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Trump meets man behind 'Pen Pineapple Apple Pen’ in Japan

US president Donald Trump in his recent Japan trip met the man behind 'Pen Pineapple Apple Pen' (PPAP) music video Kazuhito Kosaka AKA Piko-Taro. Photo: Twitter

US president Donald Trump in his recent Japan trip met the man who took the internet by a storm with his 'Pen Pineapple Apple Pen' (PPAP) music video in 2016.

Piko-Taro, whose real name is Kazuhito Kosaka, met Trump at a dinner alongside Japan's Prime Minister Shinzō Abe on Monday night, reports Mashable. 

Piko-Taro was dressed in his usual distinct orange faux-leopard skin outfit and with it stood out amongst the crowd.

"It is an honor!" Piko-Taro wrote on Facebook.