岡村孝子 (Takako OKAMURA) is a Japanese singer - songwriter who has been active on the Japanese popular music scene since 1982. あみん (AMING) She started the action as a folk-duo group "AMING" (pronoucing 'A-MI-N') with Ms. Haruko KATO on May 1982. The debut-song "Matsu-wa" became a million-seller song. "Matsu-wa" means "I will wait until you come back to me" in English. However, the group was disbanded on Nov. 1983, and her activities on music were simultaneously suspended for about two years.