Towa Tei began his career as a member of Deee-Lite with releasing 1st albumWorld Clique in 1990 (that is his first major success in the United States).
He released nine solo albums,three original albums as Sweet Robots Against the Machine and 1st album as Metafive over the last 28 years.
Also, he's supervising music of Intersect by Lexus - Tokyo from 2013.
In 2017, he released his original new album EMO.
As a music producer,he has been in charge of documentary program Yayoi Kusama's short biographyWazuka-eienno-Tamashi by NHK.
In 2018,he supervised and planned 40th anniversary album NEUE TANZ of the electronic-music trio Yellow Magic Orchestra (by Haruomi Hosono (bass, keyboards, vocals), Yukihiro Takahashi (drums, lead vocals) and Ryuichi Sakamoto (keyboards, vocals).
He went on to produce more big records, and collaborate with many international artists.