Ray Noritsune

London, United Kingdom

Model, Actor, Musician

Half British, half Japanese. Bilingual, fluent in English and Japanese. Starred in a motion picture in Japan. (Tokyo, Japan). Graduated from the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts with a BA (Hons) in Sound Technology. (Liverpool, UK). A songwriter, rap musician, pianist and producer. Classically trained. Winner of numerous industry songwriting competitions in the USA, (New York, Nashville), UK (London) and Japan (Tokyo).

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Physical Details

Height
172 cm / 5ft 8in
Waist
73 cm / 29in
Weight
61 kg / 134 lbs
Shoe size
7.0 UK / 8.0 US / 40.5 Euro
Ethnicity
Other
Hair color
Brown
Skin color
Olive
Hair length
Medium
Eye color
Brown
Hair type
Straight
Chest
91 cm / 36 in

Modeling

Modeling experience: Beginner, starting out

Acting

Acting experience: Previous paid speaking roles
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
Accents spoken
  • USA California
Supporting role in the motion picture ‘A Boy Called H.’ Based on the best selling novel ‘Shonen H’ by Japanese novelist Seno Kappa. Produced by Fuji Film. Tokyo, Japan.

Music

My Life

Composed/Arranged, Written/Performed, Produced, Keyboards/Programmed By: Ray

Keyboard ability: ExpertProducer ability: Expert
Rapping ability: ExpertLike to join a band: No
Composer ability: Expert
Favorite genres
  • Hip-hop
  • Classical
Influences: Michael JacksonTupacTimbalandEminemBeethovenMozartHans ZimmerChopinDr. DreRakimJay Electronica

Graduated with a BA (Hons) in Sound Technology from Paul McCartney’s Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts. Liverpool, UK.

Co-produced an R&B track that won First Place as the most downloaded song in a music competition hosted by EMI Japan & the British Council. Tokyo, Japan/London, UK.

HitQuarters ‘Artist of the Week’ in 2010.

Grand Prize Winner as well as Lennon Award Winner for the Hip-Hop category of the John Lennon Songwriting Contest in 2010. Judges included Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas. New York, USA.

First Place for the R&B/Hip-Hop category of the International Songwriting Competition in 2010. Judges included Timbaland & Darryl McDaniels of Run DMC. Nashville, USA.

Debut EP, entitled ‘Requiem For Hip Hop,’ released on Apple iTunes & Amazon MP3 on March 11, 2012. Includes the charity single ‘Imagine,’ the proceeds of which is being donated in full to scholarship funds established for the children uprooted and orphaned by the Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami.

Impressive reviews received from British alternative rock record producer Alan Moulder.

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