List of Famous Bands from Okinawa Prefecture

List of Okinawa Prefecture bands, listed by their level of fame. This Okinawa Prefecture musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Okinawa Prefecture bands are included, as well as many Okinawa Prefecture musicians of underground status. This list of Okinawa Prefecture musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Okinawa Prefecture bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

List features bands like Namie Amuro, Orange Range and more!

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  • Namie Amuro
    Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Eurobeat
    • Albums: Play, Genius 2000, Style, break the rules, SWEET 19 BLUES
    Namie Amuro (安室奈美恵, Amuro Namie, born September 20, 1977) is a former Japanese recording artist, producer, songwriter, dancer, model, actress and entrepreneur who was active between 1992 and 2018. A ...more
  • Orange Range
    Hip hop music, Noise rock, Pop music
    • Albums: Tokyo Rock City, Natural, musiQ, 1st Contact, Orange Range
    Orange Range is a 5-member Japanese rock band, based in Okinawa, Japan. Formed in 2001, the band began with Spice Music and later signed with Sony Music Japan's gr8! records division in 2003. The ...more
  • Gackt
    Neo-progressive rock, Pop punk, Synthpop
    • Albums: Love Letter, Crescent, Rebirth, MOON, MARS
    Gakuto Oshiro (大城 ガクト, Ōshiro Gakuto, born July 4, 1973), better known by his mononymous stage name Gackt, is a Japanese musician, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor. Born in Okinawa, ...more
  • Speed
    Hip hop music, Girl group, Pop music
    • Albums: Rise, Carry On my way, BRIDGE, White Love, Moment
    Speed is a Japanese female vocal/dance group comprising Hiroko Shimabukuro, Eriko Imai, Takako Uehara and Hitoe Arakaki. All four members are former students of Okinawa Actors School which also ...more
  • Olivia Lufkin
    Downtempo, Pop music, Trip hop
    • Albums: OLIVIA inspi' REIRA (TRAPNEST), Re-act, Merry & Hell Go Round, synchronicity, The Lost Lolli
    Olivia Lufkin (born December 9, 1979), professionally known as Olivia, is a Japanese-American bilingual singer and songwriter. She is the daughter of a Japanese mother and an American father. Her two ...more
  • Yu Yamada
    Pop music, J-pop
    • Albums: leave all behind, Fly So High, free
    Yu Yamada (山田 優, Yamada Yū, born July 5, 1984, Okinawa) is a Japanese model, actress and singer best known from her modeling work with CanCam magazine.