YOU THE ROCK★ (real name: Hiroshi Tademae), born September 5th, 1971, is a Japanese Hip Hop Artist. He came onto the scene in the early 1990s, and has since made over 10 albums. In the past few years, he has focused his efforts on a crunk type of sound.
King Giddra (キングギドラ) was a Japanese hip hop group that started in 1993. They were signed to the indie label P-Vine Records. After a 6 year hiatus, they would go on to sign with DefStar Records, a sublabel under Sony Music Entertainment Japan (SMEJ) for their second album release.
There are at least 2 artists that go by this name: 1) MSC (Mic Space Crew), an underground and often political Japanese hip-hop act. 2) msc (marco sebastian christ) is a German remix artist who was a member of the band ne:o.
Dabo (ダボ Dabo) is a Japanese rapper. He first appeared on the Japanese hip-hop scene in the 1990s, collaborating in a Shakkazombie song, Tomo ni ikkou. He became a member of Nitro Microphone Underground in 1997.
Shakkazombie is a Japanese rap group consisting of three members (MC Osumi, Tsutchie, and MC Hide-Bowie). They formed in 1994 when Tsutchie joined Osumi and Hide-Bowie who were already making music at the time and released their first single "ShakkAttack" in 95. They are credited for introducing many up and coming artists in their collaborations.