There’s a rumor that Shingo Katori, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi and Goro Inagaki, who are former members of Japanese popular male idol group SMAP dissolved in 2016, might be excluded from Japanese TV industry.
Shingo Katori, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi and Goro Inagaki, who are ex-members of Japanese popular male idol group SMAP dissolved last year, has just started their internet streaming program “72 Hours Honne TV“(Honne means Private Thoughts in Japanese) from 9 p.m. on November 2, 2017 using a internet streaming platform Abema TV.
It is rumored that Jin Akanishi And Tsubasa Imai are going to join an showbiz agency CULEN run by Michi Iijima, who was a showbiz manager of the most famous Japanese men’s group SMAP.
3 Ex-SMAP Members, Shingo Katori, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi and Goro Inagaki, has opened their official website named “Atarashi Chizu” on September22, 2017. This website will inform fans of activities or messages from now on. The url of the new website is https://atarashiichizu.com.
SMAP, one of the most popular idol group in Japan will disband at the end of 2016. It consists of 5 members, Masahiro Nakai, Takuya Kimura, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, Goro Inagaki and Shingo Katori.