Japanese singer best known as a member of the rock band LoVendoЯ.
She got her start after auditioning for Morning Musume's 6th Generation in 2002.
She branched out into voice acting in 2008 voicing Kirara, the main character, in the anime Onegai My Melody Kirara.
She has a brother who is seven years younger than her.
She and Sayumi Michishige were both members of the 6th Generation of Morning Musume.