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Tanimoto Ami (谷本安美) is a Japanese pop singer under Hello! Project as a member of Tsubaki Factory. She was introduced as a member of Hello Pro Kenshuusei during the Hello Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2014 ~11gatsu・12gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~.

Biography[]

Tsubaki Factory, September 2020

Tanimoto Ami, January 2020

Tanimoto Ami, February 2019

Tanimoto Ami, November 2018

Tanimoto Ami, July 2018

Tanimoto Ami, February 2018

Tanimoto Ami, July 2017

Tanimoto Ami, February 2017

Tanimoto Ami, September 2016

Tanimoto Ami, August 2016

Tanimoto Ami, January 2016

Tanimoto Ami, May 2015

Early Life[]

Tanimoto Ami was born on November 16, 1999 in Hokkaido, Japan to a couple whose names are undisclosed.

2014[]

In summer 2014, Tanimoto participated in the Morning Musume '14 <Golden> Audition!, made it to the finals, but failed to enter the group.[1]

In November, Tanimoto joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei. She was formally introduced during the November / December recital on November 29 alongside Hashimoto Nagisa, Horie Kizuki, Ogata Risa, Shimano Momoko, Hirose Ayaka, Asakura Kiki, Inoue Rei and Onoda Saori.

2015[]

On April 29, it was announced that Tanimoto would debut in a new unit named Tsubaki Factory alongside Yamagishi Riko, Kishimoto Yumeno, Niinuma Kisora, Asakura Kiki and Ogata Risa.

During the Hello! Project 2015 SUMMER concert tour, Tanimoto injured her foot. Her injury took 3 weeks to recover, she had to be out of the group to heal until she could return.

2017[]

On November 16, Tanimoto celebrated her 18th birthday at a fanclub event titled Tsubaki Factory Tanimoto Ami Birthday Event 2017, which featured two shows at Shinjuku ReNY.

2018[]

On November 19, Tanimoto celebrated her 19th birthday at a fanclub event titled Tsubaki Factory Tanimoto Ami Birthday Event 2018, which featured two shows at TOKYO FM HALL.

2019[]

On November 18, she celebrated her 20th birthday at a fanclub event titled Tsubaki Factory Tanimoto Ami Birthday Event 2019, featuring two shows at TOKYO FM HALL.

2020[]

On May 14, she opened up an official Instagram account.[2]

On November 16, she released her first photobook, Am1.[3]

On November 17, she celebrated her 21st birthday at a fanclub event titled Tsubaki Factory Tanimoto Ami Birthday Event 2020, featuring two shows at Square Ebara Hiratsuka Hall.

Personal Life[]

She has an older sister.[4]

When Tanimoto joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei in November 2014, she was a third year middle school student. She graduated from high school in March 2018.

The following list are notable friendships Tanimoto Ami has acquired:

Tanimoto's given name, Ami, consists of the kanji meaning "peace" (安; a) and "beauty" (美; mi). Her father chose it after being told by someone in a dream to "give her the name Ami".[5]

The following are a list of nicknames used to refer to Tamimoto:

  • Anmii (あんみぃー): Given and used by her friends.[6]
  • Mii (みぃ), also spelt as Me: Self-given nickname used to refer to herself.[6] Based on the pronoun "me".

Profile[]

  • Specialty: Able to sleep anywhere
  • Hobbies: Listening to music, watching concert DVDs really loudly in a dark room, observing people, movie appreciation
  • Favorite Music Genre: J-pop
  • Favorite Food: Seedless grapes
  • Favorite Colors: White, black, pink, yellow, yellow-green, and light blue
  • Favorite Sports: Soccer, basketball
  • Charm Point: Her three beauty marks under her eyes
  • Motto: Ichigo ichie (一期一会; One time, One meeting)
  • Favorite Tsubaki Factory Song: Teion Yakedo
  • Favorite Hello! Project Songs: "Yokaze no Message", "Urayanjau", "Suki na Senpai", "aMa no Jaku", "Gamusha LIFE"
  • Looks Up To: Suzuki Airi, Makino Maria, Uemura Akari

  • Discography[]

    See also: List:Tanimoto Ami Discography Featured In

    Solo Fanclub DVDs[]

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    Fanclub DVDs[]

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    Publications[]

    See also: List:Tanimoto Ami Publications Featured In

    Solo Photobooks[]

    • [2020.11.16] Am1

    Works[]

    Theater[]

    Thank You Very BerryKizetsu Suru Hodo Aishiteru!Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 6 Gaiden ~Tasogare no Kamen~

    TV Programs[]

    Internet[]

    Music Videos[]

    Trivia[]

    • If she had super-powers, she'd stop time.
    • Her future goal is to do work outside of being an idol to become known by many people.
    • She has stated during an interview that she wants to go to Los Angeles. She also would like to discover Germany with all the castles.
    • She likes K-pop and is especially a fan of the Korean-Japanese girl group IZ*ONE.[7] Her favorite member is Kim Minju.[8] When Tsubaki Factory appeared on Utacon on July 16, 2019, she was able to meet IZ*ONE in person for the first time and received a signed CD of their Japanese single "Buenos Aires".[9]
    • Her second favorite IZ*ONE member is Kang Hye Won.[10]

