04 November 2011

MEIKO - Vocaloid Character

Illust by KEI

Name: Meiko (めいこ)
Gender: Female
Release: November 5, 2004
Voice Provider: Haigō Meiko (拝郷 メイコ)
Illustration: Shogo Washizu / わっしー(Wasshi)


She is the first Japanese vocaloid and first Japanese female Vocaloid. Her voice is noted to be steady, straightforward, and suitable for any musical genre. She is fit to sing anything from pop, rock, jazz, R&B to children's songs. Her overall tone of voice is more fluid and gives her a large vocal range.

About Meiko's Voice Provider, Haigō Meiko:

Meiko Haigō is a Japanese female professional singer and provided her voice for the Vocaloid Meiko. She was born in 1978 in Tokyo, Japan. At the age of 18 her unit Fragrance Balance received an award in an amateur music contest held by Yamaha. This event set her up with Yamaha, and she closed a contract in 2001. The contract expired in 2006 and she has been in solo career since then.

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Yudi-chan said...

What is Meiko's real age? I know Len is 14.

Nada said...

There's no information about her age. But "Sakine Meiko", which was has Meiko's much younger voice is 16 year old :D so, Meiko is older than it.

PuppyLove78 said...

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Anonymous said...

20 years old like kaito.... hehheeeeee

Anonymous said...

She is the same age as luka

Anonymous said...

Meiko is one of my favorites, too bad miku and everyone else stole her popularity, she's so good at singing.

Anonymous said...

If you have read the manga she is almost always drunk.

Anonymous said...

if vocaloid meiko were the same age as her voice provider when she was released, she would be about 26 yrs :o

Anonymous said...

I believe Meiko to be around 20, just as Luka and Kaito.