Pop, J-pop, M-pop, K-pop
2015 - present
Rue Jackson, Luke Yamaguchi
Tempest is a Japanese boy band under Hello! Project Fantasy. It was made on May 28, 2015. They are the little brothers to boy group A.L.C.H.E.M.I.S.T, because of this, one of their members, will be a co-current member for them. All the members are former Fantasy Kenshuusei. On August 1st they have all officially graduated from the program.
Instead of being referred to as Generations, they are referred to as Chapters
|Name||Birthdate||Birthplace||Blood Type||Chapter||Joined||Member Color||Notes|
|Jang Taeyoon |
|March 18, 1997||Incheon |
|A||1st||May 28, 2015||Deep Blue||Admiral (2015-Present) |
Fantasy Kenshuusei (2014-2015)
|Mason Grace |
|March 28, 1999||Ontario |
|AB||Sea Blue||Sub-Admiral (2016-Present) |
Fantasy Kenshuusei (2015)
|Satoshi Riku |
|April 3, 1999||Osaka |
|O||Sun Yellow||Graduating December 31, 2017 |
Fantasy Kenshuusei (2015)
|Oharu Nagisa |
|May 2, 1999||Hokkaido |
|Pure Pink||Fantasy Kenshuusei (2015)|
|Nakanishi Kiru |
|December 1, 2000||Aichi |
|Mandarin Orange||Fantasy Kenshuusei (2015)|
|Wang Zuri |
|December 2, 2000||Hong Kong |
|AB||Jade Green||Fantasy Kenshuusei (2014-2015)|
|Xiu Lin |
|April 13, 1999||B||2nd||July 2, 2016||Rose Red||Fantasy Kenshuusei (2015-2016)|
|Uchimura Naoko |
|November 24, 1999||Chiba |
|A||Pure Lavander||Fantasy Rookies (2013-2016)|
|Shinji Katoya |
|January 30, 2000||Okinawa |
|Emerald Green||Fantasy Rookies (2013-2016)|
|Yamamoto Matthew |
|April 2, 2001||Osaka |
|B||Sleek Silver||Fantasy Rookies (2014-2016)|
|Lee Junghyung |
|November 12, 2000||Seoul |
|O||3rd||October 24, 2016||Light Purple||Fantasy Kenshuusei (2015-2016)|
|Naito Kojiro |
|November 2, 2001||Fukuoka |
|A||Sunset Orange||Fantasy Rookies (2016)|
|May 10, 2002||North Jeolla|
|4th||June 15, 2017||Golden Yellow||Fantasy Rookies (2016-2017)|
- Choi Junghee (최 정희: Royal Purple) Graduated February 15, 2016 - (8 Months, 18 Days), Co-Current Member: 2015.05.28-2016.02.15
- Hiraga Sadatake (平賀 今のへ: Vivid Red) Graduated July 2, 2016 - (1 Year, 1 Month, 4 Days)
On May 28th, the group was formed with Choi Junghee, Jang Taeyoon, Mason Grace, Satoshi Riku, Oharu Nagise, Hiraga Sadatake, Nakanishi Kiru, and Wang Zuri. They will release their indie single sometime in June. with Junghee being their co-current member.
On July 1st, it was revealed that after their last indie single in August they will be having a major debut.
It was revealed that all the members that are part of the Kenshuusei will graduate from the program on August 1st, and will released their last indie single on August 12th.
On February 10, it was announced that Hiraga Sadatake will graduate from the group and Hello! Project Fantasy on July 2nd, to focus on his stduesi to become a doctor. On February 15, Choi Junghee also went into early mandatory service back in South Korea. This caused Junghee to have left the group.
On March 12, it was announced that Tempest will be adding 4 members on July 2 to help the members get over the loss of the recent members that left.
On July 2, Hiraga Sadatake graduated from the group and Jang Taeyoon appointed Mason Grace Sub-Admiral of the group. On July 2, Fantasy Rookies Shinji Katoya, Uchimura Naoko, and Yamamoto Matthew, and Fantasy Kenshuusei member Xiu Lin were added as the second chapter.
On October 24, it was announced that Mason Grace will be going on a hiatus to practise for his University Exams. It will conclude on April 2, 2017. On October 25, they added two members as members of the third chapter.
On November 1, it was announced that the group will be on a temporary hiatus due to not having all the members being able to perform for 2017. As such, all the remaining members will be split into two sub-units, Tempest Junior and Tempest Flow. Both sub-units will debut on January 1, 2017.
On January 12, it was announced that when Mason Grace comes back to the group they will rush into preparations for a new single. With him coming back in April the single is rumoured to be in June/July.
On May 1, it was announced that Satoshi Riku will graduate from the group on December 31, 2017. He decided to graduate in order to focus on his future plans of getting a steady job when he is older.
On June 15, a new member was announced, Fantasy Rookies Oh Jeahwa was announced as the sole 4th chapter member. He was picked selectively through a secret audition in which Satoshi Riku picked him as a new member.
|1||June 21, 2015||Tokei O Aishimasu / 6-Way Heart |
(時計を愛します / 6-Way Heart: Love Clock / 6-Way Heart)
|2||August 12, 2015||Crazy Night / Watashitachiha Arashidesu |
(Crazy Night / 私たちは嵐です: Crazy Night / We're a Storm)
|1||October 12, 2015||Yoi Yume O / Watashitachi No Saisho No Kisu / TEMPEST EVOLUTION |
(良い夢を / 私たちの最初のキス: Sweet Dreams / Our first kiss)
|2||March 22, 2016||Everyday / Saigo no Suteppu |
(最後のステップ: Last Steps)
|3||May 9, 2016||On and On / THE STANDSTILL / Ai Manor||31,288||9,328||5||N/A|
|4||September 21, 2016||Hotondo ga Tora Rete Inai Seikatsu no naka de Pasu |
(ほとんどが取られていない生活の中でパス: The path in life that is not taken by most)
|5||May 29, 2017||Candy Girls / