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Meet Yohio, The Most Kawaii Man In Sweden

Swedish pop stars get to be anime princes.

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If you think his glam style courts androgyny, you're definitely right.

Via Twitter: @YOHIO_Seremedy

"A guy wearing a dress is not a sexual thing," Yohio said to Sweden's The Local. He was inspired by 80's Japanese Visual Kei glam costumes, and found An Cafe's androgyny liberating.


Loud fashion sense aside, he's a serious guitar-nerd.

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As is the Visual Kei pop star tradition. Here is him shredding at age 15.

He taught Yohio how to play the guitar, and he's totally cool with what Yohio does.


Also, Yohio's grandfather Jan-Eric Rehn was the guitarist in the popband Panthers. Tommy Rehn is also Yohio's manager. You can see him acting as his son's spokesperson on Japanese TV.


His big hit is "Heartbreak Hotel":

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This is the jam he performed on Melodifestivalen.

He tweets in Japanese