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Akari Takeuchi

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Native name  竹内朱莉
Record labels  hachama, Zetima
Years active  2008 - present
Genres  Pop music
Occupation(s)  Singer
Role  Japanese idol
Origin  Saitama, Japan
Name  Akari Takeuchi

Born  November 23, 1997 (age 18) (1997-11-23)
Associated acts  S/mileage, Hello Pro Egg, Minimoni, Hello! Project Mobekimasu
Albums  S/mileage Best Album Kanzenban 1, 2 Smile Sensation
Music groups  Angerme (Since 2011), Hello Pro Kenshusei (2008 – 2012), Minimoni (2009 – 2011)
Similar People  Meimi Tamura, Kanon Fukuda, Kana Nakanishi, Rina Katsuta, Ayaka Wada

Akari Takeuchi (竹内朱莉, Takeuchi Akari, born November 23, 1997) is a member of Japanese idol pop group S/mileage. She joined as a sub-member with four other girls and was promoted to an official member two months later.


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In 2008, Akari joined Hello! Project as a Hello! Pro Egg member after passing the Hello! Pro Egg auditions. In 2009, she was chosen to be a member of Minimoni's revival group, Shin Minimoni with fellow Hello! Pro Egg member Karin Miyamoto, alongside S/mileage member Kanon Fukuda and Morning Musume member Linlin. In June 2011, auditions to find 2nd generation members for S/mileage were announced, and Akari took part. On August 14, at the last performance of the Hello! Project 2011 Summer concerts, Akari and 4 other girls were announced to be the 2nd second generation sub-members of S/mileage.

On October 16, at the launch event of S/mileage's 7th single "Tachigaaru", Tsunku announced the 4 sub-members' promotion to official S/mileage members (except Fuyuka Kosuga, who retired).


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  • Cute and fellow Hello! Project member Maimi Yajima is her cousin.
  • She joined Hello! Pro Egg because she admired both Maimi and Cute.
  • Hello! Project groups and units

  • Hello! Pro Egg (2009-2011)
  • Shin Minimoni (2009)
  • S/mileage (2011–present)
  • Hello! Project Mobekimasu (2011)
  • Harvest (2011–present)
  • References

    Akari Takeuchi Wikipedia

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