Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence is the soundtrack composed by Ryuichi Sakamoto for the 1983 film by the same name starring David Bowie.
The film is notable for its soundtrack, by Ryuichi Sakamoto. The main score ranks among Sakamoto’s most well-known songs and made him known to a broader public.
The soundtrack also contains the vocal version of this title track, better known as “Forbidden Colours” with lyrics sung and composed by David Sylvian.
Original Issue. LP. MCA 6125. NM*****