On September 16, were released dates for Akanishi's November tour "Yellow Gold Tour 3010", named after the tour's title song "Yellow Gold", and the cities included were Chicago, New York City, Houston, Los Angeles and San Francisco.On December 9, 2010, it was announced that Jin will be joining the Warner Music Group and Warner Music Japan on a global basis and became responsible for his recording career in both English and Japanese language.He has also appeared in several Japanese dramas, such as the popular NTV school dramas Gokusen 2 and Yukan Club.
is a Japanese musician, singer, songwriter and actor.
He has been active since 1998, first as one of the two lead vocalists of the popular J-pop boy-band KAT-TUN.
He also collaborated with bandmate Ueda to create the song, "Butterfly" (from Best of KAT-TUN).
At the event of Tokyo Girls Collection on September 5, 2009, Jin appeared as a special guest to promote his new movie, Bandage, Kobayashi wrote the lyrics and music of their debut single "Bandage".
In addition to his music career Akanishi has acted in a few films.