J-Pop Artist of the Week – JAY’ED (Dec. 16th – Dec. 22nd)

JAY’ED (whose real name is Jade Goto) is an R&B singer signed to Universal Music Japan’s sub-label FAR EASTERN TRIBE RECORDS. He lived in Austrailia, New Zealand as a child and moved to Japan at the age of 10. He began working in Osaka clubs from the age of 17 and in 2002, he joined the hip-hop crew D-ST.ENT. JAY’ED made his debut on March 14th, 2005 with the indies single “Why?”. He made a major debut three years later with the single “Superwoman”.

In 2009, JAY’ED and JUJU released the collaboration single “Ashita ga Kuru Nara”, which became a major hit. The song was the theme song for the movie Yomei Ikkagetsu no Hanayome. To date, it is their best selling single and their first single to peak at #1 on the daily charts.


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Recent Releases

[Album] HOTEL HEART COLLECTOR
Release Date: March 26th, 2014
Editions: CD-Only

<Tracklist>

01. Check In
02. FREEDOM
03. Come Closer
04. Game Over
05. Musicater
06. Room Service
07. Magnolia
08. Wishing
09. ともに
10. THE STRANGER
11. I Will…
12. Check Out

[Single] Mata Kimi to (feat. Ms.OOJA)
Release Date: November 12th, 2014
Editions: Digital Only


 

Websites and Social Media

Official Website
Universal Music Profile
TOY’S FACTORY Profile
Official Blog

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