Jiyuu e no Shoutai


"Jiyuu e no Shoutai" (自由への招待, Jiyū e no Shōtai, lit. "Invitation to Freedom") is the twenty-fifth single by L'Arc-en-Ciel, released on June 2, 2004.[1] Its B-side "Milky Way" is the first song that was performed by their alter ego, P'unk-en-Ciel. The single debuted at the number one position on the Oricon chart,[2] and was certified Platinum by RIAJ for shipment of 250,000 copies.[3]

"Jiyuu e no Shoutai"
Single by L'Arc-en-Ciel
from the album Awake
ReleasedJune 2, 2004
GenreAlternative rock
LabelKi/oon Records
Songwriter(s)hyde, tetsu
Producer(s)L'Arc-en-Ciel, Hajime Okano
L'Arc-en-Ciel singles chronology
"Hitomi no Juunin"
"Jiyuu e no Shoutai"
"Killing Me"

Track listingEdit

# Title Lyrics Music
1 "Jiyuu e no Shoutai" hyde tetsu
2 "Jiyuu e no Shoutai (hydeless Version)" tetsu
3 "Milky Way" tetsu tetsu
4 "Milky Way (Tetsu P'unkless Version)" tetsu


  1. ^ JaME Retrieved May 18, 2011
  2. ^ L'Arc〜en〜Cielのアルバム売り上げランキング Retrieved May 18, 2011
  3. ^ ゴールド等認定作品一覧 2004年6月 (in Japanese). RIAJ. Retrieved 2009-10-14.