    See Also[]

    References[]

    1. "モー娘。'14新曲REC Ver.&オーディション、℃-uteツアー、浜浦ヘアアレンジby生田 MC:矢島舞美・岡井千聖【ハロ!ステ#88】" (at 31:20). Hello! Project Station. Air Date: 2015-10-15.
    2. "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.
    3. "谷本安美(つばきファクトリー)ファースト写真集「Am1」発売決定!!" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2020-10-05.
    4. Hello! Q&A. 2018-01-20. (Translation by Ro-kun).
    5. "つばきファクトリー谷本安美が“20問20答”でハロプロ愛を語る!【ハロプロ誕生20周年記念連載】" (in Japanese). The Television. 2018-03-12.
    6. 6.0 6.1 Tanimoto Ami. "初めましててて!!!!谷本安美" (in Japanese). Tsubaki Factory Official Blog. 2015-05-16.
    7. Tanimoto Ami. "(´꒳`)。谷本安美" (in Japanese). Tsubaki Factory Official Blog. 2018-12-06.
    8. Tanimoto Ami. "(●´∀`)ノ+゜*。゜。谷本安美" (in Japanese). Tsubaki Factory Official Blog. 2019-01-26.
    9. Tanimoto Ami. "66。谷本安美" (in Japanese). Tsubaki Factory Official Blog. 2019-07-16.
    10. https://twitter.com/fujii_itsuki/status/1277531291705937921

    External Links[]

    Tsubaki Factory
    Members
    Current Members Yamagishi Riko (Leader)Niinuma KisoraTanimoto AmiKishimoto YumenoAsakura KikiOno MizuhoOnoda SaoriAkiyama MaoKasai YuumiYagi ShioriFukuda MarinYofu Runo
    Former Members Ogata Risa (Sub-leader)
    Discography

    Singles

    Indies: 1. Seishun Manmannaka! • 2. Kedakaku Sakihokore! • 3. Hitorijime / Watashi ga Obasan ni Natte mo
    Major: 1. Hatsukoi Sunrise / Just Try! / Uruwashi no Camellia • 2. Shuukatsu Sensation / Waratte / Hana Moyou • 3. Teion Yakedo / Shunrenka / I Need You ~Yozora no Kanransha~ • 4. Date no Hi wa Nido Kurai Shower Shite Dekaketai / Junjou cm / Kon'ya Dake Ukaretakatta • 5. Sankaime no Date Shinwa / Fuwari, Koi Dokei • 6. Ishiki Takai Otome no Dilemma / Dakishimerarete Mitai • 7. Dansha-ISM / Ima Nanji?

    Other Singles

    Collaborations: Hyokkori HyoutanjimaYEAH YEAH YEAH / Akogare no Stress-free / Hana, Takenawa no Toki

    Digital Songs Nineteen no Shinkirou ('19 Summer Ver.)
    Albums

    Studio Albums: 1. first bloom • 2. 2nd STEP
    Mini Albums: Tsubaki Factory SOUND + VISION Vol.1
    Soundtracks: Engeki Joshibu Musical "Thank You Very Berry" Original Soundtrack

    Concerts & Events

    Concerts

    Spring Tours: 201820192020
    Fall Tours: 20182019
    One-Day: Tsubaki Factory One-Man LIVE ~First Blossom~

    Joint Concerts

    2015: New Fes! 2015 (with Country Girls and Kobushi Factory)New Fes! II (with Kobushi Factory)
    2018: Premium Live 2018 Haru "KOBO" (with Kobushi Factory)

    Other Concerts & Events

    Hello! Project Concerts

    Summer Tours: 201520162017201820192020
    Winter Tours: 20162017201820192020
    Hina Fes: 20162017201820192020
    Hallo! Fes: 2018
    COUNTDOWN PARTY: 20152016201720182019
    Other Concerts: Hello! Project 2020 ~The Ballad~

    Units & Other Acts
    Associated Acts Hello Pro KenshuuseiNICE GIRL Project! Kenshuusei
    Hello Pro Kenshuusei
    Members
    25th Generation Yonemura Kirara
    27th Generation Nakayama Natsume
    28th Generation Kubota NanamiMatsubara Yulia
    29th Generation Saito MadokaOnoda Karin
    30th Generation

    Hiromoto RuriHashida HonokaNishizaki MikuHirayama YukiKitahara MomoMurakoshi AyanaUemura Hasumi

