| Miyamoto Karin|
Karin (カリン), Kopink
December 1, 1998
Miyamoto Karin (宮本佳林) is a Japanese pop singer signed to Hello! Project as a member of Juice=Juice. She was previously a Hello Pro Kenshuusei, and a member of Shin Minimoni. She is also a member of the SATOYAMA movement unit Jurin.
Miyamoto Karin was born on December 1, 1998 in Chiba, Japan to a couple whose names are undisclosed. She was raised as an only child.
She was first introduced at the 2008 Hello! Project Shinjin Kouen 11gatsu ~Yokohama JUMP!~ concert in November as a winner of the Up-Front Egg Audition.
In June, Miyamoto took part in the stage play Ojigi de SHAPE-UP!, the sequel to "Ojigi 30 do Degrees", with fellow Hello! Project members Takeuchi Akari (Hello! Pro Egg), Takahashi Ai, Kamei Eri, Michishige Sayumi, and Tanaka Reina (Morning Musume).
In 2009, Miyamoto became part of the new revival unit for Minimoni, Shin Minimoni.
She auditioned for Morning Musume's 11th generation, but was not chosen to enter the group.
Shortly after the auditions, it was announced that the Kenshuusei would be releasing their first single, Kanojo ni Naritai!!!.
She was a back dancer for S/mileage Live Tour 2012 Aki ~Choi Kawa Banchou~.
On January 27th, Miyamoto Karin and other Hello! Pro Kenshuusei members appeared as an opening act for Morning Musume's mini live event at the Osaka's Senri SELCY Square to promote Help me!!. The Kenshuusei sang Kanojo ni Naritai and were backdancers for "LOVE Machine".
On February 3, during the Bravo! concert in Fukuoka, it was announced that Miyamoto would debut in a new unit, Juice=Juice, along with Kanazawa Tomoko, Miyazaki Yuka, Takagi Sayuki, Otsuka Aina, and Uemura Akari.
On February 12, Hello! Project Fanclub News annouced that Miyamoto would participate in a stageplay titled Moshimo Kokumin ga Shusho o Erandara along with Takahashi Ai, Ishikawa Rika, Wada Ayaka, Fukuda Kanon, and Uemura Akari. There was 11 showings and it ran from April 24th to the 30th.
On February 13, it was announced that she would be graduating from PINK!SS, to focus on Juice=Juice. She officially graduated on March 3 after an event. Kopink released her first and last mini album on March 20.
On February 23, She participated as a back-dancer at Mano Erina's graduation concert.
On August 23, it was announced that Miyamoto suffered a left cuboid bone fracture, she is expected to be fully recovered in six weeks, until then, she will not be able to dance in Juice=Juice activities.
On September 15, staff reported that Miyamoto was in poor condition and couldn't participate in a Juice=Juice handshake event, and in the Hello! Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2013 ~9gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~ that day.
On December 17, she and Uemura Akari will have an FC event at TOKYO FM HALL to celebrate their birthdays.
- Name: Miyamoto Karin (宮本佳林)
- Nickname: Karin (カリン), Kopink
- Birthdate: December 1, 1998
- Birthplace: Chiba, Japan
- Western Zodiac: Sagittarius
- Eastern Zodiac: Tiger
- Blood type: O
- Height: 154cm (5"1)
- Hello! Project Status:
- Juice=Juice Fruit (Member Color): Grape
- Hello! Project Groups:
- Hobbies: Yoga, Home Karaoke, playing with her cats
- Specialty: Badminton, Yoga, Braiding, Mario's jump
- Strong Point: Pacifism
- Weak Point: Rough
- Dislikes: Drawing
- Scared of: Haunted houses, Big dogs
- Favorite Animal: Cat
- Favorite Food: Strawberries, fruits, Trout Sushi
- Favorite Color: Light purple, Pastel pink
- Favorite Subject: Arts Technique, Music.
