CHIKA TAKAMI – THE SURGING WAVES OF ROMANCE [DOTOU NO REN’AI] (1985)

lyrics by JUN TOGAWA | music by AKIKO YANO

Is this a cover of Togawa’s “Dotou no Ren’ai?” Surprisingly, no! It’s a completely different song, which just happens to have the same title. Jun Togawa wrote the lyrics and Akiko Yano did the music, which would honestly punt this record into ‘supergroup’ category already. It’s very catchy and the lyrics are often remarked as being ‘Togawa-esque.’ Read on and you’ll see why.

Translation and notes under the cut.

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