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Recent Hello! Project News
- December 31, 2013 - Mitsui Aika to study abroad; go on hiatus from Hello! Project
- It was announced at the Hello! Project COUNTDOWN PARTY 2013 ~GOOD BYE & HELLO!~ on December 31, 2013 that former Morning Musume and current GREEN FIELDS member, Mitsui Aika, will be studying English abroad. She did not specify what English-speaking country she is going to, when she will be leaving Japan (other than "January"), or when she will be returning. She will be on hiatus from Hello! Project until she returns to Japan.
- December 21, 2013 - Kaneko Rie has left Hello Pro Kenshuusei
- Kaneko Rie was introduced as a Hello Pro Kenshuusei at the Hello! Project 2008 Shinjin Kouen 6gatsu ~Akasaka HOP!~ in June 2008 alongside Fukumura Mizuki (now in Morning Musume) and Takeuchi Akari (now in S/mileage).
- On December 21, 2013 at the last show of Hello Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2013 ~12gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~, fans reported that former Hello Pro Kenshuusei members Fukumura Mizuki, Takeuchi Akari, Katsuta Rina and staff members attended the event wearing T-shirts with the kanji symbols "金子" (Kaneko), fans also reported that Miyamoto Karin, Takagi Sayuki, and Makino Maria were crying and that Kaneko took a bow at the end of the concert. Later that same day, Kaneko's profile was removed from the ~Onedari Entame!~ Hapi★Pure website, a show that she was a regular on.
- On December 28, Kaneko Rie's father, Naoki, posted on Facebook confirming that his daughter had quit Hello Pro Kenshuusei on December 14, 2013. He thanks fans for their support.
- December 6, 2013 - Morning Musume name change, single announcement
- Tsunku has announced through his blog the release of Morning Musume's 55th single-- but there's a twist. Morning Musume will be changing its name to "Morning Musume '14" (read as "Morning Musume One-Four") starting with this single, the single will be released on January 29, 2014.
- On January 1, 2014 the name will be changed to "Morning Musume '14"
- On January 1, 2015 the name will be changed to "Morning Musume '15" and so on.(Hello Project website news)
- October 30, 2013 - Morning Musume to represent the Japanese Olympic Team
- Great news for Morning Musume fans. On Wednesday, October 30th the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) declares Morning Musume the official support team, called "Nippon! Call Project Ambassadors", for the 2014 Winter Olympics, which will take place in Sochi, Russia. The girls will both cheer Team Japan and sing the official cheer song, which will be produced by Tsunku himself.
- A special project, entitled "Nippon! Call Project", was introduced to the media on that same day. The project features an app (available in the Apple and Android App Store), in which people can show support to Team Japan. It requires entering one's name and a recording of them yelling "Nippon!", which both will be received by the Japanese Sport Teams.
- In the past, the group released a cheer song titled "THE Manpower!!!", for the baseball team, the Tohoku Rakuten Eagles. The previous time the girls released an Olympic-related song was in 2000, with "I WISH" being TBS's theme song for the 2000 Summer Olympic Games. This is the first time the group are singing an official theme song for the Japanese Olympic Team.
- October 25, 2013 - Fukumura Mizuki's grandfather has passed away
- Fukumura blogged on October 25, 2013 reporting that her grandfather had passed away. Her grandfather was well known among her fans because she often mentioned him in lives and mentioned he owned trains. Her grandfather not only loved trains, but also loved dogs, cats, rabbits, motorcycles and cameras.
- 12 Days earlier Tamura Meimi's grandmother passed away.
- October 25, 2013 - Umeda Erika to make a come-back in the music industry
- Some good news for former C-ute member Umeda Erika fans! On October 25, 2013 Umeda announced through her blog and a YouTube video that she would be returning to the music industry as a soloist, she picked October 25 to announce her come-back because it marked the 4th year since her graduation from C-ute. She has opened her own website and will perform her first solo live on December 22, 2013 titled "~Starting Over~".
- October 21, 2013 - Mashiro Kana withdraws from Hello! Pro Kenshuusei
- On October 21, 2013 Mashiro Kana's profile was suddenly removed from the Hello! Pro Kenshuusei website.
