Famous Record Producers from Japan

List of notable or famous record producers from Japan, with bios and photos, including the top record producers born in Japan and even some popular record producers who immigrated to Japan. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Japanese record producers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These record producers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known record producer from Japan is included when available.

List features Akira Takasaki, Ayumi Hamasaki and more.

This historic record producers from Japan list can help answer the questions "Who are some Japanese record producers of note?" and "Who are the most famous record producers from Japan?" These prominent record producers of Japan may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Japanese record producers.

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    • Birthplace: Osaka, Japan
    Akira Takasaki (高崎 晃, Takasaki Akira, born February 22, 1961, in Osaka, Japan) is a Japanese musician and songwriter. He is best known as the lead guitarist and sole constant member of the heavy ...more
    • Birthplace: Japan, Fukuoka
    Ayumi Hamasaki (浜崎あゆみ, Hamasaki Ayumi, born October 2, 1978) is a Japanese singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, model, spokesperson and entrepreneur. Through her entire career, she has ...more
    • Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
    Daisuke Asakura (浅倉 大介, Asakura Daisuke, born November 4, 1967) is a Japanese musician, songwriter and producer who is known for his compositional work and skill at the keyboards.
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    Age: 48
    • Birthplace: East Asia, Kumamoto Prefecture, Asia, Japan, Kyushu
    Die (born December 20, 1974 in Mie) is a Japanese musician and guitarist. He is best known as one of the guitarists of extreme metal band Dir En Grey. He has been with the band since its inception in ...more
    • Birthplace: Seattle, Washington
    Bobbie Merveille better known by her stage name DJ Heavygrinder, is an American disc jockey.