[Artist] Ueda Tatsuya
created 7yr ago by sleepyueda
last post 5mo ago
Name: Ueda Tatsuya (上田竜也)
Nickname: Tat-chan, Uebo, Uepu, Roba (donkey), Uepon, Uepi (from Taguchi), Uebomu (from Kame), U-chan (from Akanishi). Most used is Tat-chan.
Blood type: B
Birth date: Oct 4, 1983
Birth place: Kanagawa-ken
Tatsuya Ueda joined Johnny’s Entertainment on June 20, 1998. He was accpeted after patting Johnny Kitagawa’s bald head and saying “Bald is good, huh?”
Ueda can both compose songs and write lyrics. His skills are highly evaluated by all KAT-TUN members. For example, in a Shounen Club show, his bandmates Tanaka Koki and Nakamaru said that “He’s an awesome poet.” Sometimes, he also writes to magazines under the column “Ueda’s world”.
Basically, Ueda’s a very stubborn guy. Many people think he’s a narcissist, but Ueda’s described himself as a sadistic person. Whenever he gets excited or nervous, he’d laugh in a weird way (like Heheheh or Fufufu). In the past, there was a while when he kept saying “I see fairies”. But when he appeared on Mezamashi TV, he admitted in front of all other members that it was just a lie. (The fairy’s name is Marin-chan, by the way.)
He first became KAT-TUN’s leader just because he wanted other members to call him “Captain”. However, he quitted later as he couldn’t stand being scolded at during dance practices.
He’s a big fan of L’Arc~en~Ciel and Gackt. He has a serrated accessory of the brand Deaf Breed, which he received from Gackt.
Once, in a summer concert, Ueda went on stage wearing so many accessories that while dancing, his accessories scratched his bandmate Kamenashi’s arm, and made the other bleed. From then on, he doesn’t wear accessories on stage anymore.
His speciality is boxing. He even has a sandbag in the backyard of his house. While he was in middle school, he was in the basketball club, so he’s very good at this sports as well. (There was a scene of him playing dribbling the ball on stage in the DVD “Okyakusama wa kamisama Concert”.) He was very active in the 60min challenge show in Utawara, while being confronted with professional baseball players and also the goalkeeper who used to be in the Japanese soccer team. Later, in the World Grand Champions Cup supporting program, while the service speed was being measured, Ueda had a miracle 77km/h serve, claiming him as the one who has the faster serve in in KAT-TUN. But right after that, the ball rebound and hit him in the face. In a KAT-TUN show, the guest Kataoka Tsurutaro told Ueda that his right hook and left punch are “incredible”. And he even advised Ueda to take the professional boxing test.
* Fuji TV, 2009
1st TATSUYA UEDA LIVE 2008 Mouse Peace (Solo Concert)
* Sep 8 - 21, Johnnys Theater
2000 MILLENNIUM SHOCK
* Nov 2000, Tokyo Empire Theatre, Supporting Role
2001-2002 SHOW geki SHOCK
* Dec 2001 – Jan 2002, Tokyo Empire Theatre, Supporting Role
2002 SHOW geki SHOCK
* June 4 - 28, Tokyo Empire Theatre, Supporting Role
2003 SHOCK is Real Shock
* Jan 8 – Feb 25, Tokyo Empire Theatre, Supporting Role
2005 Hey! Say! Dream Boy
* Apr 27 - May 15, Osaka Umeda Art Theater, Supporting Role
2006 Dream Boys
* Jan 3 – 29, Tokyo Empire Theatre, Supporting Role
Romeo to Juliet
* Mar 4 – 29, Tokyo Globe Theatre
* Apr 2 – 5, Tokyo Globe Theatre, Lead Role
“Crunky” (2002 – present)
“Plus X” (2003 – present)
ROHTO Pharmaceutical Co.
“Mogidate kajitsu” (2005 – 2006)
“Rohto C cube” (2005 – present)
Sky Perfect Communications
“Sky Perfect!TV” (2006)
“Bokutachi no jiyuu” (2007)
Radio R-One KAT-TUN (NIPPON Cultural Broadcasting inc.)
Love in Snow
LOST (recorded in KAT-TUN’s 2nd album – "cartoon KAT-TUN Ⅱ You”)
愛の華 (Ai no Hana) (recorded in KAT-TUN’s Don't U Ever Stop Single)
Dictator ｢Mouse Peace｣
腹ペコマン (Hara Peko Man) ｢Mouse Peace｣
遥か未来へ (Haruka Mirai E) ｢Mouse Peace｣
育ち島 (Sodachi Jima) ｢Mouse Peace｣
Teen's ｢Mouse Peace｣
Time ｢Mouse Peace｣
ヤンキー片想い中♥ (Yankee Kata Omoi chuu) ｢Mouse Peace｣
Boys Be Ambitious (B.B.A)
Musical Academy dancing (M.A.D)
Best Beat Dancing (B.B.D)
Credit to jone_records lj
i love his smile and his solos, and i supah love him!!! :RBheart: :RBheart: :RBheart:
Happy Belated Birthday
His smile is so kawaii, ne!
