Maybe better known from the stage name Toshi, he was the co-founder and lead vocalist for japan rock group X Japan just before launching a solo career. He created a band known as Dynamite (later on called Sound) having a child years friend called Yoshiki in 1977. He was a guitarist for the music group, later getting the singer following a departure of their 1st vocalist. His single career started in 1992 having a debut recording called Manufactured in Heaven. He was created in Tateyama, Chiba, Japan. Shinya drummed on tour for a few of X Japan’s concert events.