Elliott Rosado Koya (エリオット・ロシャード・昂矢), better known by his stage name ELLY, is a Japanese performer, rapper and actor. He is a member of the group Sandaime J SOUL BROTHERS. He joined the group after been selected as a member of Gekidan EXILE only three months earlier.

As a solo artist, his works are released under the stage name CrazyBoy.

Biography

Early Life

Elliot Rosado Koya was born on September 21, 1987 in Misawa, Aomori Prefecture, Japan. His father is the American and former OPBF Super Welterweight champion Carlos Elliott and his mother is Japanese. He is the oldest brother of THE RAMPAGE member LIKIYA.

When he was a junior high school student, he started to practice dancing at his own since he watched a dance video of American group B2K. He is a Aomori Kenritsu Misawa High School graduate. While being on Tokyo University of Agriculture, he was part of the University Baseball Club. He wanted to be a professional baseball player, but was influenced by the dance team BASE HEADS at a club in Shibuya, and later dropped out of the university to focus on being a dancer.

2007

In July, he formed the dance team THE TEAM appearing in club and dance events.

2010

In 2010, he was scouted from EXPG and joining the Gekidan EXILE's stage play NIGHT BALLET.

In April, he officially joined Gekidan EXILE as a member and his stage name became ELLY.

On July 19, he was selected to join Sandaime J Soul Brothers as a performer being concurrent with his position on Gekidan EXILE.

2011

On July 19, ELLY withdrew from Gekidan EXILE.

2014

In 2014, he started to work as a rapper with his first work being EXILE SHOKICHI's song "THE ANTHEM".

2015

In 2015, ELLY started to credit his works as a rapper with the stage name CRAZYBOY.

2017

On February 24, he made solo debut under the stage name CRAZYBOY with the release of the digital mini-album NEOTOKYO EP.

2019

On June 22, it was announced that ELLY has migrated labels from rhythm zone to LDH MUSIC for his solo activities. It was also announced that his stage name, CRAZYBOY, was changed to CrazyBoy.

On August 23, CrazyBoy released his first digital single "PINK DIAMOND".

On September 21, on the same day of his 32nd birthday, CrazyBoy released his second digital single "PINK DIAMOND Part2".

On November 13, CrazyBoy released his first CD single "DONNA???".

2020

On August 5, it was reported that ELLY was diagnosed with COVID-19. On August 1, after an appearance on the sports TV show Honoo no Taiikukai TV SP, ELLY measured his body's temperature and, as it exceeded the normal temperature, went to make a medical examination. On August 3, after returning to the normal temperature, he made a PCR test and was diagnosed with COVID-19 on the 5th. He expressed that he's currently not feeling any symptoms but he's carefully following the instructions of the public health center and experts for a healthy recovery. In addition, it was also revealed that the other 6 members of Sandaime J SOUL BROTHERS are not in risk because of ELLY.[1][2] On August 25, he announced on his social media accounts that he had recovered from COVID-19 and resumed his activities.[3]

On October 7, he released the collaboration single with EXILE SHOKICHI titled "KING&KING".

2021

On February 24, he released the songs "OH" and "Amnesia" as his second CD single. Despite being released separately, both songs are counted as his second single.

On February 28, he held an online live concert for free on his YouTube channel, titled CrazyBoy 1st ONLINE LIVE "NEOTOKYO festival".[4]

Personal Life

Family

On October 28, 2020, ELLY announced the birth of his first child together with the model and business woman MEGBABY.[5] The baby boy was born at the end of September and they decided to wait for things to settle down before announcing it to fans.[6] The pair had been dating for about 8 years and their relationship was made public in March 2015 for the first time.[7][8] In the birth announcement, ELLY also revealed that the couple had no plans to get married and wanted to raise their child(ren) as partners rather than spouses.[9]

Discography

Best Albums
  1. [2018.07.04] NEOTOKYO FOREVER
Mini-Albums
  1. [2017.02.24] NEOTOKYO EP
  2. [2017.07.07] NEOTOKYO II EP
  3. [2018.01.19] NEOTOKYO Ⅲ EP
  4. [2018.04.27] NEOTOKYO Ⅳ EP
Digital Albums
  1. [2018.11.16] CRAZYBOY presents NEOTOKYO ~THE PRIVATE PARTY 2018~ SETLIST
  2. [2018.12.05] CRAZYBOY presents NEOTOKYO ~THE PRIVATE PARTY 2018~ LIVE

Singles
  1. [2019.11.13] DONNA???
  2. [2021.02.24] OH / Amnesia
Digital Singles
  1. [2019.08.23] PINK DIAMOND
  2. [2019.09.21] PINK DIAMOND Part2
Pre-release Digital Singles
  1. [2017.02.17] NEOTOKYO
  2. [2017.06.30] STARSHIP
  3. [2017.12.24] FIRST CLASS XMAS
Split Singles
  1. [2020.10.07] KING&KING (EXILE SHOKICHI×CrazyBoy)

Video Releases
  1. [2017.09.21] NEOTOKYO WORLD
  2. [2018.12.12] CRAZYBOY presents NEOTOKYO ~THE PRIVATE PARTY 2018~

Other Releases
Collaboration/Others
Participation Work (as ELLY) Participation Work (as CRAZYBOY)

Concerts/Tours

Tours
  1. [2018.07.09-2018.07.27] CRAZYBOY presents NEOTOKYO ~THE PRIVATE PARTY 2018~
Concerts

