Flying Get

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Single by AKB48
Type A Cover

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Single by AKB48
Type B Cover

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Single by AKB48
Theater Edition Cover

Released: August 24, 2011
Genre: J-Pop
Format: CD Single, CD+DVD
Label: You, Be Cool!/KING RECORDS
Producer: Akimoto Yasushi
Limited Edition Covers

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Single by AKB48
Limited Edition A Cover

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Single by AKB48
Limited Edition B Cover

AKB48 Singles Chronology
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Everyday, Katyusha
21st Single
(2011)
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Kaze wa Fuiteiru
23rd Single
(2011)
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PVフライングゲット (ダンシングバージョン) AKB48 公式

Flying Get Dance Ver.

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PV 抱きしめちゃいけない ダイジェスト映像 AKB48 公式

Dakishimechaikenai

Flying Get (フライングゲット) is the 22nd major single (24th overall) released by AKB48. It was released in five versions: two limited CD+DVD editions (types A and B), two regular CD+DVD editions (types A and B), and a limited CD-only theater edition. The limited editions came with a national handshake event ticket, while the regular editions came with one of forty photos, and the theater edition came with a large handshake event ticket and random photo. The title track was used as the theme song for the drama Hanazakari no Kimitachi e ~Ikemen☆Paradise~ 2011, featuring members Maeda Atsuko, Kashiwagi Yuki, Ichikawa Miori, Oba Mina and Nagao Mariya.

According to Oricon, the single sold 1,025,952 copies on its first day of release, beating their previous record of highest first-day sales with "Everyday, Katyusha". "Flying Get" is the first single to sell over one million copies on its first day of release. By the end of the week, it had sold 1,354,492 copies to become the single with the highest first-week sales ever.

Tracklist

  1. Flying Get (フライングゲット)
  2. Dakishimechaikenai (抱きしめちゃいけない) (Under Girls)
  3. Seishun to Kizukanai Mama (青春と気づかないまま)
  4. Flying Get off vocal ver.
  5. Dakishimechaikenai off vocal ver.
  6. Seishun to Kizukanai Mama off vocal ver.

  1. Flying Get Music Video: War Movie "Crimson August ~Flying Get Edition" (武闘映画「紅い八月~フライングゲット篇」)
  2. Dakishimechaikenai Music Video
  3. Seishun to Kizukanai Mama Music Video
  4. War Movie "Crimson August ~Showdown at the Summit Edition" (武闘映画「紅い八月~頂上決戦篇」)
  5. Flying Get Dancing Version (「フライングゲット」ダンシングバージョン)

  1. Flying Get (フライングゲット)
  2. Dakishimechaikenai (抱きしめちゃいけない) (Under Girls)
  3. Ice no Kuchizuke (アイスのくちづけ)
  4. Flying Get off vocal ver.
  5. Dakishimechaikenai off vocal ver.
  6. Ice no Kuchizuke off vocal ver.

  1. Flying Get Music Video: War Movie "Crimson August ~Flying Get Edition" (武闘映画「紅い八月~フライングゲット篇」)
  2. Dakishimechaikenai Music Video
  3. Ice no Kuchizuke Music Video
  4. 3rd AKB48 General Election Documentary Clip (第3回 AKB48総選挙 ドキュメント映像)
  5. War Movie "Crimson August ~Showdown at the Summit Edition Trailer" (武闘映画「紅い八月~頂上決戦篇・予告」)

  1. Flying Get (フライングゲット)
  2. Dakishimechaikenai (抱きしめちゃいけない) (Under Girls)
  3. Yasai Uranai (野菜占い)
  4. Flying Get off vocal ver.
  5. Dakishimechaikenai off vocal ver.
  6. Yasai Uranai off vocal ver.

AKB48 Promoting Single

Selected Members

The members selected for "Flying Get" and "Dakishimechaikenai" were determined by the AKB48 22nd Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo "Kotoshi mo Gachi Desu".

