Sakamoto Ryuichi

Ryuichi Sakamoto

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  • First Name: Ryuichi
  • Family Name: Sakamoto
  • Native name: 坂本 龍一
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: January 17, 1952
  • Age: 67

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Ryuichi Sakamoto

Sakamoto Ryuichi

  • Name: Sakamoto Ryuichi
  • Native name: 坂本 龍一
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: January 17, 1952
  • Age: 67
Sakamoto Ryuichi is a Japanese musician, activist, composer, record producer, writer, singer, pianist, and actor based in Tokyo and New York. Beginning his career in 1978 as a member of the electronic music group "Yellow Magic Orchestra", Sakamoto served on keyboards and sometimes vocals. The band was an international success, with worldwide hits such as "Computer Game / Firecracker" and "Behind the Mask", later playing a pioneering role in the techno and acid house movements of the 1990s. He concurrently pursued a solo career, debuting with the experimental electronic fusion album "Thousand Knives", and later released the pioneering album "B-2 Unit", which included the electro classic "Riot in Lagos".
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2012 Rich Man, Poor Woman
Japanese Drama, 2012, 11 eps
(Ep.1) (Guest Role)
11
(Ep.1)
Guest Role
8.2
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
1987 The Last Emperor
Chinese Movie, 1987,
Masahiko Amakasu (Support Role)
Masahiko Amakasu
Support Role
8.2
1983 Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence
Japanese Movie, 1983,
Captain Yonoi (Main Role)
Captain Yonoi
Main Role
8.3
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