Ryuichi Sakamoto

Watch a clip of Ryuichi Sakamoto’s final performance in ‘Opus’ trailer

"I feel relieved that I was able to record before my death – a performance that I was satisfied with," the composer said in a posthumous statement

Ryuichi Sakamoto’s solo works gathered on new Milan Records compilation ‘Travesía’

The album was curated by Oscar-winning director and former collaborator Alejandro González Iñárritu

Video game music wouldn’t be the same without Ryuichi Sakamoto

The legendary musician inspired a generation of video game developers and composers while paving the way for electronic music

Listen to a collection of Nokia ringtones composed by Ryuichi Sakamoto

The pioneering electronic musician, composer and actor died recently after a battle with cancer

Ryuichi Sakamoto, 1952-2023: an inimitable sonic innovator

From pioneering electronic music in Yellow Magic Orchestra to crafting unforgettable scores for the screen, the legendary Japanese musician and composer leaves behind a sprawling, singular body of work

Ryuichi Sakamoto plays what may be his last concert following cancer diagnosis

"My strength has really fallen, so a normal concert of about an hour to ninety minutes would be very difficult," he said

Ryuichi Sakamoto announces new album ’12’

Sakamoto's first non-soundtrack album in nearly six years will arrive early 2023

Listen to Thundercat’s cover of Ryuichi Sakamoto’s ‘Thousand Knives’

'A Tribute To Ryuichi Sakamoto: To The Moon And Back' is due out in December