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Oshima Yuko

Oshima Yuko (2014)
Oshima Yuko (2013)
Oshima Yuko (April 2012)
Oshima Yuko (April 2011)
Oshima Yuko (March 2010)

Oshima Yuko (大島優子) is a Japanese pop singer and actress managed by Ohta Production. She was previously a second generation member of AKB48 and the captain of Team K.



Video Releases



AKB48 Song Participation




Stage Units
Team K 1st Stage "PARTY ga Hajimaru yo"
Team A 2nd Stage "Aitakatta"
Substitute for Itano Tomomi on May 25, 2006
Team K 2nd Stage "Seishun Girls"
Team K 3rd Stage "Nounai Paradise"
Himawari-gumi 1st Stage "Boku no Taiyou"
Himawari-gumi 2nd Stage "Yume wo Shinaseru Wake ni Ikanai"
Team K 4th Stage "Saishuu Bell ga Naru"
Team K 5th Stage "Saka Agari"
THEATRE G-ROSSO "Yume wo Shinaseru Wake ni Ikanai"
Team K 6th Stage "RESET"
AKB48 Team K Waiting Stage



  • [2007] Densen Uta (伝染歌) (as Natsuno Anzu)
  • [2010] Sankaku (さんかく) (as Waitress, Friend)
  • [2012] Brave (as Merida; dubbing role)
  • [2012] Yamikin Ushijima-kun (闇金ウシジマくん) (as Suzuki Miko)




  • [2001.07.??] Charm (with Tajima Honami)
  • [2003.10.18] かがやくきもち (Kagayaku Kimochi)
  • [2008.12.19] Yuurari Yuuko (ゆうらりゆうこ)
  • [2009.10.17] Yuko no Arienai Nichijou (優子のありえない日常)
  • [2010.08.25] Kimi wa, Dare no Mono? (君は、誰のもの?)
  • [2011.06.17] Yuko (優子)


  • [2011.10.xx] Minimum AKB48 Oshima Yuko


  • [2011.10.xx] Love Photo Vol.4 (Feature)


  • Participated in Doll's Vox in 2005 before becoming a second generation member of AKB48 and a founding member of Team K in 2006. She became the captain of Team K during AKB48's team shuffle in August 2012, and was succeeded by Yokoyama Yui at the AKB48 Grand Shuffle in February 2014.
    • She announced her graduation from AKB48 during the group's performance at the 2013 Kouhaku Uta Gassen. Her graduation concert was celebrated on June 8, 2014 at Ajinomoto Stadium and her final performance at the AKB48 Theater took place the next day.
  • Is best known for her cheery personality, dimply smile and prominent squirrel teeth.
  • She is close with Miyazawa Sae and Noro Kayo.
  • Her oshimen is Kojima Haruna.
  • Favorite food: Cheese
  • Favorite drink: Yasai Ichinichi Kore Ippon
  • Favorite artist: Beyonce, Rihanna
  • Favorite TV show: Pusma
  • Favorite magazine: mini, NYLON
  • Favorite season: The start of summer
  • Favorite AKB single: Keibetsu Shiteita Aijou
  • Favorite AKB stage song: To Be Continued
  • Favorite AKB outfit: Tenshi no Shippo
  • Was a U-15 gravure idol before joining AKB48, began her career at the age of 13.
  • Hates balloons, as shown during a "Russian Roulette" balloon game on AKBINGO!.
  • She owns a pet rabbit named Marty.
  • Hobbies: Collecting bath soaps, people watching, collecting sneakers
  • Catchphrase: I'm a kaleidoscopic performer who will show it with my heart and defeat you with my eyes
  • Likes: Red things
  • Special Talents: Snowboarding, sleeping anywhere, impersonations, long-distance running.
  • Charm Point: Eyes and dimples.

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