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10 Hottest Japanese Visual Kei Bands With Most Beautiful Men

Presenting the most beautiful men of J-rock! 10 best looking visual kei bands were determined by popular votes. Created by Rinkya, your source for Yahoo Japan Auction items in English! Find more articles on our blog.

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8. SuG

Via blogs.yahoo.co.jp

363 votes. Their band name "SuG" is based on English term "thug," spelled intentionally so to make it familiar for Japanese tongue. Vocalist Takeru also runs his original apparel brand called million$orchestra.

5. Sid

Via ruthparapat.blogspot.com

567 votes. SiD is a musically versatile band that can cover from ballads to 8-bit pieces. They've contributed songs to anime Fullmetal Alchemist twice, one is "RAIN (レイン)" and "Lies (嘘)"

4. Alice Nine

Via alicenine.org

613 votes. Alice Nine chose to include number "9" in their band name because in Yin and Yang cosmology it symbolizes "the strongest." They're also inspired by X JAPAN and LUNA SEA.

3. Golden Bomber

Via http://今日の速報ニュース.jp/wp1/1101.html

707 votes. Members of this band all have strong characters and they do not actually play any instruments. They consider themselves "air guitar bands," which I guess in a way truly makes them a visual kei (visual-focused band).

1. ViViD

Via blogs.yahoo.co.jp

1306 votes. ViViD is a young and talented band debuted in 2011. Their music is extremely catchy, and also they've composed themes to several anime titles such as BLEACH ("BLUE"), Gundam AGE ("REAL"), and Level E ("Yume: mugen no kanata").

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