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Formed in 1988, B’z are guitarist 松本孝弘 and vocalist, 稲葉浩志. Over the span of twenty-five years, B’z have released 19 albums, 6 EPs (including a Korea-only release) and 51 singles, with 16 of the albums and 47 of the singles consecutively debuting #1 on Japan’s Oricon Chart. B’z have sold over 80 million CDs in Japan alone, making them the best-selling artist in Japan’s history.Read More...
Under the recommendation of Steve Vai, B’z were inducted into the Hollywood Rock Walk in 2007 as the first Asian artist. As a world acclaimed six-string virtuoso, Tak Matsumoto joined legendary guitarists Jimmy Page, Joe Perry, Ace Frehley and Slash, to become the fifth guitarist in the world to have his own Gibson USA signature model, the ‘Tak Matsumoto Les Paul.’ In 2010, Matsumoto released Take Your Pick with jazz guitarist, Larry Carlton, and won the Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Album at the 53rd Grammy Awards last February. Koshi Inaba’s solo efforts include the studio album, Hadou, which was also released in 2010 and debuted number one on the Oricon album charts. Inaba also appeared as a guest vocalist on Slash’s solo album last year.
Besides releasing a long line of number one singles and albums in Japan, B’z are known for their dynamic live shows. They began 2010 with a sold-out dome tour in Japan, including 4 nights at the famed Tokyo Dome with 600,000 fans in attendance.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- LOVE PHANTOM - 126,508 plays
- Calling - 82,660 plays
- LyricsYuuyake no machi wa hageshisa wo sotto wasureteru
Itsuka mita sora ga, boku no kokoro wo kaesu yo dokoka ni
Atarashii kurashi ni mo sukoshi wa narete kita kedo
Kattena boku wa kimi wo omoidasu
Alone, bokura wa sorezore no hana wo
- LyricsGiragira shita machi wo nuke
Sassato uchi ni kaerou
Omowanu kouji juutai de
Akai lamp wo nagamerya
Mata kangaesugi no mushi ga
- Ultra Soul - 108,587 plays
- LADY NAVIGATION - 60,364 plays
- It's Showtime!! - 56,524 plays
- BE THERE - 54,764 plays
- love me, I love you - 57,046 plays
- Easy Come, Easy Go! - 48,229 plays