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Maia Hirasawa

Swedish-Japanese female singer

Maia Hirasawa, born May 5, 1980 in Sollentuna, Sweden, is a Swedish-Japanese singer-songwriter.[1]

Maia Hirasawa
Maia Hirasawa 20071118 Stockholm 1.jpg
Live in November 2007.
Background information
Born (1980-05-05) May 5, 1980 (age 39)
Sollentuna, Sweden
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter
Years active2005 - present
LabelsRazzia Records
Thrive Records
Victor Entertainment
Associated actsNicolai Dunger, Hello Saferide, Toe

DiscographyEdit

AlbumsEdit

Year Album Information Peak chart positions
SWE
[2]
JPN
[3]
2007 Though, I'm Just Me
  • Released: April 12, 2007
  • Language: English
  • Formats: CD, digital download
9
2009 "GBG vs STHLM"
  • Released: April 3, 2009
  • Language: English
  • Formats: CD, digital download
12
2011 Maia Hirasawa
  • Released: January 19, 2011
  • Language: English, Japanese, Swedish
  • Formats: CD, digital download
37
2012 We Got It
  • Released: January 25, 2012
  • Language: English
  • Formats: CD, digital download
100
2012 What I Saw
  • Released: April 2013
  • Language: English
  • Formats: CD, digital download
9

Extended playsEdit

  • 2006 - The My New Friend EP
  • 2010 - Dröm bort mig igen
  • 2011 - Boom!

SinglesEdit

Release Title Notes Chart positions Album
SWE
[2]
JPN
[4]
2007 "Mattis & Maia" Though, I'm Just Me
"And I Found This Boy" 56
"Gothenburg"
2008 "The Worrying Kind" The Ark cover 9
2009 "South Again" "GBG vs STHLM"
2010 "Come with Me" feat. Nicolai Dunger
"It Doesn't Stop" Used in Kao essential damage shampoo TV commercials[5] 4 Maia Hirasawa
2011 "Boom!" Used in JR Kyushu Shinkansen TV commercials[5] 6 Boom! (extended play)
"We Got It" 24 We Got It
"The Real Me Song"
"The Gift" 39
2012 "The Best Team" Used in Kao essential damage shampoo TV commercials[5] 18

Songs as featured artistEdit

Release Title Notes Chart positions Album
Oricon (JPN)
[3]
Japan Hot 100 (JPN)
[4]
2010 "Nerumare (After Long Tomorrow)"
(Toe feat. Maia Hirasawa)
Used in Pocari Sweat TV commercials[5]
2011 "Bang Bang"
(Pizzicato One feat. Maia Hirasawa)
Cher cover One and Ten Very Sad Songs
"Apathy"
(Jazztronik feat. Maia Hirasawa)
Dig Dig Dig
"Movin'"
(Soil & "Pimp" Sessions feat. Maia Hirasawa)
31 31 Magnetic Soil
"Waltz for Debby"
(Sweet Swing feat. Maia Hirasawa)
Jazz standard Sweet Swing for Hershey's

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Maia Hirasawa". Discogs. Retrieved 22 December 2014.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Discography Maia Hirasawa". Swedishcharts.com. Retrieved May 9, 2011.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "アーティスト: マイア・ヒラサワ". Oricon. Retrieved May 9, 2011.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Hot 100|JAPAN Charts|Billboard JAPAN" (in Japanese). Billboard.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 "マイア・ヒラサワ(Maia Hirasawa) - タイアップ". CDJournal (in Japanese). Retrieved May 9, 2011.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Maia Hirasawa at Wikimedia Commons