Shimakura Rika promoting "Megane no Otoko no Ko / Nippon no D・N・A!"
|Born||August 20, 2000|
|Occupation||Idol, Singer, Model|
|Agency||UP-FRONT PROMOTION (2017-)|
|Associated Acts||Hello Pro Kenshuusei, BEYOOOOONDS, CHICA#TETSU|
|Joined||June 9, 2018|
|Debut Single||Megane no Otoko no Ko / Nippon no D・N・A! / Go Waist|
|Time in Group||1 Year, 4 Months, 4 Days|
|Joined||March 6, 2017|
|Graduated||July 14, 2018|
|Time in Group||1 Year, 4 Months, 9 Days|
Shimakura Rika (島倉りか) is a Japanese pop singer under Hello! Project as a member of CHICA#TETSU and the combined group BEYOOOOONDS. She first joined Hello! Project as a member of Hello Pro Kenshuusei in March 2017.
Shimakura Rika was born on August 20, 2000 in Tokyo, Japan.
Shimakura participated in Morning Musume '16 Shinseiki Audition, but failed.
On March 6, it was announced that Shimakura had joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei alongside Hibi Marina, Eguchi Saya, Doi Rena, Okamura Minami, Matsunaga Riai, Yamada Ichigo, and Nakayama Natsume. She was introduced at the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 3gatsu ~Marching!~ on March 11.
On February 13, she participated in a fanclub event titled Hello Pro Kenshuusei Special Event in Nagoya ~Hajimemashite! 2~ at Midland Square Cinema 2 alongside Maeda Kokoro, Yamazaki Yuhane and Nishida Shiori, where she performed a cover of Berryz Koubou's 23rd single "Maji Bomber!!".
On March 20, she participated in a fanclub event titled Engeki Joshibu "Bokutachi Karen na Shounen Gasshoudan" DVD Hatsubai Kinen Special Event in Nagoya at Midland Square Cinema 2 alongside Maeda Kokoro, Noguchi Kurumi, Yonemura Kirara, Yamazaki Yuhane, and Nishida Shiori.
On May 6, Shimakura won the best performance award with 324 votes at the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2018 ~Haru no Koukai Jitsuryoku Shindan Test~ event for her performance of "Fiesta! Fiesta!".
On June 9, during the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2018 6gatsu ~Niji~ in Tokyo, it was announced that Shimakura was chosen alongside Nishida Shiori and Eguchi Saya to join the new group led by Ichioka Reina that would debut later in 2018.
On October 19, the name of the group led by Ichioka was announced as CHICA#TETSU. It was also announced that it would be part of the combined group BEYOOOOONDS alongside the second group Ame no Mori Kawa Umi and the Hello! Project "ONLY YOU" Audition winners.
On August 20, she celebrated her 19th birthday in a fanclub event titled BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Shimakura Rika Birthday Event 2019, which featured two shows at Shinjuku ReNY.
She has a younger sister, and she owns a pet turtle.
The following list are notable friendships Shimakura Rika has acquired:
- Name: Shimakura Rika (島倉りか)
- Birthdate: August 20, 2000
- Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
- Blood Type: A
- Height: 153.7cm
- Western Zodiac: Leo
- Eastern Zodiac: Dragon
- Hello! Project Status:
- UP-FRONT PROMOTION Status:
- 2017-03-06: Member
- BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Member Color: Lavender
- Hello! Project Groups:
- Special Skills: Eating watermelon quickly, catching insects
- Hobbies: Watching Hello! Project videos, karaoke, watching movies
- Favorite Music Genres: Hello! Project, Showa era pop, Disney
- Favorite Sport: Badminton
- Favorite School Subject: Physical education
- Motto: Ichinichi ichizen (一日一善; Do one good deed a day)
- Favorite Food: Watermelon and salmon
- Favorite Color: Red
- Charm Point: The dimple which is only on her left side
- Favorite Hello! Project songs: Be Alive, VERY BEAUTY, LOVE Namida Iro
- Looks Up To: Morito Chisaki, Inoue Rei
- [2018.07.12] Bessatsu Shonen Champion
- [2018.07.20] CD Journal
- [2018.07.30] Gekkan Entame
- [2018.07.31] BIG ONE GIRLS
- [2018.08.09] BOMB
- [2018.09.20] CD Journal
- [2018.09.22] TVfan
-  Bokutachi Karen na Shounen Gasshoudan
-  Attack No.1
-  Fushigi no Kuni no Alicetachi
-  Reborn ~13nin no Tamashii wa Kami-sama no Yume wo Miru~
- [2018-2019] The Girls Live
- [2017-] Hello! Project Station
- If she could have one wish, she'd like to go back to the age of the dinosaurs because she likes them.
- She sang "Be Alive" for her Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 ~Haru no Koukai Jitsuryoku Shindan Test~ solo.
- She learned Karate.
- Gallery:Shimakura Rika
- List:Shimakura Rika Discography Featured In
- List:Shimakura Rika Concert & Event Appearances
- List:Shimakura Rika Pocket Morning Weekly Q&A
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "アイドルニュータイプ現る「ハロプロの最終兵器」BEYOOOOONDSインタビュー（２）" (in Japanese). ENTAME next. 2019-04-17.
- ↑ "ハロプロ研修生に新メンバーが加入！" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-03-06.
- ↑ Yamagishi Riko. ""発表！"山岸理子" (in Japanese). Tsubaki Factory Official Blog. 2018-06-09.
- ↑ "新グループ、グループ名決定のお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2018-10-19.
- ↑ "ハロー！プロジェクト新グループ、グループ名決定のお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project Station (via YouTube). 2018-10-19.
- ↑ https://news.walkerplus.com/article/155809/
- ↑ Shimakura Rika. "卒業！島倉りか" (in Japanese). BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Official Blog. 2019-03-14.
- ↑ "BEYOOOOONDS FCイベント2018 ~冬の陣ZIN ~" (in Japanese). Suzuki Keita Official Blog. 2018-12-03.
- ↑ Top Yell NEO 2018 SUMMER magazine special issue.
- BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Official Profile
- BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU Official Blog
- Hello Pro Kenshuusei Profile (archived)
|BEYOOOOONDS / CHICA#TETSU||Ichioka Reina (Leader) | Shimakura Rika | Nishida Shiori | Eguchi Saya|
|BEYOOOOONDS / Ame no Mori|
|Takase Kurumi (Leader) | Maeda Kokoro | Yamazaki Yuhane | Okamura Minami | Kiyono Momohime|
|BEYOOOOONDS||Hirai Miyo | Kobayashi Honoka | Satoyoshi Utano|
|Major Singles||1. Megane no Otoko no Ko / Nippon no D・N・A! / Go Waist|
|Other Singles||Collaborations: YEAH YEAH YEAH / Akogare no Stress-free / Hana, Takenawa no Toki|
|Concerts & Events|
|Other Concerts & Events|
|Hello! Project Concerts|
|Units & Other Acts|
|Associated Acts||Hello Pro Kenshuusei|