Yasushi Akimoto

Birth:May 2, 1958
Hometown:Meguro, Tokyo, Japan
Yasushi Akimoto is a Japanese record producer lyricist and television writer best known for creating and producing some of Japans top idol groups Onyanko Club and the AKB48https://anilist.co/staff/107010 franchise. He also contributed in forming South Korean girl group IZONE with collaboration between AKS and Mnet. In 2016 Japanese idol girl group multimedia project between Yasushi Akimoto Aniplex and Sony Music Records called 22/7https://anilist.co/staff/151947 was formed. The project is described as idols who transcend dimensions. The members consist of voice actresses who provide the voice and motion capture for their characters as well as perform as a musical group.