Porter Robinson, an American DJ and record producer, recently tied the knot with Rika Mikuriya in an intimate ceremony. The couple held a private wedding in Tokyo, surrounded by their closest relatives and friends.
we got married! 🤍 pic.twitter.com/PV1fWJHt8k— porter robinson (@porterrobinson) May 9, 2023
The couple met in 2016 and began dating in February 2017—the same year Robinson debuted his Virtual Self alias and released his first Virtual Self EP. That year, the two were spotted spending the holidays together and of course, celebrating the launch of Robinson’s new project.
In 2018, Shortly after, Mikuriya accompanied Robinson to her first Ultra Miami where he debuted Virtual Self at the festival. The couple was quiet about their personal lives on social media in 2019 but, in 2021, Robinson mentioned his plans to propose with his song, “Sweet Time.”
He noted, “This song is about being so in love with someone, that for the first time in your life, you’re scared of dying…Rika and I have been together for four years, and honestly it’s really time for me to propose.” Later that year, fans were even heard chanting Mikuriya’s name at Robinson’s shows.
Just in time for the new year, Robinson popped the question and shared some sweet proposal photos two days after their 2021 NYE engagement.
Robinson’s career in the music industry began in 2011 when he released his debut album Spitfire. Since then, he has released a number of singles and EPs, as well as two studio albums, Worlds and Nurture.
Cheers to Robinson and Mikuriya! Looking forward to the music inspired by this marriage.