At a mere 11 years old, the vivacious drummer Yoyoka has rapidly become an international child phenomenon. In 2018, at age 8, she gained international attention for her entry for the Hit Like a Girl contest. As of October 2019, her cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Good Times Bad Times” had 3.2 million views. Coverage on NBC & NPR followed, as well as in Rolling Stone magazine and Billboard.
Amongst many other stars, Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin, Ian Paice of Deep Purple, and Roger Taylor of Queen have all expressed admiration for her talent. She will perform with her family band Kaneaiyoyoka with her parents, Akifumi and Rie Soma.
Cup Noodles Main Stage
Drums, Guitar, Vokals and Piano