Yuya Matsushita is a Japanese R&B and Hip Hop singer and performer.
Yuya's biggest influence is Michael Jackson - which can be seen in his style of dance and music as well as his overall sound.
He is signed under Epic Records. His debut single "foolish foolish" was released on November 26, 2008.
Born in Kobe on May 24, 1990, Yuya Matsushita was raised by his mother and grandmother. As a
In 2009, Matsushita debuted as an actor with the role of Iwatsu Ataru in the movie Kanashii Boyfriend. He also performed an insert song of the movie, "Mr. "Broken Heart"" which was coupled with his debut single "foolish foolish". Matsushita also had his stage debut as Sebastian Michaelis in the Kuroshitsuji Musical. His single, Trust Me was used as the first ED (ending theme) in the Durarara anime, and peaked at 10 in the weekly Oricon charts.
In 2010, Matsushita's single "Bird" was used as the ending theme for the Second Season of the Kuroshitsuji anime.
In 2015, shortly after Yuya's solo debut anniversary, he formed the male idol group X4 (which he is also in) under his company. Because of Yuya's fame, the idol group quickly rose to fame and eventually
It was later revealed that he created the group because of his severe depression and after meeting a former classmate of his (Koudai), he decided that it would be better for him to be in a group than work solo.
Unfortunately, X4 also marked the end of Yuya's solo career as a singer but he does continue to do work in other activities.