July 21, 2000
150 cm (2012)
Takoyaki Rainbow (2012)
Maria Arai (新井まりあ) is a former idol and a former member of Takoyaki Rainbow. She was represented by Stardust Promotion's affiliation Aero Space entertainment. She was one of the original members of Takoyaki Rainbow and 3Bjunior Team Blue. She left Tacoyaki Rainbow in 2012. her image color was yellow.
- Birth date: July 21, 2000
- Birthplace: Osaka
- Blood Type: O
- Height: 150 cm
- Hobby: Drawing
- Specialty: Piano
- Member color: Yellow
On August 4, 2012, she was selected to perform in Tokyo Idol Festival 2012 under 3Bjunior Team Blue. She was one of the members selected to form Takoyaki Rainbow on September 17, 2012 in the second day of Team Syachihoko Osaka tour in LABI1 Namba Department store, from Stardust's Osaka affiliation Aero Space entertainment company along with Kurumi Hori, Karen Negishi and Sakura Ayaki and Yuka Koike. She didn't appear in the subsequent events, leading the fans to think she was quit. On October 21, 2012 Section 3's president Ryoji Fujishita announced in his twitter that she quit the group and would be replaced by Saki Kiyoi.
- She was the only Takoniji member to have previously participated in 3B activities.
|Timeline • Discography • Live Events • Publication • TV Appearances|
|Kurumi Hori • Saki Kiyoi • Mai Haruna • Karen Negishi • Sakura Ayaki|
|Indie||Over the Takoyaki Rainbow • Naniwa no Haniwa • Zesshou! Naniwa de Umareta Shoujo-Tachi|
|Others||Takoyaki Rainbow MUSIC CARD Christmas Pack|
|Former Members||Towa Narasaki • Yuka Koike • Maria Arai|