The world is mourning the loss of beloved Japanese musician Atsushi Sakurai. He was the lead vocalist of the rock band Buck-Tick. Sadly he died on 19th October 2023 at the age of 57. As per news reports, he suffered a brainstem haemorrhage.
He was rushed to the hospital after suffering health complications during the concert in Yokohama. Here we will be diving into the story and find out what happened to him.
What Happened to Atsushi Sakurai?
During a concert in Yokohama, he complained about headaches. Later in the evening, he was taken to a nearby hospital after suffering from brainstem haemorrhage. Sadly he was pronounced dead on Thursday i.e 19 October 2023.
His family and loved ones organised a private funeral in Sakurai. Fans are heartbroken over his death. Tributes are pouring in from his fans and notable celebrities on social media.
How Did Atsushi Sakurai Die? Cause of Death
As mentioned above, he died from a brainstem haemorrhage. During a concert in Yokohama, he complained about headaches and was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Who was Atsushi Sakurai?
He was a renowned musician and songwriter from Japan. He was the lyricist and lead vocalist of the famous rock band Buck-Tick. He joined the band in 1983 as a drummer but later also became their lead vocalist. For the past 38 years, he fronted the band.
Who was Atsushi Sakurai married to? Wife
He was married to Sayuri Watanabe, Buck-Tick’s stylist from 1991 to 1992.
The couple were blessed with a son named Haruka Tono.