marhy showed a talent for song and dance from the age of 2. At 4 years of age, she began to take keyboard lessons. By the age of 12, she had composed and won several awards such as a composer award for electric keyboard. In October 2004, together with her sister, Sora Izumikawa, marhy established a group called “DAUGHTER” and released an album of the same name. In August 2006 and February 2007, marhy as a solo artist, released two singles “Clover” and “CROSS ROAD” (TV Tokyo animation “Otogi-Jūshi Akazukin” Ending theme). She is not only a well known Japanese singer, but also provides musical support to other artists.