog while am away XD
    i will upload mediafire link for everyone if they still want it 😀

  6. TLFantasy says:

    Just listened to them.

    Very Nice.. love this kind of songs.. so simple and refreshing.

    Really luvable!

  7. karimu says:

    ^I regret not giving them chance in the past 😛

  8. kari says:

    Thank you so much =)
    Just recently got interested in them because of Tsubomi in Tokyo Tower 2007 ^^

  9. Sammy says:

    I love this album^^
    I really want to have the romanji lyric of “Gekkou” but I can not find it anywhere :((

  10. nice blog!!! please visit us, thanks^^ asianworldmusic.blogspot.com

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