Cocco

Cocco | コッコ | こっこ

Name in Japanese: コッコ, こっこ

Birth name: Tomoko Makishi ( 真喜志 智子, マキシ トモコ, まきし ともこ)

AKA: Acchan, Hime

Born: January 19, 1977 (age 37)

Years Active: 1997 - 2001; 2006 - Present

One of the more enigmatic figures on the Japanese popular music scene, Cocco juxtaposes a girlish voice with emotionally complex, often disquieting subject matter, wrapping it up in an eccentric, fragile persona. Born Tomoko Makishi in Okinawa in 1977, Cocco got her nickname from her sister, eventually taking it as her stage name. She released her 1996 eponymous debut EP on Victor's Speedstar Records imprint to minimal fanfare, but caught a break when Tower Records chose the track "Sing...

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czar added the video "Sweet Berry Kiss(Live)- Cocco" in March, 2009.

czar added the video "Cocco "Polomerria" (English Sub)" in March, 2009.

bill updated the profile for Cocco in February, 2009.

czar added the birth name "Tomoko" in February, 2009.

czar added the birth name "Makishi" in February, 2009.

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