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Native name  田中理恵
Genres  Japanese Pop
Spouse  Koichi Yamadera (m. 2012)
Website  Official site
Role  Singer
Years active  1997-present
Name  Rie Tanaka
Occupation  Singer, Voice actress
Instruments  Vocals

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Born  January 3, 1979 (age 36) (1979-01-03) Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
Albums  24 wishes, CAN’T TAKE MY EYES OFF YOU, garnet, Kokoro, Chara de Rie
Movies  Persona 3 The Movie: #1 Spring, Persona 3 The Movie: #2 Midsu, Time of Eve: The Movie, Persona 3 The Movie: #3 Falling, Doraemon: Nobita's Great Batt

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Rie Tanaka (田中 理恵, Tanaka Rie, born January 3, 1979, in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan) is a Japanese singer and voice actress. Notable among her numerous roles are Lacus Clyne in Mobile Suit Gundam Seed and Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny, Chi in Chobits, Minna-Dietlinde Wilcke in Strike Witches and Suigintou in the anime adaptation of Rozen Maiden. In video games she is the voice of Neptune in the Hyperdimension Neptunia franchise.


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Music career

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As well as being an actress, Tanaka is also a singer. Tanaka has released three albums: Garnet, 24 Wishes and Kokoro, but did not gain much success. Tanaka is also a member of the Steel Angels, a singing trio composed of the three lead voice actors of Steel Angel Kurumi, together with Atsuko Enomoto and Masayo Kurata. Tanaka published a photo collection called Irodorie in May 2009.

Personal life

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Tanaka married fellow Japanese voice actor Kōichi Yamadera on June 17, 2012. She had a fan club called Cafe de Rie that ran until 2012. On June 23, 2013, a man with a knife intruded a Neptunia promotion where Tanaka was present, yelling "Give me Tanaka! I am the victim!" In the hustle Tanaka fell and bruised her knee. After the incident, she took a break from Twitter. and later returned in 2015.

Songs anime/video games

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  • Azumanga Daioh
  • Oishii Kimitachi (Yomi's image song)
  • Sorezore no One Way (Yomi's second image song)
  • Bakuretsu Tenshi – Breathe (Sei's image song)
  • Chobits
  • Raison d'être (ED1) (Reason To Be)
  • Ningyo hime (ED2) (Doll/Mermaid Princess)
  • I Hear You Everywhere (Chi image song)
  • Hitomi no Tonneru
  • Shiranai Sora
  • Dual! Parallel Trouble Adventure
  • "DUAL!" (alternate version in episode 14)
  • Mega Man Zero Soundtracks
  • L'oiseau du Bonheur (vocal version of Ciel's theme, 'Labo', for Remastered Tracks Rockman Zero IDEA)
  • Freesia (vocal version of the 'Promise -Next New World- (Overseas Version)' and 'Esperanto' songs for Remastered Tracks Rockman Zero PHYSIS)
  • Gundam SEED
  • Shizuka na Yoru ni (静かな夜に, In the Quiet Night)
  • Mizu no Akashi (水の証, Token of Water)
  • Hayate no Gotoku!
  • Epu Romanesque (Maria character song)
  • Kakurenbo (2nd character song)
  • Kanpeki, Egao Desu
  • Gundam SEED Destiny
  • Fields of Hope
  • Quiet Night C.E. 73
  • Hyperdimension Neptunia
  • Lady Cool -パープルハート- (Neptune's image song)
  • スマイル・スパイラル (Neptune/Nepgear image song, performed with Yui Horie)
  • Hanaukyo Maid Tai – Song of the Hanaukyo Maid team
  • Hanaukyo Maid Tai La Verite – Voice of heart
  • Mabinogi – Eternal (for the commercial of the Mabinogi game in Japan)
  • Raison d'être

    Released May 22, 2002, Victor Entertainment.

    1. Raison d'être
    2. Hitomi no Tunnel
    3. Raison d'être (Original Karaoke)

    Ningyo Hime

    Released August 21, 2002, Victor Entertainment.

    1. Ningyo Hime
    2. Soshite Sekai wa Kyomo Hajimaru -Chii Ver.-
    3. Kata Koto no Koi -Chii Ver.-
    4. Ningyo Hime (without Rie)

    Yasashii Jikan no Naka de

    Released August 10, 2009, label unknown.

    1. Yasashii Jikan no Naka de
    2. Yasashii Jikan no Naka de (Piano version)
    3. Yasashii Jikan no Naka de ~Instrumental~


    Released February 7, 2001, Aniplex Music.

    1. Eien ni Shinyu (a cappella version)
    2. Boku wa kimi ga suki
    3. Have You Never Been Mellow
    4. KISS Kara Hajimaru Miracle (Jazz Version)
    5. Like a favorite song
    6. garnet
    7. Umi no mieru oka de
    8. Anata ni nita hito
    9. SKY
    10. Tadaima

    24 wishes

    Released January 3, 2003, Victor Entertainment.


    Release: October 20, 2010, Geneon Universal.

    1. Let it be
    2. Dilemma
    3. in or out?
    4. Tsuki to Dance (月とダンス, Dance with the Moon)
    6. Ningyo Hime no Namida (人魚姫の涙, Mermaid Princess' tears)
    7. FRAME
    8. Kokoro (ココロ, Heart)
    9. Sora Tobu Pierrot (空飛ぶピエロ)
    10. Orange

    Chara de Rie

    Released September 10, 2003, Victor Entertainment. The album reached #34 on Oricon weekly chart and stayed on charts in 4 weeks.

    1. Katakoto no Koi -Chii Ver.-
    2. Let Me Be With You -Chii Ver.-
    3. Soshite Sekai wa Kyou mo Hajimaru -Chii Ver.-
    4. Mizu no Akashi -Acoustic Ver.-
    5. Shizuka na Yoru ni
    6. JUDY


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