Japan's Bono: Yoshiki Is Ready to Take on the U.S.

He may have a small U.S. fan base but he has been called the Bono of Japan. Yoshiki, the drummer and pianist of the rock band X-Japan, has sold millions of records and regularly plays to 50,000 to 70,000 people. He has a branded Visa card, a fragrance line and a race car team. He's the first human to have a Hello Kitty doll named after him. And now he wants to conquer America. "We wanted to come here [to America] a long time ago," Yoshiki said. "Because of our influence. ... Kiss,...Full Story
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