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&TEAM is the final 9 members of the audition program &Audition -The Howling-. They are an upcoming boy group under HYBE Labels Japan. The group consists of: K, Fuma, Nicholas, EJ, Yuma, Jo, Harua, Taki and Maki. &TEAM officially debuted on December 7th, 2022 with the mini album “First Howling : ME“.

&TEAM Fandom Name: LUNÉ
&TEAM Official Fan Colors: –

&TEAM Official Sites:
Official Website: hybelabelsjapan.com
Twitter (Company): @hybe_labels_jp
Instagram: @andteam_official
Tiktok: @andteam_official
Weverse: &TEAM

&TEAM Members: 

Stage Name: EJ (의주)
Birth Name: Byun Eui Joo (변의주)
Position: Leader
Birthday: September 7, 2002
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Chinese Zodiac Sign: Horse.
Height: 184 cm (6’0″)
Weight: –
Blood Type: A
MBTI Type: INFP (His previous result was ISTJ)
Nationality: Korean

EJ Facts:
– He is a former contestant of I-Land, he was eliminated in episode 7.
– EJ trained for 1 year and 6 months before his appearance in I-Land.
– His nickname is Ponyo (he resembles the popular Studio Ghibli character)
– EJ was an active fencer during middle school.
– His favorite ice cream flavor is “Bbangbbare” chocolate (Bbangbbare is the ice cream brand) (Applicant Profile I-Land).
– His role model is Yoo Jaesuk (Applicant Profile I-Land).
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Stage Name: Fuma
Birth Name: Murata Fuma (村田風雅)
Position: Sub-Leader
Birthday: June 29, 1998
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Height: 183 cm (6’0”)
Weight: –
Blood Type: –
Nationality: Japanese

Fuma Facts:
– Fuma was born in Shizuoka, Japan.
– He joined Produce 101 Japan Season 2 and withdrew for personal reasons.
– Fuma is a former N.CH trainee and was in the NCHallengers project in 2019.
– He describes himself as diligent.
– Fuma is close to n.SSign‘s Kazuta.
– His hobby is playing games.
– Fuma’s special skill is sprinting.
– His charm point is his low voice.
– When he was six, he started taking musical lessons and fell in love with dancing.
– He had experienced teaching at an academy back home.
– Fuma chose leadership as a keyword as he is confident to lead the members.
– He said one of his prominent traints is being diligent.
– When he’s doing something, he do it with passion.
 Motto: Once you decide to do something, don’t give up.


Stage Name: K (케이)
Birth Name: Koga Yudai (古賀祐大)
Birthday: October 21, 1997
Zodiac Sign: Libra-Scorpio cusp
Chinese Zodiac Sign: Ox
Height: 186.5 cm (6’1” 1/2)
Weight: –
Blood Type: A
Nationality: Japanese

K Facts:
– He was born in Chiba, Japan.
– He is a former contestant of I-Land, he was eliminated in the final episode part 2.
– K trained for 2 years and 8 months before his appearance in I-Land.
– The sport he likes the most is running (Applicant Profile).
– If he could only eat one kind of food in his whole life, it’d be tteokbokki (Applicant Profile).
– He is friends with NCT’s Shotaro.
– His favorite candy flavor is plum.
– He couldn’t drink coffee until he was much older
– He drinks a lot of loose leaf tea
– K was a marathon runner in high school and even was awarded a full scholarship due to his athletic abilities, but turned it down to pursue dance.
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Stage Name: Nicholas (니콜라스)
Birth Name: Wang Yixiang (王奕翔)
Position: –
Birthday: July 9th, 2002
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Chinese Zodiac Sign: Horse.
Height: 183 cm (6’0’)
Weight: –
Blood Type: O
Nationality: Taiwanese

Nicholas Facts:
– Nicholas was born in New Taipei City, Taiwan.
– Nicholas is a former contestant of I-Land, he was eliminated in episode 3.
– He trained for 8 months before his appearance in I-Land.
– He wants to try R&B (Applicant Profile).
– His favorite drink is milk (Applicant Profile).
– Nicholas has an older sister.
– He used to play badminton in elementary and middle school and he won many awards.
– Nicholas acted in minor roles in a couple of musicals back in Taiwan.
– His favorite girl group is Girls’ Generation and his bias is Taeyeon.
– Nichola’s favorite NCT member is Taeyong.
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Stage Name: Yuma
Birth Name: Nakakita Yuma (中耒田悠真)
Position: –
Birthday: February 7th, 2004
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: –
Weight: –
Blood Type: AB
Nationality: Japanese

