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Rock singer Masahiro Kuwana dead at 59

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Musician Masahiro Kuwana has died of respiratory failure. He was 59.

The rock singer passed away in Osaka on Friday, Sankei Shimbun reported. He had been hospitalized in a coma since July after he collapsed at his home.

Kuwana made his singing debut in 1976 with the album "Who are you?" His fourth single, "Sexual Violet No. 1," became a hit when it was used as a theme song for cosmetics maker Kanebo.

Kuwana was arrested and served a three-year term for the possession of cocaine in 1977. When he got out in 1980, he became an actor and starred in his first drama, "Koibito-tachi." In 1980, he later married singer Ann Lewis but the couple divorced four years later.

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How about a photo, so we can know who he is?

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Go to Google. You can find his pictures.

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just waiting for the cover "who were you?"

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Sad. I feel sorry for his family and loved ones. Rest in peace Masahiro Kuwana.

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