My favourite solo by him has to be Time.
I'm surprised at how inactive this page is D:
I love Uebo! He's my favorite member in Kat-Tun
ueda's hot! i mean seriously hot... and when you said that he's sadistic??... well, well, well, i like :twisted: hmm hmm i love his smile :)
7yr ago · 3,751
I love Ueda! :RBheart:
Uepi!!!!! I luv him, and I want to marry him :RBheart: I just luv his peronality and his smile so much, I watched Konkatsu! just beacuse of him( it was a little boring, but he made it better)
Ueda is super awesome! At first I didn't really like him but then after I watched him singing Love's Bloom and Sparking then I started to get obsessed with him. He has a really great voice
i love his smile...so cuteeeeeeee and sweet.. :RBblush: :RBblush:
Facts about Ueda
* As a child, he witnessed a man being killed.
* He went to an all-boy's school.
* When J-Rock star Gackt found out that Ueda was a huge fan of him, he gave him his special Gackt necklace. Ueda wears it often.
* He joined the Johnny's because he admired Tsubasa Imai so much.
* He is a sensitive person, and is easily hurt by what others say.
* Band-mate Kamenashi befriended him when they formed KAT-TUN and always looks out for him.
* Ryo Nishikido from NEWS/Kanjani8 is sometimes cruel to Ueda. After Kamenashi asked Ryo not to question Ueda about his ambitions, telling him that Ueda gets upset that he isn't sure about it, Ryo publicly questioned him again. Then, early this year, Ryo announced that he hates Ueda most of all the Johnny's.
* Ueda has written many songs, often under pen-names.
* He learned to play the piano as a child, but now prefers the guitar.
* He speaks/is learning both English and French (the same as his idol, Gackt).
* He used to want to be a teacher, but decided against it after realising that he might be assigned to an all-girls school (he says he would be too nervous).
* His current long-term amibition is to direct classical music, while at present he has a share in creating KAT-TUN's music.
* His favourite part of himself is the "sexy" mole on his shoulder.
* He wants to name his future daughter "Elizabeth", but because Japanese people would find it difficult to pronounce, he'd shorten it to "Eri/Eli".
* On the basketball team in school, he says he was very good.
* He sometimes wears blue contact lenses.
Ueda <3 <3
He's so cute, funny, manly and I love how he's not only good at singing/dancing/acting but is also very good at boxing <3~
He's very talented, I love his voice, his style, I think he has to be one of the most beautiful/angelic men in the world
LOL atm I'm twittering with him. He seriously answers! :'D
Pretty Tat-chan is always pretty!!! <3
5yr ago · 426
Tat-chan = KAT-TUN no hime!! ^^
An Eternal Hyphen~ <3
♥♫ kattunangel.kaiizume1823™ / K2xK2 / Kazuko Hasegawa / Angeline Joyce Tanhueco ♫♥
Sometimes...it can be quite a blow to my pride a woman.
That he will always be prettier than I am ;)
That doesn't stop me from being a fan of his of course~! I really like his voice :3
Tat-chan is my Niban (second one) in KAT-TUN !!! Is so cute (but wow, how amazing boxer body <3) I really love his song Rabbit or Wolf!!! & His smile is so Kawaiiiiii~~~
I had always found him to be the most adorable out of KAT TUN. I'm more of Tatsuya's fan. I think he has a deep understanding of what he's going to sing which I find to be very admirable. His ability to connect with the words of the songs is truly amazing and his ability to write beautiful songs is amazing as well. =) I love KAT TUN. xDD
He's hot! <3 <3 <3 and somehow... beautiful and sexy.
At RESCUE PV, I see him between two sexy girls but in my eyes he's sexier than the girls... hahaha.
I lvoe Ueda, he's so dorky and adorable but he's also hot ;) <3
sexy~~~~~~~~ and seducing!
I love his curly orange hair <3
I love he tied his hair like this :D
crying tat chan so poor thing! :(
4yr ago · 25,799
4yr ago · 25,799
4yr ago · 25,799
Hehehe~ he looks cute! :D
he is so cute!
Tatchan is cute when he smiles >.< but he always keep cool <3 that's what I love about him :D
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