Play Back: Reiko Ike

TGIM–we’ve got you covered with another killer soundtrack.

Today we’re paying homage to the queen of Japanese pink films, Ike Reiko, who began her career as a starlet at 16 years old (though rumor has it that she may have been even younger). Pink films, a style of Japanese cinema, were all the rage during the 1970s and consisted of explicit violence, soft-core scenes and colorful aesthetic–and Ike Reiko reigned over the whole genre. Besides being a kick-ass actress, she also created some mega steamy tunes. Check our her sultry album below…