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Nonaka Miki (野中美希) is a Japanese pop singer under Hello! Project as a 12th generation member of Morning Musume. She is the first person to join Morning Musume that is fluent in English, and since her joining, she has been appointed the role as the group's "global representative" (グローバル担当; global tantou).
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Recent Hello! Project News

February 10, 2020 - Miyamoto Karin to graduate from Juice=Juice and Hello! Project
On February 10, it was announced that founding member Miyamoto Karin will graduate from Juice=Juice and Hello! Project at the end of Juice=Juice CONCERT TOUR 2020 Haru in order to focus on beginning activities as a solo singer. She had been thinking about her graduation since fall 2018, and was interested in pursuing DIY and interior design. She was also interested in challenging herself to become a solo performer that focuses on both singing and dancing.
It has been over eleven years since Miyamoto joined Hello Pro Egg, and over seven years since Juice=Juice was formed. After her graduation, she is set to begin solo activities in fall 2020, and intends to continue using social media whilst exploring a new lifestyle.
Source:Hello! Project, YouTube

January 22, 2020 - Murota Mizuki to graduate from ANGERME and Hello! Project
On January 22, it was announced that 3rd generation member Murota Mizuki will be graduating from ANGERME and Hello! Project on March 22 at Hello! Project Hina Fes 2020 ~Hisaichi Fukkou Shien Tohoku wo Genki ni!~ <ANGERME Premium>.
Murota started to talk about graduation towards the end of 2018, and taking in consideration of what she learned, experienced, and cultivated during the years, she decided to study about expressiveness from scratch with intentions of expanding her horizons and trying all sort of things in the future.
In the announcement, it was also stated that Funaki Musubu's graduation, which was originally set for March, has been postponed to the end of ANGERME Live Tour 2020 Fuyu Haru ROCK ON! LOCK ON! to allow Murota to graduate ahead of her.
Source: Hello! Project, ORICON MUSIC

January 8, 2020 - Kobushi Factory set to disband
On January 8, it was announced that Kobushi Factory will disband on March 30, 2020 with a concert at Tokyo Dome City Hall.
Group leader Hirose Ayaka had been in discussions with the agency about her graduation since early 2019, and after discussions with the group, the other members except Inoue Rei also expressed their desire to pursue a new path. It was eventually decided that the group would disband.
The group is set to release their final single on March 4, 2020. After the disbandment, Inoue will continue to be a member of Hello! Project, while Wada Sakurako will retire from the entertainment industry. The remaining members will continue to be active after graduating from Hello! Project, with Hirose going to enter music college in April to restart activities as a singer from scratch, Nomura Minami will start acting activities, and Hamaura Ayano will start activities as a model and actress.
Source: Hello! Project, natalie


Upcoming Releases

Kobushi Factory - Seishun no Hana / Start Line - March 4, 2020
Juice=Juice - Pop Music / Suki tte Itte yo - April 1, 2020
Reborn ~13nin no Tamashii wa Kami-sama no Yume wo Miru~ - February 26, 2020
The Girls Live Vol.65 - March 11, 2020
Country Girls Kessei 5 Shuunen Kinen Event ~Go for the future!!!!~ - March 11, 2020
Miyamoto Karin LIVE TOUR ~Karing~ - March 25, 2020
Kobushi Ongaku Eizou Shuu - March 25, 2020
ANGERME Live Tour 2019 Natsu Aki "Next Page" ~Nakanishi Kana Sotsugyou Special~ - April 1, 2020
Country Girls Live 2019 ~Itooshikutte Gomen ne~ - April 8, 2020
Haga Akane - Akane - March 7, 2020

Latest Releases

Tsubaki Factory - Ishiki Takai Otome no Dilemma / Dakishimerarete Mitai - January 15, 2020
Morning Musume '20 - KOKORO&KARADA / LOVEpedia / Ningen Kankei No way way - January 22, 2020
Hello! Project - Petit Best 20 2020 - January 8, 2020
Kobushi Factory Live Tour 2019 Aki ~Punching the air! Special~ - January 8, 2020
The Girls Live Vol.63 - January 22, 2020
ANGERME 2019 Aki "Next Page" ~Katsuta Rina Sotsugyou Special~ - February 5, 2020
The Girls Live Vol.64 - February 12, 2020
Ishida Ayumi - believe in oneself - January 7, 2020
Makino Maria - Maria19 - February 2, 2020

Recent Concerts

Hello! Project 2020 Winter (January 2 - February 24)
Kanazawa Tomoko LIVE 2020 ~Rose Quartz~ (January 27 - February 19)
Juice=Juice LIVE TOUR 2020 ~NEW SENSATION~ (February 3 - May 10)
ANGERME Live Tour 2020 Fuyu Haru ROCK ON! LOCK ON! (February 9 - May 17)
Tsubaki Factory Live Tour 2020 Haru Tsubaki (February 22 - June 6)
Morning Musume '20 Concert Tour Haru ~MOMM~ (March 14 - June 7)
BEYOOOOONDS 1st LIVE TOUR 2020 ~Pop! Step! Zen Onpu!!~ (March 8 - May 31)
Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2020 3gatsu ~Tsumugu~ (March 15 - March 20)

Hello! Project Wiki Admins

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Hello! Project Birthdays

February 22, Coming Soon
Shibata Ayumi (36th)
Yokoyama Reina (19th)
February 25, Coming Soon
Otani Masae (38th)
Ichioka Reina (21st)
Uemura Hasumi (12th)
February 26, Coming Soon
Ishii Rika (40th)
Fujimoto Miki (35th)
Matsubara Yulia (12th)

Note: All birthdays are based on JST Time.

Recent Music Videos

Kobushi Factory - Seishun no Hana (MV) (Promotion Edit)

Kobushi Factory - Seishun no Hana (MV) (Promotion Edit)

Official Links

Morning Musume YouTube Channel ANGERME YouTube Channel
Juice=Juice YouTube Channel Kobushi Factory YouTube Channel
Tsubaki Factory YouTube Channel BEYOOOOONDS YouTube Channel
Hello Pro Kenshuusei YouTube Channel

YouTube & TV Programs

Hello! Project Wiki/Poll

Favourite Song:

The poll was created at 18:47 on February 10, 2020, and so far 80 people voted.

RESULTS - Prefecture Battle (Final):

  1. Inaba Manaka (105 votes)
  2. Dambara Ruru (64 votes)
  • Total Votes: 169 Votes

Results of previous rounds can be found here.

This Day in History

February 20
2002 - The Douyou Pops 2 Haru no Uta Shuu releases. (Hello! Project album)
2008 - Café Buono! releases. (Buono! album)
2008 - Love Message! releases. (THE Possible single)
2008 - Reverse! ~ Watashi no Karada Doko Desu ka? DVD releases. (Berryz Koubou stage play)
2008 - Kazahana releases. (Ishikawa Rika photobook)
2013 - Naka-san releases. (Nakajima Saki photobook)
2013 - Respect Tokyo / Sutorera! ~Straight Up!~ releases. (Up Up Girls (Kari) single)
2013 - Aratamemashite, THE Possible Desu! ~Nyuumon Hen Best~ releases. (THE Possible album)
2013 - Hito Kakera no Kiseki releases. (Shibata Ayumi single)
2016 - Greeting ~Inaba Manaka~ releases. (Inaba Manaka blu-ray)

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