Yui,

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Family name: ユイ
Alternate names: Yui Yoshioka, FLOWER FLOWER, YUI
Birthday: Mar 26, 1987
Website: http://www.yui-net.com/
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Yui was born in Fukuoka, Japan. She grew up in a single parent family and does not have any memory of her father. She states that she has always been close to music; be it from her mother's car stereo or the radio, she would remember the tunes and sing along.

Her professional career began in March 2004 when, at the recommendation of her juku instructors, she applied for an audition hosted by Sony Music Japan. Despite the audition rule that a participant could only perform two songs, Yui was allowed to sing three. She first sang "Why Me" (a song later included in her debut single), followed by "It's Happy Line" and "I Know." The judges gave her the maximum score, causing a fierce scramble among record labels to sign her.[citation needed] Because "I Know" was incomplete at the time, the judges were able to get a glimpse of what would later be dubbed "Yui-go," or Yui-speak (Yui語 in Japanese), nonsensical English hummed to a tune during her songwriting process—an example of Yui-go can be found in the film Midnight Sun when Yui is working on the song "Goodbye Days."

On December 24, 2004, she released her debut single "It's Happy Line" under indie label Leaflet Records, coupled with the track "I Know." The pressing was limited to only 2,000 copies in her home area.

The Associated Press has reported that her full name is Yui Yoshioka.

Since May 4, 2013, she is a vocalist of FLOWER FLOWER as yui.

She is mother of twin boys, who were born on August 9, 2015. She ended her 2 years and 5 months marriage on August 2017.

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Singer-Songwriter Yui Announces Marriage and Pregnancy

Singer-Songwriter Yui Announces Marriage and Pregnancy

The singer announced via the official blog of her band Flower Flower that she has married a man outside of the industry and is currently pregnant. Yui, often stylize...read more

Comments Only the latest 10 comments are displayed.
linacaromina | Apr 29, 2:59 PM
I knew her through FMAB, but as I listened to all her songs, I began to fall in love with her...


Bizaster | Feb 2, 8:17 AM
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amaanu01 | Jan 14, 12:31 AM
Tama ni kuyandari shiteru sonna Rolling Days!
(oh yeah, oh...)


Shadowsn1p | Jan 12, 7:18 AM
one of the best songwriters I've heard.


ViniShiroyasha | Nov 18, 2020 4:54 PM
Doro darake rolling star


tsubasalover | Nov 18, 2020 6:37 AM


Ulti220 | Nov 8, 2020 12:47 AM
I mean, what can I say, FMAB hit different


custardloaf | Sep 13, 2020 10:27 AM
my childhood idol <3


Nyaaa-- | Jul 26, 2020 6:27 AM
I like her voice


MrRyanNess | Jul 15, 2020 1:40 AM
Can someone add "Lu Over the Wall" as one of the staff positions? "Fight" plays during the movie.


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