Ichiro Mizuki leading Japanese anime and tokusatsu songwriter



Ichiro Mizuki 水木 一郎, (real name Toshio Hayakawa 早川 俊夫) is  a 62 year old Japanese musician from Tokyo who is responsible for the creation of over 1,200 anime, TV and tokusatsu songs.  Many of anime series in which Mizuki wrote the music such as Mazinger Z are popular throughout the world and his is known as  Aniki (アニキ?, “big brother”) of the anison, or anime music genre. Mizuki has traveled the world to play concerts and anime conventions where he has a dedicated fan base.

The following TV news report claims that the Ichiro Mizuki wikipedia entry has been translated into 91 languages thus making him one of  the most famous Japanese people in the world

Mazinger Z live
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AMBITION live at the World Cosplay Summit WCS
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3 Responses to “Ichiro Mizuki leading Japanese anime and tokusatsu songwriter”

  1. e-jump Says:

    He will be at AFA:Anisong this yr for the 3rd time :)

  2. okiba Says:

    Ichiro Mizuki is a god! Love his songs

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