On February 3rd, GENERATIONS held a release event for their second single “ANIMAL” which was released on January 30th, at Yokohama BLITZ. At the event, member Shirahama Alan made a comment for the first time afte the report about him and AKB48’s Minegishi Minami in a tabloid magazine.
Shirahama apologized to the 1,500 fans who attended the event. He said, “I am so sorry for the trouble I’ve caused this time. I will try my best from now on through several activities, so please continue to support me.”