DJ’TEKINA//SOMETHING a.k.a. Yuyoyuppe

April 17, 2018

Yuyoyuppe was born in 1989 in Oarai-machi, Ibaraki.

After forming a band in local Ibaraki, he started his activity as a VOCALOID producer in order to have a basic understanding of music. He debuted in 2012 under YAMAHA MUSIC, and currently has received more than 10 million views for his videos on YouTube and Niconico.

He is also BABYMETAL’s sound producer and formal remixer. He produced many of their songs, including “Megitsune,” “Akumu no Rondo,” and “UkiUki Midnight BABYMETAL DEATH.” His sound producing work received worldwide recognition when BABYMETAL achieved first and second place hits on multiple overseas metal charts, such as iTunes US, UK, and DE. In addition, he has created music and arrangements for other Japanese idols and musicians, such as Momoiro Clover Z, Dempagumi Inc., TAKERU (vocalist of the visual kei band, SuG), and more.

Yuyoyuppe is also vocalist of the hardcore, emotional rock band, GRILLED MEAT YOUNGMANS, and has received respect from the rock scene.

He is well loved by fans abroad and has performed in Vietnam, Singapore, Chile, Taiwan, and the Philippines, and has appeared at many renowned Japanese music festivals, such as COUNTDOWN JAPAN, ROCK IN JAPAN, and NICO NICO CHOUKAIGI.

Yuyoyuppe’s DJ name is DJ’TEKINA//SOMETHING.