PPAP singer marries swimsuit model

HIT song Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen singer Daimaou Kosaka, better known as his alter ego Piko Taro has tied the knot with model and media personality Hitomi Yasueda, who is 15 years his junior.

Piko Tau, 44, and Yasueda, 29, registered their marriage on Aug 3 or 8-3. The numbers eight and three can be read as "Yassan", the nickname which Kosaka calls his wife.

They met during the shooting of a television programme and had been dating for four years.