Artists For The '70th Kohaku Uta Gassen' Announced

Artists for the '70th Kohaku Uta Gassen' announced

The artists who will be performing on the '70th NHK Kohaku Uta Gassen' have been announced.

This year, there will be a total of 41 artists with 21 on the red team and 20 on the white team. First time performers include Hinatazaka46, Foorin, and LiSA on the red team, and Official Higedandism, Kis-My-Ft2, King Gnu, GENERATIONS from EXILE TRIBE, and Suda Masaki on the white team. While Foorin was a guest performer on last year's program, they will officially perform for the red team this year.

As previously reported, Ayase Haruka will lead the red team, and Arashi's Sakurai Sho will be in charge of the white. The 'Kohaku Uta Gassen' will air on December 31 from 7:15 pm.

Check out the artists below! 

[Red Team]

aiko (14)
Ishikawa Sayuri (42)
Keyakizaka46 (4)
Sheena Ringo (7)
Shimazu Aya (6)

Perfume (12) 
Hinatazaka46 (First)

Foorin (First)
Mizumori Kaori (17)
Little Glee Monster (3)


[White Team]

Arashi (11)
Official Higedandism (First)
Kis-My-Ft2 (First)
King Gnu (First)
Go Hiromi (32)
Junretsu (2)
Fukuyama Masaharu (12)
Hoshino Gen (5)
Yamauchi Keisuke (5)