Fumiya Fujii

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Fumiya Fujii
藤井 フミヤ
Born (1962-07-11) 11 July 1962 (age 57)
Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
Genres Japanese pop
Labels Sony Music Associated Records
Associated acts The Checkers
F-Blood

Fumiya Fujii(藤井 フミヤ,Fujii Fumiya) (born July 11, 1962) is a Japanese popular music artist. He is a part of Sony Music Japan.

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After leaving his job in Japanese National Railways, he started his music career in the 1980s as the vocalist of the immensely popular group The Checkers and started on his solo project after they split up.

Naoyuki Fujii, his brother, was also a part of The Checkers and is pursuing a solo career as well. Together they did the project F-Blood in the late 1990s.

His 1993 single "True Love", which was a message song to his fans, sold over 2 million copies. [1]

On December 31, 2007, he became the second singer to have performed concerts 100 times at the Nippon Budokan, although this record included his groups' record, and his solo record was 47 times. [2]

Next to music, Fujii Fumiya is also doing digital art, which he calls Fumiyart.

Discography

Singles

Albums

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References

  1. 藤井フミヤ:表参道で「TRUE LOVE」など熱唱 出だしを間違えるハプニングに苦笑い (in Japanese). Mainichi Shimbun. 2008-05-20. Retrieved 2008-12-27.
  2. 藤井フミヤ 100回目の武道館公演を達成も扱い小さく (in Japanese). Ameba News. 2008-01-04. Archived from the original on April 30, 2008. Retrieved 2008-12-27.