Music enthusiasts, prepare for an exciting debut! The 'IDOL3.0 PROJECT' has revealed its final lineup of 11 talented members, who now form the captivating idol group 'WHITE SCORPION,' under the guidance of renowned producer Yasushi Akimoto. Their debut single, "Mensashi Sniper," is scheduled to drop on December 7th.
The journey to become a part of WHITE SCORPION was no easy feat, with 10,000 hopefuls initially vying for a spot in the spotlight through the IDOL3.0 PROJECT, led by Yasushi Akimoto. After rigorous auditions and fierce competition, 11 exceptional talents emerged as the chosen ones to represent this exciting new venture.
The selection process was meticulous, beginning with 114 candidates and narrowing down to 45 before finalizing the group at 29 members. The crucial decision rested in the hands of NIDT IEO applicants, who cast their votes between September 24th and 30th to select the final 11 members.
The grand reveal took place at Hikarie Hall A in Shibuya, Tokyo, where nearly 1,000 enthusiastic attendees, including fans, NIDT holders, and former candidates, gathered for the exciting announcement. Former AKB48 member and entertainer Miki Nishino added an extra layer of excitement as a special guest.
On stage, members of WHITE SCORPION expressed their emotions, emphasizing gratitude, hope, and determination as they embark on their journey into the limelight. The group's name and logo were unveiled, symbolizing purity, sincerity, and strength, in line with the management's vision.
A significant transition followed as Yasushi Akimoto assumed direct supervision of the group's activities, taking over from Overs Co., Ltd. The move has raised expectations for the group's growth and upcoming debut.
The countdown has officially begun to December 7th, when their debut single, "Mensashi Sniper," distributed by King Records, will hit the music scene. WHITE SCORPION promises to enchant audiences with their undeniable talent and charisma.
Stay tuned for more updates on WHITE SCORPION's journey, available on King Records' official website.