Ichiro Mizuki (水木 一郎, Mizuki Ichirō), real name Toshio Hayakawa (早川 俊夫, Hayakawa Toshio) (born January 7, 1948 in Tokyo), is a Japanese singer, composer, voice actor and actor. He is best known for his anime and tokusatsu such as Mazinger Z, Great Mazinger, Kamen Rider and Metal Hero series.
Ichiro Mizuki began his solo career in 1968, although his first single "Kimi ni sasageru Boku no Uta" was released as this song was composed by Kanae Wada. Later, he starts to sing his theme song during the 1970s. His first anime song called Genshi Shounen Ryuu was released in 1971 as the opening theme from the animated television series Genshi Shounen Ryuu. Then he released many other anime and tokusatsu songs from Super Robot, Science Fiction, Sports, Kamen Rider, Metal Hero and Super Sentai series. Ichiro Mizuki has been sang more than 1000 songs since his anison debut.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Ichirou Mizuki Official Site
- Ichiro Mizuki Official English Language Website Archived 2008-06-06 at the Wayback Machine
- Ichiro Mizuki at the Anison Database
- Ichiro Mizuki at the Anime News Network
- Ichiro Mizuki Archived 2007-09-12 at the Wayback Machine at the Henshin Hall of Fame
- Ichiro Mizuki on IMDb