Born in Apr of 1986 in Tokyo, Japan, Erika (blessed Erika Sawajiri) originally produced a name for herself being a junior model and celebrity before successfully breaking in to the music business. She started her modeling profession in 1999, with Angel Eye, and finally became a normal fixture on tv variety displays and dramas. Her initial single, released beneath the name Kaoru Amane (the name of the character she performed in the film Taiyou No Uta), was lots one strike, and she agreed upon a agreement with Sony. Her following single, “Free of charge,” premiered beneath the name Erika in July of 2007 and in addition hit the very best of the graphs. While her musical profession only had a small number of entries, her film, modeling, and various other media result was in a way that in 2008 Erika and her administration decided a rest — at least for some time — was to be able.