Yokoyama Reina promoting "BRAND NEW MORNING / Jealousy Jealousy"
|Also Known As||Yokoyoko (よこよこ?)|
|Born||February 22, 2001|
|Agency||UP-FRONT PROMOTION (2016-)|
|Associated Acts||Morning Musume, Hello Pro Kenshuusei|
|Morning Musume Information|
|Joined||December 12, 2016|
|Member Color||Golden Yellow|
|Debut Single||BRAND NEW MORNING / Jealousy Jealousy|
|Time in Group||0 Years, 5 Months, 7 Days|
|Hello Pro Kenshuusei Information|
|Left||December 12, 2016|
|Graduated||December 23, 2016|
|“||My goal for this year is expressed in the kanji 華 (flamboyance). From 2017, I'll be active as a 13th member of Morning Musume. So I'd like to do my best that I'll grow gradually through lessons and concerts, to the point where I'll be able to pull of a brilliant performances that won't lose to the seniors.||”|
–Yokoyama Reina, January 2017
Yokoyama Reina (横山玲奈) is a Japanese pop singer under Hello! Project as a 13th generation member of Morning Musume. She first joined Hello! Project as a member of Hello Pro Kenshuusei on August 17, 2016, and was formally introduced at the Kenshuusei recital on September 4, 2016.
Yokoyama Reina was born February 22, 2001 in Saitama, Japan.
On August 17, it was announced on the Hello! Project website that Yokoyama had joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei, alongside Kawamura Ayano, Yoshida Marie, Nishida Shiori, Yamazaki Yuhane, Hashisako Rin. She was introduced at Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2016 9gatsu ~SINGING!~ on September 4.
On December 12, during the finale of Morning Musume '16's fall tour, she was announced as a member of the 13th generation alongside Kaga Kaede. She and Kaga had their last performance as Hello Pro Kenshuusei members at the December 23 recital.
On March 2, Kaga and Yokoyama began a web talk show exclusive to fanclub members, titled Reversible Radio. They also would begin a radio show on April 6, titled Morning Musume '17 no Morning Diary, alongside the 12th generation members.
Yokoyama has a younger brother.
The following list are notable friendships Yokoyama Reina has acquired:
Yokoyama's given name, Reina, means "tinkling of gems" (玲; rei) combined with a phonetic character (奈; na).
Here is a list of nicknames that are used to refer to Yokoyama Reina:
- Reina (れいな): Her nickname when she was a Hello Pro Kenshuusei member. Used by her fellow 26th generation Hello Pro Kenshuusei members.
- Yokoyoko (よこよこ): Given to her by Wada Ayaka. Used by most members and fans.
- Yokoyan (よこやん): Given to her by Kudo Haruka as a "temporary official" nickname due to the non-unanimous response from fans on what to call Yokoyama during a LINE LIVE broadcast. Used by most fans.
- Yoko-chan (よこちゃん): Used by Miyamoto Karin.
- Yoko (よこ): Used by some fans. Kaga Kaede commented that she would likely end up shortening Yokoyoko as Yoko.
- Name: Yokoyama Reina (横山玲奈)
- Birthdate: February 22, 2001
- Birthplace: Saitama, Japan
- Blood Type: O
- Height: 152.5cm
- Western Zodiac: Pisces
- Hello! Project Status:
- UP-FRONT PROMOTION Status:
- 2016-08-17: Member
- Morning Musume Member Color:
- Golden Yellow (2017-Present)
- Hello! Project Groups:
- Hobbies: Listening to music, dancing, singing
- Specialties: Playing various instruments such as the saxophone, jazz dance
- Favorite Music Genre: J-pop
- Favorite Food: Shougayaki, spring rolls
- Favorite Sports: Dance, soccer
- Charm Points: Her bangs, her eyes, her loud laughing, sneezing, her smile
- Motto: Jikan wo taisetsu ni! (時間を大切に！; Time is important!)
- Favorite Hello! Project songs: "Osu! Kobushi Tamashii," "The Vision"
- Looks Up To: Oda Sakura, Hirose Ayaka
- [2016–] The Girls Live
- [2016–] Hello! Project Station
- [2017–] Reversible Radio (リバーシブルラジオ) (Fanclub exclusive)
- [2017–] Morning Musume '17 no Morning Diary (モーニング娘。'17のモーニングダイアリー)
- In middle school she wanted to form a band and tried inviting her friends to join, but nobody was interested and after her guitar broke she lost interest in forming one.
