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Kitahara Momo (北原もも) is a Japanese pop singer under Hello! Project as a member of OCHA NORMA and a former member of Hello Pro Kenshuusei.


Kitahara Momo, April 2021

Kitahara Momo, December 2020

Kitahara Momo, June 2020

Kitahara Momo, March 2020

Kitahara Momo, December 2019

Kitahara Momo, September 2019

Early Life[]

Kitahara Momo was born on August 30, 2006 in Tokyo, Japan.


In early 2019, Kitahara took part in the Morning Musume '19 LOVE Audition and made it to the finals, but was not chosen to join the group.

On August 2, it was announced that Kitahara had joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei alongside eight other girls. They were introduced on September 8 at Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2019 9gatsu ~Kirameki~.[1]


On May 29, Kitahara won the judge's happy character award at the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2021 ~Haru no Koukai Jitsuryoku Shindan Test~ event for her performance of "Boogie Train '03".

On July 5, it was revealed at Hello Dream. that Kitahara was added to the new Hello! Project group's line-up, which is scheduled to debut on January 2, 2022.[2]

On December 14, she participated in a ENPLEX × Hello! Project Nagoya Teiki Event with Yonemura Kirara and Saito Madoka.

Personal Life[]

She has a younger brother.

When Kitahara joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei, she was in her first year of middle school. As of April 2022, Kitahara is currently in her second year of high school.

Here is a list of nicknames that was used to refer to Kitahara Momo:

  • Momomo (ももも): One of her nicknames as a Hello Pro Kenshuusei member.[3]
  • Momo-chan (ももちゃん): One of her nicknames as a Hello Pro Kenshuusei member.
  • Momo (もも): One of her nicknames as a Hello Pro Kenshuusei member.


  • Hobbies: Collecting peach merchandise, drawing illustrations
  • Favorite Music Genre: J-pop
  • Favorite Food: Kombu
  • Favorite Sport: Dancing
  • Favorite Color: Pink, Lavender
  • Charm Point: Her lower eyelashes
  • Motto: Itsumo taiyou no hou wo muite (いつも太陽のほうを向いて; Always face the sun)
  • Favorite Hello! Project song: Koi wa Accha Accha
  • Looks Up To: Funaki Musubu[4], Kishimoto Yumeno[5]

  • Works[]


    TV Programs[]



    • She has the same last name as voice actress and former Hello Pro Egg member Kitahara Sayaka.
    • She would like to visit Sweden.
    • She loves playing her harmonica and playing her guitar.[6]
    • She went to Hashida Honoka's middle school graduation ceremony to surprise her and gave her roses to congratulate her.
    • She sent letters to other KSS members for Christmas by surprise.
    • She is known for being very strong-willed and ambitious.
    • The first thing she did after becoming OCHA NORMA's name annoucement was registering "OCHA NORMA" in her User Dictionary.
    • She is a model for Aimmx.
    • Her nickname "Momomo", comes from her favorite teacher who used to call her this when she was in elementary school.
    • She was inspired to become an idol by Funaki Musubu of Oha Suta.


    1. "ハロプロ研修生に新メンバー加入のお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2019-08-02.
    2. https://twitter.com/tx_harodori/status/1412085905838383116
    3. Hello Dream. Episode 5.
    4. Hello Dream. Episode 8.
    5. tiny tiny. Episode 147.
    6. Hello Dream. Episode 7.

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