Background information
Birth nameFumio Kuniyoshi
Born(1985-02-16) February 16, 1985 (age 32)
Hilden, Germany
GenresHip hop
LabelsL Records


Fumio Kuniyoshi (国吉 史生, Kuniyoshi Fumio, given birth to 16 Feb 1985) is a rapper from Germany of Japan descent, referred to as Blumio. His 2005 one, “Meine Lieblingsrapper”, debuted at number 2 over the German Urban TRL graphs.

Early life and career

Kuniyoshi was created 1985 in Hilden, a town located close to Düsseldorf, house to the biggest Japan community in Germany. Today he lives in Düsseldorf's Pempelfort community.Inspired with the American rapper Ice-T, Blumio started, at age 14, to create his have rap lyrics.In 2002, he requested an MC contest using a cassette. After an online vote, Blumio gained the contest, defeating many contestants, included in this Berlin rapper Taichi. Pursuing that, Blumio drew the interest of music manufacturer Don Build. Don Tone asked him to his studio room in Düsseldorf, where Blumio emerged in touch with many significant German rappers, including Eko Clean as well as the Aggro Berlin rappers.In 2005, Blumio produced his breakthrough along with his one "Meine Lieblingsrapper", where he imitates significant German rappers, such as for example Massiv, Jan Hold off and Azad. Rapper Sido, who was not imitated by Blumio, supplied extra vocals for the melody.In Dec 2008, Blumio released the album "Rush Hour" in collaboration using the "BTM-Squad" member Habesha. The task was the initial discharge on Blumio's label "Japsensoul". His second LP, "Yellowish Album" made an appearance in June 2009. This is followed in Sept 2010 by his third record, "Tokio Bordell". The singles "Eberhard" and "Die Welt ist schwul" had been extracted from it.



2004: I REALLY LIKE Deutschrap (Mix Compact disc) 2008: Hurry Hour (with Habesha) 2009: Yellow Recording 2010: Tokio Bordell 2011: Yellow Recording Reloaded" 2012: Drei 2015: Blumiologie


2007: "Meine Lieblingsrapper" (Maxi Single) 2009: "Rosenkrieg" (featuring Zemine) 2009: "Antigewaltsong" 2009: "Hey Mr. Nazi" 2009: "H.D.G.D.L" 2009: "Intro" 2010: "Lass mal über Haie Reden"


2009: Antigewaltsong 2009: Rosenkrieg 2009: H.D.G.D.L. 2010: Lass mal über Haie reden 2010: Ich mag dich irgendwie 2012: Der letze Samurai 2012: Wir träumen gemeinsam von besseren Tagen