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Akane Takayanagi

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Native name  高柳 明音
Name  Akane Takayanagi
Instruments  Vocals
Role  Japanese idol

Years active  2009 – present
Genres  J-pop
Associated acts  SKE48, NMB48
Music group  SKE48 (Since 2009)
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Born  November 29, 1991 (age 24) (1991-11-29)
Origin  Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Occupation(s)  Japanese idol, singer, voice actress
Albums  Team S 2nd Stage "Te o Tsu, Ramune no Nomikata, Seifuku no Me

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Akane Takayanagi (高柳 明音, Takayanagi Akane, born November 29, 1991, in Aichi Prefecture) is a member of the Japanese idol girl group SKE48. She joined SKE48 as a second-generation trainee in March 2009, before being promoted to Team KII. She is a member of SKE48 Team KII, and a former member of NMB48 Team BII.


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AKB48 general elections

At the AKB48 27th Single Senbatsu Election in 2012, Takayanagi ranked 24, which earned her a place again in the Undergirls.

Personal life

Takayanagi's nickname 'Churi' comes from the sound that her pet parakeets make. Takayanagi also has five parakeets named Papi, Pino, Pucho and Popo, Pyuaru.


  • Oretachi no Ashita (2014)
  • Jōrei Tantei (2014)
  • TV dramas

  • Mōsō Deka! (Tōkai Television Broadcasting, 2011)
  • Majisuka Gakuen 3 (TV Tokyo, 2012)
  • Kintoku Special (NHK, 2014), Misaki Tanba
  • AKB Horror Night: Adrenaline's Night Ep.14 – Video Posted (2015, TV Asahi)
  • AKB Love Night: Love Factory Ep.16 – Catch in the Dark (2016, TV Asahi) as Minami
  • References

    Akane Takayanagi Wikipedia