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Relatives remember victims of 1985 JAL jet crash on 37th anniversary

Kyodo 12 Aug 2022
The families of victims of the 1985 Japan Airlines plane crash on a mountain north of Tokyo that claimed 520 lives offered prayers on Friday, though the number climbing the steep trail to pay their respects at the site is on the decline as the relatives age ... The dead included 43-year-old singer Kyu Sakamoto, known for his smash-hit song "Sukiyaki.".
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Movie Reviews: Bullet Train

Nashville Pride 12 Aug 2022
(***). “Fate will do what it wills,” said The Elder ... Hence the setting and situation ... They don’t look alike but kill alike ... Composer Dominic Lewis deserves praise too, along with the eclectic playlist that includes the boisterous ‘I Just Want to Celebrate’ by Rare Earth, Alejandro Sanz’s pushy ‘La Despedida’ and the sublime ‘Sukiyaki’ by Kyu Sakamoto.
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AUDIO JUNKIE: The inscrutable ena mori and other points of interest

Manila Bulletin 08 Aug 2022
ena mori (Facebook) ... ena mori ... Engelbert Humperdinck re-emerges with “I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles.” Edgy UPSAHL menacingly croons on rock-imbued original “My Time To ShineAlejandro Sanz sings on Lewis-written “La Despedida.” Also included on the soundtrack is Miki Asakura’s “Holding Out For A Hero (Dance Version)” and Kyu Sakamoto “Sukiyaki” ... .
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Even Brad Pitt Can't Lend Bullet Train Some Steam

Time 04 Aug 2022
in an apparent attempt to mimic Tarantino’s affectionate use of deep cuts, the movie’s oh-so-cleverly curated vintagey soundtrack includes both a chipper Japanese cover of the Bee Gees’ “Staying Alive” and Kyu Sakamoto’s 1963 international ...
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Even Brad Pitt Can’t Lend Bullet Train Some Steam

Time Magazine 04 Aug 2022
in an apparent attempt to mimic Tarantino’s affectionate use of deep cuts, the movie’s oh-so-cleverly curated vintagey soundtrack includes both a chipper Japanese cover of the Bee Gees’ “Staying Alive” and Kyu Sakamoto’s 1963 international ...
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The 1960s top-10 review part 41

Victoria Advocate 18 Jun 2022
We now proceed with the S list of smashing songs from the sixties, but first a little invite. ... Look under Community Playlists and my name when searching for Across the Charts and Top Pop 100. 1950s and Top Pop 100. 1970s ... Crispian St ... Kyu Sakamoto- Sukiyaki ... Tragically, Sakamoto was one of 520 people killed in a Japan Airlines crash in 1985 — he was 43.
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Sukiyaka - Kyu Sakamoto

Bitchute 09 Apr 2022
Go to the source via the article link to view the video ....
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‘Licorice Pizza’: a guide to Paul Thomas Anderson’s film soundtracks

NME 11 Jan 2022
Ad feature with Universal Pictures Boogie Nights (1997) ... Magnolia (1999) ... Barry King/WireImage) ... Can, The Marketts, Kyu Sakamoto and Neil Young drift in and out along with spoken-word dialogue from the film, but this was Greenwood’s chance to cruise through the backstreets of ’70s Hollywood and pick ’n’ mix his favourite filmic influences ... .
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Jonny Greenwood’s film scores – ranked!

NME 02 Nov 2021
‘We Need To Talk About Kevin’ (2011) ... “It wasn’t long enough,” Greenwood told Uncut ... 8 ... 7 ... Can, The Marketts, Kyu Sakamoto and Neil Young drift in and out along with spoken word dialogue from the film, but this was Greenwood’s chance to cruise through the backstreets of ’70s Hollywood and pick ’n’ mix his favourite filmic influences ... .
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BTS song 'Butter' ranks No. 4 on Billboard Hot 100

Korea Times 10 Aug 2021
BTS / Courtsy of Big Hit Music. South Korean superband BTS' Billboard-topping hit "Butter" came in at No. 4 on this week's Billboard main singles chart, slipping from last week's top spot. "BTS' "Butter" drops to No ... time). "It posts a 10th week at No ... 1 song of 2021 ... Japanese singer Kyu Sakamoto held the title with "Sukiyaki" in 1963 ... It debuted at No ... .
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Closing Ceremony Gives Athletes Glimpse of City With ‘All Tokyoites'

NBCBayArea 09 Aug 2021
After weeks of rigorous competition, it’s time for Olympic athletes to unwind ... The Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, pop singer Kyu Sakamoto, Tokyo Metropolitan Katakura Senior High School Brass Band, DJ Matsunaga and singer milet injected the stadium with energy as bikers and dancers flew across the stage ... .
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Live updates from Olympics closing ceremony: Bidding farewell to Summer Games in Tokyo

The Hillsdale Daily News 08 Aug 2021
Conducted one year behind schedule because of the coronavirus pandemic, Japan pulled off these Games despite more than 400 cases connected to the event ... ET before airing in primetime (8-11 p.m ... The U.S ... Music will begin to play and various performers, among them pop singer Kyu Sakamoto and the Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, will enter the athlete area.
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Recapping the Olympics closing ceremony: Bidding farewell to Summer Games in Tokyo

The Daily Reporter 08 Aug 2021
Conducted one year behind schedule because of the coronavirus pandemic, Japan pulled off these Games despite more than 400 cases connected to the event ... ET) on NBC. 'WE CAN DO IT ALL' ... WELCOME HOME ... Music will begin to play and various performers, among them pop singer Kyu Sakamoto and the Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, will enter the athlete area.
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BTS reigns Billboard Hot 100 for 10 weeks, with 'Butter' leading for 9

Korea Times 03 Aug 2021
BTS / Yonhap. South Korean superband BTS sat atop Billboard's main singles chart for the 10th consecutive week, with "Butter" leading the latest Hot 100. "'Butter' is officially No. 1 on this week's #Hot100 chart for a ninth week," Billboard said on its Twitter account on Monday (U.S ... Japanese singer Kyu Sakamoto held the title with "Sukiyaki" in 1963.
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Tokyo sukiyaki restaurant open over 140 years to shut due to virus

Asahi News 30 Jul 2021
The boisterous conversations are coming to an end at a sukiyaki restaurant with a 140-plus-year history in Tokyo’s Asakusa district, which will shut its doors after a plunge in business its owner blames on the COVID-19 pandemic ... 15 ... SERVING THREE GENERATIONS ... In the meantime, he added, he would be singing Kyu Sakamoto's 1960s hit song "Sukiyaki." .

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