|Single by Koshi Inaba|
|Released||March 26, 2014|
|Koshi Inaba singles chronology|
Nakinagara (泣きながら, While Crying) is a digital exclusive single by Koshi Inaba, released on March 26, 2014. The single is his sixth in total, with the previous entry, "Nensho", being released one month earlier as his first digital exclusive. The cover art mimics that of a human eye and tear in accordance with the song's title. The four-and-a-half minute single was made available at launch on the Japanese iTunes service as well as other digital music platforms in Japan, including mora, Musing, Recochoku, music.jp, dwango, and Being GIZA Studio's own web store.
Alongside the release of the single came a stylish, sentimental music video in which Koshi himself does not appear was uploaded again to the official B'z YouTube channel. The video features overlapping silhouettes superimposed and converging around the theme of the song.
All music composed by, lyrics written by, and vocals performed by Koshi Inaba.
- Nakinagara — While Crying, 泣きながら
- A complete ballad, the song does not feature guitar or percussion instruments, instead relying on strings and piano throughout its duration.
- Koshi Inaba: Vocals, Lyric Composition, Music Composition, Arrangement
- Akira Onozuka: Piano
- Takuo Yamamoto: Flute
- Hiroko Ishikawa with Lime Ladies Orchestra: Strings
- Hideyuki Terachi: Arrangement, Vocal Direction
- Hiroyuki Kobayashi: Recording & Mixing