YOSHIKI Donates $100,000.00 To Help Displaced Hurricane Victims Through MusiCares

What You Need to Know:

  • n October 9, 2017, YOSHIKI donated $100,000.00 to help get immediate aid to hurricane victims in the United States and its territories. YOSHIKI delivered the check in New York to MusiCares®, a charity of the Recording Academy™ via Jennifer Leff, LCSW Senior Director, Health & Human Services. The donation will be funded immediately to MusiCares’s current hurricane relief efforts through Yoshiki Foundation America 501(c)(3). 100% of all donations to Musicares go directly to people in need.
  • The donation ceremony followed a Q&A with YOSHIKI and a special screening of WE ARE X, the award-winning documentary about X JAPAN — one of the most successful rock bands in Japanese history — at the Bryant Park Hotel in New York City.
  • WE ARE X has been released in a limited edition DVD and Vinyl soundtrack bundle now available worldwide through PledgeMusic: https://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/wearex. YOSHIKI is currently touring 10 countries in Europe for WE ARE X theatrical premieres.

Source: Official Press Release

Notable Quotes

I’m from Japan but I live in America, YOSHIKI said. When Japan got hit by the Tsunami Earthquake in 2011, the people of America supported Japan. I was really moved by that, so I’d like to keep supporting America as much as I can. My heart goes out to all those who are affected.

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Yoshiki, not only are you a god to many women in the world, but you now have just become the super god in my heart.

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What an extravagant human being.