Netizens Notice Increase In Japanese K-Pop Idols, Total Of 16 Have Debuted
Nowadays, it common to spot at least one non-Korean member in a K-Pop group. These foreign members usually come from China, Thailand and also Japan. Netizens noticed that there are actually 16 Japanese members that are active as K-Pop idols and 1 more that will debut soon in the industry.
Let’s find out who they are!
#1-3 TWICE‘s Sana, Momo, Mina
Fans were firstly introduced to these lovely Japanese ladies when they went on Mnet “Sixteen”. With their unique charms and sweet personalities, it is no wonder that they have so much fans!
#4-6 IZ*ONE‘s Sakura, Nako, Hitomi
Loyal viewers of Mnet “Produce 48” would also recall the time when they voted for their favorite trainees for the show. It looks like these 3 Japanese members have won the hearts of the viewers!
#7-9 Cherry Bullet‘s May, Remi, Kokoro
Did you also know that there are 3 Japanese members in FNC Entertainment’s new girl group? Well, you might want to start paying more attention to them as they are known to be talented in their unique own ways.
#10 GWSN‘s Miya
Miya from GWSN is another Japanese idol that you do not want to miss out on! Fans pointed out that her short hair and tomboy looks are some of her signature characteristics.
#11 H.U.B‘s Rui
Rui is from Japan and made herself known when she broke the record of 60m short track in ISAC 2017! Many became curious about Rui and soon enough, her fans increased after they had found out more about her.
#12 Nature‘s Haru
Lovely and sweet girl group, Nature, also has a Japanese member! You might want to find out more about her but don’t say that we didn’t warn you. You might actually fall for her adorable charms!
#13 PENTAGON‘s Yuto
Not many actually know about this but Yuto from PENTAGON is also Japanese! He may be one of the quieter members in the group but he still has large number of fans that love the way he is!
#14 NCT‘s Yuta
One of the few striking characteristics of NCT is the fact that they have members from different countries. As the only Japanese in the group, Yuta definitely stands out among the rest.
#15 ONF‘s U
ONF is the brother group of B1A4 and OH MY GIRL! If you have yet to listen to their songs, you definitely should as they bring out the youthful and energetic vibe! U is the Japanese member of the group too!
#16 JBJ95‘s Kenta
Who could forget about the only Japanese male trainee who had made it on Mnet “Produce 101” Season 2? After JBJ disbanded, he joined forces with Kim SangKyun to form the group JBJ95.
#17 YG Treasure Box‘s Haruto
Haruto is going to be a latest addition to the list of Japanese K-Pop idols as it only has been awhile since his debut was confirmed. Many fans are already awaiting more details from YG Entertainment!