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Composer Ryuichi Sakamoto Diagnosed With Cancer

The world-renowned composer named Ryuichi Sakamoto has revealed that he is stopping all of his musical performances, so he can focus on getting better and devoting himself to the treatment of mesopharyngeal carcinoma. Announced by his record company Avex, it truly is sad to see him struggle with his cancer but hopefully he will be able to receive proper treatment, so he can continue on living his live and making beautiful music.

The 62-year-old Ryuichi Sakamoto is known for his musical work on the “Appleseed” films, “Le Chevalier D’Eon” and “Royal Space Force: The Wings of Honneamise”. His name is also attached to anime films/series like “Gurrenn Lagann”, “Kaiji” and “Soreike! Anpanman”.

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Deadpool616824d ago (Edited 824d ago )

I'm sorry to hear that. I'll definitely have this guy in my prayers. I've enjoyed his work in Gurren Lagann and he's good at what he does. Definitely an amazing composer. Hopefully he will pull through this and gets back to doing what he loves.