World renowned Champagne House, Champagne Pommery, is delighted to announce the UK launch of an extraordinary collaboration with YOSHIKI. The Japanese launch of ‘Y by YOSHIKI’ saw 10,000 bottles sold out in 24 hours, including a portion sold on the oﬃcial online sales site, which sold out in 10 minutes. The speed at which this champagne sold out was unprecedented in Pommery's long history, which dates back to its founding in 1836.
This collaboration is the culmination of many years of development, these two iconic leaders proudly unveil the UK release of ‘Y by YOSHIKI’, marking a historic moment in the world of luxury beverages. The launch of ‘Y by YOSHIKI’ also coincides with Yoshiki’s Royal Albert Hall headline debut on 13th October, as part of his latest world tour, REQUIEM. Accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra and special guests, this concert will celebrate the 10th anniversary of his Yoshiki Classical album (co-produced and arranged by acclaimed Beatles producer George Martin), which debuted at #1 on the iTunes Classical Music chart in ten countries.
Yoshiki shared his excitement about the collaboration, commenting: "Creating 'Y by YOSHIKI' with Champagne Pommery has been an incredible journey. It's an honour to combine the artistry of music with the artistry of champagne-making. I believe that this collaboration will bring joy and inspiration to people around the world."
Yoshiki, celebrated for his unparalleled contributions to the world of music as the leader and co-founder of the legendary rock band X Japan, brings his artistic vision and innovation to the world of champagne with this groundbreaking collaboration. 'Y by YOSHIKI' is a testament to the fusion of Japanese precision and French elegance, resulting in a champagne that is truly unique and reﬂective of both cultures.
Julien Lonneux, UK CEO of Vranken Pommery commented: "Champagne Pommery has always been dedicated to crafting exceptional champagne, and our partnership with Yoshiki is a testament to our commitment to innovation and excellence. 'Y by YOSHIKI' is a remarkable blend of cultures and talents, resulting in a champagne that is as exceptional as the artist behind it."
'Y by YOSHIKI' seamlessly marries Yoshiki's artistic creativity with Champagne Pommery's dedication to producing exceptional champagne. The champagne label itself features an exclusive design by Yoshiki, making it not only a beverage of distinction but also a collector's item. 'Y by YOSHIKI' boasts a blend of the ﬁnest grapes from Champagne Pommery's vineyards, resulting in a champagne with delicate aromas of white ﬂowers, citrus fruits, and a reﬁned minerality. It oﬀers a harmonious balance and a long-lasting, memorable ﬁnish. To celebrate this momentous collaboration, 'Y by YOSHIKI' will be available in limited quantities, making it a must-have for collectors and connoisseurs alike. This exceptional champagne will be available exclusively in Selfridges London and online, with limited allocation. RRP £175
Don't miss the opportunity to experience the fusion of Japanese and French craftsmanship in every bottle of 'Y by YOSHIKI.' The exclusive launch event will take place on Wednesday 11th October between 2.30pm - 4.30pm at Number Six at The Marylebone Hotel, 8Bulstrode St, London, W1U 2JF.
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