AK Akemi Kakihara, Japanese songstress AK's dreamy vocal. Universal Music Japan Recording Artist, singer-songwriter, producer, musician. Born and raised in Japan. Living in New York City since 2001. Having released over 200 songs across her 15 original albums and those that she has written and produced for various artists, the Japan-born diva keeps the music coming from the city of New York to the world.
She grew up listening to various styles of music that mostly centered around jazz, lm scores and crossover jazz. When she was 8 years old, she started writing songs as she was inspired by Eumir Deodato.
AK’s songs are often included on the many compilation albums all over the world, including AK’s "Shining Shining Your Way" (Blaze With Jihad Muhammad Vox) on House Legends by Blaze in 2014. Ananda Project feat. AK / Heaven Is Right Here (Danny Krivit & Dazzle Drums Mix) on the album A Long Hot Summer: Mixed & Selected By Julius Papp in 2015.
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