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Kimiko Itoh

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(1982 – present)

Kimiko Itoh (伊藤 君子 Itō Kimiko, born July 11, 1946) is a Japanese singer. She was born on the island of Shōdoshima in Kagawa Prefecture, Japan.

After graduating from Musashino Art University with a degree in oil painting, she studied under Yasushi Sawada.[2]

In 1982 she made her debut with her first jazz album, “Birdland”. In 1989, she released the album “FOLLOW ME” simultaneously in Japan and the United States. It ranked 16th in the Radio & Records Contemporary Jazz charts. Swing Journal voted Kimiko Number 1 female vocalist in 1988–1996.

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  • SoloNecrozis

    My favourite soul voice, with Sade. Beautiful, clean and sooo smooooooth :)

    11 Jan 2010 Reply
  • pezdelcielo

    So wonderful voice. Smooth and sad in someway.

    19 Oct 2009 Reply
  • mellohippo

    crystalized moments...

    18 Aug 2009 Reply
  • QuimeraNuGoThic

    Such a great voice.

    1 Jun 2009 Reply
  • ferdinandrug

    la fruta del paraiso del jazz

    22 Mar 2009 Reply
  • Led_Zed

    hi everybody, can someone help my to find some more songs of Kimiko? I only have two, river of crystals and follow me (both the original and the ghost in the shell versions) . Where I live, they don't ship her albums and I can't find her music anywhere? tnx

    15 Feb 2009 Reply
  • FiXato

    *Drifts off on the music* (and yes, I agree, trailer version of Follow Me is the best version ;) )

    20 Nov 2008 Reply
  • CrimsonKnight20

    What about River of Cristal people?

    21 Oct 2008 Reply
  • Joe_wu1981

    Follow me this song is always keeps me head above the clouds.

    29 Sep 2007 Reply
  • shiroineko

    Yeah, trailer version of 'Follow Me' is gret.

    23 Aug 2007 Reply
  • LordVan

    nice. similar to linda ronstadt somehow ;)

    5 Mar 2007 Reply
  • ne0nhal0

    Beautiful.

    26 Dec 2006 Reply
  • kuzzzma

    anyone has trailer version of Follow Me? Share it, please!

    24 May 2006 Reply

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