He started teaching himself human beatbox since he was 10 years old.
He can make 50 different sounds without using any musical instrument at all and play rhythms
and melodies at a time.
He also can perform with sounds which are only from his mouth.
When he was around 18 years old, he made a video at home and uploaded on YouTube. He
became the focus of attention by people from all over the world and his video exceeded the
total number of views of 300 million times.
In 2012, he participated the All-Genre Performance Competition sponsored by Apollo Theater
In New York. He became a first Japanese musician who made to the annual finals and received
the title of the world third place.
In 2013 and 2014, he participated “J-pop SUMMIT FESTIVAL” in San Francisco as a
representative of Japan. And he performed in front of 100 thousand local fans.
In addition, he actively does live activities in Malaysia, Taipei and overseas (San Francisco,
Chicago, Singapore etc.)
Daichi’s followers are surely growing now and his followers are mainly Junior high and
High school students. Now, he has over 150 thousand followers on Twitter and LINE official accounts.
- Daichi OFFICIAL WEBSITE