Keisuke Kuwata is a Japanese multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and frontman for the Southern All Stars, as well of his own solo band, the Kuwata band. He has also done a significant amount of scoring music for films. He went to Aoyama Gakuin University. In 2010, Southern All Stars was ranked #1, and Kuwata's solo band, the Kuwata Band, ranked #12 on a list of the top 100 musicians in Japan. Kuwata has worked as a record producer, a movie director, has recorded albums as bandleader of his own band, the Kuwata Band, and has worked on projects scoring music to film.
|Birth name:||Keisuke Kuwata|
|Born:||February 26, 1956, Chigasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan|
|Genres:||pop, blues, folk, kayōkyoku|
|Occupation(s):||Musician, singer-songwriter, producer, film score composer|
|Instruments:||rock, Vocals, guitar, bass guitar, drums, keyboards|
|Associated acts:||Southern All Stars, Yuko Hara, Kuwata Band|
|Website:||Keisuke Kuwata's Official site|
|IMDb:||Keisuke Kuwata's IMDb|
About Keisuke Kuwata
Japanese frontman of the band Southern All-Stars who is also a producer and a film director.
He attended Aoyama Gakuin University before beginning Southern All-Stars.
He directed Inamura Jane, which won him the Newcomer of the Year Award from the Japanese Academy.
His wife Yuko is also a member of Southern Al-Stars. They have two sons together.
He has cited Eric Clapton as a major influence on his music.
Information related to Keisuke Kuwata
- Japanese multi-instrumentalists
- Japanese guitarists
- Southern All Stars members
- Aoyama Gakuin University alumni
- Japanese male rock singers
- Japanese male singer-songwriters
- Musicians from Kanagawa Prefecture
- Slide guitarists
- Recipients of the Medal with Purple Ribbon