Keita Tachibana(橘 慶太Tachibana Keita?) (born on 16th December, 1985), also known as Keita (stylized KEITA), is a Japanese pop and R&B singer. Since 2000, he rose to fame as the lead vocalist from the boy bandw-inds..
During that time, he briefly launched a critically successful solo
career, and in 2012, has revitalized it again under a reinvented image.
His voice is on 5 octave vocal range.
VIXX - "On and On" (January 18, 2013)
Breaking away from their cutie guy image of "Rock Ur Body" VIXX took a 180 and transformed into dancing galactic vampire, werewolf.. er zombie guys. By the way have you checked out the OST song "In the Name of Love" sung by VIXX's very own Ken, for the drama Heirs co-produced by DramaFever yet? MFBTY - "Sweet Dream" (January 20, 2013) It may be just me, but this dream doesn't seem too sweet. HEO YOUNG SAENG - "The Art of Seduction" (March 13, 2013) A tortuous fan captures our poor guy here. She only see what she wants too see, not his suffering. The creepiness is reminiscent of "Fan" by Epik High. LEE HI - "ROSE" (March 28, 2013)
During my trip in Korea, I was lucky enough to win a ticket offered to foreigners for the Kpop Cover Dance Festival in Gangwon 2013, yeaaaah~!!! This big Kpop festival took place the 28th of September in Gangwon-do, in a town named Wonju, which is about an hour and forty minutes from Seoul in bus. The town was full of the event poster all the way to the Stadium where the final dance cover took place.
The artists announced for the event were some big Kpop Names like KARA or U-KISS (without Dongho) and others rising Kpop groups likes VIXX (without LEO), Dalshabet, NUEST, SPICA, A-JAX, BIGSTAR and APRINCE. All moved the stadium and I’m sure, lots of them didn’t fail to hypnotize new fans.
Among the audience, I was really surprise to see so many foreigners like me, from all over the world (Africa, America, Asia, Océania and even Europe). This was the proof once again that Kpop is now known a bit more everywhere. Korean press was really surprised too by foreigners knowled…