cune is a Japanese pop/rock band formed by Ryouzo Kobayashi (Vocal & Guitar), Kouji Ikuma (Guitar), Taizo Nakamura (Bass), Kimito Ookita (Drums) in 1999. In 2001 they made their debut with the single "星をみてれば" (Hitoshi wo mitereba). The c/w song “SAMURAI DRIVE” was picked up by Hitomi, and was a smash hit in 2002.
Soon after that, they released their major debut single "リフレイン" (Refrain) in Japan, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Also they got an unprecedented tie-up for TV series as the unknown band with the song “CLOVER”, and released the 1st album “GREAT SPLASH”.