From NCT U’s Ten to Stray Kids’ Bang Chan; Here are Some K-pop Idols Who Come From Overseas

Pentagon’s Yuto

pentagon's yuto

Yuto from Pentagon is also a K-Pop idol who is from overseas as well! He was born in Nagano, Japan on January 23rd, 1998, with the name Adachi Yuto. He was born and raised in Japan, he also has two older brothers and one older sister, Akari who owns a clothing line. Yuto can speak Japanese and Korean as well, and obviously, his nationality is Japanese.

Before Yuto decided to attend any of the global auditions, as a child he was actually fond of many sports. He used to be a baseball player and a soccer player; he had been playing baseball for six years and soccer for three years. Beside that, Yuto also dreamt about being a singer in the future.

Actually, Yuto was a former trainee of JYP Entertainment. He also moved alone to South Korea to undergo his trainee days, while his family remained in Japan. But later, he decided to drop out of JYP Entertainment and he then joined the Cube Entertainment audition and became a trainee there. And finally, in 2015 he made his debut as one of the members of Pentagon.

Let’s take a look at Yuto’s pre-debut pictures and follow him until his recent appearance: