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Yoshiki Hayashi was born on November 20, 1965 in Chiba, Japan. See full bio »

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 2009 Goemon (lyrics: "Rosa") / (writer: "Rosa")
 2008 Repo! The Genetic Opera (producer: "Depraved Heart Murder At Sanitarium Square" - as Yoshiki)
 2007 Saw IV (writer: "I.V." - as Yoshiki)
 2007 Catacombs (performer: "Blue Butterfly") / (writer: "Blue Butterfly")
 2004 Windstruck (writer: "Tears")
 1998 In God's Hands (writer: "Sane" - as Yoshiki)
 1996 X (arranger: "Forever Love") / (lyrics: "Forever Love") / (music: "Forever Love") / (performer: "Forever Love")
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Conducted the American Symphony Orchestra in New York for cover version of "Black Diamond" for KISS tribute album

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Alternate Names:

X Japan | Yoshiki

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Held a panel on August 5th, 2006 at the famed Japanese animation convention Otakon in Baltimore, Maryland. It is his first US public appearance. During the panel, he revealed that he has secretly planned with the extremely popular Japanese rocker Gackt to form a band sometime within the next year. He also made mention that the long-delayed Violet UK debut album is nearly finished and shall also be... See more »



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