- Rival No. 1: Oda Sakura
- Favorite Hello! Project Song: "Hare Ame Nochi Suki♥", "Ooki na Ai de Motenashite", "Resonant Blue"
- Favorite Groups: S/mileage, ℃-ute, Morning Musume
- Looks Up To: Okai Chisato, Nakajima Saki, Shimizu Saki, Takahashi Ai and Niigaki Risa
Discography Featured InEdit
- Watashi ga Iu Mae ni Dakishimenakya ne (Debut/Indies)
- Samidare Bijo ga Samidareru (Indies)
- Ten Made Nobore! (Indies)
- Romance no Tochuu
- Ijiwaru Shinai de Dakishimete yo/Hajimete wo Keiken-chuu
- Hello Pro Kenshuusei
- Reborn Eleven
- Hello! Project
- Mini Albums
- Hello! Project
- Hello! Project Haru no Dai Kansha Hinamatsuri Festival 2013 ~Zen'yasai~
- Hello! Project Haru no Dai Kansha Hinamatsuri Festival 2013 ~Berryz Koubou 10 Nenme Totsunyuu Special~
- Hello! Project Haru no Dai Kansha Hinamatsuri Festival 2013 ~Thank You For Your Love!~
- Hello! Project Yaon Premium Live ~Soto Fest~
- Hello! Project 2013 SUMMER COOL HELLO! ~Sorezore!~
- Hello! Project 2013 SUMMER COOL HELLO! ~Mazekoze!~
- Hello! Project COUNTDOWN PARTY 2013 ~GOOD BYE & HELLO!~
- Hello!Project 2014 WINTER ~GOiSU MODE~
- Hello!Project 2014 WINTER ~DE-HA MiX~
- Morning Musume
- Morning Musume Concert Tour 2013 Aki ~CHANCE!~ (as opening act)
- Berryz Koubou
- Berryz Koubou 10 Shuunen Kinen Budokan Special Live ~Yappari Anata Nashi de wa Ikite Yukenai~ (as opening act)
- S/mileage Live Tour 2012 Aki ~Choi Kawa Banchou~ (as backup dancer)
- Hello Pro Kenshuusei
- 2008 Hello! Project Shinjin Kouen 11gatsu ~Yokohama Jump!~
- 2009 Hello! Project Shinjin Kouen 4gatsu ~Yokohama Hop!~
- 2010 Hello! Project Shinjin Kouen 3gatsu ~Yokohama Gold!~
- 2010 Hello! Project Shinjin Kouen 11gatsu ~Yokohama JUMP!~
- 2010 Hello! Project Shinjin Kouen 6gatsu ~Yokohama Hop!~
- Hello! Pro Egg 2011 Happyoukai ~9gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~
- Hello! Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2012 ~3gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~
- Hello! Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2012 ~6gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~
- Hello! Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2012 ~9gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~
- Hello! Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2012 ~12gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~
- Hello! Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2013 ~3gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~
- Hello! Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2013 ~Haru no Koukai Jitsuryoku Shindan Test~
- Hello! Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2013 ~6gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~
- Hello! Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2013 ~9gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~
- Hello! Pro Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2013 ~12gatsu no Nama Tamago Show!~
- Satoyama & Satoumi
-  Hoshisuna no Shima no Chiisana Tenshi ~Mermaid Smile~ (星砂の島のちいさな天使～マーメイド スマイル)
- [2010.04.24] Asonde Manabu (アソンデマナブ)
- [2010-2013] PINK!SS (voice of Pink-chan)
- [2012-] Hello! SATOYAMA Life (ハロー！ＳＡＴＯＹＡＭＡライフ)
-  Suugaku♥Joshi Gakuen (数学♥女子学園)
- [2013.4.16] Hello! Pro Kenshuusei no Tadaima Kenshuuchuu!
-  Team Okai - Wakuteka Take a chance (ワクテカ Take a chance) (as Suzuki Kanon)
-  Team Okai - Brainstorming (as Suzuki Kanon)
-  Ojigi de SHAPE-UP! (おじぎでシェイプアップ！)
- [2010.04.08~11] Kaibutsu no Kodomo
- [2010.09.18~26]-[2010.10.16~17] Geki Haro Dai 9 Kai Kouen San Okuen Shoujo~Karei Naru Nanain~ (劇団ゲキハロ第9回公演 『三億円少女』～華麗なる七人～)
-  Ima ga Itsuka ni Naru Mae ni (今がいつかになる前に)
-  Reborn ~Inochi no Audition~ (リボーン～命のオーディション～) (as Genghis Khan)
-  1974 (Ikunayo) (1974(イクナヨ))
-  B・B~bumpy buddy~
-  Sugar Spot (シュガースポット)
-  Moshimo Kokumin ga Shusho wo Erandara (もしも国民が首相を選んだら)
- [2013.10.03~] We are Juice=Juice
- [2012.03.23] UTB Vol. 7
- [2013.01.23] UTB+ Vol. 13 (with Hamaura Ayano)
- [2013.02.23] UTB Vol. 213 (with Uemura Akari & Murota Mizuki)
- [2013.XX.XX] UTB Vol. 214 (with Uemura Akari & Otsuka Aina)
- [2013.06.23] UTB (with Miyazaki Yuka & Uemura Akari)
- [2013.10.03] Nakayoshi (with Takagi Sayuki)
- [2013.10.24] BLT U-17 (with Takagi Sayuki and Uemura Akari)
- Eats bread for breakfast.
