FTISLAND‘s Lee Hongki has been confirmed as the first vocal trainer on ‘Produce 48‘.
Industry insiders have reported that the FTISLAND lead singer will be producing in the survival program as a vocal trainer.
Later, a source from the program commented, “It is true that Lee Hongki is appearing on ‘Produce 48′ as a vocal trainer“.
The statement continued, “Not only does he have outstanding vocal abilities, but he is popular in both Korea and Japan, and he is fluent in both Korean and Japanese. He was recruited as he seems to be the most suitable artist for the program.”
The latest survival program, ‘Produce 48‘ is a collaboration between the ‘Produce 101‘ series and Japan’s AKB48 system. Female trainees from both Korea and Japan will be competing to become part of the final group. The show is due to commence filming in April and will start airing in June.
Check out the teaser for ‘Produce 48’
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