CREAM is a newly formed mainstream group, formed by singer song writer, Minami and rapper/track-maker, Staxx T. There sound is a fusion of POP, EDM, HIP-HOP also known as “NEW J-POP”.
CREAM is known for many things including their DIY YouTube channel “CREAM VISION”, where they upload original songs, behind the scene & live footage as well as a wide variety of covers in Japanese. CREAM VISION has racked up over 80,000 subscribers and recorded a total of over 27 million views, which continues to grow daily.
They usually work together but they also work individually, writing lyrics and composing music for various artists including, m-flo, Namie Amuro, BoA, V6, Hey! Say ! JUMP, JASMINE, etc.
On January 23, they obtained 11 tie-ups on the TV and the satellite broadcasting, and on the radio, they achieved as many as 20 power-plays nation-wide. After a lead-single, “Shooting Star”, which was ranked No.1 on the USEN HIT J-POP, was released in advance, their debut album, “DREAMIN’”, was released. This album was ranked No.1 on the iTunes Top Song Chart.
On July 17, 2013, a summer anthem single, “Wonderland”, which beautifully incorporates the EDM, is to be released. Furthermore, they performed in nationwide 11 events of summer music festival, such as SUMMER SONIC, TOKAI SUMMIT, Sunset Live. On November 27, released a middle ballade “Beautiful”, that is the 2nd single. They successfully conducted 100 live performances in year.
On April 30, 2014, a highly expected second album “#nofilter”, was released. For the one-man tours with concentration on this performance, all tickets are sold out, and further their performance in Asian countries (South Korea, Thailand, Singapore, etc), their first experience, is so successful that they are widening their activities in overseas countries. On September 17, a new song “STAY” which is limited to a music CD rental and downloading, was released.
YouTube channel "CREAM VISION"
facebook CREAM Official Fan Page
Staxx T - Rapper, Producer, Lyricist, Composer & Arrangement Artist
Staxx T - Rapper/Track Maker Z BEATZ Staxx T was born and raised in Osaka, Japan. He started playing the piano at a very young age, and thanks to the influence of his parents, grew up listening to soul music. Staxx T first came in contact with Hip Hop at the age of 15. Soon after, he started to self-produce songs and was featured in Hip Hop fashion magazine TIGHT. Later, he modeled for other Hip Hop fashion magazines including 411. In 2005, he entered a live battle contest, hosted/sponsored by DJ Masterkey/Coca Cola and took first place in the MC/Vocal department. His talent as a lyricist is well acknowledged as he was invited to write for numerous artists, including TERIYAKI BOYZ, V6, m-flo, and so on.
Minami - Singer/ Song Writer
Minami was born in Hong Kong and raised in Kobe, Japan. Minami is bilingual and speaks both English and Japanese.
Minami's career as a song writer began when she received an offer from VERBAL (m-flo), who at the time was producing BoA's single, “BUMP BUMP! feat. VERBAL (m-flo)”. She took that opportunity to develop her skill as a song writer and continues to write for a wide variety of artists including Kylie Minogue, m-flo, Namie Amuro, BoA, etc.
Minami was also featured as a composer and vocalist by the TERIYAKI BOYZ® and m-flo