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Yuta Nakamoto Biography

Yuta Nakamoto

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Date of Birth: 1995 , October-26
Birth Nation: Japan
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch

Quick Timeline of Yuta Nakamoto

1995 Born in Japan
2000 Attended Yashima Gakuen High School
2013 Trainee at S.M.Entertainment
2016 Fashion Model Design United
2016 Released his debut album EP“NCT #127

Detail Timeline of Yuta Nakamoto


Born in Japan

Yuta Nakamoto was born in Osaka, Japan to mother, Sayumi Nakamoto,  and father, Tatsuo Nakamoto. He has an elder sister Momoka Nakamoto and a younger sister, Haruna Nakamoto.


Attended Yashima Gakuen High School

He started his schooling at Yashima Gakuen High School at the age of 5. He also started playing soccer at that age and continued playing it until his early teens. He has said that it is his favorite game. 


Trainee at S.M.Entertainment

He was selected as a trainee of S.M.Entertainment to the masses on the 7th Open audition in Osaka Japan that S.M.Entertainment that they held to seek out talented singers.


Fashion Model Design United

Yuta Nakamoto was chosen as a fashion model Design United” for British Casual clothing brand along with other two people from S.M.Entertainment when he was a trainee.

July 1 , 2016

Released his debut album EP“NCT #127

It was revealed that Yuta Nakamoto would be a member of the group’s second subunit NCT#127. In the same year, they released their debut album EP “NCT #127”. The album sold 83,272 physical copies and was ranked at number 32 on the Gaon Album Chart at the end of 2016.


It was rumored that he moved to South Korea to complete his high school education. He is a singer and rapper who is the only Japanese member of K-Pop boy band NCT. His position on the side is a vocalist, rapper, and lead dancer. They made their debut with singles "The 7th Sense", and "Without You." He started his career, as a trainee on S.M. Entertainment. During his stint as S.M.Entertainment trainee, he appeared regularly in the talk show Non-Summit.

In March 2016, he became the selected model for British Casual clothing band “Design United" along with other two trainees from S.M. Entertainment. In the same year, S.M. Entertainment announced his creation of NCT, a k-pop group that would become active all over the world along with its sub-units. He was expected to be a member of NCT. Currently, he is the member of the group second sub-unit NCT#127.

Yuta Nakamoto was a part of NCT#127, which was placed at 32 on the Goan Album Chart in their debut year 2016, which sold over 83,272 copies. The album peaked 22nd position and 2 in US Billboard Heatseekers Album and US Billboards World albums respectively.

Yuta is quite confidential about his personal life; he was rumored several times for having a girlfriend or for having an affair; though, it is yet to confirm. And he has even spotted hanging around with a girl in public places.

His net worth is unknown as he hasn't revealed his salary yet; however, according to sources, his favorite accessory is an earring. His birthplace is Osaka Japan, where he resides parently along with his two sisters.

He was voted number 40 among the 100 Most Handsome Faces Of Kpop 2017. He is secret about his relationship, yet he has been seen in numerous photos of himself and several of his female admirers in his twitter, Instagram, facebook accounts but nothing is concluded about his status.

The followers of Yuta Nakamoto is gradually on the rise as his Instagram account (@yuta.nct) has 91.3 thousand followers, Twitter account (@yutapics) has 27 thousand followers and his  Facebook account (NCT – YUTA) has 55,614 followers.