Yukimi Nagano Biography (Wikipedia)
Yukimi Eleanora Nagano (born 31 January 1982) is a Swedish singer and songwriter. Nagano was born and raised in Gothenburg, Sweden, to Japanese father, Yusuki Nagano, and Swedish-American mother, Joanne Brown.
Nagano is the vocalist of Gothenburg-based electronic band Little Dragon, which she established with her close high school friends Erik Bodin (drums), Fredrik Wallin (bass) and Håkan Wirenstrand (keyboards).
She worked with Swedish nu jazz duo Koop on the songs "Summer Sun" and "Bright Nights" (both from 2001's Waltz for Koop) and on "Come to Me", "I See a Different You", and "Whenever There Is You" (from 2006 release Koop Islands).
She and Erik Bodin play live with fellow Gothenburg artist, José González.
She contributed significant vocal work to the album Moving On by Hird, including the song "Keep You Kimi" and the title track "Moving On".
She is featured on Gorillaz's 2010 album Plastic Beach on the songs "Empire Ants" and "To Binge", both of which she co-wrote.