Flying Get

★ Senbatsu (選抜) (21 Members) (Maeda Atsuko Center (in italic), Media Senbatsu in bold)

Dakishimechaikenai

Undergirls (アンダーガールズ) (19 Members) (Umeda Ayaka Center)

Seishun to Kizukanai Mama

(32 Members) (Maeda Atsuko Center)

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Eng sub Seishun to kizukanai mama

Seishun to Kizukanai Mama

Ice no Kuchizuke

(7 Members) (Eguchi Aimi (Sasaki YukariCenter)

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AKB48-Ice no Kuchizuke

Ice no Kuchizuke
(feat. Sasaki Yukari as Eguchi Aimi)

Yasai Uranai

Yasai Sisters (野菜シスターズ) (30 Members) (Maeda Atsuko Center)

TV Performances

  • [2011.07.16] Ongaku no Hi
  • [2011.07.18] HEY! HEY! HEY! MUSIC CHAMP
  • [2011.08.14] EXILE Tamashii
  • [2011.08.22] Coming Soon!!
  • [2011.08.24] AKBINGO!
  • [2011.08.26] Music Station
  • [2011.08.27] CDTV
  • [2011.08.28] MUSIC JAPAN
  • [2011.09.05] HEY! HEY! HEY! MUSIC CHAMP
  • [2011.09.16] Music Station
  • [2011.12.23] Music Station Super Live 2011
  • [2011.12.30] 53rd Japan Record Award
  • [2011.12.31] 62nd Kouhaku Uta Gassen
  • [2012.12.21] Music Station Super Live 2012
  • [2012.12.30] 54th Japan Record Award
  • [2013.11.29] Music Station

Oricon Chart Positions

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- #1
1,025,952
#1
113,656
#1
65,783
#1
54,518
#1
47,208
#1
39,418
#1 1,354,492
#2
17,739
#3
18,093
#2
14,777
#2
12,905
#2
9,905
#1
11,763
#1
11,893
#2 98,939
#1
6,412
#4 #4 #2
4,580
#2
4,342
#1
6,694
#1
6,896
#3 44,845
#1
3,513
#10 #7 #4 #4 #2
4,177
#2
4,540
#4 23,034
#2
3,753
#9 #9 #8 #6 #4 #3
2,872
#7 19,387
#4 #8 #10 #8 #5 #5 #6 #9 11,023
#4 #15 #13 #9 #8 #5 #5 #9 7,675
#4 #14 #11 #10 #9 #7 #8 #9 6,785
#8 #25 #22 #21 #16 #12 #12 #18 4,293
#10 #29 #25 #22 #18 #16 #13 #21 4,426
#8 #26 #28 #20 #23 #20 #19 #24 3,735
#15 - - - - #25 #24 #32 2,290
#23 - - - - - - #48 1,681
- - - - - - - unknown sales for 4 weeks
x x x x x x x 35 2,864
x x x x x x x 31 2,741
x x x x x x x 17 4,300
x x x x x x x 26 3,332
x x x x x x x 30 2,110
x x x x x x x 41 2,013
x x x x x x x 42 1,602

Total Reported Sales: 1,625,079*
Total Sales in 2011: 1,587,229 (#1 single of the year)
Total Sales in 2012: 37,850*

Chart Records
  • #1 single for 2011
  • 9th consecutive single to debut at #1 in the Weekly Oricon rankings.
  • According to Oricon, the single sold 1,025,952 copies on its first day of release, beating their previous record of highest first-day sales with "Everyday, Katyusha".
  • "Flying Get" is the first single to sell over one million copies on its first day of release. By the end of the week, it had sold 1,354,492 copies to become the single with the highest first-week sales ever.
Achievements
  • Flying Get - 5th Music Video to reach 30,000,000 views on YouTube
  • Flying Get - 5th Music Video to reach 20,000,000 views on YouTube

Awards

Japan Record Awards

The Japan Record Awards is a major music awards show held annually in Japan by the Japan Composer's Association.

Year Nominated work Award Result
2011 "Flying Get" Grand Prix Won

Trivia

  • This is the fifth AKB48 single; after BINGO!, RIVERHeavy Rotation and Beginner; to have an english name. 
  • The PV is a short movie based on older Chinese kung fu films.
  • The single sold 1,025,952 copies on its first day of release, beating the previous record of Everyday, Katyusha.
  • The single outsold Everyday, Katyusha on its first week.
  • This is the fourth AKB48 single; after BeginnerSakura no Ki ni Narou, and Everyday, Katyusha; to sell 1,000,000 copies. 
  • This is the second AKB48 single; after Everyday, Katyusha; to sell 1,000,000 copies on the first week.
  • This is the first AKB48 to sell 1,000,000 copies on the first day.

