The Final Fantasy Series, by Nobuo Uematsu
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5. The Final Fantasy Series, by Nobuo Uematsu
Japanese video game composer Nobuo Uematsu is probably the world's most well-known, and something of a legend in his own country thanks to his stirring scores for the long-running Final Fantasy series. Through several entries in the series, Uematsu's scores are a constant as players battle their way through dangerous and enchanted worlds. The scores have become so well-loved that concerts of Uematsu's Final Fantasy works have been sell-out successes across the world.