|Birth name||Yūsuke Kawai (河合 佑亮)|
|Also known as||DJ Newtown|
|Born||26 November 1990|
Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan
|Genres||Hip hop, house, J-pop|
|Occupation(s)||Singer, record producer, DJ|
|Labels|| Warner Music Japan |
Yūsuke Kawai (河合 佑亮, Kawai Yūsuke, born 26 November 1990), known professionally as Tofubeats, is a Japanese singer, record producer, and DJ.
Kawai began producing music at the age of 14, under the name "DJ Newtown". He initially distributed his music online through websites such as 2channel and YouTube. He later released music with Maltine Records, a Japanese netlabel, before signing with the Warner Music Japan sublabel Unborde in 2013.Kawai also manages HIHATT, a label he launched in 2018.
The video for his song "No. 1" featuring G.Rina was nominated for an MTV Video Music Award Japan for Best Dance Video (in 2014),and his album titled First Album for the Grand Prix at the 2015 CD Shop Awards.
| JPN |
|2|| First Album ||11|
|3|| Positive ||16|
|4|| Fantasy Club ||19|
|5|| Run ||22|
|6|| Reflection ||14|
|1||high-school girl(we loved)|
|3||Sweet Days, Sweet Memories|
| JPN |
|1||Beats for Rap||N/A|
|4||Don't Stop The Music||26|
|5||Disco no Kami-sama (ディスコの神様)||35|
| "Her Favorite" feat. Okadada & "Koromogae" |
"Oshiete Kensaku" feat. Noko
|"Suisei" feat. Onomatope Daijin||Arasounara Ōkan Moyase|
|"Come On Honey!" feat. Arai Hitomi from Tokyo Girls' Style||Shunsuke Sugiyama, Kuroudo Furuya, and Shōta Mori|
|"poolside" feat. PES (RIP SLYME)||Shunsuke Sugiyama, Kuroudo Furuya, and Hiroyuki Ohashi|
|"No.1" feat. G.Rina||Takuya Hosogane and Shunsuke Sugiyama|
| "Don't Stop The Music" feat. Chisato Moritaka |
"Disco no Kamisama" feat. Takashi Fujii
|"Stakeholder"||Shunsuke Sugiyama, Yūya Yamaguchi, and Takuma Miyamoto|
|"Lonely Nights"||Ryoji Kamiyama|
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