Slideshow

Japan Record Awards

AKB48
Members
Team A

Iriyama Anna | Okabe Rin (Captain) | Okumoto Hinano | Oguri Yui | Kato Rena | Sato Minami | Shitao Miu | Shinozaki Ayana | Suzuki Kurumi | Taguchi Manaka | Chiba Erii | Nishikawa Rei | Maeda Ayaka | Michieda Saki | Miyazaki Miho | Mukaichi Mion | Yamane Suzuha | Yokoyama Yui | Yoshida Karen

Team K

Ichikawa Manami | Okada Rina | Oda Erina | Kuranoo Narumi | Kobayashi Ran | Komiyama Haruka (Captain) | Shimoguchi Hinana | Nagatomo Ayami | Hashimoto Haruna | Harumoto Yuki | Hidaritomo Ayaka | Minegishi Minami | Muto Orin | Muto Tomu | Mogi Shinobu | Yasuda Kana | Yamada Kyoka | Yumoto Ami | Yokoyama Yui

Team B

Iwatate Saho (Captain) | Otake Hitomi | Omori Maho | Oya Shizuka | Okuhara Hinako | Kashiwagi Yuki | Kawahara Misaki | Kitazawa Saki | Kubo Satone | Saito Haruna | Sasaki Yukari | Sato Akari | Shimizu Maria | Takita Kayoko | Taniguchi Megu | Nakanishi Chiyori | Hattori Yuna | Fukuoka Seina | Honda Hitomi | Yamabe Ayu | Yoshikawa Nanase

Team 4

Asai Nanami | Inagaki Kaori | Utada Hatsuka | Omori Miyuu | Okada Nana | Onishi Momoka | Kawamoto Saya | Gyouten Yurina | Kurosu Haruka | Sakaguchi Nagisa | Sato Kiara | Takaoka Kaoru | Takahashi Ayane | Takahashi Sayaka | Tatsuya Makiho | Tada Kyoka | Nagano Serika | Hama Sayuna | Hirano Hikaru | Ma Chia-Ling | Miyazato Rira | Murayama Yuiri (Captain) | Yamauchi Mizuki

Team 8

Hokkaido & Tohoku : Sakaguchi Nagisa | Yokoyama Yui | Nunoya Riru | Inoue Miyuu | Mitomo Mashiro | Sato Akari | Hasegawa Momoka | Kanto: Okabe Rin | Honda Hitomi | Shimizu Maria | Takahashi Ayane | Yoshikawa Nanase | Oguri Yui | Oda Erina | Shiobara Karin | Hidaritomo Ayaka | Chubu: Utada Hatsuka | Suzuki Yuka | Hattori Yuna | Matsumura Miku | Hashimoto Haruna | Sakagawa Hiyuka | Hirano Hikaru | Takahashi Sayaka | Kansai: Nagano Serika | | Fukutome Mitsuho | Onishi Momoka | Hama Sayuna | Chugoku & Shikoku: Tokunaga Remi | Okuhara Hinako | Kamachi Yukina | Okumoto Hinano | Shitao Miu | Harumoto Yuki | Gyoten Yurina | Takaoka Kaoru | Rissen Airi | Kyushu: Yoshida Karen | Kawahara Misaki | Onoue Mizuki | Kuranoo Narumi | Yamada Kyoka | Uemi Sorano | Fujizono Rei | Miyazato Rira

Kenkyuusei
Kenkyuusei

Homma Mai | Ishiwata Sena | Kuramoto Miyuu | Suenaga Yuzuki | Nagano Megumi | Furukawa Nazuna | Honda Sora | Yoshihashi Yuzuka

