Long-time members, Horie Kizuki and Kanatsu Mizuki, have left Hello Pro Kenshuusei.
Morning Musume 18’s Iikubo Haruna has announced her graduation from Hello Project. According to her official statement, Haruna wanted a new challenge. Therefore, she will graduate to pursue solo activities in various fields in the entertainment industry. Her graduation ceremony will be on December 16, 2018, at Nippon Budokan.
This was probably the biggest and most shocking news recently in the Hello Project world. Yes, you read the title right. Inaba Manaka, a former Country Girls member, is the newest member of Juice=Juice!
Last year, there were a lot of ups and downs in Hello! Project. We lost some members, while we gained some more. A lot has happened while I was on hiatus, so I decided to comment on a few of these happenings below:
Juice=Juice’s World Tour Juice=Juice is currently on their first world tour entitled “Juice=Juice LIVE AROUND 2017 ~World Tour~”. The tour officially began on September 8th in Mexico City, Mexico. Since then, they have performed in England, France, Germany, Malaysia and Indonesia. They will be performing in Taiwan on October 1st.
Now that I am back from my impromptu hiatus, I can finally comment on Hello Project’s system change. At this point, I would imagine that everyone knows about the change. However, I am still going to provide a brief background on the issue.
I will be starting a new weekly series. You know how much I love these weekly series! KPOP fans love speaking about idols that were born in the same year, grouping these idols into “age lines”. For example, idols born in 1994, such as EXO’s Kai, Monsta X’s Jooheon, BTS’ Rap Monster and GOT7’s Jackson… Continue Reading