Chinito: The Sushi Guy Making Waves in the Spanglish Music Scene
Breaking Barriers Japanese Singers Conquering US
Japanese music has been slowly making its way into the Western music industry, and the success of Japanese artists in the United States has been growing in recent years. The unique blend of traditional and modern elements in Japanese music has captivated audiences in the US, leading to the rise of talented Japanese singers.
The increasing popularity of Japanese music in the US can be attributed to the globalization of media and the ease of access to music from around the world. Fans have also shown a growing appreciation for the unique cultural influences present in Japanese music. Born in Japan and raised in Washington Heights, New York, Chinito is a multi-lingual musician who has taken the music world by storm with his unique blend of Spanish and English in the Spanglish genre. With the rise of Latin artists, Chinito is making a name for himself by bringing together the best of both worlds.
With a passion for music, since he was 11 years old, Chinito has been professionally making music since he was just 16. He is also the son of the famous chef, El Ninja, who has gained viral fame on social media. The father and son duo share a close relationship, and both have a massive following on social media. Chinito, known as the “sushi guy” on Tik Tok, reached a new level of popularity after he was discovered by DJ Fat Fingaz in 2021. DJ Fat Fingaz introduced him to DJ Lead, who helped him work on his music in Japan. Their collaboration resulted in the hit song “Noche En Shibuya,” which is currently playing in all the major clubs in Japan and is #1 on the DJ Camillo app based in NYC. Chinito’s unique sound has caught the attention of some of the biggest names in the music industry, including DJ Enuff and Heavy Hitters. He is now set to represent Japan at the Rolling Loud festival in Thailand this April, solidifying his place as one of the most promising new artists in the Spanglish music scene.
His ability to bring together different cultures and languages in his music has already won him a large and dedicated fanbase.