Enka singer from Hokkaido. Real name is Hirokazu Maekawa.
From the will to become a singer, he quit high school in freshman year and started to study singing.
In 2000, won the Prime Minister Prize at the Japan Popular Music Festival.
In 2006, won grand prize at the “Kagayake! Kayoukyoku Kashu ni nacchae Auditions”, which was organized by “Hashire! Kayoukyoku” as the 40th anniversary project. On November 7th 2007, debuted with song “Dakara Sayonara Iwanaide”.
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