- She had participated in a Juice=Juice handshake event with other Kenshuusei members and appeared in Miyamoto Karin's blog just days before on October 19th.
- Mashiro had joined Hello! Pro Kenshuusei only five months ago; on May 5, 2013.
- October 7, 2013 - Former Morning Musume member Kago Ai will form a girl group!
- On October 7th, former 4th generation Morning Musume member Kago Ai, who was fired because of a series of scandals, announced on her diamond-blog, that she was going to form a new 4-member girlgroup within her new agency she recently joined.
- Girls between 15 and 21 that live in the area of Tokyo and are not under a different production can audition. Two of the girls will be picked by Kago herself and she´s looking for girls with special abilities.
- September 4, 2013 - Morning Musumes 54th single a big success
- Morning Musumes new single Wagamama Ki no Mama Ai no Joke/Ai no Gundan, which is the first single without Tanaka Reina since AS FOR ONE DAY, is a big success.
- It successfully hit #1 at the Oricon Daily-Charts with 96,075 copies sold as well as #1 at the Oricon Weekly-Charts with 144,061 copies.
- This single has beat the first week sales for all previous singles since Do it! Now and currently has the 11th best selling first week for a Morning Musume single.
- "Wagamama Ki no Mama Ai no Joke" MV passed already 2,000,000 views while "Ai no Gundan" MV passed 1,000,000 views.
Latest H!P Releases
- Juice=Juice - Ijiwaru Shinai de Dakishimete yo / Hajimete wo Keiken-chuu - December 4, 2013
- S/mileage - Ee ka!? / "Ii Yatsu" - December 18, 2013
- Hello Pro Kenshuusei - Oheso no Kuni Kara Konnichiwa / Ten Made Nobore! (DVD single) - December 21, 2013
- Hello! Project - Petit Best 14 - December 11, 2013
- ℃-ute - ℃-ute Cutie Circuit ~Voyage à Paris~ - December 18, 2013
- ℃-ute - ℃-ute Budokan Concert 2013 "Queen of J-POP ~Tadori Tsuita Onna Senshi~" - December 18, 2013
- Hello! Project - Hello! SATOYAMA Life Vol. 17 - December 18, 2013
- Hello! Project - Hello! SATOYAMA Life Vol. 18 - December 18, 2013
- Sayashi Riho - Taiyou - November 25, 2013
Upcoming H!P Releases
- Morning Musume '14 - Egao no Kimi wa Taiyou sa / Kimi no Kawari wa Iyashinai / What is LOVE? - January 29, 2014
- Berryz Koubou - Otona na no yo! / 1-Oku 3-Senman Sou Diet Oukoku - February 19, 2014
- Hello! Project - Hello! Project no Zenkyoku kara Atsumechaimashita! Vol. 1 - January 1, 2014
- Hello! Project - Hello! Project no Zenkyoku kara Atsumechaimashita! Vol. 2 - January 1, 2014
- Berryz Koubou - Berryz Koubou Special Best Vol.2 - February 26, 2014
- Morning Musume - Morning Musume Zen Single Coupling Collection vol.2 - March 12, 2014
- Berryz Koubou & S/mileage - Gekiharo 13th performance Warera Jeanne ~Shoujo Seisen Kageki~ - February 5, 2014
- Hello! Project - Hello! SATOYAMA Life Vol. 19 - February 5, 2014
- Hello! Project - Hello! SATOYAMA Life Vol. 20 - February 5, 2014
- Hello! Project 2014 WINTER ~GOiSU MODE~ (January 2, 2014 - February 16, 2014)
- Hello! Project 2014 WINTER ~DE-HA MiX~ (January 2, 2014 - February 16, 2014)
- S/mileage Concert Tour 2014 Haru ~Smile Charge~ (January 23, 2014 - May 25, 2014)
- Morning Musume '14 Concert Tour Haru ~Evolution~ (March 15, 2014 - April 27, 2014)
- Hello! Project Hina Fest 2014 (March 29, 2014 - March 30, 2014)
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- Morning Musume '14 - Egao no Kimi wa Taiyou sa / Kimi no Kawari wa Iyashinai / What is LOVE?
- Release Date: January 29, 2014
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