There is a Japanese singer and songwriter based in the borough of Queens in New York City.
His name is Mazzi Tak from Ibaraki, Japan.
Everybody calls him Mazzi.
He can sing, he can play the guitar, base guitar, drums, key boards, and he can dance.
He was debuted by the famous Rock singer Ujigami Ichiban in Japan in 2004.
His first album was highly received by the same industry people.
Mazzi wrote songs for other artists after 2008.
In 2012, he decided to change his artist name from his real name to Mazzi Tak. He realized when he was on the radio in the states, people couldn't pronounce his name Masamune Tachihara. That is the reason why he became Mazzi Tak.
All his music is self created.
With his life experience, sense and humanity, listeners can feel and enjoy his sophisticated songs.
In 2015, He was awarded Honorable Mention in the Song of the Year Contest in Pop category for his song Jeweled Sky
In 2016, Mazzi was a Semi-Finalist for the Song category in the same contest for his songs Galaxy (Galaxy Revisited)
and also he was a Runner Up for his song Cold Water
He dropped his last album "Midnight Fire" in July 27, 2016.
He is currently launching his new album "Life As a Soap Opera".