He started studying dance when he was 12 and performed with various Japanese artists until 2003. He moved to New York City to advance his career when he was 18.
As a member of Cirque du Soleil, he was part of the opening ceremony at the 2010 FIBA World Basketball Championship.
He grew up with his sister in Japan.
He had a chance to dance for Taylor Swift as part of her 1989 tour.