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Hiroyuki Sawano

1980 - Today

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Hiroyuki Sawano (澤野 弘之, Sawano Hiroyuki, born September 12, 1980) is a Japanese composer, arranger, musician, lyricist and pianist best known for his work on many anime series, television dramas, and films. His works include the musical scores for Attack on Titan, Legend of the Galactic Heroes#The New Thesis, Blue Exorcist, Kill la Kill, Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn, Aldnoah.Zero, and The Seven Deadly Sins. He was represented by Legendoor between 2006 and 2017, and is currently represented by VV-ALKLINE. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hiroyuki Sawano has received more than 1,550,333 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Hiroyuki Sawano is the 1,120th most popular composer (down from 960th in 2019), the 1,227th most popular biography from Japan (down from 1,020th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Japanese Composer.

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  • 19

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  • 4.72

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  • 2.02

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Hiroyuki Sawano ranks 1,120 out of 1,228Before him are Lepo Sumera, Jocelyn Pook, Nicholas Hooper, Earl Scruggs, Ezio Bosso, and Franghiz Ali-Zadeh. After him are Charles Tomlinson Griffes, Alexandre Levy, Zakir Hussain, Junichi Masuda, Rachel Portman, and Pascal Dusapin.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1980, Hiroyuki Sawano ranks 116Before him are Rachel Nichols, Tiziano Ferro, Vitantonio Liuzzi, Yasuhito Endō, Zdeněk Grygera, and Lene Marlin. After him are Sarah Carter, Jenna Dewan, Nikola Žigić, Didier Zokora, Eddie Kaye Thomas, and Deryck Whibley.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Hiroyuki Sawano ranks 1,227 out of 5,560Before him are Mayumi Omatsu (1970), Chiaki Yamada (1966), Mazie Hirono (1947), Atsushi Uchiyama (1959), Mikio Aoki (1934), and Ai Iijima (1972). After him are Kazuo Ozaki (1960), George W. Casey Jr. (1948), Nikka Costa (1972), Hiromasa Yonebayashi (1973), Tetsuo Hamuro (1917), and Kaoru Kadohara (1970).

Among COMPOSERS In Japan

Among composers born in Japan, Hiroyuki Sawano ranks 14Before him are Toshi Ichiyanagi (1933), Akira Ifukube (1914), Kenji Kawai (1957), Koji Kondo (1961), Akira Yamaoka (1968), and Masaaki Suzuki (1954). After him are Junichi Masuda (1968), Kazumi Totaka (1967), and Hitoshi Sakimoto (1969).

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