Inoue Santa,(born 1968 in Paris, France) is a Japanese manga artist and entrepreneur.
His most notable manga was the Tokyo Tribe series of which the manga installment Tokyo Tribe2 (also known as Tokyo Tribes) ran from 1997 to 2005, and was made into an anime series as well as a live-action film.
His manga series have been influenced by hip hop culture, with some of the characters being modeled after rappers. He owns a clothing and accessories business called Santastic!, and has done artwork on several music album covers.
As of 2018, he currently lives in Los Angeles, California.
His new manga series "Zange" will start in 2021 Spring on "Young champion".
2017年末にアメリカのロサンゼルスへ移住。現在、 アメリカ西海岸を中心に配布されているフリーペーパー「Weekly LALALA」にて自身のLA生活を描いたコラム漫画「LA LIFE」を週刊連載中。