Fujipacific Music Inc. is part of Fujisankei Communications Group, Japan's largest media-conglomerate.
With over 50 years of history, Fujipacific continues to be one of the top Music Publishers in the nation.
With a group of experienced and dedicated staff members, we represent around 55,000 domestic copyrights. We also act as subpublisher for over 500 overseas publishers.
Our offices in Hong Kong and Korea have proved industry professionals that Fujipacific can offer top-notch publishing services in various SE Asian territories.
Our licensing department actively seeks out ways to increase revenues, such as synch licenses for films, TV commercials, video games and any other possible media.
Fujipacific’s creative services group can provide multiple ways to enhance activities for your songs and writers-including song pitching to local artists, master placements, securing cover recordings, coordinating cowrite sessions and writer/artist developments.
Born in 1947, Toru Uehara's career in Music began in 1970 when he formed the folk-group "Four Saints" while attending college. After producing several hits Uehara joined Fuji-Television and directed various hit music programs,
eventually becoming responsible for handling all international acts for the hit program "Yoru no Hit Studio". He later moved to Fujisankei Communication's London office and in 1994 was appointed as the President of Fuji International Productions (UK) Ltd. After planning and producing countless music programs, Uehara returned to Japan in 2005 to become the President of Fujipacific Music. He is currently the board member of JASRAC.
One of the most prominent and respected figures in the Japanese Music industry, Ichiro "Ichi" Asatsuma was born in 1943 and joined Pacific Music Publishing (the pre-decessor of Fujipacific) in 1966 as one of its first employees.
His immense love and knowledge of music allowed him to excel at the job and Ichi was recognized as one of the pioneers in the music publishing world. In 1985 he became the President of the newly-merged Fujipacific Music, a position he held until becoming the Chairman in 2005. Ichi has also been the board member of JASRAC from 1986 to 2010 and was the chairman of Japan's Music Publisher's Association (MPA) from 2004 to 2010. He currently serves as the MPA's special adviser as well.