25th single
Release date: 11/19/2003
Kurumi - Promotional song for NTT DoCoMo commercial

"Kurumi/Tenohira" is the twenty-fifth single released by Mr.Children. The single debuted at #1 on the Oricon single charts, managing to sell 651,696 copies during its run on the chart.(1) Though the single was a double a-side single, only one track had a tie in. "Kurumi", was used as the promotional song for the NTT DoCoMo commercial (NTTドコモCMソング) campaign.

The "Kurumi/Tenohira" single and video also won some awards after its release including 'Song of the Year' at the 18th Annual Japan Gold Disc Awards,(2) 'Best Video Of The Year' at the 2004 SPACE SHOWER Music Video Awards,(3) and 'Best Group Video' at the 2004 SPACE SHOWER Music Video Awards.(4)

1. Tenohira
2. Kurumi

- Notes -
Producer - Takeshi Kobayashi
Arrangement - Mr.Children and Takeshi Kobayashi
Lyrics - All lyrics by Kazutoshi Sakurai
Music - All music by Kazutoshi Sakurai
Mixed By - Kunihiko Imai
Strings - Udai Shika Strings (for "Kurumi")
Glocken - Marie Oishi (for "Kurumi")

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