Singer songwriter Masumi Ako began her musical path at the age of 21 when she started learning to play the keyboard and the guitar. In High School, she studied abroad and joined Choir. This experience greatly inspired her that she began to sing in audience. Greatly Influenced by Country, Folk and Rock, she started wrting music and doing live shows when she was 22, and within the same year, she won two music and song contests. In 2010, she released her first album "Life" .