Hello! Pro Kenshusei Kasahara Momoka (12) has joined ANGERME as its new member.
Kasahara was publicly welcomed into the group on July 17 during the first day of Hello! Project's concert tour "Hello! Project 2016 SUMMER??Sunshine Parade? / ?Rainbow Carnival?" at NGK Spark Plug Civic Center Forest Hall in Aichi.
In an interview with the media, Kasahara expressed, "At first, when I heard about my admittance, I thought it was a joke. With my freshness, I will do my best to be called the greatest new member in Hello! Project history." Leader Wada Ayaka praised Kasahara, saying, "I'm amazed at how she's not afraid of anything!" Meanwhile, Country Girls member Tsugunaga Momoko encouraged her, saying, "Having 'Momo' in your name is good luck! It's a good name, so have confidence!"
On this day, Kasahara performed two songs, "Taiki Bansei" and "Tsugi Tsugi Zoku Zoku", as a part of ANGERME.
Source & Image(s): natalie