Ogata Risa (小片リサ) is a Japanese pop singer. She was formerly under Hello! Project as a member and sub-leader of Tsubaki Factory. Prior to joining Hello! Project as a member of Hello Pro Kenshuusei in November 2014, she was a member of NICE GIRL Project! Kenshuusei under NICE GIRL Project!.
As of June 2021 she is part of M-line club.
- 1 Biography
- 2 Personal Life
- 3 Profile
- 4 Discography
- 5 Publications
- 6 Works
- 7 Trivia
- 8 See Also
- 9 Honorary Titles
- 10 References
- 11 External Links
Ogata Risa was born on November 5, 1998 in Tokyo, Japan.
On April 30, Ogata was introduced as a member of NICE GIRL Project! Kenshuusei during a live at Shinjuku BLAZE.
In summer 2012, she participated in the Morning Musume 11ki Member "Suppin Utahime" Audition, but failed to pass the third round. Her audition number was #125.
On November 16, NICE GIRL Project! and its trainee program was abolished. Soon after, Ogata, Hashimoto Nagisa, Horie Kizuki, Shimano Momoko, Hirose Ayaka, and Inoue Rei, were given the opportunity to become members of Hello Pro Kenshuusei, transferring to UP-FRONT PROMOTION and joining Hello! Project. They were formally introduced during the Hello Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2014 ~11gatsu・12gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~ on November 29 with three other girls.
On August 8, Ogata was announced as the sub-leader of Tsubaki Factory.
On November 6, Ogata celebrated her 19th birthday at a fanclub event titled Tsubaki Factory Ogata Risa Birthday Event 2017, which featured two shows at TOKYO FM HALL.
On February 28, Ogata announced that she had become a member of the Hello! Project Mobile advertising department and the monthly exclusive radio program Hello! Project Mobile Sendenkaigi, joining current members Ogata Haruna, Nonaka Miki, and Yanagawa Nanami.
On November 5, she celebrated her 20th birthday at a fanclub event titled Tsubaki Factory Ogata Risa Birthday Event 2018, which featured two shows at Shinjuku ReNY.
On November 6, she celebrated her 21st birthday at a fanclub event titled Tsubaki Factory Ogata Risa Birthday Event 2019, featuring two shows at Shinjuku ReNY.
On March 12, Ogata was to hold a joint fanclub event with Hirose Ayaka and Inoue Rei titled Kobushi Factory Hirose Ayaka・Inoue Rei & Tsubaki Factory Ogata Risa FC Event 2020 at LANDMARK HALL. However, it was cancelled in consideration of a new policy established by the government to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
On May 14, she opened up an official Instagram account.
On October 8, it was announced on the official Hello! Project site that Ogata Risa has been suspended from all activities for an indeterminate amount of time due to rule violations. Ogata admitted to using a secret social media account as a vent diary, where she privately posted complaints that no one was meant to see. She clarified that while she did own the account, her posts were influenced by emotions, and many of them are not actually true. She offered to have her activities suspended for the time being to reflect on her behavior. Her individual online release events through WithLIVE for "Dansha-ISM / Ima Nanji?" have been cancelled as a result, and tickets will be refunded.
On December 28, it was announced on the official Hello! Project site that Ogata Risa has chosen to not resume her activities, and that she will depart from both Tsubaki Factory and Hello! Project. She will remain signed under UP-FRONT PROMOTION, and her future activities will be announced when they are decided.
On June 1, Ogata resumed her activities and joined M-line club. Her first solo song "Far away", a cover of Mizukoshi Keiko's "Too Far Away", was uploaded to UP-FRONT Channel. In the same day, it was announced that she will be appearing in the M-line Special 2021 ~Make a Wish!~ tour as a guest on June 5 and 27 concerts, and as an opening act on June 20 and 26 concerts.
Ogata is good friends with Morning Musume members Haga Akane and Ishida Ayumi. She is also good friends with fellow Tsubaki Factory member Kishimoto Yumeno; their paring name is Marumon (まるもん). She has also been close with Hirose Ayaka and Inoue Rei since they were in NICE GIRL Project! together.
Ogata was given the name Risa as it can pass as a name overseas. It is written in katakana to balance with her family name.
The following is a list of nicknames that have been used to refer to Ogata Risa:
- Risamaru (りさまる): Official nickname. Given to her when she first joined NICE GIRL Project! Trainee.
- Risa-chan (リサちゃん) and Rii-chan (リーちゃん): Other common nicknames used to refer to Ogata.
- Marunee (まるねぇ): Used by Haga Akane.
- Marunechin (まるねちん): Ogata is good friends with Haga Akane. Their pairing name is "Marunechin" a combination of their nicknames "Risamaru" and "Akanechin".
- Name: Ogata Risa (小片リサ)
- Nickname: Risamaru (りさまる)
- Birthdate: November 5, 1998
- Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
- Blood Type: A
- Height: 159 cm (5 ft 2.5 in)?
