Yoshimotozaka46

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Yoshimotozaka46
Yoshimotozaka46 logo.svg
Background information
OriginOsaka, Japan
GenresJ-pop
Years active2018–present
Associated actsSakamichi Series
Websitewww.yoshimotozaka46.com
MembersSee members

Yoshimotozaka46 (吉本坂46, Yoshimotozaka Fōtīshikkusu) is a Japanese idol group produced by Yasushi Akimoto. It was created on February 21, 2018.[1] It is Nogizaka46's second sister group, after Keyakizaka46. This was named after the Osaka-based entertainment company, Yoshimoto Kogyo Holdings.

History[edit]

On February 21, 2018, Sakamichi Series want to make a third overall group that will change the idol group history, with its unisex concept that fits all genders and ages with not just only the usual musical acts, but also with Owarai comedy concept.

Members[edit]

Generation 1[edit]

Name Affiliated

Unit

Birth date (age) Prefecture
of origin
Notes
Anon Fukuoka
Naoto Ikeda Rainbow (1993-09-19) September 19, 1993 (age 26) Osaka
Yoshimasa Iwahashi Plus Minus (1978-08-12) August 12, 1978 (age 41) Osaka
Kazuhiro Unagi Ginshari (1983-08-31) August 31, 1983 (age 36) Osaka
Masahiko Ehara (1982-05-29) May 29, 1982 (age 37) Osaka
Shozo Endo Cocorico (1971-07-13) July 13, 1971 (age 48) Osaka
Shizuka Ohki February 14 Tokushima
Yōsuke Ōchi Dienoji (1972-07-13) July 13, 1972 (age 47) Oita
Takahiro Ogata Panther (1977-04-27) April 27, 1977 (age 42) Miyagi
Haruna Ogawa Spike (1990-02-07) February 7, 1990 (age 29) Aichi
Otake Jungle Pocket (1982-12-02) December 2, 1982 (age 37) Tokyo
Obata no Onīsan (1988-06-05) June 5, 1988 (age 31) Niigata
Satoshi Kanada Hannya (1986-02-06) February 6, 1986 (age 33) Aichi
Akiyoshi Kawashima Hannya (1982-01-20) January 20, 1982 (age 37) Tokyo
Kyon La Frelan (1987-11-18) November 18, 1987 (age 32) Saitama
Ken Mizutama Repputai (1969-08-22) August 22, 1969 (age 50) Nara
Koide Shampoo Hat (1976-02-01) February 1, 1976 (age 43) Osaka
Junichi Kōmoto Jichō Kachō (1975-04-07) April 7, 1975 (age 44) Okayama Captain[2]
Mari Kotera Yoshimoto Shinkigeki (1991-08-31) August 31, 1991 (age 28) Osaka
Tsukasa Saito Trendy Angel (1979-02-15) February 15, 1979 (age 40) Kanagawa
Tetsuji Sakakibara (1989-12-06) December 6, 1989 (age 30) Aichi
Sayuri Katsumi Sayuri (1969-07-15) July 15, 1969 (age 50) Hyogo
Tamayo Shimada Yoshimoto Shinkigeki (1970-05-10) May 10, 1970 (age 49) Osaka
Shuho (1980-07-28) July 28, 1980 (age 39) Iwate
Shunshun Clinic P (1983-07-02) July 2, 1983 (age 36) Gunma
Takashi Trendy Angel (1986-01-30) January 30, 1986 (age 33) Tokyo
Yui Takano (1993-12-06) December 6, 1993 (age 26) Osaka Former NMB48
Tomohiro Tada Totto (1986-01-09) January 9, 1986 (age 33) Osaka
Single Tanaka 8.6byo Bazooka (1991-02-26) February 26, 1991 (age 28) Osaka
Takeshi Nadagi (1970-10-09) October 9, 1970 (age 49) Osaka
Shinji Nishimura Plus Minus (1984-06-30) June 30, 1984 (age 35) Hiroshima
Hideboh (1967-10-07) October 7, 1967 (age 52) Tokyo
Hinata (1991-10-06) October 6, 1991 (age 28) Osaka
Nao Fujii (2001-11-06) November 6, 2001 (age 18) Hiroshima Youngest
Masaruko February 11 Osaka
Machaaki Egu-Splosion (1981-10-09) October 9, 1981 (age 38) Yamaguchi
Shiho Matsuura Spike (1984-06-13) June 13, 1984 (age 35) Yamagata
Mahiru Ganbareruya (1993-08-30) August 30, 1993 (age 26) Tottori
Riho Miyaki (1994-08-24) August 24, 1994 (age 25) Kyoto Former NMB48
Shōji Murakami (1955-05-28) May 28, 1955 (age 64) Ehime Oldest
Masumi Yagi Savanna (1974-08-04) August 4, 1974 (age 45) Kyoto
Keiichi Yamamoto Gokuraku Tombo (1968-02-23) February 23, 1968 (age 51) Hiroshima
Yuriyan Retriever (1990-11-01) November 1, 1990 (age 29) Nara
Yoshiko Ganbareruya (1990-10-24) October 24, 1990 (age 29) Aichi

Former Members[edit]

Name Affiliated

Unit

Birth date (age) Prefecture
of origin
Graduation date Notes
Naoko Nozawa (1963-03-29) March 29, 1963 (age 56) Tokyo August 18, 2019[3] Gen 1

Discography[edit]

Singles[edit]

No. Title Release date Peak chart positions Sales
(Oricon)
Sales
(Billboard Japan)
JPN
Oricon
[4]
JPN
Hot 100
[5]
First week Total
1 Nakasete Kure yo [ja] (泣かせてくれよ) December 26, 2018 3 18 15,122[4] 18,304[6] 28,969[7]
2 Konya wa Eyan (今夜はええやん) May 8, 2019 3 16,770[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New unisex "Sakamichi Series" group announced, Yoshimotozaka46". Arama! Japan. February 21, 2018. Retrieved August 27, 2018.
  2. ^ 吉本坂46、デビュー記念イベントにファン殺到 休養から復帰のガンバレルーヤ・よしこに「おかえり」の声. Modelpress (in Japanese). December 26, 2018. Retrieved February 12, 2019.
  3. ^ "野沢直子、吉本坂46からの卒業を発表". ナタリー. ナターシャ. 2019-07-10. Retrieved 2019-09-23.
  4. ^ a b 週間 シングルランキング 2019年01月07日付 (in Japanese). Oricon. January 7, 2019. Archived from the original on January 7, 2019. Retrieved February 12, 2019.
  5. ^ "Japan Hot 100 2019/01/07". Billboard Japan (in Japanese). January 7, 2019. Retrieved February 12, 2019.
  6. ^ Oricon sales:
  7. ^ Billboard Japan sales:
  8. ^ "週間 CDシングルランキング 2019年05月20日付" [Weekly CD Single Ranking for May 20, 2019]. Oricon Style (in Japanese). Retrieved May 15, 2019.

External links[edit]