January 1, 2011

Fuyumi Sakamoto

Fuyumi Sakamoto is a Japanese female enka singer under EMI Music Japan. Born in 1967, her debut occurred when she won an NHK song contest in 1987 at the age of 19. Over the past 15 years, she has gained wide popularity as an enka artist. She took a brief “intermission” of about one year and returned to the stage in spring 2003. She is also a vocalist of rock band “His” with bassist Haruomi Hosono and guitarist Kiyoshiro Imawano, though Imawano died in... Read More