Makai

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Makai
Born (1979-08-27) 27 August 1979 (age 34)
Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan
Genres J-Pop, house, dance
Occupations DJ
Years active 2005–present
Labels Frontier (Gate Records) (2005-2007)
BMG Japan (2008-2009)
Universal (2010-present)
Associated acts Thelma Aoyama, Azu, Beni, Mao Denda, Emyli, Emi Hinouchi, Hiromi, Lisa, Monday Michiru, Wise, Ryohei Yamamoto, Yolis
Website makai.tv

Makai (born 27 August 1979, stylized as MAKAI) is a Japanese house DJ. It is well known for his collaborations with Japanese vocalists, such as "Garden of Love" with Thelma Aoyama, which topped the iTunes Japan internal charts.

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album Information Chart positions Total sales
2005 Frontier
  • Released: 9 February 2005
  • Label: Gate Records (GAGH-0013)
  • Formats: CD
237 1,700
2007 Stay True
  • Released: 14 February 2007
  • Label: Gate Records (GAGH-0032)
  • Formats: CD
73 7,300
2008 Garden 43 21,000
Stars 32 12,000
2010 Love Lite TBA TBA

Other albums[edit]

Year Album Information Chart positions Total sales
2008 Alive
  • Production compilation album
  • Only released at HMV
  • Released: 9 February 2005
  • Label: U'S Music (USM-016)
  • Formats: CD
2009 Legend
  • Cover album
  • Released: 25 March 2009
  • Label: BMG Japan (BVCR-17076)
  • Formats: CD
115 3,000
2010 Virtual Party
  • Remix album
  • Released: 24 March 2010
  • Label: BMG Japan (BVCR-17076)
  • Formats: CD

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