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Chikano Rina

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Chikano Rina (2016)

Chikano Rina (近野莉菜) is a Japanese pop singer and Idol managed by Itoh Company. She is a former member of JKT48's Team KIII, and was previously a full-time member of AKB48.


  • Birth Name: Chikano Rina (近野莉菜)
  • Nicknames: Chikariina (チカリーナ), Riichan (りーちゃん), Chikachan (ちか(ちゃん)), Chikarina (チカリナ)
  • Date of Birth: April 23, 1993 (1993-04-23) (age 31)
  • Place of Birth: Tokyo, Japan
  • Blood Type: B
  • Height: 159cm
  • Bust: 77cm
  • Waist: 56cm
  • Hips: 82cm
  • Bands / Groups:



AKB48 Song Participation


Stage Units
Himawari-gumi 2nd Stage "Yume wo Shinaseru Wake ni Ikanai"
Team A 4th Stage "Tadaima Ren'aichuu" Revival
Team K 4th Stage "Saishuu Bell ga Naru"
(Noro Kayo's understudy for all songs.)
AKB48 Kenkyuusei "Tadaima Ren'aichuu"
Team A 5th Stage "Ren'ai Kinshi Jourei"
(Itano Tomomi's understudy for all songs.)
Team B 4th Stage "Idol no Yoake"
AKB48 Kenkyuusei "Idol no Yoake"
Team K 5th Stage "Saka Agari"
(Oshima Yuko's understudy for all songs when Oshima was absent.)
THEATRE G-ROSSO "Yume wo Shinaseru Wake ni Ikanai"
Team B 5th Stage "Theater no Megami"


  • Originally a 5th Generation Kenkyuusei, she was promoted to Team K on March 26, 2009 and transferred to Team B during the team shuffle within the same year. She was transferred back to Team K during the team shuffle in August 2012.
    • During the AKB48 Grand Group Shuffle in 2014, she was transferred to JKT48 then placed in Team KIII. She announced her graduation on December 9, 2017. Her last theater performance was on March 17, 2018, and she graduated from the group on March 25, 2018.
  • Her catchphrase is, "Miracle, miracle, kitto kuru!" (ミラクル・ミラクル・きっと来る!; Miracle, a miracle will surely come!)


AKB48 2008 AKB48 2009 AKB48 2010 AKB48 2010 AKB48 2011 AKB48 2012 AKB48 2013 JKT48 2014 JKT48 2014 JKT48 2015

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