|Asakawa Sakura (浅川佐倉)|
Also Known As
Sakura-chan, KuraKura, Saku-san, AsakaSaku, Kawaii-chan, Saa-chan, Asa-chan
March 25, 1998 (Age 18)
Singer, Dancer, School Idol
2011 - Present
Hello!Project, UP-FRONT WORKS, @1
DreamS, NeXus, Heart Candy, Polaris α, Vega β
Asakawa Sakura (浅川佐倉, born March 25, 1998) is a former 3rd generation DreamS Kenshuusei, and member of Japanese pop group Groovy Candy!, as well as a member of Heart Candy. She joined DreamS Kenshuusei on January 27, 2011 and graduated on April 13, 2013 and debuted on the same day.
On January 27, She, along with 5 other girls, passed the DreamS Kenshuusei auditions. They made up the Third Generation Kenshuusei.
She was a backdancer for NeXus' first concert, and was also a backdancer for the PolaVegaXus collaboration concert.
2013 On March 1, shortly after Watanabe announced her passing on the leadership to Kosuga Kirino, Tsunku announced that Asakawa alongside Aisaka Minori, Kosuga Kirino, Koizumi Ichigo, Hirose Kana, Mizusawa Chiho, Uehara Yuna, Shirakawa Nanami and Kushieda Mai were to make the sixth DreamS group, called "Groovy Candy!". It was to focus on a cute, upbeat style.
On April 13, they graduated and at the same time, debuted and released their major debut single, "Kore kara no Someday".
On May 15, three new units within Groovy Candy! were announced; LoliLolli, Heart Candy and Pure White. LoliLolli consisting of Koizumi Ichigo, Aisaka Minori and Kushieda Mai; Heart Candy consisting of Kosuga Kirino, Asakawa Sakura and Hirose Kana; and Pure White consisting of Shirakawa Nanami, Mizusawa Chiho and Uehara Yuna. They all debuted on July 16.
- Name: Asakawa Sakura (浅川佐倉)
- Nickname: Sakura-chan, KuraKura, Saku-san, AsakaSaku, Kawaii-chan, Saa-chan, Asa-chan
- Birthday: March 25, 1998 (Age 18)
- Birthplace: Hokkaido, Japan
- Blood type: O
- Height: 156cm (5"1)
- DreamS Status:
- 2009-10-28: DreamS Kenshuusei
- 2013-04-13: Groovy Candy! Member
- UP-FRONT PROMOTION Status:
- 2009-10-28: Member
- Years/Months in Groovy Candy!: 1 Year (8 Months)
- Groovy Candy! Color: Peach
- Eastern Zodiac: Rabbit
- Western Zodiac: Pisces
- Charm Point: Lips
- Weak Point: Being cold towards others
- Strong Point: Being honest with others
- Favourite Animal: White Lion
- Special Skill: Can recite pi by 20 decimal points
- Hobbies: Modelling, Dancing, Singing, acting
- Favorite Food(s): Gyoza
- Least Favorite Food(s): Ice cream mochi
- Favorite Colors: Black, Red
- Looks up to: Abe Mao
- Favorite Song: "15 no Kotoba" by Abe Mao
- DreamS groups:
- Groovy Candy! (2013 - Present)
- Heart Candy (2013 - Present)
Singles Participated In
- [2013.04.13] Kore Kara no Someday
- [2013.06.20] Bokura no LIVE kimi to no LIFE
- [2013.10.25] Snow Halation
- [2013.07.07] Diamond Princess no Yūutsu
- [2013.07.08] Love Novels
- [2013.08.10] Butterfly Days (as Akiyama Haruhi)
- Is usually named the Visual of Groovy Candy!
- Is currently the most popular member of Groovy Candy!
- Was ranked 1st when in Kenshuusei (when NeXus members graduated)
- She is confessed a lot at school (because she is a school idol alongside Groovy Candy)
- Has an older sister & brother
- Is currently in her first year of college.