- Name: Hiroyoshi Kato (加藤浩義)
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Hiroyoshi Kato is a commissioned artist from noisycroak Co.,Ltd., a Tokyo-based sound production company focused on video game soundtracks.
Hiroyoshi made his BEMANI debut in 2005 on DanceDanceRevolution EXTREME2 with SEDUCTION and TOMORROW. Kato also provided the background music for this game. Since then, he has been a regular contributor to the DanceDanceRevolution series, occasionally appearing in other BEMANI series.
- Hiroyoshi never produced a KONAMI original song for any series other than DanceDanceRevolution until 2016.
- Hiroyoshi also composed music for SEGA's Yakuza series, Toukiden and TIME TRAVELERS.
- Besides the BEMANI series, Hiroyoshi composed several tracks for TAITO's game GROOVE COASTER under his SATO alias, alongside Nobuyoshi Sano.
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