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YUKI is a Japanese musician and singer-songwriter. She is best known as the lead vocalist for Judy and Mary. She founded Judy and Mary in 1991 and became a solo artist in 2002.

Born: 磯谷有希 (Isoya Yuki?)
February: 17, 1972 Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan
Occupation: Singer-songwriter musician
Spouse(s) Yoichi Kuramochi (m. 2000)
Genres: Pop Rock
Years active: 1991–
Labels: Sony Music Entertainment Japan
Associated acts: Judy and Mary NiNa Mean Machine Kōichi Tsutaya (producer) Kenji Tamai (producer)

Yuki was born Yuki Isoya (磯谷 有希 Isoya Yuki?) in Hakodate, Hokkaido.[citation needed] After graduating from Hakodate Otani College, she worked as a beautician. She met Yoshihito Onda who visited Hakodate to make a movie, The Triple Cross. The meeting triggered the formation of Judy and Mary in 1992. After Judy and Mary disbanded, Yuki made her solo debut in 2002. She married Magokoro Brothers frontman Yoichi Kuramochi in September 2000, and gave birth to her first child, a boy, on April 18, 2003.[citation needed] However, the child died from unknown causes (SIDS) on March 17, 2005. She gave birth to a second child on August 29, 2006, and a third child in June 2009