- Western Zodiac: Scorpio
- Eastern Zodiac: Tiger
- Hello! Project Status:
- NICE GIRL Project! Status:
- 2011-04-30: NICE GIRL Project! Kenshuusei member
- 2014-11-16: Left
- UP-FRONT GROUP Status:
- NICE GIRL Project! Kenshuusei Color: Red
- Tsubaki Factory Member Color: Light Orange
- Hello! Project Groups:
- Other Groups:
- [2016.11.03] Tsubaki Factory Ogata Risa Birthday DVD 2016
- [2018.03.24] Tsubaki Factory Ogata Risa・Niinuma Kisora Birthday Event 2017
- [2019.03.26] Tsubaki Factory Ogata Risa・Niinuma Kisora Birthday Event 2018
- [2020.02.26] Tsubaki Factory Ogata Risa・Tanimoto Ami Birthday Event 2019
- See also: List:Ogata Risa Publications Featured In
- [2019.11.05] Orange no Sunadokei ~Risa Hatachi~
-  TRIANGLE
-  Thank You Very Berry
-  Kizetsu Suru Hodo Aishiteru!
-  Zoku 11nin Iru! Higashi no Chihei, Nishi no Towa
-  Nega Poji Poji
-  Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 6 Gaiden ~Tasogare no Kamen~
- [2015–2019] The Girls Live
- [2019–2020] AI・DOL PROJECT (AI・DOL プロジェクト)
- [2019–2020] Hello Pro! TOKYO Sanpo (ハロプロ!TOKYO散歩)
-  Hello! Project presents... "Solo Fes!"
- [2014–2020] Hello! Project Station
- [2014–2016] MUSIC+
- [2015–2016] GREEN ROOM
- [2016–2020] Upcoming
- [2016–2017] Girls Night Out
- [2017–2020] tiny tiny
- [2018–2020] OMAKE CHANNEL
-  Hello Pro no Monohon!
- [2019–2020] Hello Pro no Oshigoto Challenge
-  Hello Pro Kouhaku Taiko THE☆BATTLE 2019
- [2016–2019] HELLO! DRIVE! (HELLO! DRIVE! -ハロドラ-) (Wednesdays, 2016.09–2017.09; Tuesdays, 2017.10–2019.06)
- [2018-2020] Hello! Project Mobile Sendenkaigi (ハロ！モバ宣伝会議) (Hello! Project Mobile exclusive)
- She is left handed.
- She is a fan of ℃-ute and Juice=Juice.
- Her goal was to win the "Best Newcomer Award" with Tsubaki Factory. They achieved this at the end of 2017.
- She has stated during an interview that she wants to go to Germany, and that she tries to learn some words in German.
- Tsubaki Factory did a school ability test and she came first among all the members.
- She went to a release event for Juice=Juice's "Ijiwaru Shinai de Dakishimete yo / Hajimete wo Keiken-chuu".
- Within Hello! Project, the senior she admires the most is ANGERME's Fukuda Kanon. By group, she admires Okai Chisato of ℃-ute, Sayashi Riho of Morning Musume, Miyamoto Karin of Juice=Juice, Tsugunaga Momoko of Country Girls and Hamaura Ayano of Kobushi Factory.
- Ogata Risa on the NICE GIRL Project! Wiki
- Gallery:Ogata Risa
- Gallery:Ogata Risa Song Covers
- List:Ogata Risa Concert & Event Appearances
- List:Ogata Risa Discography Featured In
- List:Ogata Risa Publications Featured In
- List:Ogata Risa Pocket Morning Weekly Q&A
Oldest member of Tsubaki Factory
Sub-leader of Tsubaki Factory
- Ogata Risa. "ハロ！モバ宣伝部！ 小片リサ" (in Japanese). Tsubaki Factory Official Blog. 2019-02-28.
- Hirose Ayaka "今のこぶしにできること♡広瀬彩海" (in Japanese). Kobushi Factory Official Blog. 2020-02-27.
- "ハロー！プロジェクトメンバーオフィシャルInstagramスタート！" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2020-05-14.
- "つばきファクトリー 小片リサの活動休止に関するお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2020-10-08.
- つばきファクトリー 7thシングル「断捨ISM/イマナンジ？」発売記念 WithLIVE オンライン個別お話し会イベント 小片リサ活動休止による払い戻しのお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2020-10-08.
- つばきファクトリー 小片リサの今後に関するお知らせ (in Japanese.) Hello! Project. 2020-12-28.
- "小片リサの活動再開に関するお知らせ" (in Japanese). UP-FRONT PROMOTION. 2021-06-01.
- "お兄ちゃんみたいな存在。 小片リサ" (in Japanese). Tsubaki Factory Official Blog. 2015-06-26.
- "りがとうございます！ 小片リサ" (in Japanese). Ogata Risa Official Blog. 2017-03-01.
- Pocket Morning. 2016-11-06. (Translation by Ro-kun)
- "サイリウム!!" (in Japanese), Hirose Ayaka @ Trainees Collection
- Ogata Risa. "＊はじめまして！＊ 小片リサ" (in Japanese). Tsubaki Factory Official Blog. 2015-05-16.
- Official Blog
- Tsubaki Factory Profile (archived)
- Hello Pro Kenshuusei Profile (archived)
- Instagram (inactive)
- Tsubaki Factory Official Blog (inactive)
- Hello Pro Kenshuusei Blogs: Hello! Project tour blog, February/March 2015
- Trainees-Collection Blog (tag: "Ogata Risa")
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