Birth Name: Amuro Namie 安室奈美恵
Place of Birth: Naha, Okinawa, Japan
Date of Birth: September 20, 1977
Amuro Namie is a Japanese recording artist, producer, songwriter, dancer, model, actress, and entrepreneur. She has been one of the leading figures in the Japanese entertainment industry for decades.
She was raised by her mother, Emiko Taira. Her mother is of half Italian descent.
Namie has a son with her former husband, Japanese musician and TRF band member Masaharu “Sam” Maruyama. When marrying him, she legally changed her name to Namie Maruyama.