Real Name: Yui Yoshioka
Origin: Fukuoka, Japan
Date of Birth: March 26, 1987
Height: 155 cm
Gol Blood Type: AB
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Height: 155 cm
Hobbies: Playing acoustic guitar, Watching movies, Reading, Badminton
Favorite place: Shingu beach, Sea Niimiya
YUI is a singer, songwriter, and actress born in Fukuoka, Japan, March 26, 1987. Currently YUI under the recording company Sony Music Records Japan.
Since childhood YUI life without father and did not have any memories about his father. While still in elementary school, YUI aspire to be a singer.
In the third year in junior high, YUI began writing personal journals and poetry. Because of that habit, YUI has begun to create song at high school. While in high school, YUI works part time to pay tuition fees. Because it is always busy, YUI feel there is no way to world music. YUI fell ill because of preoccupations. While in hospital, YUI yearned to make music. He felt compelled to choose between school or music. After leaving the hospital, YUI see live performances of street Bianco Nero. And after the concert ended, YUI expressed his wish to the band for megikuti their tracks in the music world. Bianco Nero recommends YUI to enter a music school. YUI drop out from school and started to seriously learn to write songs and play guitar.
Due to aspire to be professional, YUI around carrying his guitar and singing around the entrance Fukuoka Tenjin Station. Although shy, YUI enjoy performances streets.
YUI professional career commenced in March 2004 when the instructor jukunya recommend it to audition held Sony Music Japan. Although according to the rules the participants are only allowed to bring 2 songs, YUI bring 3 songs, all judges had the highest score and make his name famous among record companies. The first song is sung when the "Why Me" and "It's Happy Line" and "I Know".