Lee Junho, the talented South Korean singer-songwriter, and actor under JYP Entertainment is set to release his first Japanese special single, “Can I,” on August 23, 2023. The highly-anticipated track commemorates his remarkable journey in the Japanese music industry as it celebrates his 10th Japanese debut anniversary. As a member of the widely acclaimed boy group 2PM, Junho (준호) has been a key figure in the K-pop scene since the group’s debut on September 4, 2008, with their single album “Hottest Time of the Day.” Alongside his fellow 2PM members, Junho’s charisma, soulful vocals, and impressive dancing skills have captured the hearts of fans worldwide. Over the years, Junho has embarked on a successful solo career, solidifying his position as a versatile artist. His Japanese solo debut came on June 24, 2013, with the release of his first mini-album, “Kimi no Koe,” which showcased his ability to effortlessly connect with Japanese audiences through his heartfelt music.
Not limited to just Japan, Junho also made a splash in his home country with his Korean solo debut on September 14, 2015, with the best album “One.” This album displayed his growth as an artist and his dedication to constantly evolve his sound and style. While fans eagerly await the release of “Can I,” they were treated to a special pre-release gift in the form of the music video, which was made available on July 23. The teaser not only heightened excitement for the upcoming single but also showcased Junho’s artistic expression and storytelling abilities. Aside from his musical endeavors, Junho has also showcased his commitment to his country. On May 30, 2019, he began his military service as a public service worker, demonstrating his sense of duty and responsibility as a citizen. After fulfilling his military duties, Junho was discharged on March 20, 2021, much to the joy of his fans, who eagerly welcomed him back.
As Lee Junho prepares to mark a decade of success in the Japanese music industry, fans are buzzing with excitement about what “Can I” has in store. With his emotive vocals and captivating performances, there is no doubt that the single will leave a lasting impact on listeners. JYP Entertainment, known for its top-notch productions and management, continues to support and nurture Junho’s artistic growth. The company’s dedication to fostering talent has proven fruitful, allowing artists like Junho to shine brightly in the ever-evolving world of K-pop. On August 23, fans and music enthusiasts alike will come together to celebrate the 10th Japanese debut anniversary of Lee Junho with the release of “Can I.” As the countdown begins, the anticipation and excitement for the talented artist’s latest musical offering grow exponentially. Whether you’ve been a long-time fan or just recently discovered his artistry, “Can I” promises to be a momentous occasion in Junho’s flourishing career.