- She participated in brass instruments clubs in both elementary and middle school, in which she played percussion and sax respectively.
- She learned to play piano at home.
- Her future goal is become a cool idol like her seniors.
- She is the first of her Hello Pro Kenshuusei generation to debut.
- She shares her birth name with former 6th generation Morning Musume member Tanaka Reina and Hello Pro Kenshuusei member Ichioka Reina.
- Oda Sakura took Yokoyama with her to eat New Years soba and learned about her hobbies.
- Yokoyama answered what she likes about each Morning Musume '17 member on her blog:
- Fukumura Mizuki: The lines of her double eye-lids
- Ikuta Erina: How she moves her head while dancing
- Iikubo Haruna: She talks with me a lot
- Ishida Ayumi: Everything
- Sato Masaki: Her liveliness and cute voice
- Kudo Haruka: She's cute but also cool (like in "Jealousy Jealousy")
- Oda Sakura: Her singing voice
- Ogata Haruna: Pale skin and cute Kansai dialect
- Nonaka Miki: She takes care of the 13th generation
- Makino Maria: Her style and smile
- Haga Akane: How she is tsun tsun when talking with Ogata
- Kaga Kaede: Diligent and hardworking
- Kamen Rider was her favorite TV series while growing up. Her recent favorite character is Kamen Rider Fourze and she is good at imitating Kamen Rider Meteor.
- She said her favorite music video is "Egao no Kimi wa Taiyou sa", she watched it on repeat because Sayashi Riho's wink is really cute.
- Gallery:Yokoyama Reina
- List:Yokoyama Reina Discography Featured In
- List:Yokoyama Reina Concert & Event Appearances
- List:Yokoyama Reina Pocket Morning Weekly Q&A
- ↑ "ハロプロ新リーダー 和田彩花、目標はアイドル界の世界征服！" (in Japanese). Entame Clip. 2017-01-02. (English Translation)
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 "ハロプロ研修生に新メンバーが加入！" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2016-08-17.
- ↑ "モー娘。が13期2人お披露目 加賀楓&横山玲奈の現役高校生コンビ" (in Japanese). ORICON NEWS. 2016-12-12.
- ↑ "Interview of Morning Musume。’16 new members and other members by UFL-Staff." UP-FRONT LINK. 2016-12-13.
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 5.2 "モーニング娘。'16 第13期メンバー決定！" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2016-12-12.
- ↑ "2 new members for Morning Musume。13th generation!" UP-FRONT LINK. 2016-12-12.
- ↑ "モーニング娘。13期メンバーに横山玲奈と加賀楓が加入。'17から13人体制に" (in Japanese). BARKS. 2016-12-12.
- ↑ "初めての！ 加賀楓" (in Japanese). Morning Musume 13ki Official Blog. 2017-02-24.
- ↑ https://twitter.com/upfrontworks/status/845232911729094656
- ↑ "20.愛☆横山玲奈" (in Japanese). Morning Musume 13ki Official Blog. 2017-02-14.
- ↑ ""新人紹介！"山岸理子" (in Japanese). 2016-08-25.
- ↑ "63.遊☆横山玲奈" (in Japanese). Morning Musume 13ki Official Blog. 2017-04-04.
- ↑ "モー娘。新メンバーは横山玲奈と加賀楓" (in Japanese). JIJIPRESS (via YouTube). 2016-12-12.
- ↑ 14.0 14.1 14.2 "モーニング娘。'17 LINE LIVE！" (in Japanese). Hello! Project Official Channel (via LINE LIVE). 2017-01-29.
- ↑ "ハロー！プロジェクト LINELIVE ‼︎‼︎" (in Japanese). Hello! Project Official Channel (via LINE LIVE). 2017-01-02.
- ↑ 16.0 16.1 Kaga Kaede. "よこよこ。 加賀楓" (in Japanese). Morning Musume 13ki Official Blog. 2017-01-27.
- ↑ "よこちゃん☆宮本佳林" (in Japanese). Juice=Juice Official Blog. 2017-01-06.
- ↑ 18.0 18.1 "1.初☆横山玲奈" (in Japanese). Morning Musume 13ki Official Blog. 2017-01-26.
- ↑ 19.0 19.1 "41.答☆横山玲奈" (in Japanese). Morning Musume 13ki Official Blog. 2017-03-09.
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