Long-time members, Horie Kizuki and Kanatsu Mizuki, have left Hello Pro Kenshuusei.
There has been a lot going on in the Hello Project world lately. One of the most significant announcements relates the two mysterious groups set to debut later this year. At the last Kenshuusei recital, Makato announced that six Kenshuusei members will be debuting in the new “Performance” group, led by Ichioka Reina, and new… Continue Reading
The recent testing event changed my Hello Pro Kenshuusei rankings a bit. Check out my new rankings in the video and list below! This list includes Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido members and excludes the girls who are set to debut (Ichioka Reina, Takase Kurumi & Kiyono Momohime). You can see a video digest of this… Continue Reading
The members of Hello Pro Kenshuusei change a lot, probably more so than the main Hello Project groups. This year, we already have seen the departure of Hashimoto Momoko, Goto Sayaka, and Kitagawa Ryo (I am so heartbroken). With the 2018 Hello Pro Kenshuusei test happening this week and two new groups announced, I suspect… Continue Reading
Last year, Up-Front Agency announced that they would be creating a new group in which Ichioka Reina will be the leader. Almost one year passed, and fans sat waiting patiently for any updates on the group. Personally, my patience was wearing thin, and I was on the verge of using what little Japanese skills… Continue Reading
At the beginning of the past few years, I made wish lists of with events or happenings that I would like to see in Hello! Project.
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: