YUKINO (Born July 8th, 1991) is a Japanese female vocalist and a radio personality. She was born in Fukuoka, and grew up in Yokohama. Yukino is a rising star in Japanese music industry today.
When Yukino was a child, she enjoyed singing American hard rock, funk, and R&B music. By the time she was a teenager, she dreamed to be a singer, and started vocal training with a voice trainer. Before she made her debut, her songs were used as theme songs of Japanese TV programs due to her characteristic voice and outstanding vocalization skills.
In February 2012, Yukino made her debut, and her first EP "You make me blue" was released by Nippon Columbia (Columbia Records in Japan). "RanTiKi" is one of Yukino's most well-known songs as it was featured as the opening theme song of Japanese TV animation "BAKUMATSU GIJINDEN ROMAN," which was designed by MONKEY PUNCH, the original creator of the "LUPIN THE THIRD" series.
Her 1st full album "VOCALIZE" was unveiled in March, 2013. Needless to say, "RanTiKi" is the lead track of this album. You can enjoy her powerful, sexy and sensitive vocal styles in many genres such as jazz, funk, rock, R&B, dance, and ballad.
Anime Convention Guest Appearances
- Anime Central 2013 - May 17-19, 2013 in Rosemont, IL