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*[[SAMURAI GIRLS/Widol Seven]]
*[[SAMURAI GIRLS / Widol Seven]]
*[[Starry Night/Seishun Buildup]]
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*[[Nijiiro Mosaic/ENJOY!! ENJO(Y)!!]]
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Revision as of 20:31, November 30, 2013

Arai Manami
General Information

Also known as

Maana (まぁな)


November 19, 1997 (1997-11-19) (age 22)


Gunma prefecture

Years active




Arai Manami (新井愛瞳) is a Japanese singer. She is a member of Up Up Girls. She is a former 1st generation member of Hello! Pro Egg, having joined in 2004. She also did a small project with Ogawa Saki called Cheekids.



Arai Manami, 2013

Artist photo(19)

Arai Manami, Late 2012


Arai Manami, Mid 2012


In 2004, Arai auditioned for the Hello! Pro Egg auditions and passed.


In 2007, Arai officially started activities as Egg along with new members Kikkawa Yuu and Linlin.


In March 2011, it was announced that Arai along with several eggs finished the training from Hello! Pro Kenshuusei

In April, it was announced that Arai would form part of the group Up Up Girls (Kari)


  • Name: Arai Manami (新井愛瞳)
  • Nickname: Maana (まぁな)
  • Birthdate:  November 19, 1997 (1997-11-19) (age 22)
  • Birthplace: Gunma prefecture
  • Western Zodiac: Scorpio
  • Eastern Zodiac: Ox
  • Bloodtype: B
  • Height: 153cm
  • Shoe Size: 23.5cm
  • Favorite Subjects: Math, English, Home Economics, Music.
  • Least Favorite Subject: Japanese
  • Favorite Food: Peaches and bread
  • Least Favorite Food: Mushroom
  • Looks Up To: Kamei Eri
  • Up Up Girls (Kari) Color: Blue
  • Hello! Project Groups:
  • Up-Front PROMOTION Groups:
  • Other Groups

Discography Featured In



  • [2013.07.13] Ada ~ADA~ (讐 ~ADA~)

TV Programs

  • [2011.04.02-] Up-Front Girls


  • Eats bread for breakfast.
  • Has a habit of cracking her knuckles.
  • Her favorite spot is the kotatsu at her house.
  • Was the only Hello! Pro Egg to wear glasses, all the time.
  • While a member of Hello Pro Egg, she often carried around a photo of Morning Musume.
  • Her official Up Up Girls colour is blue.
  • Has the same birthday as current Hello! Pro Kenshuusei member Kosuga Fuyuka.
  • Is currently the youngest member of Up Up Girls.
  • Hello! Pro Kenshuusei member Kosuga Fuyuka and her born on the same month, year and day
  • Shares the same last name with former Sheki-Dol Arai Saki


  • May 2010
  • March 2010
  • February 2010
  • November 2009
  • June 2009
  • April 2009
  • November 2008
  • September 2008
  • June 2008
  • November 2007
  • August 2007

Honorary Titles

Honorary titles

Preceded by
Hagiwara Mai

Youngest member of Hello! Project
2004 - 2008

Succeeded by
Takeuchi Akari

Preceded by

Youngest member of Hello! Pro Egg
2004 - 2008

Succeeded by
Takeuchi Akari

Preceded by

Youngest member of Up Up Girls (Kari)
2011 - Present

Succeeded by

External Links

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