Well-known for her membership in japan pop group AKB48, she actually is also known on her behalf operating work in television series such as for example You Taught Me personally All of the Precious Things (2011), Kazokugari (2014), and Majisuka Gakuen (2010). She 1st auditioned for AKB48 in 2005, but had not been accepted in to the group before following year. She’s gained over 2.4 million Twitter followers. She released a fashion range known as Ricori. She spent her youngsters in Fukuoka, Japan. She and Minami Minegishi both increased to popularity as people of AKB48.