Tag Archive: Berryz Kobo

Happy 25th Birthday Shimizu Saki

Shimizu Saki (清水佐紀)Shimizu Saki (清水佐紀) birthday is today and may all of her birthday wishes come true.

Shimizu Saki is a Japanese pop idol, actress, model and Hello! Project (ハロー!プロジェクト) advisor as well. She was a former member of H!P, having joined Hello! Project Kids (ハロー!プロジェクト・キッズ) in 2002 and graduated on March 3rd, 2015 after a last concert with the other members of Berryz Kobo.

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Happy 24th Birthday Ishimura Maiha

Ishimura Maiha (石村舞波) - Berryz Kobo (Berryz工房)Ishimura Maiha‘s birthday is today and may all of her birthday wishes come true.

She is a former member of Berryz Kobo.

Ishimura Maiha graduated from Hello! Project Kids (was an idol group of 15 girls) and Berryz Kobo on October 2, 2005 because she wanted to continue schooling full-time.

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Tsugunaga Momoko to graduate from Hello! Project and Country Girls

Tsugunaga Momoko (嗣永桃子)Tsugunaga Momoko announced her graduation from Hello! Project and Country Girls.

Momochi will graduate from the idol group and Hello! Project on June 30, 2017.

She told that she was going to retire from the entertainment industry, and that she wanted to find a job related to education. She got the teacher’s license for elementary school and kindergarten in 2012.

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Natsuyaki Miyabi (ex Berryz Kobo, Buono!) is back with a new group

夏焼雅 新グループIt was announced that Natsuyaki Miyabi (former member of Berryz Kobo), joined M-line club (a Up-Front’s fan club of idols graduate from Hello! Project) in May and formed a new group.

Thetwo  other members who joined Miyan for this new adventure are Kobayashi Hikaru (小林ひかる) and Nihei Yuka (二瓶有加).

The new photo of the group was unveiled.

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Kobushi Factory – Nen ni wa Nen / Survivor

Kobushi Factory (こぶしファクトリー)Kobushi Factory‘s 1st DVD single Nen ni wa Nen / Survivor (念には念 / サバイバー) will be released on March 26.

Kobushi Factory is a new idol group from Hello! Project consisting of 8 former Hello Pro Kenshuusei.

This DVD single features songs from the musical Week End Survivor starring the members of the idol group.

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Berryz Kobo – Kanjuku Berryz Kobo The Final Completion Box

Berryz Kobo - Kanjuku Berryz Kobo The Final Completion BoxThe idol group Berryz Kobo will release a box compilation Kanjuku Berryz Kobo The Final Completion Box (完熟Berryz工房 The Final Completion Box) on January 21.

The lists of tracks were revealed.

As its title suggests, this is the final release of Berryz Kobo before its pause from next spring, as it had been agreed. The entire career of the group is based in this box as a conclusion.

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New Country Musume : Country Girls

Country Girls (カントリー・ガールズ)The new members of Country Musume have been announced and the idol group was renamed Country Girls.

The 5 new members are Yamaki Risa, Inaba Manaka, Ozeki Mai, Shimamura Uta and Morito Chisaki.

Former leader Satoda Mai was appointed as general manager.

Tsugunaga Momoko (Berryz Kobo) joined the unit as “playing manager”.

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Berryz Kobo – Romance wo Katatte / Towa no Uta

Berryz Kobo - Romance wo Katatte / Towa no UtaBerryz Kobo‘s 36th single Romance wo Katatte / Towa no Uta (ロマンスを語って / 永久の歌) will be released on November 12th.

This is the last single from Berryz Kobo before the hiatus of the idol group in the Spring of 2015. It is a double A-side.

The MV and the new profile pictures of the members have been unveiled.

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Hello! Project Official Shop Petit Museum 2014

Morning Musume '14 (モーニング娘。'14)Tower Records Shibuya × Hello! Project Official Shop Petit Museum 2014 will be held from September 27 to October 19.

The exhibition will take place on the 8th floor of Tower Records Shibuya, Tokyo, at Space Hachikai. It will be opened from 11:00 to 21:00.

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Berryz Kobo to suspend their activities

Berryz Kobo (Berryz工房)Berryz Kobo announced that the idol group is going to suspend its activities for an indefinite period of time after a last concert tour in Spring 2015.

After 10 years of activities as members of Berryz Kobo and Hello! Project, the girls want to experience new things.

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