Reni "RM" Mimura

Location

Merchants Hall (PG A-C)

Presenting brand new music from her highly anticipated new album RENI RM, Japan native and New York City based Electro-Pop singer, Reni RM Mimura is well known for her futuristic adorability, profound concepts and a high-energy onstage presence.

Born and raised in Japan until relocating to New York in 2008, Reni got her big break after she won a talent search competition in 2006 and released her first CD in Japan that was produced by Takahiro Yamautsuri, who composed music for one of the Pokemon movies. Her relocating to New York brought her unique style of Moe entertainment to the United States, and quickly garnered her national attention as a leader in the Moe Revolution. As her fan base increased, so did attention from the U.S. and Japanese entertainment industry. In 2010, the National Broadcasting Television Station of Japan (NHK) made 2 documentaries on Renis career in America and the impact of her performances on western audiences and the fashion industry. She can be seen in a popular iPhone 5 commercial and was recently featured on the ABC Nightline. It wasnt long before she was chosen to sing the huge breakout song Chiwawa from the game Just Dance that was also featured on an episode of Showtimes Ray Donivan!

In the U.S. Reni is constantly touring prominent animation conventions and other music events across the nation. When not on tour reni is in the studio creating the next big sound or doing photo shoots for her many fans called Angels! In 2009 she released her first U.S. CD Sakura and published her first photo book in 2010 called Maid in NY. Her latest album, Hybrid Girl blends eastern Moe concepts with fun western electro-pop dance beats and features popular tracks like Secret and Rock Paper Scissors. Currently she is back in the studio with DJ AAROCK to bring fans her third U.S. album release filled with hard-hitting pop and dance beats, electric melodies and sophisticated themes poised to make a solid crossover impact!

Reni is also a founder of the first official Maid Caf in New York City, which has garnered a great deal of press and recognition.