Hello! Project Updates

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:


ºC-ute: Hagiwara Mai

ºC-ute is set to disband today. All five girls will graduate from Hello! Project and go their separate ways. Today, we look back on ºC-ute’s past. Last time, Okai Chisato was in the spotlight. Finally, we will be featuring the youngest member, Hagiwara Mai.


ºC-ute: Okai Chisato

ºC-ute is set to disband today. All five girls will graduate from Hello! Project and go their separate ways. Now, we look back on ºC-ute’s past. Last time, Suzuki Airi was in the spotlight. This time, we will be featuring Okai Chisato.


Kudo Haruka to Graduate from Morning Musume ‘17

I was hoping and praying that there would be no graduations from Morning Musume this year. Looks like I did not pray hard enough. Tenth generation member, Kudo Haruka, has announced her graduation from Morning Musume. Her announcement can be found on the official Hello Project website. An English translation can be found on Up-Front… Continue Reading


ºC-ute: Yajima Maimi

ºC-ute is set to disband in on June 12, 2017. All five members will graduate from Hello! Project and go on their separate paths. However, we must not forget all that they have accomplished in the past fifteen years. Much like my Berryz Series, I will be reminiscing about each member’s tenure in Hello! Project… Continue Reading