Book Far East Movement in Europe, Asia, Australia, Middle East
Far East Movement is an American hip hop band quartet based in Los Angeles. The group formed in 2003 and consists of Kev Nish (Kevin Nishimura), Prohgress (James Roh), J-Splif (Jae Choung), and DJ Virman (Virman Coquia). Their first album, titled Folk Music, was released in early 2006. The single “Round Round” was featured in the film, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, appearing both on the self-titled sound track and video game.
Releasing Animal in 2008. Animal featured three hit singles that frequently won national radio play: “You’ve Got A Friend”, “Lowridin”, and the successful “Girls On The Dance Floor”. “Girls on the Dance Floor” reached 27 on the Billboard chart for the Latin Rhythm Airplay, which marked their debut on the Billboard’s charts.There were several collaborations on the Animal album, including The Stereotypes, Lil Rob, Baby Bash, Bruno Mars, Wiz Khalifa, Bionik, 24/8, IZ, DB Tonik, and Jah Free. Free Wired is the title of their first major debut album from Cherrytree/Interscope Records and was released in 2010. Their tracks include popular artists such as Keri Hilson, Lil Jon, Snoop Dogg (their song co-written by Bruno Mars), Mohombi, Colette Carr, Natalia Kills, Koda Kumi, and Ryan Tedder from One Republic. Their single featuring The Cataracs and Dev titled “Like a G6” peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 as well as iTunes.The lead single off their 2012 studio album Dirty Bass is named “Live My Life” and features Justin Bieber.