Former King & Prince member Kishi Yuta has announced that he will officially leave Johnny & Associates on September 30th.
Kishi, Hirano Sho, and Jinguji Yuta left King & Prince on May 22nd. Hirano and Jinguji also left the agency on the same day. The remaining members Nagase Ren and Takahashi Kaito will continue King & Prince as a two-member group.
On his blog, Kishi revealed, "I will continue to stay with Johnny & Associates until September 30. Until then, I will accomplish whatever I can with all my might, so please watch me!!"
King & Prince made their final appearance as a five-member group on NHK Sogo's 'Venue101' (10:55 pm ~ 11:30 pm JST). They gave an emotional performance of "ichiban," "Cinderella Girl," and "Beautiful Girl" showing tears at the very end.