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Ryuichi Sakamoto (坂本龍一, Sakamoto Ryūichi, born January 17, 1952, Nakano, Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese musician, composer, producer and actor.
He attended the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, where he earned a B.A. in music composition and an M.A. with special emphasis on both electronic and ethnic music. Sakamoto recorded his first solo album in 1978, which included the songs Thousand Knives and The End…

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  • Depends on what you're after, I'd say. If you're interested in his pop music Thousand Knives is a great place to start.
  • 早日康复
  • 1996 and moto.tronic
  • good albums of his to start with?
  • please change the main pic, it bothers me as hell
  • Ryuichi Sakamoto recovered from an Cancer. :)
  • I've only just learned about this! He sounded pretty confident in the initial statement so hopefully he'll make a full recovery. Get well soon, sir!
  • Get well soon Sakamoto-san! [20]

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