Discography
Indie Singles 1. Sakura no Hanabiratachi | 2. Skirt, Hirari
Major Singles 1. Aitakatta | 2. Seifuku ga Jama wo Suru | 3. Keibetsu Shiteita Aijou | 4. Bingo! | 5. Boku no Taiyou | 6. Yuuhi wo Miteiru ka? | 7. Romance, Irane | 8. Sakura no Hanabiratachi 2008 | 9. Baby! Baby! Baby! | 10. Oogoe Diamond | 11. 10nen Zakura | 12. Namida Surprise! | 13. Iiwake Maybe | 14. RIVER | 15. Sakura no Shiori | 16. Ponytail to Shushu | 17. Heavy Rotation | 18. Beginner | 19. Chance no Junban | 20. Sakura no Ki ni Narou | 21. Everyday, Katyusha | 22. Flying Get | 23. Kaze wa Fuiteiru | 24. Ue Kara Mariko | 25. GIVE ME FIVE! | 26. Manatsu no Sounds Good! | 27. Gingham Check | 28. UZA | 29. Eien Pressure | 30. So long! | 31. Sayonara Crawl | 32. Koi Suru Fortune Cookie | 33. Heart Ereki | 34. Suzukake Nanchara | 35. Mae Shika Mukanee | 36. Labrador Retriever | 37. Kokoro no Placard | 38. Kibouteki Refrain | 39. Green Flash | 40. Bokutachi wa Tatakawanai | 41. Halloween Night | 42. Kuchibiru ni Be My Baby | 43. Kimi wa Melody | 44. Tsubasa wa Iranai | 45. LOVE TRIP/Shiawase wo Wakenasai | 46. High Tension | 47. Shoot Sign | 48.Negaigoto no Mochigusare | 49. #SukiNanda | 50.11-gatsu no Anklet | 51. TBA
Best Albums 1. Set List ~Greatest Songs 2006-2007~ | 2. Kamikyokutachi | 3. Koko ni Ita Koto | 4. 1830m | 5. Tsugi no Ashiato | 6. Koko ga Rhodes da, Koko de Tobe! | 7. Zero to Ichi no Aida | 8. Thumbnail | 9. TBA
Stage Albums
Team A 1st Stage "Party ga Hajimaru yo" | 2nd Stage "Aitakatta" | 3rd Stage "Dareka no Tame ni" | 4th Stage "Tadaima Ren'aichuu" | 5th Stage "Ren'ai Kinshi Jourei" | 6th Stage "Mokugekisha" | 7th Stage "M'T. ni Sasagu"
Team K 1st Stage "Party ga Hajimaru yo" | 2nd Stage "Seishun Girls" | 3rd Stage "Nonai Paradise" | 4th Stage "Saishuu Bell ga Naru" | 5th Stage "Saka Agari" | 6th Stage "RESET"
Team B 1st Stage "Seishun Girls" | 2nd Stage "Aitakatta" | 3rd Stage "Pajama Drive" | 4th Stage "Idol no Yoake" | 5th Stage "Theater no Megami"
Himawari-gumi 1st Stage "Boku no Taiyou" | 2nd Stage "Yume wo Shinaseru Wake ni Ikanai"
Team 4 1st Stage "Boku no Taiyou" | 2nd Stage "Idol no Yoake"
Concerts
DVDs 01 | 02 | 03 | 04 | 05 | 06 | 07 | 08 | 09 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42
Filmography
Movies Densen Uta | DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 to be continued | DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 Show must go on | DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 No flower without rain | DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 The Time Has Come
Dramas Majisuka Gakuen | Majisuka Gakuen 2 | Sakura Kara no Tegami | Majisuka Gakuen 3 | So Long! | Sailor Zombie | Majisuka Gakuen 4 | Majisuka Gakuen 5 | Cabasuka Gakuen | Crow's Blood | Tofu Pro Wrestling
Anime AKB0048
Events
Sousenkyo 1st Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 13th Single "Kamisama ni Chikatte Gachi Desu"
2nd Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 17th Single "Kaasan ni Chikatte, Gachi Desu"
3rd Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 22nd Single "Kotoshi mo Gachi Desu"
4th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 27th Single "Fan ga Erabu 64 Giseki"
5th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 32nd Single "Yume wa Hitori ja Mirarenai"
6th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 37th Single "Yume no Genzaichi ~Rival wa Doko da~"
7th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 41st Single
8th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 45th Single
9th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 49 Single
Janken Taikai

1st Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 19th Single
2nd Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 24th Single
3rd Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 29th Single
4th Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 34th Single
5th Senbatsu Janken Taikai - Solo Debut + 38th Single

Group Draft Meeting

AKB48 Group Draft Meeting 2013
AKB48 Group Draft Meeting 2015

Units & Other Groups
Soloists Matsui Sakiko (Piano) | Iwasa Misaki (Enka) | Watanabe Mayu | Kashiwagi Yuki | Takahashi Minami | Itano Tomomi | Sashihara Rino | Kuramochi Asuka (Gachi Uma 2) | Kasai Tomomi (Gachi Uma - Former member) | Maeda Atsuko (Former member) | Oshima Mai (Former member) | Hoshino Michiru (Former member) | Oku Manami (Former member) | Ohori Megumi (Former member) | Ono Erena (Former member) | Hayano Kaoru (Former member)
Units No Sleeves | Watarirouka Hashiritai 7 | French Kiss | Not yet | DiVA
One-Shot Units NO NAME | YM7 | YJ7 | Ojarumaru Sisters | Team KISHIN from AKB48 | Sukeban Girls | Team Dragon from AKB48 | Honegumi from AKB48 | ICE from AKB48 | Crayon Friends from AKB48 | AKBIdoling!!! | Queen & Elizabeth | Natto Angels | Natto Angels Z | Okashina Sisters | Team Z | BABY GAMBA | Mini Skirt | Porrima from AKB48 | Team Surprise | Team BS
Sister Groups SKE48 | SDN48 (Disbanded) | NMB48 | HKT48 | JKT48 | TPE48 | SNH48
Rival Group Nogizaka46
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