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Ryuichi Sakamoto (坂本龍一, Sakamoto Ryūichi, born January 17, 1952, Nakano, Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese musician, , 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 of Asia.

Around the same time, Sakamoto joined the internationally… read more

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  • The Revenant score is one of the most hauntingly beautiful things I've heard in a while. [4]
  • The Revenant score is one of the most hauntingly beautiful things I've heard in a while. [3]
  • The Revenant score is one of the most hauntingly beautiful things I've heard in a while. [2]
  • Happy Birthday Sakamoto-san!
  • The Revenant score is one of the most hauntingly beautiful things I've heard in a while.
  • uploaded suitable picture, you just should vote up http://www.last.fm/music/%E5%9D%82%E6%9C%AC%E9%BE%8D%E4%B8%80/+images/ab93a40e18c2600d11ee70309a4dd7e3
  • that said, merry christmas mr. lawrence OST is perfect, well suited to winter, david bowie pertinent – and more!
  • @ohsolucky @menyauthe yes, "best place to start" is a very tough question in the YMO universe. there is literally no band (trio or otherwise) whose combined output covers a broader breadth as well or as influentially
  • Also WHY IS IT SO HARD to find the music he composed for the movie Snake Eyes (1997)??
  • ryuichi is about to get more popular I feel cause of the Revenant...much deserved of course.

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