Eguchi Saya (江口紗耶) is a Japanese pop singer under Hello! Project as a member of CHICA#TETSU and the combined group BEYOOOOONDS. She first joined Hello! Project as a member of Hello Pro Kenshuusei in March 2017.

Biography[edit | edit source]

Eguchi Saya, August 2019

Eguchi Saya, August 2019

Eguchi Saya, April 2019

Eguchi Saya, December 2018

Eguchi Saya, June 2018

Eguchi Saya, March 2018

Eguchi Saya, December 2017

Eguchi Saya, September 2017

Eguchi Saya, June 2017

Eguchi Saya, March 2017

Early Life[edit | edit source]

Eguchi Saya was born on August 1, 2003 in Hyogo, Japan.

2016[edit | edit source]

In late 2016, Eguchi participated in the Morning Musume '16 Shinseiki Audition Saiboshuu, but failed.[2]

2017[edit | edit source]

On March 6, it was announced that Eguchi had joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei alongside Shimakura Rika, Hibi Marina, Doi Rena, Okamura Minami, Matsunaga Riai, Yamada Ichigo, and Nakayama Natsume.[3] She was introduced at the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 3gatsu ~Marching!~ on March 11.

On September 12, she participated in a fanclub event titled Hello Pro Kenshuusei Special Event in Nagoya ~Hajimemashite!~ alongside Nishida Shiori, Okamura Minami and Nakayama Natsume.

2018[edit | edit source]

On June 9, during the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2018 6gatsu ~Niji~ in Tokyo, it was announced that Eguchi was chosen alongside Nishida Shiori and Shimakura Rika to join the new group led by Ichioka Reina that would debut later in 2018.[4]

On October 19, the name of the group led by Ichioka was announced as CHICA#TETSU. It was also announced that it would be part of the combined group BEYOOOOONDS alongside the second group Ame no Mori Kawa Umi and a third group formed by the Hello! Project "ONLY YOU" Audition winners.[5][6]

2019[edit | edit source]

On July 30, Eguchi celebrated her 16th birthday at a fanclub event titled BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Eguchi Saya Birthday Event 2019 with two shows at LANDMARK HALL.

On November 5, Nishida Shiori and Eguchi Saya became regulars in a new regular corner on the FM Osaka idol radio show J3 Tuesday~Midnight IQ~ (idol quest), titled "J3 Tuesday~Midnight IQ~ Madamada Kayoubi~yonds! BEYOOOOONDS QUEST!".[7]

2020[edit | edit source]

On August 4, she celebrated her 17th birthday at a fan club event titled BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Eguchi Saya Birthday Event 2020 with two shows at Shinjuku ReNY.[8] In compliance with government policy, cheering, crowding, standing, and closeness in the venue were prohibited, and wearing masks were required to enter.

Personal Life[edit | edit source]

She has a pet dog named Melmo.[9]

When Eguchi joined CHICA#TETSU, she was in her third year of middle school. She graduated from middle school in March 2019[10] and began high school the following April.[11] As of April 2020, she is currently attending her second year of high school.

The following list are notable friendships Eguchi Saya has acquired:

Here is a list of nicknames that was used to refer to Eguchi Saya:

  • Saya-chan (さやちゃん)[12]
  • Sayarin (さやりん): A nickname given to her by Suzuki Keita.[13]

Profile[edit | edit source]

  • Special Skills: Dance, piano, back bridge
  • Hobbies: Singing songs, playing various instruments
  • Favorite Music Genres: J-pop, Western music
  • Favorite Sports: Tennis, badminton
  • Favorite School Subject: Physical education
  • Motto: Doryoku wa subete no tobira wo hiraku (努力は全ての扉を開く; Effort opens up all doors)
  • Favorite Food: Macaroons, Mont Blanc, buri and hamachi (Japanese amberjack and young Japanese amberjack)
  • Favorite Color: Dark Pink
  • Charm Point: Her long and curled eyelashes
  • Favorite Hello! Project songs: Are you Happy?, The Vision
  • Looks Up To: Suzuki Airi[14]

Publications[edit | edit source]

Books[edit | edit source]

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Works[edit | edit source]

Theater[edit | edit source]

Attack No.1Fushigi no Kuni no Alice TachiReborn ~13nin no Tamashii wa Kami-sama no Yume wo Miru~Arabeyooooonds Nights

TV Programs[edit | edit source]

Internet[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

See Also[edit | edit source]

Honorary Titles[edit | edit source]

