miwa is a Japanese pop singer-songwriter. She made her major debut under Sony Music Records in 2010 and is managed by Tristone Entertaiment Inc.
* Stage Name: miwa
* Birthday: June 15, 1990
* Birthplace: Hayama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
* Raised: Tokyo, Japan
* Blood Type: A
* Height: 149 cm
* Instruments: Guitar, piano
* Favorite Saying: “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
* Cherished Things: Family, friends
miwa was influenced by music from her father at a young age. When she entered high school at 15 years old, she started writing her own music and learning how to play the guitar. miwa was prohibited from having a job, but she secretly worked to save money and bought her first guitar, a Gibson J-45. Soon, she started performing live shows with a friend at places such as Shimokitazawa Loft and Shibuya 7th floor. Eventually, she was noticed by producer Yamamoto Mataichiro who began coaching her.
Official Website: http://www.miwa-web.com/