Works

Cinema/Television

Movies
Dramas

Music

Music Video Appearances
Choreography

References

External Links

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ELLY / CrazyBoy
Sandaime J SOUL BROTHERS | ELLY Category | CrazyBoy Category | Songs navbox
Discography
Mini-Albums 1. NEOTOKYO EP | 2. NEOTOKYO Ⅱ EP | 3. NEOTOKYO Ⅲ EP | 4. NEOTOKYO Ⅳ EP
Best Albums 1. NEOTOKYO FOREVER
Other Albums CRAZYBOY presents NEOTOKYO ~THE PRIVATE PARTY 2018~ SETLIST | CRAZYBOY presents NEOTOKYO ~THE PRIVATE PARTY 2018~ LIVE
Singles 1. DONNA??? | 2. OH / Amnesia
Digital Singles 1. PINK DIAMOND | 2. PINK DIAMOND Part2
Other Singles KING&KING | GET IT ON
Videography
DVD/Blu-rays 1. NEOTOKYO WORLD
Live DVD/Blu-rays 1. CRAZYBOY presents NEOTOKYO ~THE PRIVATE PARTY 2018~
Concerts & Tours
Tours 1. CRAZYBOY presents NEOTOKYO ~THE PRIVATE PARTY 2018~
Joint Concerts EXILE SHOKICHI vs CrazyBoy "KING & KING"
Units & Other Acts
Associated Acts EXILE TRIBE | Gekidan EXILE
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Sandaime J SOUL BROTHERS
Gallery | Category | Songs navbox
CrazyBoy navbox | RYUJI IMAICHI navbox | HIROOMI TOSAKA navbox
Members
Members NAOTO (L) | Kobayashi Naoki (L) | ELLY | Yamashita Kenjiro | Iwata Takanori | Imaichi Ryuji | Tosaka Hiroomi
Discography
Studio Albums 1. J Soul Brothers | 2. TRIBAL SOUL | 3. MIRACLE | 4. BLUE IMPACT | 5. PLANET SEVEN | 6. THE JSB LEGACY | 7. FUTURE | 8. RAISE THE FLAG
Best Albums 1. THE BEST | 2. THE JSB WORLD
Other Albums HiGH&LOW ORIGINAL BEST ALBUM | Sandaime J SOUL BROTHERS LIVE TOUR 2019 "RAISE THE FLAG" SET LIST
Singles 1. Best Friend's Girl | 2. On Your Mark ~Hikari no Kiseki~ | 3. LOVE SONG | 4. FIGHTERS | 5. Refrain | 6. Go my way | 7. 0 ~ZERO~ | 8. Powder Snow ~Eien ni Owaranai Fuyu~ | 9. SPARK | 10. Fuyu Monogatari | 11. SO RIGHT | 12. S.A.K.U.R.A. | 13. R.Y.U.S.E.I. | 14. C.O.S.M.O.S. ~Akizakura~ | 15. O.R.I.O.N. | 16. starting over | 17. STORM RIDERS | 18. Summer Madness | 19. Unfair World | 20. Welcome to TOKYO | 21. HAPPY | 22. J.S.B. HAPPINESS | 23. Yes we are | 24. SCARLET | 25. Fuyuzora / White Wings | 26. Movin' on | 27. 100 SEASONS / TONIGHT
Digital Singles 1. Rat-tat-tat | 2. starting over ~one world~
Other Singles BURNING UP | Share The Love | RISING SUN TO THE WORLD
Videography
Live DVD/Blu-rays 1. Sandaime J Soul Brothers LIVE TOUR 2012 "0 ~ZERO~" | 2. Sandaime J Soul Brothers LIVE TOUR 2014 "BLUE IMPACT" | 3. Sandaime J Soul Brothers LIVE TOUR 2015 "BLUE PLANET" | 4. Sandaime J Soul Brothers LIVE TOUR 2016-2017 "METROPOLIZ" | 5. Sandaime J Soul Brothers LIVE TOUR 2017 "UNKNOWN METROPOLIZ"
Documentary DVD/Blu-rays 1. Born in the EXILE ~Sandaime J Soul Brothers no Kiseki~
Concerts & Tours
Tours 1. 0 ~ZERO~ | 2. BLUE IMPACT | 3. BLUE PLANET | 4. METROPOLIZ | 5. UNKNOWN METROPOLIZ | 6. RAISE THE FLAG | PERFECT LIVE 2010▶2020 | 7. THIS IS JSB
Concerts Online: 1. LIVE×ONLINE | 2. LIVE×ONLINE IMAGINATION | 3. LIVE×ONLINE INFINITY Sandaime J SOUL BROTHERS 10th ANNIVERSARY ~JSB HISTORY~ | 4. LIVE×ONLINE BEYOND THE BORDER
Concerts Featured In EXILE: EXILE LIVE TOUR 2011 TOWER OF WISH ~Negai no Tou~ | EXILE LIVE TOUR 2013 "EXILE PRIDE"
EXILE TRIBE: Nidaime J Soul Brothers VS Sandaime J Soul Brothers Live Tour 2011 ~EXILE TRIBE~ | EXILE TRIBE LIVE TOUR 2012 ~TOWER OF WISH~ | EXILE TRIBE PERFECT YEAR 2014 SPECIAL STAGE "THE SURVIVAL" IN SAITAMA SUPER ARENA 10DAYS | EXILE TRIBE PERFECT YEAR LIVE TOUR TOWER OF WISH 2014 ~THE REVOLUTION~ | EXILE TRIBE LIVE TOUR 2021 "RISING SUN TO THE WORLD"
Other: HiGH&LOW THE LIVE | LDH PERFECT YEAR 2020 COUNTDOWN LIVE 2019▶︎2020 "RISING" | LIVE×ONLINE COUNTDOWN 2020▶︎2021 "RISING SUN TO THE WORLD"
Units & Other Acts
Associated Acts EXILE | Nidaime J Soul Brothers | EXILE TRIBE | THE Sharehappi from Sandaime J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE
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