Tag Archive: Morning Musume

A lot of changes within Hello! Project

Hello! ProjectSeveral announcements about Hello! Project were made during the months of June and July.

Its main idol groups Morning Musume ’17Juice=JuiceANGERME and Country Girls changed their lineup.

In parallel with their activities under Country Girls, Morito Chisaki is now part of the Morning Musume ’17 as a 14th generation member, Yanagawa Nanami is a member of Juice=Juice, and Funaki Musubu will be part of ANGERME.

Along with these announcements, it was announced that 3 members of the Hello! Pro Kenshuusei who were going to start in Hello! Project : Danbara Ruru is part of the Juice=Juice and Kawamura Ayano is will a member of ANGERME. These members started their activities during the Hello! Project Summer Concert Tour.

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Ishikawa Rika (ex Morning Musume) got married

Ishikawa Rika (石川梨華)The former Hello! Project and Morning Musume idol, Ishikawa Rika, announced her marriage to a professional baseball player, Nogami Ryoma.

Her husband Nogami Ryoma plays on the Seibu Lions team as a pitcher.

The couple had already announced their intent to marriage since the beginning of the year and gets together since 2014. The papers for their marriage will be made official on March 13.

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Morning Musume ’17 – Brand New Morning / Jealousy Jealousy

Morning Musume '17 - Brand New Morning / Jealousy JealousyThe single Brand New Morning / Jealousy Jealousy (BRAND NEW MORNING / ジェラシー ジェラシー) of Morning Musume ’17 will be released on March 8.

This is the 63rd single from the idol group of Hello! Project.

The 13th generation members, Kaga Kaede and Yokoyama Reina, make their first appearance on this single. However, when the single recording, Masaki Sato was absent for medical reasons but participated in recording of B-side songs only (from special edition) ; she doesn’t appear on most single covers.

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Morning Musume ’17 – Morning Miso Soup

Morning Musume '17 - Morning Miso SoupMorning Musume ’17 released the MV for Morning Miso Soup (モーニングみそ汁).

This song is a remake of the idol group’s 1st hit Morning Coffee (モーニングコーヒー) with new lyrics.

It was produced to commemorate the collaboration between Morning Musume ’17 and Japanese miso soup paste company Marukome.

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AKB48 – Thumbnail

AKB48 - ThumbnailThe new album of AKB48 Thumbnail (サムネイル) will be released on January 25.

This is the 5th original album of the famous idol group from Tokyo.

It contains the latest singles released from AKB48: Kuchibiru ni Be My Baby, Kimi wa Melody, Tsubasa wa Iranai, Love Trip / Shiawase wo Wakanasai and High Tension.

It is the last album of the AKB48 featuring Kojima Haruna, member of the 1st generation of the group of idols. She will be graduating at the end of February.

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Happy 32nd Birthday Fukuda Asuka

Fukuda Asuka (福田明日香)Fukuda Asuka (福田明日香) birthday is today and may all of her birthday wishes come true.

Fukuda Asuka was a former / original member of Morning Musume under Hello! Project (1997-1999). She returned in 2011 as member of a band called PEACE$TONE.

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