Nakajima Saki promoting "To Tomorrow"
|Also Known As||Nacky (なっきぃ?)|
|Born||February 5, 1994|
|Occupation||Idol, Singer, Actress, Model|
|Agency||UP-FRONT AGENCY (2002-2012)|
UP-FRONT PROMOTION (2012-)
|Associated Acts||℃-ute, Hello! Project Kids, Athena & Robikerottsu, Guardians 4, Petitmoni V, DIY♡, Cat's♥Eye 7, HI-FIN, H.P. All Stars, Hello! Project Mobekimasu, Hello! Project Station Dance Club, SYS, Kamiishinaka Kana, NakaZYXtai!!!|
|Member Color|| (2009-Present) Blue|
Nakajima Saki (中島早貴; born February 5, 1994 in Saitama, Japan) is a Japanese pop singer and idol managed by UP-FRONT PROMOTION and part of Hello! Project. She is currently a member of ℃-ute and former member of DIY♡, and HI-FIN.
Nakajima Saki was born on February 5, 1994 in Saitama, Japan.
In February ℃-ute released their first official single.
Nakajima was chosen, along with fellow Hello! Project Kids members Kumai Yurina and Sugaya Risako, as well and Mitsui Aika from Morning Musume to be in a newly formed group, Guardians 4, formed to sing the openings to the anime Shugo Chara!.
During the ℃-ute 2010 concert, Nakajima dislocated her hip and was taken out of ℃-ute activities until she had fully recovered.
On February 6, Nakajima became a regular in the TV show Bowling Revolution P★League as a special supporter.
On July 14, she opened her Ameba blog titled "Blog days."
On August 7, it was announced that Nakajima would be in a movie titled Zomvideo. The movie was released in 2012.
On July 20, it was announced that Nakajima, fellow ℃-ute member Yajima Maimi, Berryz Koubou members Tokunaga Chinami, Natsuyaki Miyabi and Morning Musume's Iikubo Haruna were chosen to form the unit DIY♡. The unit released an indies single, titled "Forefore ~Forest For Rest~ / Boys be ambitious!," (with GREEN FIELDS), on November 7.
On July 25, it was announced that ℃-ute's Nakajima Saki, Yajima Maimi, Hagiwara Mai and Berryz Koubou's Shimizu Saki, Sudo Maasa, Kumai Yurina and Sugaya Risako would be performing in a stage play, titled CAT'S♥EYE, based on a manga. The stage play ran from September 22 through September 30.
On March 2, at SATOYAMA e Ikou! ~Forest For Rest~, Nakajima was announced as a member of the new SATOUMI movement unit, HI-FIN, along with fellow ℃-ute member Hagiwara Mai, S/mileage's Fukuda Kanon, and Morning Musume's Ishida Ayumi and Ikuta Erina.
On January 9, Nakajima's fourth photo book, "N20," was announced, the photo book was released on her 20th birthday.
On February 5 through February 7, Nakajima, Yajima Maimi, and Hagiwara Mai celebrated their respective birthdays. The special event was called Yajima Maimi・ Nakajima Saki・Hagiwara Mai Birthday Event 2014, and featured six performances in Saitama, Osaka, and Tokyo.
On December 17, Nakajima became the ambassador of Chichibu strawberries, under the official title "Chichibu Ichigo Oh! En (Ouen) Ambassador".
On February 5, 6, and 8, Nakajima, Yajima Maimi, and Hagiwara Mai celebrated their birthdays in a special event called ℃-ute Yajima Maimi・Nakajima Saki・Hagiwara Mai Birthday Event 2015. The event featured four performances in Tokyo.
On August 7, Nakajima was promoted as the ambassador of Chichibu agricultural tourism, under the official title "Chichibu Kankou Nyougou Oh! En (Ouen) Ambassador".
On September 16, it was announced Nakajima would be starring in the serial comedy drama, SICKS ~Minna ga Minna, Nanika no Byouki~, which began broadcasting October 10.
On February 5, Nakajima celebrated her 22nd birthday at a special event titled ℃-ute Nakajima Saki Birthday Event 2016, featuring two performances at Yamano Hall in Tokyo.
