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ARTIST NAME : ' KANE ' TOMINAGA
DJ / REMIXER NAME [Alter-Ego] : DJ KENETEK
DJ GENRE - HOUSE - TRIBAL / DANCEHALL - ELECTRO.
Based in TOKYO & SYDNEY.
WITH A CAREER OF MORE THAN 20 YEARS DJ KENETEK aka ' KANE ' TOMINAGA IS : A PRODUCER, COMPOSER,
VOCALIST, ARRANGER, RE-MIXER, MC & DJ. GENRES HE HAS PRODUCED INCLUDE : HOUSE, TRANCE, ELECTRONICA,
HIPHOP R&B, REGGAE, DANCEHALL & ORIGINAL MOVIE SOUNTRACKS.
Based in Tokyo Japan.
*12 inch Vinyl EP
On April / 4?2010 The 'ELECTRICK GRAND' - Piano House EP (12 inch Vinyl EP),
Arranged, Remixed & Mastered by KENETEK [Kane] for AQUA PRODUCTIONS & FARM RECORDS;
Got to NO.1 on the Sales Chart for DMR Weekly Record Ranking for the Week of APRIL 15. 2010
The biggest Dj Music & Record Shop & Distributor in Japan.
A-1. Celebration Tonight feat. Makoto Kuriya
A-3. Brazilian Rhyme
B-1. Everything feat. Brenda Vaughn
B-2. Can't Give You Anything feat. Brenda Vaughn
On 2rd Feb 2010 'REGGAE FLAVOR R&B Original Best' - SUMMER 2009 RELEASE !
was still No.1 on iTunes JAPANon the REGGAE TOP ALBUM CHARTS,
with 3 of Kane's Cover Songs Ranking at No.2 , 3 , 4 on Downloads.
No.1 Again on iTunes JAPAN on the REGGAE TOP ALBUM CHARTS Jan 4 2010
No.1 on iTunes JAPAN on the REGGAE TOP ALBUM CHARTS December 31 / JAN 1 2010
with 2 of Kane's Cover Songs Ranking at No. 2 , 3 on Downloads.
REGGAE FLAVOR R&B Original Best - SUMMER 2009 RELEASE !
NO.1 Selling Album on iTunes store Japan on July 22 and again
NO.1 Selling Album on iTunes store Japan on July 29 !
with 3 of Kane's Cover Songs Ranking at No.2 , 3 , 5 on Downloads.
01. SUPERSTITION / NINJA-G feat. KANE
04. CHANGE THE WORLD / ZYON feat. KANE
05. STAND BY ME / ZYON feat. KANE
07. One Love / ZYON Feat. KANE
Tynisha Keli / The Chronicles Of TK [ PREMIUM EDITION ] SEPTEMBER 2009
14. Shatter'd (Freedombunch Remix Radio Edit)*
15. Shatter'd (Freedombunch Remix Extended)*
Produced : 2009 SUMMER RELEASE
Rakkaz feat. Brenda Vaughn / Everything - Misia / Everything / ENGLISH VERSION
CoProduced and Featured in the new CD [ R&B IN THE HOUSE 2 PARTY WAVE ]
from FARM RECORDS & AQUA PROJECT released MAY 20th 2009.
JAN 2009 Arranged the track [ CLOSE TO YOU-SENNA NO PIANO II ] DJ PASSION & KANE MIX.
Released 18th MARCH 2009 / AVEX.
January 2009 Did the Arrangement for YUNA ITO's [ BRAND NEW WORLD ]
and THE DJ PASSION & KANE / MORE PASSION MIX for KOI WA GROOVY
for the Single [ TRUST YOU ] Released 4th MARCH 2009 SONY MUSIC
and the Album [ DREAM ] Released 27th MAY 2009 SONY MUSIC
CoProduced and Featured in the new CD [ EXTRA R&B mixed by Dj Mike Masa ]
from FARM RECORDS & AQUA PROJECT released January 21 2009.
December 2008, Kane does the musical arrangement for ITO YUNA's
Latest Single, [ KOI WA GROOVYx2 ] & CHRISTINE ITO's English Version.
from SONY MUSIC. Which is the official [ GAP ] CM SONG FOR WINTER 2008.
REMIXES for CYNDI LAUPER's [ Into the Nightlife ]
REMIXES for ACE OF BASE's [ THE SIGN 2008 ]
Performs regularly every Friday Nite at GENIUS TOKYO in Ginza
and Saturdays at SCRAMBLE, Shibuya.
CoProduced and Featured in the new CD [ R&B IN THE HOUSE ] from FARM RECORDS
& AQUA PROJECT released October 01 2008.
Featured in the new CD from FARM RECORDS, “REGGAE PARTY ft. AQUA PROJECT”
Ragga R&B MIX by DJ Mike Masa to be released on JUNE 4th 2008.Now On Sale.
Following the Slight Success of "REGGAE PARTY " from F.A.R.M. Records,
Kane’s Unit ‘ RAKKAZ ‘ was again featured in "REGGAE PARTY 2 " again
from F.A.R.M. Records released on January 11 2008 .
Produced the Rakkaz Remix for ‘Japanese Dance ‘ from Cutty & Pattex
on Universal Music Japan KK. and Sun Music Publishing.
Releasing subsequent 12" single Vinyls, What You Won’t Do for Love ,
Stand By Me, Lovely Day.Dance Club Covers from Aqua Production Japan.
Both singles "TELL ME WHY" & "WHAT YOU WONT DO FOR LOVE "are now being sold
in the UK and Spain on Juno UK.
