Fujii Kaze is getting so much attention for his activity. His 1st release of 2022 is a remix EP of “Kirari”, which was his big hit from last year, with more than one hundred million streams. ‘Kirari’ is a song with the message about how important it is to think about shining (Kirari) moments in daily life. His original song which had a funky disco feeling has been arranged into a new modern and pop sound by his best friend Yaffle. This new track shows Fujii Kaze’s new side. The remix EP includes Fujii Kaze and Yaffle’s remix version as well as other versions from remixers from 4 cities in Asia. Please check it out. The birth of the remix EP with talented artists from all over the world shows evidence that Fujii Kaze has established himself as a unique artist bringing his originality to pop music on a global scale. The album cover of this EP was done by graphic designer Kosuke Kawamura. Fujii Kaze started 2022 with new creations of his original song “Kirari’ with other Asian artists. This project will definitely propel him into his next step of being active worldwide.
■On Friday the 14th of January, 2022 Digital Release
Kirari Remixes (Asia Edition)
Kirari (Original Remix / Tokyo)
Kirari (Daul Remix / Seoul)
Kirari (FunkyMo Remix / Taipei)
Kirari (pxzvc Remix / Jakarta)
Kirari (Kaze & Yaffle Just For Fun Remix / Tokyo)
Kirari (Knopha Remix / Amoy)
Kirari (Naken Remix / Jakarta)
Kirari (Yaffle Remix / Tokyo)
In October 2020, which was only 5 months after his 1st album was released, he sold out his first one-man live show at Nippon Budokan, called “NAN-NAN SHOW 2020 - HELP EVER HURT NEVER” on the day the tickets were released. The live show had serious measures in place to prevent the risk of Covid spread and was a great success. His Blu-Ray Disc which contains this live performance won No.1 on the Oricon Music DVD and BD ranking (on the 3rd of May, 2021). This is the first time ever a male artist has won No.1 for the first production of a music video. In August 2021, his subscribers on his YouTube channel became more than 1 million people. In September 2021, he made a performance called Fujii Kaze, “Free” Live 2021 at NISSAN stadium. With the concept of, ‘I wish that all kinds of people’s hearts will be free during this one hour’, he performed for one hour on stage with his piano and song performance outside in the rain. This performance was released via live streaming on YouTube to the entire world and at its maximum audience was viewed by 179,457 people.
From October to November 2021, he went on a nationwide arena tour called Fujii Kaze “HELP EVER ARENA TOUR”, which consisted of 11 performances in 5 cities in Japan. This tour received great acclaim. On the 31st of December he performed for the first time on the 72nd NHK Kouhaku Uta Gassen which is a legendary TV program which air’s on New Year's Eve. It is considered to be an honor to be chosen as a performer on the national music program, which has a long history in Japan.
January 24th, 2020
Digital EP「NAN-NAN w」(NAN-NANw + including 3 piano arranged cover songs)
Digital EP “Mo-Eh-Wa” (Mo-Eh-Wa + including 3 piano arranged cover songs)
Album「HELP EVER HURT NEVER」
Digital EP “Hedemo Ne-Yo” (Hedemo Ne-Yo + including 3 piano arranged cover songs)
Digital EP “Seishun Sick” (Seishun Sick+ including 3 piano arranged cover songs)
Digital Single “Tabiji” (The opening theme song for the TV drama series “Nijiiro Carte” on TV Asahi
May 3rd, 2021
Digital Single “Kirari” (TV commercial song for Honda “Vezel e:HEV”)
Digital Single “Mo-EH-YO” (the theme song for Google special project “Fujii Kaze + Google Pixel # “ignite as you are”)