On February 6, Nakajima celebrated her 23rd birthday at a special event titled ℃-ute Nakajima Saki Birthday Event 2017, featuring one performances at Yamano Hall in Tokyo.
She has an older sister and two younger sisters.
Nakajima's given name, Saki, means "early" (早) and "precious" (貴). It was chosen because of the number of strokes.
Here is a list of nicknames that was used to refer to Nakajima Saki:
- Nacky (なっきぃ): Official nickname, given her since joining ℃-ute. Used by members and fans.
- Nakasan (中さん): Unofficial nickname, given her since joining ℃-ute used by fans.
- nksk: An acronym for Nakasaki, an abbreviation for Nakajima Saki.
- Name: Nakajima Saki (中島早貴)
- Nickname: Nacky (なっきぃ), Nakasan (中さん), nksk
- Birthdate: February 5, 1994
- Birthplace: Saitama, Japan
- Height: 155cm
- Weight: 47,2kg 
- Blood type: O
- Western Zodiac: Aquarius
- Eastern Zodiac: Rooster
- Audition Song: Dekkai Uchuu ni Ai ga Aru
- Hello! Project Status:
- 2002-06-30: Member
- 2005-06-11: ℃-ute Member
- Years in ℃-ute: 9 Years
- Official Kaomoji: ﾉｿ*＾ ｏﾟ)
- ℃-ute Color:
- Orange (2006-2007)
- Blue (2009-Present)
- DIY♡ Color:
- Turquoise (2012-Present)
- Cat's♥Eye 7 Color:
- Green (2012-Present)
- Hello! Project Groups:
- One-Shot Units
- Special Skill: Hula hoop, scooping up goldfish game, super ball scooping, wanage (Japanese ring toss game).
- Strong Point: Quickly doing things that comes to mind, and never being happy with second place.
- Weak Point: Being short, can't concentrate on studying.
- Habit: Making a bulldog face when feeling down.
- Disliked Thing: Sitting quietly
- Scared of: Rollercoasters
- Favorite Color: Pink, white
- Favorite Flower: Cosmos, marigold
- Favorite Movie: Tonari no Totoro
- Favorite Book: The picture book Soramame-kun no Bed
- Favorite Manga: Gakuen Alice
- Favorite Word: "Ganbare!" (Do your best)
- Favorite Season: Fall
- Favorite Food: Gratin, mandarins, sushi, crab fried rice, pork miso soup, pears, peaches, Mango Almond smoothie
- Least Favorite Food: Spicy things, green bell peppers
- Favorite Song: FIRST KISS
- Charm Point: Heart-shaped mole, eyes, front teeth
- [2012.02.02] Kagayake! Houkago (輝け！放課後; Shine! After School Hours)
- [2012.04.18] Kimi wa Jitensha Watashi wa Densha de Kitaku (君は自転車 私は電車で帰宅; You Ride Your Bicycle While I Catch the Train To Get Home) (C-ute Cover)
- [2014.06.26] Yajima Maimi, Nakajima Saki, & Hagiwara Mai 2014 Birthday Event (Fanclub DVD)
- [2015.04.27] ℃-ute Yajima Maimi・Nakajima Saki・Hagiwara Mai Birthday Event 2015 (Fanclub DVD)
- [2015.04.27] Yajima Maimi・Nakajima Saki・Hagiwara Mai Birthday Event 2015 ~Solo Events Hen~ (Fanclub DVD)
- [2016.xx.xx] ℃-ute Yajima Maimi・Nakajima Saki・Hagiwara Mai Birthday Event 2016 (Fanclub DVD)
- [2010.09.28] Alo-Hello C-ute (アロハロ！℃-ute) (Nakky version)
- [2012.02.21] Cutest (Nakky version)
- [2012.07.01] W Saki -Black- vol.1
- [2012.07.12] W Saki -White- vol.1
- [2012.07.24] W Saki -Black- vol.2
- [2012.07.27] W Saki -White- vol.2
- [2012.10.22] Alo-Hello! C-ute 2012 (アロハロ！℃-ute 2012) (Nakky version)
- [2012.03.30] Hello! Project 2012 WINTER Hello☆Pro Tengoku Live Shashinshū ~Rock-chan & Funky-chan~
- [2015.07.11] Hello! Project Maruwakari BOOK 2015 SUMMER
- [2016.01.02] Hello! Project Maruwakari BOOK 2016 WINTER
- [2013.08.02] Weekly Famitsu Taiwan Vol. 446
- [2014.11.25] Baseball Game Vol. 15
Featured on the coverEdit
- [2011.03.XX] Confetti Vol.075 (with Okai Chisato)
- [2011.12.XX] Confetti Vol.084 (with Okai Chisato)
- [2013.11.11] Anikan R Yanyan Vol.11 (with Yajima Maimi and Hagiwara Mai)
- [2016.03.18] Gekkan Idol Shinbun (Newspaper) (Back cover) (with Yajima Maimi)
-  Koinu Dan no Monogatari
-  Gekijouban Hontou ni Atta Kowai Hanashi 3D
-  Ousama Game (王様ゲーム) (as Ueda Kana)
-  Zomvideo (ゾンビデオ)
- [2002-2007] Hello! Morning (ハロー! モーニング)
- [2007.01.06] ℃-ute has Come #05
- [2007.01.20] ℃-ute has Come #06
- [2007-2008] Haromoni@ (ハロモニ@)
-  Berikyuu! (ベリキュー!)