Honorary Titles

Preceded by
First

Youngest Member of CHICA#TETSU
June 9, 2018 - present

Succeeded by
Incumbent

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Ikuta Erina Instagram. 2020-07-12.
  2. https://ameblo.jp/beyooooonds-chicatetsu/entry-12435645406.html
  3. "ハロプロ研修生に新メンバーが加入!" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-03-06.
  4. Yamagishi Riko. ""発表!"山岸理子" (in Japanese). Tsubaki Factory Official Blog. 2018-06-09.
  5. "新グループ、グループ名決定のお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2018-10-19.
  6. "ハロー!プロジェクト新グループ、グループ名決定のお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project Station (via YouTube). 2018-10-19.
  7. http://www.fmosaka.net/_ct/17315312
  8. "★ファンクラブ会員限定イベント★「BEYOOOOONDS/CHICA#TETSU 江口紗耶バースデーイベント2020」開催決定!" (in Japanese). UP-FC. 2020-07-07.
  9. Eguchi Saya. "♡チョコ!♡江口紗耶" (in Japanese). BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Official Blog. 2019-02-07.
  10. Eguchi Saya. "♡卒業式!♡江口紗耶" (in Japanese). BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Official Blog. 2019-03-20.
  11. Eguchi Saya. "♡新元号!令和!!♡江口紗耶" (in Japanese). BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Official Blog. 2019-04-01.
  12. "アイドルニュータイプ現る「ハロプロの最終兵器」BEYOOOOONDSインタビュー(2)" (in Japanese). ENTAME next. 2019-04-17.
  13. "BEYOOOOONDS FCイベント2018 ~冬の陣ZIN ~" (in Japanese). Suzuki Keita Official Blog. 2018-12-03.
  14. BOMB gravure magazine (September 2018)
  15. TV TOKYO's 音流~ONRYU~ 2019.07.26 Episode
  16. Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 12gatsu ~Conti→New!~ MC.

External Links[edit | edit source]

BEYOOOOONDS
Members
BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Ichioka Reina (Leader) | Shimakura Rika | Nishida Shiori | Eguchi Saya
BEYOOOOONDS / Ame no Mori
Kawa Umi
Takase Kurumi (Leader) | Maeda Kokoro | Yamazaki Yuhane | Okamura Minami | Kiyono Momohime
BEYOOOOONDS Hirai Miyo | Kobayashi Honoka | Satoyoshi Utano
Discography

Major Singles 1. Megane no Otoko no Ko / Nippon no D・N・A! / Go Waist
Other Singles Collaborations: YEAH YEAH YEAH / Akogare no Stress-free / Hana, Takenawa no Toki
Albums 1. BEYOOOOOND1St
Concerts & Events

Concerts

Winter Tours: 2019
Spring Tours: 2020

Other Concerts & Events

Hello! Project Concerts

Winter Tours: 2019 | 2020
Summer Tours: 2018 | 2019 | 2020
Hina Fes: 2019 | 2020
Hallo! Fes: 2018
COUNTDOWN PARTY: 2018 | 2019
Other Concerts: Hello! Project 2020 ~The Ballad~

Units & Other Acts
Associated Acts Hello Pro Kenshuusei
Hello Pro Kenshuusei
Members
25th Generation Yonemura Kirara
27th Generation Yamada Ichigo | Nakayama Natsume
28th Generation Tamenaga Shion | Kubota Nanami | Matsubara Yulia
29th Generation Saito Madoka | Onoda Karin
30th Generation

Hiromoto Ruri | Hashida Honoka | Nishizaki Miku | Hirayama Yuki | Kitahara Momo | Ebata Kisaki | Yofuu Runo | Murakoshi Ayana | Uemura Hasumi

