Artist Profile

(2017/11/24)

Tom Topazz (also known as TOPAZZ) is a musician (mainly synth, piano, percussion) and producer . He also works as production supervisor, production manager and artist scout. Tom was born in Germany and lives in Nagoya, Japan.

In 1998 Tom released his first own track NEW MILLENIUM (style: house). The single and maxi single charted worldwide and is one of the best selled dance tracks of all times with several re-releases and remixes … over the years Tom released several own dance, house, pop, ambient and downtempo singles, maxis etc.. See the discography.

Tom’s Music is part of countless samplers. His songs are streamed around 500.000 times every month on several platforms.

Labels

Releases so far at Universal Music, TMM Stardust, Lad Publishing, TANTRUM, DJ Center, Real Groove, Freezzy Jam Records, Vendetta Records, Fresca, Portent Plus  and more major and indie labels.

Radioshows

Studio 80, Classic 80s (80FM, host), Tom Kolbe Show (KingFM, host), KingFM Dance Nights (DJ)

TV Shows

Alles Kan Beter (1999, guest appearance, KBC Belgium), TRL (1999, appearance, MTV USA), Música Sí (2000, appearance, TVE Spain) …

Currently

Beside of his own productions, Tom worked and still works as a supervisor for certain japanese and korean idol units and pop groups.

Current company references: Amuse Inc, TMM Stardust (owner), Universal Music Group

Current artist references: BTS, TWICE, Sakura Gakuin, Tom Topazz

For business networking please connect on LinkedIn.

Personal facts

  • Height: 193 cm
  • Weight: ~93 kg
  • Blood Type: O-
  • Favorite food: おにぎり (onigiri), seto-yakisoba, takoyaki, udon, Bratkartoffeln mit Speck, Zwiebeln und Ei (german), icecream, chocolate
  • Hobbies: making music, hiking, gardening, sailing
  • Favorite manga: 新世紀エヴァンゲリオン (Neon Genesis Evangelion)
  • Current manga: 恋を知らない僕たちは (Koi wo Shiranai Bokutachi wa)
  • SNS: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | LINE: iamtopazz