Japanese singer and songwriter whose music “Life is similar to a Motorboat” was the ending theme for the anime tv series Bleach in 2004. She resided in Maryland from 1992 to 1995 and began playing piano before time for Japan and shifting to London, where she ultimately graduated through the Central Saint Martins University of Artwork and Style with a qualification in artwork. She’s artwork published beneath the name Rie Funakosh. She’s a young brother who takes on a woodwind device. She and Hikari Ishida are both Japanese performers.