Oda Sakura, 13 years old, has been selected as the only member of Morning Musume’s 11th generation.
She was part of Hello! Pro Kenshuusei (formerly Hello! Pro Egg) since November 2011.
More than 7000 candidates attended the audition. It had started in May and was called Suppin Utahime (スッピン歌姫).
The result of the audition was announced on the 15th anniversary of Morning Musume.
Idol Matsuri in Sendai ~Oo. Kinmokusei no Kaori ni Notte .oO Idol Dai Shuugou !!~ (緊急決定!! まだまだあついぞアイドル祭り in 仙台～Oo.きんもくせいの香りにのって.oOアイドル大集合!!～) will be held on September 23 at Live House Darwin.
Shizukaze & Kizuna, AeLL, Techpri, Smile Gakuen, and other idol groups will perform at the live.
Live Cafe RYUTist Vol.3 (ライヴ版 Cafe RYUTist vol.3) will be held on September 29 at Gioia Mia in Niigata.
Negicco × Lyrical School @ Niigata! Bandai City! (Negicco × lyrical school ＠新潟！万代シティ！) live will be held on September 22.
The live will be followed by a handshake event and a photo session.
Matsui Sakiko’s (AKB48) 1st album Kokyuu Suru Piano (呼吸するピアノ) will be released on October 3.
This piano instrumental album contains 7 cover songs from AKB48 and 3 original tracks.
Limited edition comes with a DVD featuring music video and bonus footage.
Doll☆Elements’ 1st single Miracle☆Elements (ミラクル☆エレメンツ) will be released on September 25.
The CD is sold in limited edition in HMV stores and website.
Lovely★Doll 2nd One-Man Live (愛乙女★Doll 2ndワンマンライブ) will be held on September 30.
The concert will take place at Shibuya O-West, Tokyo.
Dorothy Little Happy will perform mini-live at Enjoy Honda Sugo 2012 (Enjoy Honda 菅生 2012) on September 22-23.
The event will take place at Sportsland Sugo in Murata.
Idol Generation Vol.5 ~Radio Nikkei Koukai Shuuroku Live~ (アイドルジェネレーションvol.5～ラジオNikkei公開収録ライブ～) will be held on September 15 at Club Seata in Tokyo.
Lovely★Doll (愛乙女★Doll), Doll☆Elements, Rhymeberry, Candy Go! Go!, Sketch, Choice?, Seishun Joshi Gakuen, and other idol groups will perform at the event.