Elliot Likiya (エリオット・力矢), better known by the stage name LIKIYA, is a Japanese performer, actor and rapper. He's one of the leaders and performers of THE RAMPAGE and a rapper in its sub-unit MA55IVE THE RAMPAGE.
He auditioned to the EXILE PERFORMER BATTLE AUDITION, to find a new performer for EXILE, but didn't make to the finals. He was revealed as a candidate member of THE RAMPAGE in April 2014 and announced as member and leader of the group (alongside member Zin) by HIRO on September 12 of the same year.
In early 2020 he formed a unit called MA55IVE THE RAMPAGE together with the members YAMASHO, Takahide, Kenta and Shohei who is focused on rap.
Elliot Likiya was born on November 28, 1990, in Aomori Prefecture, Japan. His father, Carlos Elliott, is Afro-American, a former professional boxer and the former OPBF Super Welterweight champion while his mother is Japanese. He has two older siblings, a sister and a brother. His older brother is Sandaime J SOUL BROTHERS' member ELLY.
LIKIYA started dancing after he graduated from university. At the age of 23, after only 2 years of training, he participated in the EXILE PERFORMER BATTLE AUDITION to become a new member of EXILE but didn't make it to the finals. In April of the same year, he became a candidate for EXILE TRIBE's upcoming group THE RAMPAGE. After completing the group's first musha shugyo, LIKIYA was announced as an official member and one of the leaders on September 12, 2014.
He made his major debut with THE RAMPAGE on January 25, 2017, with the single "Lightning".
-  Night Hero NAOTO
- THE RAMPAGE
- Sandaime J SOUL BROTHERS
- Music Video Appearances
- Main article: LIKIYA/Gallery
- Hobbies: cooking, boxing, basketball
- Specialty: R&B dance, choreography
- Catchphrase: The Man with the ELLY Gene (ELLYの遺伝子を持つ男)
- The oldest member of THE RAMPAGE.
- He is the fatherly figure in THE RAMPAGE.
- Described as a calm, quiet and very reliable person with a strong sense of leadership. According to his members, he also has a mischievous side and occasionally makes a joke to calm the mood.
- His serious and calm image is the opposite of his brother ELLY, who has a free-spirited and mischievous image.
- Apparently his interest in Michael Jackson is what led him to take up dance.
- He was the captain of a basketball team in elementary, middle and high school.
Oldest Member of THE RAMPAGE