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Katayama Haruka

Katayama Haruka (2014)
Katayama Haruka (2013)
Katayama Haruka (2012)
Katayama Haruka (2011)
Katayama Haruka (2010)
Katayama Haruka (2009)
Katayama Haruka (2008)

Katayama Haruka (片山陽加) is a Japanese pop singer and Idol managed by AKS. She is a former member of AKB48's Team A.


  • Birth Name: Katayama Haruka (片山陽加)
  • Nicknames: Haachan (はーちゃん), Kataharu (かたはる), Showa (昭和)
  • Date of Birth: May 10, 1990 (1990-05-10) (age 34)
  • Place of Birth: Chiba (born in Aichi), Japan
  • Blood Type: A
  • Height: 154cm
  • Bust: 76cm
  • Waist: 57cm
  • Hips: 83cm
  • Bands / Groups:



AKB48 Song Participation



Stage Units
Team B 1st Stage "Seishun Girls"
Team B 2nd Stage "Aitakatta"
Team B 3rd Stage "Pajama Drive"
Team B 4th Stage "Idol no Yoake"
Team K 5th Stage "Saka Agari"
THEATRE G-ROSSO "Yume wo Shinaseru Wake ni Ikanai"
Team A 6th Stage "Mokugekisha"


  • Originally a third generation member of AKB48 and a founding member of Team B, she was transferred to Team A after the team shuffle of 2009, and transferred back to Team B in 2012. During the AKB48 Grand Shuffle in February 2014, she was transferred to Team A. She announced her graduation on April 14, 2014, then graduated from the group on September 29, 2014.
  • Jokingly refers to herself as a "Showa Idol" because of her old fashioned sense of humor and speech.
  • Carries sweets and a joke book everywhere with her. The sweets are to keep her calm, the joke book is for coming up with MC segments.
  • As a child, she wanted to become the owner of a biscuit shop.
  • Was in her school choir in junior high school.
  • She is close with Kashiwagi Yuki.
  • Her oshimen is Ota Aika.
  • Favorite food: Rice, fruit & miso cabbage
  • Favourite fruits: Watermelon and melon, because you can eat them when you're thirsty.
  • Favourite ice cream: Strawberry flavoured soft ice cream sold at the AKB48 theater.
  • Favorite drink: Hot chocolate, and her mother's special lemon water
  • Least favourite food: Broad been, green peas
  • Favorite artist: HY
  • Favorite TV show: Shabekuri 007
  • Favorite magazine: ViVi
  • Favorite season: Spring
  • Favorite brand: Dazzlin
  • Favorite AKB single: Seifuku ga Jama wo Suru
  • Favorite AKB stage song: Junjou Shugi
  • Favorite AKB outfit: Tenshi no Shippo
  • Favourite Words: 'To lose yourself in something', and 'love & peace'.
  • Favourite Colours: Yellow and orange.
  • Favourite Sport: Table tennis.
  • Special Talent: Being able to harmonise in any song, Kendama and the moonwalk
  • Hobbies: Nail art, listening to music, making ribbons and decorating
  • Audition Song: ANRI - Omoikiri American

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