Former Members
1st Generation Korenaga Miki | Kawashima Miyuki | Okada Yui | Noto Arisa | Morozuka Kanami | Aoki Erina | Tanaka Anri | Ose Kaede | Sengoku Minami | Sawada Yuri | Muto Mika | Hashida Mirei | Furukawa Konatsu | Hashimoto Aina | Ooyanagi Maho | Akiyama Yurika | Okada Robin Shoko | Arihara Kanna | Goto Yuki | Sainen Mia | Mori Saki | Yutoku Ayumi | Kitahara Sayaka | Wada Ayaka | Maeda Yuuka | Fukuda Kanon | Saho Akari | Okai Asuna | Sekine Azusa | Ogawa Saki | Maeda Irori | Arai Manami
2nd Generation Mano Erina | Ogura Manami | Komine Momoka
Transfer Student Linlin
3rd Generation Kikkawa Yuu
4th Generation Fukumura Mizuki | Kaneko Rie | Takeuchi Akari
5th Generation Miyamoto Karin
6th Generation Sezaki Azusa | Sato Ayano
7th Generation Hirano Tomomi | Katsuta Rina
8th Generation Takagi Sayuki
9th Generation Tanabe Nanami
10th Generation Kizawa Runa | Nagasawa Wakana | Kudo Haruka
11th Generation Yoshihashi Kurumi | Hamaura Ayano | Taguchi Natsumi
12th Generation Otsuka Aina | Mogi Minami | Ogawa Rena
13th Generation Yamaga Kanae | Oda Sakura
14th Generation Kosuga Fuyuka | Uemura Akari
15th Generation Okamura Rise | Murota Mizuki
16th Generation Yamagishi Riko | Nomura Minami
17th Generation Kanazawa Tomoko | Ichioka Reina | Kaga Kaede | Kishimoto Yumeno | Makino Maria | Wada Sakurako
18th Generation Sasaki Rikako
19th Generation Tanaka Karen | Inaba Manaka | Mikame Kana | Fujii Rio | Mashiro Kana | Inoue Hikaru
20th Generation Yamaki Risa | Yokogawa Yumei | Niinuma Kisora | Oura Hirona | Dambara Ruru | Haga Akane | Funaki Musubu
21st Generation Aikawa Maho | Takemura Miu | Saito Kana
22nd Generation Hashimoto Nagisa | Horie Kizuki | Shimano Momoko | Ogata Risa | Hirose Ayaka | Tanimoto Ami | Inoue Rei | Asakura Kiki | Onoda Saori
23rd Generation Takase Kurumi
24th Generation Ono Mizuho | Nakano Rion | Yanagawa Nanami | Maeda Kokoro | Akiyama Mao | Kanatsu Mizuki | Kasahara Momona | Okamoto Honoka
25th Generation Noguchi Kurumi | Ono Kotomi | Kodama Sakiko | Kiyono Momohime
26th Generation Kawamura Ayano | Yokoyama Reina | Yoshida Marie | Nishida Shiori | Yamazaki Yuhane | Hashisako Rin
27th Generation Shimakura Rika | Hibi Marina | Eguchi Saya | Doi Rena | Okamura Minami | Matsunaga Riai
28th Generation Hashimoto Momoko | Goto Sayaka | Shutto Anna | Kanemitsu Ruru
29th Generation Kusunoki Mei
Discography
Indies Singles 1. Kanojo ni Naritai!!! | 2. Ten Made Nobore! | 3. Oheso no Kuni Kara Konnichiwa / Ten Made Nobore! (DVD single)
Soundtrack Singles Karen na Gasshoudan
Campaign Singles Sora ga Aru | Mottainai Baasan Ondo
Albums 1. ① Let's say "Hello!" | 2. Rainbow×2
Concerts & Events
Shinjin Kouen Concerts

2007: May | August | November
2008: March | June | September | November
2009: April | June | September | November
2010: March | June | September | November

Happyoukai Concerts

2011: September
2012: March | June | September | December
2013: March | June | September | December
2014: February/March | June | September | November/December
2015: March | June | September | November/December
2016: February/March | June | September | December
2017: March | June | September | December
2018: March | June | September | December
2019: March | June | September | December
2020: March
Test Events: 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020

Other Concerts 2010nen Hello Pro Egg Norimen Live 2gatsu
Units & Other Groups
Sub-Units & Groups Tomoiki Ki wo Uetai | Shugo Chara Egg! | Kashou Egg | Hello Pro Kenshuusei Unit
Debuted Acts
(within UP-FRONT)
THE Possible | Mano Erina | S/mileage | Kikkawa Yuu | Up Up Girls (Kari) | Juice=Juice | Kobushi Factory | Tsubaki Factory | BEYOOOOONDS
Associated Acts v-u-den | Little Gatas | ℃-ute | Mix Gatas | Morning Musume | Ongaku Gatas | Gatas Brilhantes H.P. | MilkyWay | High-King | Aa! | Shin Minimoni | Reborn Eleven | Jurin | Country Girls
Related Acts Up-Front Egg | NICE GIRL Project! Kenshuusei | Hello Pro Kansai Kenshuusei | Hello Pro Korea Kenshuusei | Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido
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