- [2008-2009] Yorosen! (よろセン!)
- [2010-2011] Aimai na! (あいまいナ!)
- [2010-2011] Bijo Gaku (美女学)
- [2011-] Bowling Revolution P★League (ボウリング革命 P★League)
- [2011-2012] Hello Pro! TIME (ハロプロ！ＴＩＭＥ)
-  Zaki Kami! ~Zakiyama-san to Yukai na Nakamatachi~ (ザキ神っ！～ザキヤマさんとゆかいな仲間たち～)
- [2012-2013] Hello! SATOYAMA Life (ハロー！ＳＡＴＯＹＡＭＡライフ)
- [2014-] The Girls Live
-  °C-ute no Challenge TV (℃-uteのチャレンジTV)
- [2017-] Furusato no Yume
-  Suugaku♥Joshi Gakuen (数学♥女子学園)
- [2015.05.18] Tsuri Keiji 6
-  SICKS ~Minna ga Minna, Nanika no Byouki~
-  Neruko wa ℃-ute
-  Keitai Shosetsuka
-  Atarumo Hakke!?
-  Romantic ni Yoroshiku (ロマンチックにヨロシク)
-  Fashionable (ファッショナブル)
-  Akuma no Tsubuyaki
-  1974 (Ikunayo) (1974(イクナヨ))
-  Sengoku Jieitai
-  STRONGER (ストロンガー)
-  Junkers Come Here (ユンカース・カム・ヒア)
-  CAT'S♥EYE (キャッツ♥アイ)
-  Sakura no Hanataba (さくらの花束) as Asakura Kanoko (朝倉かのこ)
- [2005.08.18] Hello! Pro Video Chat #22
- [2006.04.28] Hello! Pro Hour #05
-  Michishige Sayumi no "Mobekimasutte Nani??" (道重さゆみの『モベキマスってなに？？』)
- [2013-] Hello! Project Station (ハロ！ステ)
- [2012-] Nakajima Saki no Cute na Jikan (中島早貴のキュートな時間)
-  Tokai no Hitorigurashi (都会の一人暮らし) (Radio drama)
- [2016.10] HELLO! DRIVE! (HELLO! DRIVE! -ハロドラ-) (Fridays)
The event took place in June, 2008.
- Akai Freesia (赤いフリージア) by Melon Kinenbi
- Magokoro no Michi by v-u-den
- Dekkai Uchuu ni Ai ga Aru (でっかい宇宙に愛がある) by Morning Musume
The event took place in September, 2008.
- Saikoukyuu no Enjoy GIRLS (最高級のエンジョイGIRLS) by ℃-ute
- Watashi ga Obasan ni Nattemo by Chisato Moritaka
The event took place in April, 2009.
- Time Capsule (タイムカプセル) by ℃-ute
- Big dreams by ℃-ute
The event took place in November, 2009.
- Ii Koto Aru Kinen no Shunkan by Morning Musume
- Shiritsu Kyougaku by ℃-ute
The event took place in April, 2010.