- Has a habit of getting excited easily.
- Her favorite spot is the loft in her room.
- She was the only 5th generation Egg in Hello! Pro Kenshuusei.
- She gets along best with Kudo Haruka and Tanabe Nanami.
- Her and Tanabe Nanami's pairing name is "Nanarin".
- In 2011, she auditioned for S/mileage, but failed.
- On a rainy day she would laze around with her cat, or sing the song "Hare Ame Nochi Suki♥" by Morning Musume Sakura Gumi.
- She wants to be able to use various languages to sing.
- She participated in the Morning Musume 11th Generation ~Suppin Utahime~ Audition, but failed.
- There was an introduction page in the new Hello! Channel vol.9, where Miyamoto said that her favorite group within Hello! Project is Morning Musume.
- She lives with her grandparents.
- Her best sport is badminton.
- She was praised by Okai Chisato and called "cute" for her coined phrase "Ganbarin", a play of the word "Ganbatte" meaning "Good Luck" or "Cheer me on".
- In Team Okai she covers Suzuki Kanon.
- She appeared in UTB magazine 5 times.
- She has acted in the most stage plays out of the current Hello! Pro Kenshuusei members.
- She is the only current Hello Pro Kenshuusei member to released solo singles.
- In DeView Interview, she said : “I always say to myself “Raising Raising”. My image is that of a line on a graph that is always going upwards diagonally. That is to say that no matter what I do I want to become the best I can be. Singing, dancing, talking on camera, acting etc. I want to become a singer that is known to the whole world. You can show anyone a photo of me and they would know who I was“.
- Tsunku commented on her: Up until now she has participated in a few unit in Hello Project as someone with a real talent. Her character is also strong.
- Karin loved Kirarin Revolution and after hearing ℃-ute's song from a Kirarin album, she felt she wanted to join H!P. She won't lose to anyone in terms of being hyper on the stage and bouncing around.
- She said her favorite current member in Morning Musume is Sayashi Riho, and her favorite Morning Musume OG is Niigaki Risa.
- Sayashi Riho calls her Karin-chan-san.
- She says the source of her energy is her cat, Jasmine.
- She'd like to make a group/unit with Fukumura Mizuki, Natsuyaki Miyabi, Okai Chisato and Fukuda Kanon.
- Takagi Sayuki considered Miyamoto her rival, just like Otsuka Aina.
- Sometime between August and September 2013 she cut her hair short.
- She ranked at #34 in Anican R YanYan magazine's September 2013 "Singing idol you like the most".
- She ranked at #35 in Anican R YanYan magazine's October 2013 "Singing idol you like the most".
- She has myopia (shortsightedness).
- She revealed in a magazine interview that if she hadn't debuted by her third year of middle school, she would have quit Hello Pro Kenshuusei.
Youngest member of Hello! Project
Youngest member of Hello! Pro Egg
- ↑ Hello!Online. Post title "Pocket Morning Juice=Juice Weekly Q&A (11/4/2013)". Translated from source.
|Members||Miyazaki Yuka (L), Kanazawa Tomoko (SL), Takagi Sayuki, Miyamoto Karin, Uemura Akari|
|Former Members||Otsuka Aina|
|Singles||Indies: 01, 02, 03|
Major: 01, 02
|Related Units||Hello! Pro Kenshuusei, Shin Minimoni, GREEN FIELDS, Jurin|
|Members||3rd Gen/Shin: Fukuda Kanon, Takeuchi Akari, Miyamoto Karin|
|Former Members||1st Gen: Yaguchi Mari, Tsuji Nozomi, Kago Ai, Mika Todd |
2nd Gen: Takahashi Ai
3rd Gen/Shin: Linlin
|Singles||01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12|
|Albums||Original: Minimoni Song Daihyakka 1 Kan, Minimoni Songs 2 |
Soundtrack: Minimoni ja Movie Okashi na Daibouken! OST
|Other||Minimoni ja Movie Okashi na Daibouken!|
|Related Units||Morning Musume, Tanpopo, Coconuts Musume, W, Hello! Pro Kenshuusei, S/mileage, Juice=Juice|