January 1, 2011

Ikue Asazaki

Ikue Asazaki (born 11 November 1935) is an Utasha artist, who is known for her performance in the traditional Amami Shimauta (folk song). She was born in Kedomi, Kakeroma Island, Amami Islands. Her father Tatsujo, influenced her early music strongly during her upbringing. she further developed her innate musical talent and was acclaimed as a genius singer in her early teens. Ikue has performed concerts around the world in such places as New York, Los Angeles, and Cuba. She has... Read More