Nakamoto Yuta (中本悠太)
October 26, 1995
Rapper, dancer, vocalist
Nakamoto Yuta (Kanji: 中本悠太) better known as Yuta (Hangul: 유타) is a rapper, dancer and vocalist, born in Osaka on October 26, 1995. He is part of the main dancers, lead rappers and sub-vocalists of NCT 127, and is also the only Japanese member in NCT 127.
History on NCT Edit
July 10, 2016: Made his debut on the sub-unit NCT 127 with the mini-album, NCT #127.
March 14, 2018: Made his debut on the project unit NCT 2018 with the full album, NCT 2018 Empathy.
August 11, 2018: Made a special participation on the sub-unit NCT U with the special stage of "I Wanna Be a Celeb".
Full Name: (Kanji: 中本悠太)
Stage Name: Yuta (Hangul: 유타)
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Nickname: YT, Takoyaki Prince, Healing smile, Yukkuri, Osaka Prince, Mountain Man, Lion
TV Shows Edit
Specialty: Dance, Football
Hobbies: Soccer, Hanging out with friends, Reading comics, Watching animation
Personality: Bright, cheerful, smiley, savage, stubborn, funny, outgoing, extrovert, and bold.
Yashima Gakuen High School (
Graduated) Likes: Watch food videos when he's on diet, horror movies
Dislikes: Rainy weather
Favorite Color: Yellow
Favorite Animal: Dog
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Sport: Soccer, Basketball
Favorite Movie Genre: Science Fiction
Favorite TV Shows: Kamen Rider
Favorite Fictional Characters: Kamen Rider, Peter Pan and Iron Man,spider-man
Favorite Musicians: One Ok Rock
Favorite Music Genre: Rock
Favorite Actor: Lee Min-Jeong
Favorite Accessory: Earrings
Favorite Food: Watermelon, Bento, Takoyaki, ddeokbokki (stir-fried rice cakes), Crab-meat fried rice, and Green Tea Cake, Korean spicy stir-fried chicken
Favorite Academic Subject: Ethics
Ideal Type: Someone who has a short hairstyle, is 15cm shorter than him, and who can empathize with other people. Also a girl who doesn’t try hard to “act pretty”.
Used to be a soccer player in Osaka, he played soccer for 7 years.
He sleeps with his eyes open.
He has been roommates with Jaehyun (they switch roommates).
He is really bright and always smiley.
He doesn't use a pillow when he sleeps.
Mark once said he has a crush on WinWin.
He is known as a tsundere.
He has one older sister and one younger sister.
If he had to introduce one of the members to his younger sister it would be Jaehyun.
He was the Japanese representative on Abnormal Summit, but left later on the show when he started preparing for his debut.
Has a dog named Rapunzel.
He says he wants to spend time in Okinawa when he retires.
He is roommates with Taeil.
He participated in SM's Global Audition in 2012.
He admires his dad the most but is also scared by him and they disagree a lot.
He says the woman he's afraid the most is his Osaka aunt.
He says he wants to have a daughter/son named Shiho.
He says he dislikes his anger management issues and wants to fix them.
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