Ryuichi Sakamoto

坂本龍一 (Sakamoto Ryuuichi)

Also known as H. Sakamoto, H.Sakamoto, Last Emperor, The, Lyuichi, Lyuichi Sakamoto, R. S., R. Sakamoto, R.S., R.Sakamoto, Rioichi Sakamoto, Riuchi Sakamoto, Riuichi Sakamoto, Ruichi Sakamoto, Ryûichi Sakamoto, Ryuchi Sakamoto, Ryuichi, Ryuichi Hosono, Ryuichi Sacamoto, Ryuichi Sakamato, Ryuichi Sakamot, Ryuichi Sakamoto-Writer, Ryuichi Salcamoto, Ryuishi Sakamoto, Sagamoto, Sakamolo, Sakamoto, Sakamoto Ryuichi, 坂本 龍一, 坂本龍一
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Discography of Ryuichi Sakamoto:

# Release title Dwnld Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
51 Soundbytes ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 14 Audio 1994 Mesa Recordings
52 音楽図鑑 (完璧盤) Illustrated Musical Encyclopedia ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 8 Audio 1986 10 Records
53 Coda ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 2 Audio 1983 Polydor K.K.
54 B-2 Unit ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 8 Audio 1980 Island Records
55 Risky (Extended Version) ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 2 Audio 1987 CBS
56 The Other Side Of Love ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 3 Audio 1997-01-29
57 Chasm ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 14 Audio 2004-02-25 Warner Music Japan
58 Aile De Honnêamise - Royal Space Force (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 15 Audio 1987 Midi Inc.
59 Chasm ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 15 Audio 2004-06-00 KAB America
60 BTTB ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 16 Audio 2000-02-08 Sony Classical
61 Love & Hate ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 5 Audio 1994 Elektra
62 Illustrated Musical Encyclopedia ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 8 Audio 1986 10 Records
63 Sayonara ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 3 Audio 1991-10-21
64 Sweet Revenge ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 13 Audio 1994-06-16
65 Heartbeat ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 4 Audio 1992 Virgin
66 The Arrangement ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 8 Audio 1990-03-25 Alfa Records, Inc
67 Field Work + Steppin' Into Asia ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 5 Audio 1987-08-05 Midi Inc.
68 Gruppo Musicale ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 13 Audio 1989-02-01 Midi Inc.
69 Riot In Lagos ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 2 Audio 1980 Island Records
70 Playing The Orchestra ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 29 Audio 1988
71 Beauty ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 11 Audio 1990 Virgin
72 High Heels Soundtrack ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 20 Audio 1991 Antilles
73 Wild Palms ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 18 Audio 1993 Capitol Records
74 Aile De Honnêamise - Royal Space Force (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 15 Audio 1992
75 El Mar Mediterrani ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 3 Audio 1997-01-01 Gütbounce
76 Image Sketch Of "Aile De Honnêamise" ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 4 Audio 1987-08-05 Midi Inc.
77 Peachboy ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 9 Audio 1991 Kid Rhino
78 Discord ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 5 Audio 1997-07-02
79 Futurista ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 10 Audio 1986 Midi Inc.
80 Futurista ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 10 Audio 1991 Midi Inc.
81 You Do Me ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 5 Audio 1989
82 Playing The Orchestra ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 26 Audio 1988
83 Left Handed Dream ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 14 Audio 1988-04-26 Plexus Holland
84 Gohatto ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 21 Audio 2000 Milan
85 Best Selection ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 13 Audio 1986 Alfa Records, Inc
86 /05 ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 14 Audio 2005-09-28 Warner Music Japan
87 Computer Games - Fire Cracker / Riot In Lagos ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 2 Audio HTF Records
88 Moto.tronic ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 19 Audio 2003 Sony Classical
89 Field Work ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 3 Audio 1985
90 Coda ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 16 Audio 1983 London Records
91 B-2 Unit ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 8 Audio 1988-04-22 Plexus Holland
92 Music For Yohji Yamamoto Collection 1995 ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 3 Audio 1996-01-01 Gütbounce
93 Field Work ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 2 Audio 1985
94 Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 19 Audio 1988 Midi Inc.
95 You Do Me ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 5 Audio 1990 Virgin
96 Comica ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 6 Audio 2002-02-27 WEA Japan
97 Esperanto ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 8 Audio 1985 MIDI Inc.
98 CM/TV ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 50 Audio 2002-10-23 WEA Japan
99 L.O.L. (Lack Of Love) ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 13 Audio 2000-11-08 WEA Japan
100 Heartbeat ↓ mp3 ↓ zip 12 Audio 1992 Virgin Records Canada Inc.


Ryuichi Sakamoto (born January 17, 1952 in Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese musician, composer and actor. Sakamoto studied at the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, where he graduated with a BA in composition, and a Master's degree with special emphasis electronic and ethnic music. Sakamoto began his career in the late 1970s, working as a composer, arranger and producer with some of Japan's most popular rock, jazz and classical artists. He released his first solo album in 1978 but came to fame as a member of Japanese synth-rock outfit [a=Yellow Magic Orchestra] with co-founders [a=Haruomi Hosono] and [a=Yukihiro Takahashi]. He collaborated with [a=David Sylvian] on a number of singles and most of Sylvian's albums. He appeared in the 1983 Nagisa Oshima film Merry Christmas, Mr Lawrence alongside British rock singer David Bowie; he also wrote the film's musical score. He won the Academy Award for his score to the 1987 Bernardo Bertolucci film The Last Emperor. He has also written soundtracks for Pedro Almodovar's film High Heels, and Oliver Stone's Wild Palms. Sakamoto was married to a Japanese pianist and singer [a=Akiko Yano], collaborating with her on some of her recordings. He is also known as a critic of copyright law, saying it is antiquated in the information age.


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