Kyu Sakamoto

Kyu Sakamoto

About Kyu Sakamoto

Kyu Sakamoto (born Hisashi Oshima 10 December 1941 _ 12 August 1985) was a Japanese singer and actor, best known outside of Japan for his international hit song 'Sukiyaki', which was sung in Japanese and sold over 13 million copies. It reached number one in the United States Billboard Hot 100 in June 1963.

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