After graduating, she became one of the founding members of the local idol group @ria on September 2, 2019. She graduated on March 2, 2020.
Kitagawa Ryo was born on June 29, 2004 in Hokkaido, Japan.
Kitagawa participated in the Hello! Project "Hokkaido Gentei" Member Audition.
On July 16, it was announced that the successful applicants of the Hello! Project "Hokkaido Gentei" Member Audition would join the newly established trainee branch, Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido. Kitagawa was officially introduced as one of the first seven members on July 30 at the Hello! Project 2016 SUMMER ~Sunshine Parade~ concert in Sapporo alongside Oota Haruka, Sato Hikari, Ishiguri Kanami, Kawano Minori, Kudo Yume, and Yamazaki Mei.
On September 2, a new local idol unit called @ria (アリア) based in Sapporo, Hokkaido was formed with Kitagawa as one of the founding members.
On February 21, it was announced that she would graduate from @ria on March 2. Afterwards, she plans on moving to Tokyo.
She has a cat named Zaku.i
As of April 2020, Kitagawa is currently in her first year of high school.
Kitagawa's given name, "Ryo", means clear (亮).
- Ryo-chan (りょーちゃん): .
- Name: Kitagawa Ryo (北川亮)
- Birthdate: June 29, 2004
- Birthplace: Rankoshi, Hokkaido, Japan
- Blood type: B
- Height: 165cm
- Western Zodiac: Cancer
- Eastern Zodiac: Monkey
- Hello! Project Status:
- 2016-07-30: Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido member
- 2018-04-23: Left
- UP-FRONT PROMOTION Status:
- 2016-07-30: Member
- 2018-04-23: Left
- Hello! Project Groups:
- Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido (2016-2018)
- Other Groups:
- @ria (2019-2020)
- Specialty: Cutting rice crops
- Hobby: Finding stray cats
- Favorite Music Genre: Anime songs
- Favorite Food: Rice cooked in an iron pot
- Charm Point: Farm work
- Favorite Sport: Soccer
- Motto: Manpuku jinsei (満腹人生; Satisfy your life)
- Favorite Hello! Project songs: "One・Two・Three", "Otakebi Boy WAO!"
- Favorite ℃-ute songs: "Dance de Bakoon!", "Kiss me Aishiteru"
- Favorite ANGERME song: "Dondengaeshi"
- Looks Up To: Morning Musume, Okai Chisato
- [2016–2018] Hello! to meet you!
- Her father told her about the Hello! Project "Hokkaido Gentei" Member Audition.
- Her future goal was to participate in Hello! Project concerts and be on the same stage as her seniors.
- She was impressed by Morning Musume's sparkling aura.
- She was the only Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido member not from Sapporo.
- Kitagawa's family and school friends call her RyonRyon and members call her Ryo-chan.
- Her favorite celebrity is Jackie Chan.
- She is the first member of Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido to leave the program.
- She shares the same surname with Morning Musume member Kitagawa Rio.
- Gallery:Kitagawa Ryo
- List:Kitagawa Ryo Discography Featured In
- List:Kitagawa Ryo Concert & Event Appearances
- ↑ "「ハロプロ研修生北海道」始動のお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2016-07-16.
- ↑ "ハロプロ「北海道限定」研修生7人初披露" (in Japanese). ORICON STYLE. 2016-07-31.
- ↑ "Hello! Project 研修生発表会2018 ～春の公開実力診断テスト～" (in Japanese). UP-FC. 2018-04-23.
- ↑ https://twitter.com/aria_likey_news/status/1168809520358813697?s=21
- ↑ "北川亮に関してのお知らせ" (in Japanese). @ria Note Blog. 2020-02-21.
- ↑ Naruchika 2017 ℃-ute MC. 2017-01-29.
|Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido|
|1st Generation||Ishiguri Kanami | Kawano Minori|
|3rd Generation||Nishimura Karin|
|Full Member||Inaba Manaka (Leader)|
|1st Generation||Oota Haruka | Sato Hikari | Kitagawa Ryo | Kudo Yume | Yamazaki Mei|
|2nd Generation||Hashimoto Ririka|
|3rd Generation||Shibuya Hina|
|Indies Singles||1. Real☆Little☆Girl / Kanojo ni Naritai!!! (Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Ver.) | 2. Hankouki! / Ice day Party|
|Concerts & Events|
|Happyoukai Concerts||2017: June|
2018: March | June | December
2019: March | June | September | December
Test Events: 2017 | 2018 | 2019
|Units & Other Acts|
|Sub-Units & Groups||Hello Pro Kenshuusei Unit|
|Associated Acts||Hello Pro Kenshuusei, ANGERME, Juice=Juice, Morning Musume|