The Hit Single " TELL ME WHY " & RAKKAZ's Latest Reggaeton Cover " DO FOR LUV ";
was featured in the THE HIT COMPILATION ALBUM "REGGAE PARTY " was released in
July 18 2007 from F.A.R.M. Records (an independent Label)& COMPLETELY SOLD OUT
IN THREE WEEKS at H.M.V., Tower Records & other Major Outlets all over Japan !
It has to date sold over 7,000 copies without any Major Promotions or Marketing.
The 12" single "TELL ME WHY" was on the "BEST SELLERS OF THE WEEK" List
from 29 October & November 2007 at JUNO UK a popular record shop in London.
Produced and composed the Sountrack for a Short Movie for Famous German Artist,
Painter, Anselm Kiefer, exhibiting at the Art Gallery of New South Wales in
Sydney ,which got good reviews with the local Sydney News Papers
and the exhibition is now touring the rest of Australia & the rest of the world in 2008.
Member of G.M.A.J. Gospel Music Association of Japan
Gospel Artist Recording Producer for G.M.A.J.
Vocal trainer for Gospel Music Academy in Ueno, Tokyo
Wrote Lyrics & Backing Chorus for SHOGUN's 2006 "Keep On Playing"
album to be released on 20th September.
December : Performs with SOUL RIFFz & SYNERGY on U.S. Bases around Japan,
Performs with Jazz Maestro Makoto Kuriya,
October : Performs with SHOGUN on their COMEBACK LIVES
July : Produces a 12" Single Called " TELL ME WHY " for RAKKAZ [ A FunkRockin,
RaggaHipHoppin, featuring Collaborations with rappers & other artists ]
FOR THE JAPANESE CLUB SCENE.
RELEASED on 16 JULY 2005 and SOLD OUT inside of a WEEK !
February : Appeared on TV Asahi's [ DAI ME NO NAI ONGAKU KAI ] with Miss Brenda Vaughn.
Official English Announcement Voice for the TOKYO GIANTS Baseball Team
at the TOKYO DOME from 1994 to 2004.
Creates ONE WAY, a Gospel, Soul, R&B UNIT,
Creates SOUL RIFFz , a Adult Oriented Soul R&B UNIT,
Creates RAKKAZ ,Soul ,Ragga ,HipHop DanceMusicUNIT.
English voice for Clarion's 2004 Latest Product Line and CM. for the AsiaPacific and US Region.
Wrote Lyrics, rap & backing Vocals for KURIYA MAKOTO'S ALBUM 'Style'
released on Columbia Music Entertainment Inc. on October 22.
2 Trance Remixes of Anime Themes for FARM RECORDS Tokyo Japan
for an ANIME Theme TRANCE remix DANCE CD Project.
The DragonBall Theme from the popular animated series ' Dragon Ball ',
& Lum's Love Song from another famous animated series ' UruseYatsura '.
The Themes were also sold on the net for cellular telephones downloads &
Within the first few weeks, Lum's Love Song's Trance Remix
became Number 2 on the most downloaded list .
Second Year running, Wrote and produced the theme for FUJI TV's
Program Segment introduction for " HARMONEPU" a Prime Time TV Program
On Air every Wednesday night at 8 PM also in colaboration with VJ MASARU.
Still Official English Voice for the ' TOKYO GIANTS ' ( the most famous baseball
team in Japan ) Big Screen computer graphics announcements at the Tokyo Dome > From 1994 .... till present.
Was main vocal and lyrisist for a legendary Japanese Rock Band ' SHOGUN ';from the late 70's,which recently resurfaced and released their latest Album ' SHOGUN 2002 '.
Performed with SHOGUN at the TOKYO BUDOKAN on February 11th for the
UNESCO 50th Anniversary Super Charity Live Rock Concert.
DJ. In charge of Friday Nites at CLUB MUSE in Nishi Azabu in summer .
Voiceover for Inhouse announcements and radio programs for IKSPIRIA .
Created original music for " NEKETSU O " to be used for Satelite Broadcast CM
and all NeketsuO outlets all over japan In colaboration with VJ MASARU .
Music production for Kenwood's DVD Digital AVINO also in colaboration with VJ MASARU .
Wrote and produced the theme for a FUJI TV's Program Segment introduction for "HARMONEPU" a Prime Time TV Program On Air every Wednesday night at 8 PM
also in colaboration with VJ MASARU .
Created Trance Anthem "RIZE" Lunatekz Asylumix for
Farm Records September CD release "K-Style Trance Mix"
Wrote lyrics & sang Back up for Saxophonist ITOH TAKESHI*s next Album .
REMIX OF ' MORE THAN I NEEDED TO KNOW ' from SCOOCH TOP 10
Song in the UK. for TOSHIBA EMI .
REMIX of JULIANNA TOKYO NO.1 CHART HIT FINAL EXPLOSION 2000.
Also other REMIXes for BMG Victor and Chapter One Records.
Also created the ORIGINAL MUSIC for TOYOTA NETZ Chiba regarding a campaign for
TOYOTA BB Original Campaign Video Project .
Vocals and Voice overs for several WARNER JAPAN, projects .
Voiceover for J-Wave station Program, ( Digital J-WAVE )
Voiceover for J-Wave station Program, ' STILL LIFE ', MY NIGHT AND JAZZ .
Worked with'TO THE MAX' an independent JAZZ label,
Also Composing Songs , Lyrics , arrangements and remix projects .
Wrote lyrics for Saxophonist ITOH TAKESHI*s Album .
Live vocal performances at Club FURA & Club SEVEN .
From April to August was in Singapore to produce STUDIO EAST Club Disco .
With Dj FUJIMI of F.Factory Japan, In August 1999,
Released of Single " CAN I " Featured on Nippon Crown & Mozambique
on album called "MOZAMBIQUE R.U.M. "(Revolutionary Underground Movement)
with Rosie Gaines & Brenda Vaughn.
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