June 27, 1998
Lycopene Shojo (リコピン少女, Lycopene Girl)
Ayaka Yasumoto (安本彩花) is an idol and a member of Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku (Attendance Number #5) represented by Stardust Promotion. She is also a part of Stardust Section 3's 3Bjunior and former member of Minitia Bears.
- Nicknames: Ayachan (あやちゃん, Official nickname), Yassan (やっさん), Ayaka (あやか)
- Birth date: June 27, 1998
- Birthplace: Tokyo
- Blood type: O
- Height: 161.5 cm
- Hobby: Swimming
- Specialty: Gymnastics, impressions
- Likes: Tomatoes, idols, healthy food, music, musicals, VOCALOID
- Favorite anime: Inari, Konkon, Koi Iroha
- Favorite idols: Ishida Ayumi, Akari Uemura, Yasaka Saori
- Favorite artists/musicians: HoneyWorks, Mr.Children
- Favorite food: Onigiri, miso, tomatoes
- Associated Acts: Minitia Bears (2009), Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku (2010-present)
- Student Number: 07 → 06 → 05
Ayaka was scouted by the talent scount of Stardust Promotion in 2009 when she was shopping with her family in Harajuku. She was in 2nd grade of elementary school at that time and became one of the original members of Minitia Bears. Ayaka joined Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku in October 2009 along with fellow Minitia Bears member Natsu Anno. She officially graduated from Minitia Bears in April 2010.
On October 18th 2019, it was announced that she was taking an indefinite hiatus because she was having both mental and physical instability and needed time to rest.
On March 23rd 2020, she announced she would slowly start her activities again.
On October 29th 2020, it was announced that she was diagnosed with malignant lymphoma and would be going on another indefinite hiatus to focus on her treatment.
On April 5th 2021, Ayaka announced on her instagram that her cancer was treated and she was in remission.
Discography Participated In
- Indie Singles
- Major Singles
- Ebichu no Zeppan Best ~Owaranai Seishun~
- "Chusotsu" ~Ebichu no Ike Ike Best~
- "Chukara" ~Ebichu no Waku Waku Best~
- Limited Albums
- Ebichu no Unit Album Sun Plaza-Ban
- Ebichu no Unit Album Seinenkan-Ban
- Ebichu no Unit Album Saitama Super Arena-Ban
- Stardust Planet
- We are Star
- Buzzer Beat ~Gakepucchi no Hero~ (September 21, 2009), Episode 11. (As a member of Minitia Bears)
- Sega Toys: Neru Mix
- [2009.11.02] Nakayoshi
- [2010.02.02] Nakayoshi
- [2010.03.02] Nakayoshi
- [2014.02.10] MARQUEE Vol.101 - With Mayama and Hoshina
- [2014.02.14] RODY BOOK - with Hirota and Matsuno
- [2014.02.15] Kettle Vol.17
- She is one of the five Ebichu members that came from the Minitia Bears transference.
- She calls herself "the shortcut tomato girl"
- She is close to her father
- She is a big fan of Morning Musume, especially Ishida Ayumi. She has mentioned Ayumi on several television programs and even blogged about her. She also collects her goods.
- She's a night owl
- She has hay fever
- When members were asked about Ayaka, Hinata said "She has a big heart, she's always there for us when we are worried, and always has something comforting to say".
- She says she never wears skirts outside of work. This is apparent during Rina's final memorial event on February 25, 2017.
|Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku|
|Timeline • Discography • Live Events • Publication • TV Appearances • Go Go Nana Ni San Ni Rei (Alter ego)|
|3. Rika Mayama • 5. Ayaka Yasumoto • 7. Mirei Hoshina|
• 10. Hinata Kashiwagi • 11. Kaho Kobayashi • 12. Riko Nakayama
|Indie||1. Asa no Chime ga Narimashita! • 2. Ebizori Diamond!! • 3. Chime! / Doshaburi Regret • 4. The Tissue ~Tomaranai Seishun~ • 5. Oh My Ghost? ~Watashi ga Akuryo ni Nattemo~ • 6. Motto Hashire!!|
|Major||1. Karikeiyaku no Cinderella • 2. Go! Go! Here We Go! Rock Lee / Otona wa Wakatte Kurenai • 3. Ume • 4. Te wo Tsunagou / Kindan no Karma • 5. Mikakunin Chuugakusei X • 6. Butterfly Effect • 7. Haitateki! • 8. Natsu Daze Johnny • 9. Super Hero • 10. Massugu • 11. Sing-a-long Sing-a-song • 12. Dekadonden|
|Major||Ebichu no Zeppan Best ~Owaranai Seishun~ (indie best) • 1. Chunin • 2. Kinpachi • 3. Anarchy • 4. Ebicracy • 5. Music • 6. Playlist|
|Live Concert DVDs and Blu-Rays|
|Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku 1st One-Man LIVE • Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku First Concert: Jaa Best Ten • Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku Toshiwasure Dai Gakugeikai: Ebichu no Jungle Daiboken • Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku: Kuruizaki Ebi Road ~Owarinaki Shinkyu~ • Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku: Ebichu Natsu No Family Ensoku Ryakushite Famien In Kawaguchiko 2013 • Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku Toshiwasure Dai Gakugeikai 2013: Ebichu no Star Conductor • Shiritsu Ebisu Chuugaku Goudou Shuppatsu Shiki ~Ima, Kimi ga Koko ni Iru~ • Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku: Ebichu Natsu No Family Ensoku Ryakushite Famien In Yamanakako 2014|
|Former Members||1. Kanon • 1. Mizuki • 2. Narumi Uno • 2. Reina Miyazaki • 4. Natsu Anno • 7. Hinaki Yano • 7. Aika Hirota • 8. Hirono Suzuki • 9. Rina Matsuno • 10. Rio Koike|
|Staffs||Ryoji Fujishita (Chairman) • Yuichi Fujii (Principal) • Kenichi Maeyamada (Music Head Teacher)|