Yutaka Yamada

Birth:Mar 14, 1989
Years active:2011-Present
Hometown:Tokyo, Japan
Websitehttps://www.yutakayamada.com/ Yutaka Yamada is a Los Angelesbased music composer known for his work on the anime television series Tokyo Ghoul VINLAND SAGA and major Japanese films such as Death Note:Light Up the New World BLEACH and KINDGOM. His masterpiece soundtracks for Tokyo Ghoul have gained worldwide popularity with related videos totaling over 70 million views on Youtube. In 2018 Yamada composed for Cry Me a Sad River a Chinese film which had succeeded with USD 51Mil. In the same year Eminem sampled Yamadas master piece Glassy Sky from Tokyo Ghoul on his song Good Guy in his Kamikaze album. In 2019 he has worked alongside Sony Pictures for their megahit liveaction film KINGDOM in which he received nomination for the 43rd Japan Academy Film Prize for Best Music Score. WIT Studio famous for producing Attack on Titan released their most anticipated animation series VINLAND SAGA with an original soundtrack composed entirely by Yamada. Born in 1989 Yamada graduated from Senzoku Gakuen College of Music where he passionately studied musical composition. In 2009 he entered and won the first prize at VIENNA INSTRUMENTS Strings Arrangement Contest. Today he is represented by Soundtrack Music Associates and has since relocated his production base from Tokyo to Sonic Fuel Studios in Los Angeles.