Yuma Facts:
– Yuma was born in Hyogo, Japan.
– He was an AVEX trainee and part of the Osaka junior group VividRookies from 2015 and αX’s (アクロス; Across) from 2017-2018.
– He describes his personality just like a Kansai Spirit.
– Yuna’s hobby and special skill is composing and acrobatics.
– His charm point is his silky hair.
– Yuma has been dancing for 10 years.
– He is a former trainee of Johnny & Associates, Inc. (a Japanese talent agency)
– Yuma admires Nishikido Ryo and Tamamori Yuta.
– He has a habit of pouring all his passion into one thing.
– Motto: One man’s fault is another lesson.


Stage Name: Jo
Birth Name: Asakura Jo (朝倉穣)
Position: –
Birthday: July 8th, 2004
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Height: 183 cm (6’0’)
Weight: 58 kg
Blood Type: O
Nationality: Japanese

Jo Facts:
– He was born in Kanagawa, Japan.
– He is left-handed.
– He likes cats.
– His favorite food is chocolates.
– Jo was one of the participants of the Junon Superboy Contest in 2020.
– He used to play soccer.
– His hobby is drawing.
– His special skill is basketball.
– When he develops new interest, he tends to go deep and gives his all.
– People often call him poker face and hard to read.
– He played basketball from ninth grade to highschool and was in the basketball club.
– Jo likes being active and playing sports.
 Motto: Even an ant’s thought could reach the sky (Nobody could be somebody as well ).
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Stage Name: Harua
Birth Name: Shigeta Harua (重田美琉愛)
Position: –
Birthday: May 1st, 2005
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height: –
Weight: –
Blood Type: –
Nationality: Japanese

Harua Facts:
– He was born in Nagano, Japan.
– He used to be under Stardust Promotion.
– A word to describe his personality is calm.
– In Japan, he has been playing the piano for 2 and a half years.
– Harua’s hobby is seeing the nature around him.
– His special skill is being tidy.
– Harua chose cats over dogs.
– His charm point is expressing different expressions through his eyes.
– He said he doesn’t think he’s cute, but the other members calls him “cute”.
– Harua describes himself as diligent, as he never give up until the end.
– He said the most memorable moment throughout the show was when they had a campfire.
– Motto: Be humble
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Stage Name: Taki (타키)
Birth Name: Riki
Birthday: May 4, 2005
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Chinese Zodiac Sign: Rooster
Height: 171 cm (5’7″)
Weight: –
Blood Type: B
MBTI Type: ENFP (His previous result was ESFP)
Nationality: Japanese

Taki Facts:
– He is a former contestant of I-Land, he was eliminated in episode 10.
– Taki trained for 10 months before his appearance in I-Land.
– If he could listen to only 1 song in his entire life it’d be ‘Blood, Sweat & Tears’ by BTS (Applicant Profile I-Land).
– His personality in 1 word is joy/fun (Applicant Profile I-Land).
– His favorite food is Samgyeopsal. (I-Land Applicant Profile)
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Stage Name: Maki
Birth Name: Hirota Riki (宏田力)
Position: Youngest
Birthday: February 17, 2006
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: –
Weight: –
Blood Type: –
Nationality: Japanese-German

Maki Facts:
– His mother is Japanese and his father is German.
– He can speak three languages: English, Japanese, and German.
– He describes himself as energetic.
– Maki’s hobbies are cooking, exercise and taking selfies
– His special skills are his English, singing, and charm.
– He did musical theater.
– He appeared on Bracken Moor way back in 2019.
– His charm pointy is his dimples and big eyes.
– Since third grade, he has been taking vocal lessons.
– Maki ranked 3rd as the naughtiest as per the members.
– Ever since he became a trainee, he have grown interested in fashion.
– Motto: Don’t forget to say Hello and Thank you!
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&Audition – The Howling- (Audition Program)
I-LAND (Reality Show)

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Note 2: EJ‘s Leader position and Fuma‘s Sub-Leader position has been confirmed on &TEAM 1st Weverse Live (Dec 6, 2022).

For reference on MBTI types:
E = Extroverted, I = Introverted
N = Intuitive, S = Observant
T = Thinking, F = Feeling
P = Perceiving, J = Judging

Source for the updated MBTI Types: &AUDITION boys.

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