Yutaka Yamakawa (born October 15th,1958) is a Japanese Enka singer. He made his debut with "Hakodate Honsen" in 1981. He won the rookie of the year award. He is Ichiro Toba's younger brother (Toba debut later than him).
His father was a fisherman and his mother was an ama. Debuted in 1981 with "Hakodate Honsen". He fought for newcomer awards with Masahiko Kondo (debut in the same year) and received numerous newcomer awards in his debut year. After appearing in NHK Kouhaku Uta Gassen in 1986, he has appeared 11 times in the show to date.