Last month, avex had a mysterious website that featured Aoi and Ryohei from MEGAMASO. Earlier today the site finally opened and Aoi announced on his blog with some exciting news for fans, Aoi is in a new unit with former and original member of Ayabie, Ryohei.
Aoi (ex-Ayabie) and Ryohei (Megamasso) held a surprise event at Shinjuku Station Square and announced a new project called 葵 & 涼平 incl.アヤビエメガマソ (Aoi & Ryohei incl. Ayabie Megamasso), and will release their first single, “モノクローム (Monochrome)” on February 16th , 2011. Aoi is on an indefinite hiatus from Ayabie, but fans should feel relieved with this announcement.