VOCALOID is a DTM (Desktop Music) singing synthesizer engine developed by Yamaha Corporation in collaboration with Pompeu Fabra University.
VOCALOID products are created by various individual studios that develop voice banks using the most current engine tools. The first set of synthesizer vocals was released in January 2004. Each voice banks preset is represented by an anime-styled avatar that reflects the character of the voice. The most popular being Hatsune Miku, the first voicebank to receive such an avatar.
Its popularity has inspired the creation of similar products.
- List of VOCALOID characters
- List of VOCALOID derivatives
- List of VOCALOID games and events
- List of VOCALOID songs