Azumi Inoue (井上 あずみ or 井上杏美, Inoue Azumi, born February 10, 1965 in Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan) is a Japanese singer. She graduated from Yugakkan High School in Kanazawa. She is best known for singing the opening and ending theme songs for the Hayao Miyazaki film My Neighbor Totoro: "Sanpo" and "My Neighbor Totoro". She is known for having a clear, light voice.
Inoue is managed by the talent management firm Doremi. She is married and has one child.
Inoue has performed a large number of radio dramas themes, anime theme songs, and anime insert songs, including the following:
Carrying You (君をのせて, Kimi wo Nosete) (1986, Laputa: Castle in the Sky),
My Neighbor Totoro (となりのトトロ, Tonari no Totoro) (1988, My Neighbor Totoro),
Stroll (さんぽ, Sanpo) (1988, My Neighbor Totoro),
Lost Child (迷子, Maigo) (1988, My Neighbor Totoro),
Changing Seasons (めぐる季節, Meguru Kisetsu) (1989, Kiki's Delivery Service),
I Can't Allow the Loneliness (悲しみが許せない, Kanashimi ga Yurusenai) (1989, Guyver: The Bioboosted Armor),
Little Witch Lullaby (小さな魔女の子守歌, Chiisa na Majo no Komoriuta) (1992-1993, Yadamon),
Let's Fly Yadamon (レッツ・フライ・ヤダモン, Rettsu Furai Yadamon) (1992-1993, Yadamon),
The Earth in My Sight (瞳の中の地球, Hitomi no Naka no Chikyū) (1992-1993, Yadamon),
Swirling Sakura Dance (桜、舞う, Sakura, Mau) (February-March 1992, Minna no Uta),
Let's Go Searching!! (さがしにゆこうよ!!, Sagashi ni Yukō yo!!) (Suki Suki Kisugon),
The Color of Wind within My Hands (てのひらに風の色, Te no Hira no Kaze no Iro) (image song for TV Kanazawa),
Song of Happiness: Strolling with the Wind (しあわせのうた ～風とおさんぽ～, Shiawase no Uta: Kaze to Osanpo) (August-September 2006, Minna no Uta),