Tag Archive: Graduation

Hauptharmonie announced dismissal of Chigasaki Riko and their break-up

Hauptharmonie (ハウプトハルモニー)Two days after celebrating the birthdays of members Terada Juno and Shirogane Rin, Hauptharmonie made several announcements via their official blog on March 14th.

O-ant, the producer of the group began by mentioning the contract cancellation of member Chigasaki Riko (one of the Miss iD 2017 finalists), due to her health issues and non-compliance with the rules.

He also said that Hauptharmonie will disband next summer because the painful experiences over the last three years have pushed the staff of the idol group to no longer want to keep them active.

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Rev. from DVL announced its break-up

Rev. from DVLRev. from DVL announced its disbandment in March.

A rather unexpected news.

The main reason is that the members decided to continue their own way in other areas. They also said they want to think of their future, like job researching, focusing on school exams, going to university, etc.

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Especia announced its disbandment

EspeciaTo the surprise of the fans, Especia announced that it will disband.

A news announcement at the end of last January via a message from the group on the official website.

The members discussed with their agency about their separation. The reasons remain rather blurred but it’s said that structural problems with their agency would have led the group to dissolve. This information remains to be confirmed.

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Graduation of Ayaka, Ami and Mei from Lyrical School

Ayaka, Ami, Mei - lyrical schoolAyaka, Ami and Mei announced their graduation from Lyrical School in February 2017.

This announcement was made on December 21st.

The date of the graduation ceremony and the last concert of these members will be revealed later.

The members decided to leave the group because of their age (26 and 25), and to rejuvenate the idol group by giving way to younger members in the future.

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Prizmmy☆ and Prism Mates to disband

Prizmmy☆Prizmmy☆ and their sister group Prism Mates are going to stop activities at the end of March 2017.

The reason given by both idol groups is that members want to expand activities to go towards their dreams.

They will release a last album entitled Prizmmy☆ The Best!! on February 22, 2017.

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Owada Nana announced her graduation from AKB48

Owada Nana (大和田南那) - AKB48Owada Nana recently announced her graduation from AKB48.

This announcement was made by herself at the end of the Boku no Taiyou stage performance at their theater on November 29th.

The date of her graduation ceremony and her last concert with the idol group hasn’t been determined yet.

The reasons why she wants to leave the group wasn’t revealed. However, Nana apologized via a tweet for this sudden announcement and asked for fans to support her until her departure and her withdrawal as an idol.

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Igusa Riona will graduate from Palet

Igusa Riona (井草里桜菜) - paletIgusa Riona announced her graduation from Palet.

This announcement was made by herself on November 24 during Palet’s regular live concert palet Thursday Night at AKIBA Cultures Theater.

She chose to leave the band to pursue her career in fields other than music. She would like to start a career in fashion and modeling.

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Disbandment of One Little Kiss?

One Little Kiss (ワンリルキス)It seems that the group of idols One Little Kiss (ワンリルキス) show no activity since over a year.

The quartet hasn’t released anything since August 2014.

The girls released, for the last time, a tribute album to Pizzicato Five in collaboration with other idol groups of T-Palette Records in April 2015 and have left the label since the end of 2015.

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Sugimoto Yusa to graduate from LinQ

Sugimoto Yusa (杉本ゆさ) - LinQSugimoto Yusa announced her graduation from LinQ.

She will leave the idol group from Fukuoka on February 22, 2017, on the same day as the release of LinQ’s upcoming single Makenaizo (負けないぞ).

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