Japanese composer Ryuichi Sakamoto dies at 71

Japanese composer Ryuichi Sakamoto is dead at 71


Japanese composer Ryuichi Sakamoto, pioneer of electronic music and author of many film scores, died on March 28 at the age of 71 from cancer detected in 2020, his team announced on Sunday on his official website. 

“He lived with the music until the very end,” his team added in a statement, explaining that the artist had wanted a discreet funeral reserved to his family circle.

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