    31st Generation

    Ishiyama Sakura

    Former Members
    1st Generation Korenaga MikiKawashima MiyukiOkada YuiNoto ArisaMorozuka KanamiAoki ErinaTanaka AnriOse KaedeSengoku MinamiSawada YuriMuto MikaHashida MireiFurukawa KonatsuHashimoto AinaOoyanagi MahoAkiyama YurikaOkada Robin ShokoArihara KannaGoto YukiSainen MiaMori SakiYutoku AyumiKitahara SayakaWada AyakaMaeda YuukaFukuda KanonSaho AkariOkai AsunaSekine AzusaOgawa SakiMaeda IroriArai Manami
    2nd Generation Mano ErinaOgura ManamiKomine Momoka
    Transfer Student Linlin
    3rd Generation Kikkawa Yuu
    4th Generation Fukumura MizukiKaneko RieTakeuchi Akari
    5th Generation Miyamoto Karin
    6th Generation Sezaki AzusaSato Ayano
    7th Generation Hirano TomomiKatsuta Rina
    8th Generation Takagi Sayuki
    9th Generation Tanabe Nanami
    10th Generation Kizawa RunaNagasawa WakanaKudo Haruka
    11th Generation Yoshihashi KurumiHamaura AyanoTaguchi Natsumi
    12th Generation Otsuka AinaMogi MinamiOgawa Rena
    13th Generation Yamaga KanaeOda Sakura
    14th Generation Kosuga FuyukaUemura Akari
    15th Generation Okamura RiseMurota Mizuki
    16th Generation Yamagishi RikoNomura Minami
    17th Generation Kanazawa TomokoIchioka ReinaKaga KaedeKishimoto YumenoMakino MariaWada Sakurako
    18th Generation Sasaki Rikako
    19th Generation Tanaka KarenInaba ManakaMikame KanaFujii RioMashiro KanaInoue Hikaru
    20th Generation Yamaki RisaYokogawa YumeiNiinuma KisoraOura HironaDambara RuruHaga AkaneFunaki Musubu
    21st Generation Aikawa MahoTakemura MiuSaito Kana
    22nd Generation Hashimoto NagisaHorie KizukiShimano MomokoOgata RisaHirose AyakaTanimoto AmiInoue ReiAsakura KikiOnoda Saori
    23rd Generation Takase Kurumi
    24th Generation Ono MizuhoNakano RionYanagawa NanamiMaeda KokoroAkiyama MaoKanatsu MizukiKasahara MomonaOkamoto Honoka
    25th Generation Noguchi KurumiOno KotomiKodama SakikoKiyono Momohime
    26th Generation Kawamura AyanoYokoyama ReinaYoshida MarieNishida ShioriYamazaki YuhaneHashisako Rin
    27th Generation Shimakura RikaHibi MarinaEguchi SayaDoi RenaOkamura MinamiMatsunaga RiaiYamada Ichigo
    28th Generation Hashimoto MomokoGoto SayakaTamenaga ShionShutto AnnaKanemitsu Ruru
    29th Generation Kusunoki Mei
    30th Generation

    Ebata KisakiYofu Runo

    31st Generation

    Arisawa Ichika

    Discography
    Indies Singles 1. Kanojo ni Naritai!!! • 2. Ten Made Nobore! • 3. Oheso no Kuni Kara Konnichiwa / Ten Made Nobore! (DVD single)
    Soundtrack Singles Karen na Gasshoudan
    Campaign Singles Sora ga AruMottainai Baasan Ondo
    Albums 1. ① Let's say "Hello!" • 2. Rainbow×2
    Concerts & Events
    Shinjin Kouen Concerts

    2007: MayAugustNovember
    2008: MarchJuneSeptemberNovember
    2009: AprilJuneSeptemberNovember
    2010: MarchJuneSeptemberNovember

    Happyoukai Concerts

    2011: September
    2012: MarchJuneSeptemberDecember
    2013: MarchJuneSeptemberDecember
    2014: February/MarchJuneSeptemberNovember/December
    2015: MarchJuneSeptemberNovember/December
    2016: February/MarchJuneSeptemberDecember
    2017: MarchJuneSeptemberDecember
    2018: MarchJuneSeptemberDecember
    2019: MarchJuneSeptemberDecember
    2020: MarchSeptemberDecember
    2021: MarchJune
    Test Events: 201320142015201620172018201920202021

    Other Concerts 2010nen Hello Pro Egg Norimen Live 2gatsu2021 Hatsu Tandoku Live ~Episode Zero~Hello Pro Kenshuusei Unit 2021 ~LIVE AT THE BOTTOM LINE~
    Units & Other Groups
    Sub-Units & Groups Tomoiki Ki wo UetaiShugo Chara Egg!Kashou EggHello Pro Kenshuusei Unit
    Debuted Acts
    (within UP-FRONT)
    THE PossibleMano ErinaS/mileageKikkawa YuuUp Up Girls (Kakko Kari)Juice=JuiceKobushi FactoryTsubaki FactoryBEYOOOOONDS
    Associated Acts v-u-denLittle Gatas℃-uteMix GatasMorning MusumeOngaku GatasGatas Brilhantes H.P.MilkyWayHigh-KingAa!Shin MinimoniReborn ElevenJurinCountry Girls
    Related Acts Up-Front EggNICE GIRL Project! KenshuuseiHello Pro Kansai KenshuuseiHello Pro Korea KenshuuseiHello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido