I first heard Tate Takako sing in her song Houseki that was featured in the beautiful film Nobody Knows in one hell of a tear-jerking ending. Click the text to see the official video with highlights from the film. Then go see the film.
Since then I’ve become completely obsessed with her discography, her piano, and her soft voice .
Her music isn’t the easiest to find here in North America. But thankfully there’s this lovely internet where we can all check her out.
The following is the poster for Nobody Knows, a beautifully touching film that was the talk of the Cannes Film Festival in 2004 when the 14 year old star took home the Best Actor award