Yasutaka Nakata began his career in 2001 as a member of CAPSULE. He’s a legendary figure in Japanese Electro scene, producing wide range of music from authentic dance music to Kawaii sound, full of his original musical chops.
Nakata is one of the very few Japanese musicians who has influenced top producers including Madeon, Porter Robinson, Sophie (PC Music) and the list goes on.
The 2017 has been busy year as usual, he’s produced “Love Don’t Lie (Ultra Music Festival Anthem) (feat. ROSII)” and the remix for “Stay” upon Zedd’s request. The collaboration between Charli XCX and Nakata, “Crazy Crazy” created huge buzz amongst avid music fans around the world as well. “Nanimono”, the first single released under his name Yasutaka Nakata was one of the most played Japanese tracks in 2016.
He has also composed and produced music for international sports events, train melody for Japanese bullet train. He also contributed StarTrek into Darkness soundtrack co-produced with J.J. Abrahams.
Along with his busy solo projects, as a record producer, he has constantly created chart topping hits for Perfume, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu and other notable pop stars.
On September 1st, he revealed “White Cube” featured in commercial for Nissin Cup Noodle.
His original musical sensibility based around Tokyo’s club culture and firm musical skills is acclaimed in the world of Game, Fashion and Movie.