Kotomi Maki grew up in Sagamihara city, Kanagawa prefecture. Her real name is Kimiko Nagai.
In 1993, signing with Pony Canyon, Maki released her single “Hashi”. In 2000, she changed her label to Nippon Crown. In April 2012, she released her 25th single “Nadeshiko no Hana no youni/Tousan no mafura”.
Official Website: http://www.crownrecord.co.jp/artist/maki/whats.html