Asako Toki debuted as the lead vocalist of one of the most important Shibuya-kei bands, “Cymbals.” After the band separated in 2004, Toki began her solo career. Working with her father, who’s also a famous jazz saxophonist, they produced her first solo jazz album 「STANDARDS ~Asako Toki sings Jazz~」in October 2008.
Around then, she became widely known for her appearance in a UNIQLO TV commercial singing her smash hit, “How Beautiful.” Since then, many of her songs continue to be chosen for TV advertisements, such as NISSAN, Shiseido, etc. Her 3rd album “HEARTBREAKIN’” soared in at No.7 on Japan’s Oricon Chart.
Nowadays, Asako Toki is known as a “voice specialist,” and is regularly involved in various artists’ collaborations and also active as a TV and radio personality.
『Bittersweet』 released 2015.07.29
『STANDARDS in a sentimental mood』 released 2014.11.19