Oh Shu (王舟) was born in Shanghai in China, but his family migrated to Japan.
He grew up listening to New Orleans jazz, and in his high school days he was into Oasis, X Japan and Spitz while playing Bossa Nova in a band.
Finally, he started solo career with the help of Shugo Tokumaru who found him and advised how to make a good record. “Wang” is the title of his debut album and also the original pronunciation of his first name 王 (Oh).
Stream “Wang” LP on Spotify.