Dancer and DJ who first rose to fame as a member of the J-pop group Exile. He was also part of the first generation of the groups J Soul Brothers and Rather Unique. He has also acted in numerous TV shows, films, and several stage plays.
He began his musical career in 1994 as a member of the group Baby Nail before doing a brief stint with Hip Hop Junkeez in 1998.
In 2016, he released the debut book Kizuna.
He was born Daisuke Maki in Kanagawa Prefecture.