Hello Pro Egg Audition 2004 (ハロプロ エッグ オーディション2004) is the first Hello Pro Egg audition. It took place during the spring and summer of 2004. The purpose of the audition was to find talented girls to become "Hello Pro Eggs", once found, they will receive free lessons that will allow their talent to slowly hatch and then allowed to blossom.


  • Application Recruitment Period: April–May 2004 (via Hello! Morning )
  • Qualifications: By April 2004, the applicants must not have a contract in the entertainment industry, that they will relocate to Tokyo, and that they must be females between first grade to 18 years old.
  • Application Methods: There were two forms of application methods, but applicants must apply only through one method. The first was through an interview at Makuhari Messe in Chiba on 19 June 2004 and the second was through an applicant submitted digital video cassette tape.
  • Number of applicants: 10,570 people


The following 32 people passed the audition and all, except Arai Manami and Maeda Irori, started activities on August 10, 2004. Korenaga MikiKawashima MiyukiTanaka Anri, and Muto Mika also began activities as futsal trainees.


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