Music producer and composer. Born in 1976 in Sapporo, Hokkaido. In 2000, debuted from Warner Music Japan as member of rock band CANNABIS. In 2004, joined music production company Agehasprings. Has written, produced and arranged music for numerous artists including YUKI, Superfly, Yuzu, Elephant Kashimashi, Kaela Kimura, Chara, JUJU, Ayaka, and Back Number. In recent years, has also composed music for movies such as "Hutch,the Honeybee", "The Oki Family's Fun Trip - Newlywed Hell", and "Peach Girl". Was music producer for the Japanese version of the hit movie "Sing."