Biography[edit | edit source]
Early Life[edit | edit source]
Nakayama Natsume was born on July 20, 2005 in Ishikawa, Japan.
2016[edit | edit source]
She modeled for the April 22 issue of the fashion magazine JS Girl.
In late 2016, Nakayama participated in the Morning Musume '16 Shinseiki Audition Saiboshuu, but failed.
2017[edit | edit source]
On March 6, it was announced that Nakayama had joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei alongside Shimakura Rika, Hibi Marina, Eguchi Saya, Doi Rena, Okamura Minami, Matsunaga Riai, and Yamada Ichigo. She was introduced at the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 3gatsu ~Marching!~ on March 11.
2019[edit | edit source]
Personal Life[edit | edit source]
Nakayama has a younger brother. She owns a dog named Ten and a cat named Yuzu.
As of April 2020, Nakayama is currently in her last year of middle school.
Here is a list of nicknames that was used to refer to Nakayama Natsume:
Profile[edit | edit source]
- Name: Nakayama Natsume (中山夏月姫)
- Stage Name: Nakayama Natsume (中山なつめ) (2016)
- Nicknames: Nacchi (なっち), Natsume (なつめ)
- Birthdate: July 20, 2005
- Birthplace: Ishikawa, Japan
- Blood Type: A
- Height: 157cm
- Western Zodiac: Cancer
- Eastern Zodiac: Rooster
- Hello! Project Status:
- 2017-03-06: Hello Pro Kenshuusei member
- UP-FRONT PROMOTION Status:
- 2017-03-06: Member
- Sweet Girl Member Color: Red
- Hello! Project Groups:
- Hello Pro Kenshuusei (2017-present)
- Other Groups:
- Sweet Girl (2016)
- Special Skills: Jump rope, horizontal bar, shampooing the cat
- Hobbies: Being fashionable, reading fashion magazines, furikopi, lazing around
- Favorite Music Genres: J-pop
- Favorite Food: Karashi mentaiko (spicy cod/pollock roe), cartilage karaage, tsubugai (sea snail), Nankotsu, and shirako ponzu (cod sperm with ponzu)
- Favorite Sports: Rhythmic gymnastics, gymnastics, athletics (she tries all events)
- Favorite School Subject: Foreign languages
- Favorite Color: Rainbow
- Charm Point: Her long and firm eyelashes (she can balance a toothpick on them)
- Motto: Isshokenmei (一所懸命; Try with utmost effort)
- Favorite Hello! Project songs: Sou ja nai, Momoiro Sparkling, Romantic Ukare Mode
- Looks Up To: Makino Maria, Kudo Haruka, Sato Masaki, Morning Musume, ℃-ute
Publications[edit | edit source]
Magazines[edit | edit source]
Works[edit | edit source]
TV Programs[edit | edit source]
- [2020–] Hello Dream.
Internet[edit | edit source]
- [2017-] Hello! Project Station
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- She is a fan of Sato Masaki.
- She likes quizzes, and to leisurely shop on her days off.
- She had previously met her Hello Pro Kenshuusei generation-mate Matsunaga Riai before they joined when they were both junior models.
- She did a self intro in English at the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 3gatsu ~Marching!~.
- She likes doing "shiri-moji" (尻文字), one of Japan's viral trends, which means writing kanji words in the air with your behind.
- She has bears, wild boar and antelope where she lives.
- She recieved a cat pattern dress from Morning Musume member Fukumura Mizuki.
- She became hooked on to pro wrestling (from watching her father's recoreded shows). Her favourite wrestler is Tetsuya Naito.
- She had been learning English since she was 3 years old.
- Her favorite sushi conveyer dishes are sea snail and shirako ponzu, and cartilage karaage.
- She has the same last name as former SI☆NA member Nakayama Nana.
- Nakayama's dream when she was little was to be a Disney Princess.
- She would like to visit New Zealand.
- She said it was painful when her generation mates went on to debut in BEYOOOOONDS, but she decided not to give up.
- She loves that Makino Maria is the center for Morning Musume's song "Sou ja nai".
- She practises daily hoping to join Morning Musume.
See Also[edit | edit source]
- Gallery:Nakayama Natsume
- List:Nakayama Natsume Discography Featured In
- List:Nakayama Natsume Concert & Event Appearances
References[edit | edit source]
- "中山なつめ" (in Japanese). Idol Walker. (Archived)
- "ハロプロ研修生に新メンバーが加入！" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-03-06.
- September 2018 issue of BOMB gravure magazine.
- Hello Dream. Episode 8.
- Hello Pro Maruwakari BOOK 2020 WINTER