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Hideto Takarai(born January 29, 1969 in Wakayama, Japan) known professionally as Hyde, is the singer for the Japanese rock band L`Arc~en~Ciel as well as the singer for VAMPS. He joined L`Arc~en~Ciel in 1991 after leaving the band Jerusalem`s Rod where he was the guitarist. In addition to being the lead singer and main lyricist of L`Arc~en~Ciel, Hyde has released 4 solo albums and 8 singles, as well as started his own independent record label called VAMPROSE.
Hyde keeps much of his personal life secret. On December 25, 2000 Hyde married singer/model/actress/news reporter Megumi Oishi. Oishi gave birth to their first child, a son, on November 11, 2003.
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Soundtrack, Actor/Actress, Composer
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Hideto Takarai (寶井 秀人 Takarai Hideto, born January 29, 1969 in Wakayama, Japan), known exclusively by his stage name Hyde, is a Japanese musician, singer-songwriter, record producer and actor. He is best known as vocalist for the rock band L'Arc-en-Ciel, as well as for Vamps. While in L'Arc-en-Ciel his name is stylized as hyde, whereas in his solo work and Vamps it is stylized as HYDE.
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Wings Tattoo In Shoulderblades, Thorns Tattoo In Arm
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Alternative rock, hard rock, pop rock
Musician, singer-songwriter, record producer, actor
Vocals, guitar, keyboards, saxophone, harmonica
Ki/oon/Haunted, Gan-Shin (EU), Tofu (US)
L'Arc-en-Ciel, Vamps, Jerusalem's Rod