Pop music performer who rose to fame as one of the vocalists of the seven member boyband Generations from Exile Tribe. His popularity led to him garnering more than 1.2 million followers on his ryota_katayose__official Instagram account.
In 2010, he competed on the talent show program Vocal Audition 2: Yume o Motta Wakamono-tachi e.
He portrayed Yu Kiriya on the 2014 TV series GTO.
He is from Japan.
Both he and Reo Sano performed with Generations from Exile Tribe.