Watase Maki (渡瀬マキ) is a Japanese singer and talent currently under UP-FRONT CREATE. She began activities as a television personality after winning the 1986 Young Jump Queen grand prize, and debuted as an idol singer with the single "Pearlmond Kiss" in 1987. In 1998, she formed the band LINDBERG with guitarist Hirakawa Tatsuya, bassist Kawazoe Tomohisa, and drummer Koyanagi "cherry" Masanori. After LINDBERG disbanded in 2002, she became inactive in the music industry until LINDBERG reformed in 2014. In 2006, she launched the children's clothing brand Ontembaar.

Personal Life[]

On October 16, 1997, she married Hirakawa Tatsuya. She gave birth to her eldest son on November 6, 1999. She gave birth to a daughter on August 26, 2003.


  • Name: Watase Maki (渡瀬マキ)
  • Birthdate: February 22, 1969 (1969-02-22) (age 53)
  • Birthplace: Toba, Mie, Japan
  • Blood Type: O
  • Western Zodiac: Pisces
  • Eastern Zodiac: Rooster


Solo Albums
  • [1995.09.21] message d'amour
  • [1997.03.05] double berry
  • [2002.05.29] Happiness on The Kitchen Table

Solo Singles
  • [1987.06.01] Pearlmond Kiss (パールモンド・Kiss)
  • [1987.09.25] I Love You
  • [1988.04.01] No Count (ノーカウント)

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