Japanese pop star in drag Ladybeard on his Chinese fans, and his teenage kawaiicore bandmates in Babybeard

//Japanese pop star in drag Ladybeard on his Chinese fans, and his teenage kawaiicore bandmates in Babybeard

Japanese pop star in drag Ladybeard on his Chinese fans, and his teenage kawaiicore bandmates in Babybeard

Just now, Japanese pop/heavy metal star Ladybeard might be the celebrity the world needs. Onstage a five-year-old girl, offstage he is Richard Margarey, 37, from Adelaide in Australia. Since moving to Japan in 2013, he has performed with a series of so-called “kawaiicore” bands – a genre blending elements of J-pop and heavy metal, the most famous of them called Ladybaby.He lived in Hong Kong from 2006 to 2012, working among other things as an actor (his biggest role was as baddy Rambo in 2011…

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