- Lucky Aura by Mano Erina
- Suppin to Namida by Goto Maki
- Hare Ame Nochi Suki♥ by Morning Musume Sakuragumi
- Namida ga Tomaranai Houkago by Morning Musume
- 16sai no Koi Nante by Abe Natsumi
- She ranked at #34 in Anikan R Yanyan magazine's May 2013 "Singing idol you like the most".
- She ranked at #8 in mixi's June 2013 Hello! Project Popularity Ranking.
- She ranked at #33 in Anikan R Yanyan magazine's September 2013 "Singing idol you like the most".
- She ranked at #39 in Anikan R Yanyan magazine's October 2013 "Singing idol you like the most".
- Sasaki Rikako and Uemura Akari think that Saki is the coolest member of Hello! Project.
- She has stated that Ishikawa Rika and Konno Asami are the Hello! Project members she respects the most.
- One of her hobbies is to play with her phone.
- During the ℃-ute Concert Tour 2010 Summer-Fall: Dance Special!! "Chou Uranaito!!", Nakajima injured her hip.
- She is known to be one of the best dancers in Hello! Project.
- She shares a first and last name with the voice actress Nakajima Saki, though their given names are spelled with different kanji.
- When taking photo shoots for singles and albums, she almost always has her lips parted or is smiling.
- She is the only current member of ℃-ute to have her own blog.
- She is very ticklish on her neck.
- All of her current group colors are related to blue or green.
- Morning Musume's Oda Sakura said her goal is to dance like Nakajima.
- She wants to work on her acting skills.
- She'd like to try working at a stylish cafe.
- She was asked which Mano Erina song she would like to sing and said it would be Matsuge no Saki ni Kimi ga Iru.
- Sayashi Riho has commented that she thinks the mole on Nakajima's stomach is "sexy."
- Gallery:Nakajima Saki
- List:Nakajima Saki Discography Featured In
- List:Nakajima Saki Concert & Event Appearances
Nakajima Family TreeEdit
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Hello! Morning. Broadcast Date: 2002-06-30.
- ↑ Tsunku. "『Berryz工房』（ベリーズこうぼう）誕生について" (in Japanese). Tsunku Official Website. 2003-01-15.
- ↑ Tsunku. "℃-ute （キュート） に関して" (in Japanese). Tsunku Official Website. 2005-06-11.
- ↑ "Two new Hello! Project units formed". tokyohive. 2012-07-21.
- ↑ "℃-ute・中島早貴「秩父のいちごは美味しいよー」" (in Japanese). BARKS. 2015-12-18.
- ↑ "℃－uteの中島さん「ぜひ食べて」 秩父ぶどう園開園式でPR" (in Japanese). The Saitama Shimbun. 2015-08-07.
- ↑ http://www.oricon.co.jp/news/2059216/full/
- ↑ "℃-uteに関するお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2016-08-20.
- ↑ "Announcement concerning ℃-ute." UP-FRONT LINK. 2016-08-20.
- ↑ https://twitter.com/dmny1009/status/766659914630467584
- ↑ "http://www.helloproject.com/news/6334/ 1/22(日)放送開始 TBS「ふるさとの夢」℃-ute矢島・中島レギュラー出演！]" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-01-20.
- ↑ "℃-ute新曲MV2曲！モー娘。'17イベント、研修生新メンバー、CMメイキング、アンジュルムスポーツのお時間、新ユニットコメント、勝田ヘアアレンジ MC：野中美希、谷本安美【ハロ！ステ#211】" (in Japanese). Hello! Project Station (via YouTube). 2017-03-15.
- ↑ Najima Saki. "-中-" (in Japanese). ℃-ute GREE Blog. 2013-03-03.
- ↑ "中 れもん" (in Japanese). ℃-ute Official Blog. 2016-01-08.
- ↑ "中 にゃーーーー" (in Japanese). ℃-ute Official Blog. 2016-07-28.
- ↑ Pocket Morning. 2016-11-03. (Translation by Ro-kun)
- ↑ "【速報】中島早貴の体重47.2kg" (in Japanese) - 2014-05-30.
- ↑ "前に違う記事で拝見した...." (in Japanese). Higuchi Tachibana (@kotubar) via Twitter. 2014-09-29.
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