Kazuya Kamenashi is a Japanese idol, singer–songwriter, actor, television personality, producer, radio host, and occasional model. Born and raised in Edogawa, Tokyo, he joined the Japanese talent agency, Johnny & Associates, at the age of 12. He was drafted as a member and co-lead vocalist of the popular J-pop group KAT-TUN in 2001. He is also one half of the temporary group, Shūji to Akira, whose only single "Seishun Amigo" became the best-selling single of 2005 in Japan. Individually, he is a popular actor who has played the lead role in several television dramas.
|Native name:||亀梨 和也|
|Also known as:||Kame, Kame-chan, Kazu|
|Born:||February 23, 1986|
|Origin:||Edogawa, Tokyo, Japan|
|Occupation(s):||Singer-songwriter, actor, TV host, producer, radio host, model|
|Associated acts:||KAT-TUN, Shūji to Akira, Kōichi Dōmoto, Kōji Tamaki, Kame to YamaP|
|IMDb:||Kazuya Kamenashi's IMDb|
About Kazuya Kamenashi
One of the lead singers in the J-Pop music group KAT-TUN and who has appeared in films and television shows.
He represented his country as a shortstop in the junior world baseball league before starting to act.
He was named after a character in the manga series Touch.
He was born third in his family and has two older brothers, Yūichirō and Kōji, and one younger brother, Yūya.
He is a Japanese actor like Masanobu Ando.
Information related to Kazuya Kamenashi
- KAT-TUN - KAT-TUN is a Japanese boy band formed under Johnny & Associates in 2001. The group's name was originally an acronym based on the first letter of each member's family name: Kazuya Kamenashi, Jin Akanishi, Junnosuke Taguchi, Koki Tanaka, Tatsuya Ueda, and Yuichi Nakamaru.
- KAT-TUN members
- Johnny & Associates
- Japanese male pop singers
- Singers from Tokyo
- Japanese television personalities
- Japanese idols