Maaya Sakamoto poster

Maaya Sakamoto

(born March 31, 1980 in Itabashi, Tokyo) is a popular Japanese singer-songwriter, actress, and voice actress. She made her debut as a voice actress in 1996 as the voice of Hitomi Kanzaki in the hit anime series The Vision of Escaflowne, and released her debut single Yakusoku wa Iranai, in collaboration with Yoko Kanno under Victor Entertainment on April 24, 1996.