One of Japan’s most famous composers, Mamoru Samuragochi, has been pulling a Milli Vanilli for quite some time. Samuragochi admitted and apologized last week to the press and his fans for his deceit.
“Samuragochi is deeply sorry as he has betrayed fans and disappointed others. He knows he could not possibly make any excuse for what he has done…I started hiring the person to compose music for me around 1996, when I was asked to make movie music for the first time,” in a statement issued early morning Feb. 5th.
Daisuke Takahashi is Japan’s best chance at a gold medal in this year’s Winter Olympics and was set to use one of Samuragochi’s big tracks for his routine. Read more on the original story.
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