Hidetake Takayama is an on going project by director Hidetake Takayama that involves various artist and player, Cello, Violin, Flute, Oboe, Drum, Turntable, and he plays piano. They are chiefly making the music for the movie and the image. The VA albums he is on:
Tokyo, Japan (2008 – Present) Robert de Boron is a Japanese Hip Hop producer that came to fame in September 2008 with his popular "Listening is Believing" hip hop compilations. His handle is derived from the french poet, Robert de Boron, who flourished from the late 12th century and early 13th centuries. He is currently signed by Goontrax, an indie label based in Tokyo, Japan.
Dj Whitesmith, a Trackmaker, comin with divine beats ''hiphop music is a part of a emotion which everyone has, loneliness, sadness, disappointment, misery, hapiness, joy''... his music he calls it " emotional hiphop.
CRADLE is a groundbreaking Japanese unit specializing and leading a beautiful revolution in mellow and jazzy Hip Hop track making. Through their stunning first release “MAKE IT LAST (feat. Aloe Blacc (Emanon)” in 2005 CRADLE were immediately propelled into the spotlight through outstanding success in Japan. MAKE IT LAST was later released in the USA, Europe and Australia.
1. Kondor is a Jazzy, mellow hip-hop producer from Poland. He has thus far released 3 official albums in Japan.
2008 - Peace Of Mind
2010 - Peace Of Body
2011 - Peace Of Soul
2011- Beyond The Clouds http://djkondor.bandcamp.com/
Hai Le is a Vietnamese-American music producer from Olympia, WA. Hai specializes in producing jazz-hop style instrumentals that are along the lines of Nujabes, Nomak, and Uyama Hiroto and his sounds make it very clear to his listeners who his influences are.
1.)PDP is the collaboration title between JoPD (조PD), reknown South Korean rapper, and female vocalist Pak Mikyeong (known also by 'Park Mikyung' or in Korean, 박미경), an icon in the 90s. They released a digital single in the second half of 2008 entitled "12 Inch" Single, which featured one track titled "가질 수 없는 너" (Not Having You) and 3 different instrumental/kareoke tracks respectively.
Kenichiro Nishihara (西原健一郎) is a Japanese producer with a yen for jazz and hip-hop. But in his capacity as a keyboardist, he also shows a keen ear for incorporating a little classicism into 2008's Humming Jazz . And while it might be just a bit lightweight for your average hip-hopper, it’s an interesting detour nonetheless.
Marcus D was born in Auburn, a lower class suburb 30 miles south of Seattle. A melodically adept music producer heavily influenced by early jazz musicians and Japanese producers such as Nujabes and DJ Deckstream, he creates captivating and beautiful music revered by hip-hop enthusiasts and non hip-hop enthusiasts alike.