Ryuichi Sakamoto - 1996
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1996 Ratings: #68
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Barelydead
70

Brian Eno is probably the most well know ambient music artist of all time, but I am sure that people are more familiar with Ryuichi Sakamoto's works and more specifically with the album "1996" without even know the artist behind this work.
"1996" is a selection of Sakamoto's most popular compositions. Many of them were used on films and TV series or TV programs as background music, and while I think that overall is one of his finest works, I have listened these soundtracks ... read more

Gaspurga87
90

"Merry Christmas, Mr Lawrence" parece que haya sido creada para este formato.

Flannel_
90

The album equivalent to standing on a bus stop in the winter snow without even a gust of wind, in deafening silence.

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Track List

  1. A Day a Gorilla Gives a Banana (ゴリラがバナナをくれる日 Gorira ga Banana wo Kureru Hi)
  2. Rain
  3. Bibo no Aozora (美貌の青空, Beauty of a Blue Sky)
  4. The Last Emperor
  5. 1919
  6. Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence
  7. M.A.Y. in The Backyard
  8. The Sheltering Sky
  9. A Tribute to N.J.P.
  10. High Heels (Main Theme)
  11. Aoneko no Torso (青猫のトルソ, Torso of a Blue Cat)
  12. The Wuthering Heights
  13. Parolibre
  14. Acceptance (End Credit) -Little Buddha
  15. Before Long
  16. Bring them home
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Added on: July 21, 2017