- Miki redirects here, if you are looking for the 6th generation member of Morning Musume with the same name, head to Miki Fujimoto and if you are looking for the IdolMaster character with the same name, head to Miki Hoshii
|Birthday:|| October 7, 1999|
|Occupation:|| Singer (For Morning Musume)|
|Friends:|| Haruna Ogata|
|Appearences and Voices|
|First appearance:||12th generation in CW form!|
|The real Miki Nonaka|
Miki Nonaka is a Japanese pop singer under Hello! Project. She is a twelfth generation member of Morning Musume.
She is the first person to join Morning Musume that is fluent in English, and since her joining, she has filled the role as the group's "global representative" (グローバル担当; global tantou).
Nonaka Miki was born on October 7, 1999, in Shizuoka, Japan.
Life in AmericaEdit
Due to her father's job, she lived in the United States for eight years. She lived in the state of Illinois from 2001 to 2004 and in the state of Alabama from 2004 to 2010. During her time in Alabama, she attended a dance school.
In Summer 2014, Nonaka auditioned for the Morning Musume '14 (Golden) Audition! for a opportunity to join Morning Musume '14 and successfully passed. She was introduced as a 12th generation member during Morning Musume '14's concert at Nippon Budokan on September 30, alongside with Haruna Ogata and former Hello! Project Kenshuusei members Maria Makino and Akane Haga.
Miki Nonoka's Morning Musume member color was revealed to be purple.
On January 4, Nonaka and and her fellow 12th generation members began a radio show on FM FUJI, titled Morning Musume '15 12ki Nikki. They also began a web talk show exclusive to fanclub members on March 5, titled 12ki Relay.
On June 12, Nonaka released her first solo e-Hello! Blu-ray, Greeting ~Nonaka Miki~
On October 7, Nonaka celebrated her 16th birthday. This special event was called Morning Musume '15 Nonaka Miki Birthday Event. It featured three shows at TOKYO FM HALL.
On January 29, Nonaka held a talk event at the Hello! Project Official Shop in Akihabara.
On February 10, it was announced that Nonaka injured her left foot during a dance rehearsal for the Morning Musume '16 Concert Tour Haru ~EMOTION IN MOTION~. After seeing a doctor, she was diagnosed with an avulsion fracture of the base of the fifth metatarsal (dancer's fracture) and a ligament injury in her heel. Nonaka required 4 weeks of recovery, and was not able to participate in several events during the month of February. As of February 20, Nonaka was able to sing while sitting.
On February 12, it was announced that Nonaka would provide the English narration for Shizuoka Asahi TV's annual music documentary program ch223 music pinkiss ~Ponyo Trio Nihon Ichi no Sotsugyou Ryokou!?~, featuring Country Girls member Yamaki Risa and Hakoiri♡Musume member Wagatsuma Momomi. The original Japanese narration was broadcast February 20, and Nonaka's English narration was broadcast on February 26.
On March 19, the first day of the Hello! Project Hina Fes 2016, Nonaka had completely recovered from her injury and returned to dancing.
On May 3, Nonaka began the monthly radio show Hello! Project Mobile Sendenkaigi for the Hello! Project Mobile service along with "promotion manager" Haruka Kudo and fellow "promotion staff" members Haruna Ogata and Yanagawa Nanami.
On October 21, Nonaka celebrated her 17th birthday at a special event called Morning Musume '16 Nonaka Miki Birthday Event, featuring one show at Kameari Lirio Hall in Tokyo.
On January 1, Nonaka announced that as a global representative of Hello! Project and Morning Musume she would be making English videos about Hello! Project for the UP-FRONT LINK Facebook page throughout 2017.
On February 14, Nonaka announced on her blog that she would star in her first drama, an episode of Otona e Novel on February 23.
On February 16, the 12th generation's fanclub-exclusive web talk show 12ki Relay ended with a total of 100 episodes. Their radio show Morning Musume '17 12ki Nikki also ended on March 26.
On April 6, the Morning Musume '17 12th generation and 13th generation members began a radio show on FM FUJI, titled Morning Musume '17 no Morning Diary.
On October 19, Nonaka celebrated her 18th birthday at a fanclub event titled Morning Musume '17 Nonaka Miki Birthday Event, featuring two shows at IMA Hall.
On February 5, it was announced that RakutenTV, who made a deal with the NBA last October for exclusive online distribution rights in Japan, have appointed Nonaka as an official NBA ambassador and she has traveled to New York City for her first week of training. She would be working alongside former Berryz Koubou member Tokunaga Chinami, who had been studying English abroad. On February 19, Nonaka announced that she was the ambassador for the Los Angeles Lakers.
Miki wears a purple cheerleader top with purple sides, purple skirt and purple shoes. Unlike the other 12th generation members, however, she has a black ponytail.
To Be Added
- Her YouTube official username is NonakaAmericaOfficial.
- The America part of her username is possibly due to her living in America for eight years.
- Miki shares the same name as ex-Morning Musume member Miki Fujimoto and IdolM@ster character Miki Hoshii.
|1st Generation||Yuko Nakazawa • Aya Ishiguro • Kaori Iida • Natsumi Abe • Asuka Fukuda|
|2nd Generation||Kei Yasuda • Mari Yaguchi • Sayaka Ichii|
|3rd Generation||Maki Goto|
|4th Generation||Rika Ishikawa • Hitomi Yoshizawa • Nozomi Tsuji • Ai Kago|
|5th Generation||Ai Takahashi • Asami Konno • Makoto Ogawa • Risa Niigaki|
|6th Generation||Miki Fujimoto • Eri Kamei • Sayumi Michishige • Reina Tanaka|
|7th Generation||Koharu Kusumi|
|8th Generation||Aika Mitsui • Junjun • Linlin|
|9th Generation||Mizuki Fukumura • Erina Ikuta • Riho Sayashi • Kanon Suzuki|
|10th Generation||Haruna Iikubo • Ayumi Ishida • Masaki Sato • Haruka Kudo|
|11th Generation||Sakura Oda|
|12th Generation||Haruna Ogata • Miki Nonaka • Maria Makino • Akane Haga|
|13th Generation||Kaede Kaga • Reina Yokoyama|
|14th Generation||Chisaki Morito|
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