Ayumi Hamasaki

Ayumi Hamasaki was still an infant when her father left the family in their home town of Fukuoka, and she was raised by her mother and grandmother. At age seven she began modeling to earn money for her family. At 14 the family moved to Tokyo so Ayumi could pursue an acting and modeling career. She got small roles in several minor films and a little TV work, but she didn't particularly like acting, and was considered too small to have much of a future in modeling, so she left both fields, and for...  Read more »
October 02, 1978, Fukuoka, Japan
Singer-songwriterGravure idolLyricistSpokesmanComposerModelActorRecord producerBusinesspersonSingerSongwriter
1.57 m