Kanda Translates: Why Sayashi Riho left her management… H!P’s Up-Front is a white company in the entertainment industry

The following is a translation of this article (鞘師里保“所属事務所離脱”のワケ…ハロプロ擁するアップフロントは芸能界のホワイト企業) published on the Business Journal website on July 29th, 2019 (writer credited as “Editing staff”). At the time of translation, this was their second most-read/popular article, surrounded by Yoshimoto Kogyo and Johnny’s management news. When former Morning Musume member Sayashi Riho appeared at BABYMETAL’s concerts as a support…