Yuya Maeta
Yuya Maeta
Nickname Unknown
Birthdate May 11, 1983 (34)
Birthplace Tottori, Japan
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Zodiac Sign Taurus Taurus
Professional Information
Genres Lock, J-Pop, Jazz, Funk, Fusion, Heavy Metal
Occupation Drummer, Musician
Years Active 2008-present
(11 years)
Agency Unknown
Group KamiBand
Associated Acts BABYMETAL
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Yuya Maeta was born on May 11 of 1983 in Tottori Prefecture. Yuya started to play drums at the age of 14. He also started his first bands experience around the same year in 1997.


During 2005 Yuya moved to Tokyo at the age of 23 and started to work as session drummer in Roppongi Rock Bar, "Rock Factory". In the same year he joined Avex.


In 2014 he joined BABYMETAL KamiBand as "God Of Drums". Maeta debuted on June 24 of the same year at Tsutaya O-East for Apocrypha II. After that he played with BABYMETAL Kami Band during the US shows in Los Angeles at The Fonda Theater, and Opening shows for Lady Gaga during July and August of 2014 closing the North American leg playing at Heavy Montreal in Canada on August 9.

Following those shows with BABYMETAL, Maeta played again in the first show of the World Tour 2014 closing shows at Makuhari Messe on September 13, and the 2 shows of the Back To The US/UK Tour on November 4 in New York City and November 8 at Brixton Academy in London, England, which at the moment was his last show as God Of Drums.

Babymetal Performances Participated inEdit


  • [2014.07.27] BABYMETAL World Tour 2014
  • [2014.07.30] Lady Gaga Art Rave Tour (Phoenix, Arizona)
  • [2014.08.01] Lady Gaga Art Rave Tour (Las Vegas, Nevada)
  • [2014.08.02] Lady Gaga Art Rave Tour (Stateline, Nevada)
  • [2014.08.04] Lady Gaga Art Rave Tour (Utah)
  • [2014.08.06] Lady Gaga Art Rave Tour (Denver, Colorado)
  • [2014.09.14] BABYMETAL World Tour 2014
  • [2014.11.04] BABYMETAL Back To USA/UK Tour 2014 (New York City, New York)
  • [2014.11.08] BABYMETAL Back To USA/UK Tour 2014 (London, England)

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