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ABOUT RINA SAWAYAMA
Rina Sawayama is a Japanese-British singer-songwriter and model. She was born in Japan, and is based in London. Sawayama began her solo career in 2013, with the single “Sleeping in Waking” and her debut mini-album, Rina, was released in 2017. Rina is largely inspired by 90s pop as you can hear the influence in her music. It’s lighthearted and fun.
In terms of her modelling career, she’s signed with Anti Agency and Elite Model Management, and has been featured in numerous publications including Pop, i-D, Dazed, Idol, Hunger, Schon and Nylon Japan magazine, as well as shot campaigns for Monki, Lazy Oaf, Illustrated People, Juju Footwear, Ally Capellino and Nasty Gal. In 2018, she has starred in campaigns for Versus x Versace, Jourdan Dunn’s Missguided, and wrote and performed an original track for Nicola Formichetti’s MAC x Nicopanda.
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