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Ayumi Hamasaki and Jin Akanishi Share a Rumoured Relationship

By on December 30th, 2009 | Japanese Entertainment

After ending her relationship with Tomoya Nagase, rumours about Ayumi Hamasaki dating Tomoya Nagase’s junior, Jin Akanishi (a member of KAT-TUN, a Japanese boy band formed under Johnny & Associates [Johnny's]) has been on the spread.

It was reported that Jin Akanishi was seen cohabiting with Japanese model, Nishiyama Maki, before the rumour about him and Ayumi Hamasaki broke out. However, the relationship between Ayumi Hamasaki and Jin Akanishi seemed to be a known secret in the Japanese entertainment field.

When interviewed, a friend of Ayumi Hamasaki denied the rumoured relationship and thinks that since Jin Akanishi respects Tomoya Nagase a lot, it is not possible for him to fall in love with his “ex-sister-in-law”.

However, an experienced reporter thinks that this rumoured relationship may be Ayumi Hamasaki’s intention of using Jin Akanishi as a sensationalizing “tool”. This is because, in the past, while dating Tomaya Nagase,…

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