Japanese artist Hamasaki Ayumi will be releasing her upcoming 6th mini album “sixxxxxx” on August 5th and have revealed some exciting details.



It has been revealed that she will be working with the young Taiwanese boy band SpeXial for one of the tracks on the upcoming album. SpeXial is an 8-member dance and vocal group that made their debut in 2012. The track, which was produced by DAISHI DANCE, will be titled “Sayonara feat. SpeXial.”







The upcoming album will be released in three different versions: CD Only, CD + DVD, and CD + Blu-ray. The cover photo for each version were taken in collaboration with Japanese fashion magazine Numero TOKYO.  The black and white photos are each a close-up of her face and give off a very personal and natural feel.  She will also be appearing in the upcoming issue of their magazine, which will be released on July 28th.



The same track list will be used for the CD included in each edition. The album will include “Step By Step“, “Sayonara feat. SpeXial“, and possibly a third untitled track. The DVD and Blu-ray disc will include a music video and making video for all three tracks.



Check out the PV and tv spot for “Step By Step” below: