Chari Boyz

Experimental Japanese gansta jazz


How Really Are You? (2003) TF-003


Chari Boyz speak the truth to the streets. Formed in Kawagoe, Saitama (2002), while engaging in a unique Japanese Studies Program, the Chari Boyz basically redefined Japanese ghetto music. Their sound features a mix of funk, hip hop and mellow dolphin jazz elements.

Chari Boyz are:

  • Casi Kroth: Vocals, Keyboards, Bass, Percussion

  • Dustin Wasserman: Vocals, Drums, Guitar


Japan Studies Program

Mellow Dolphin Jazz Orchestra

Tokyo International University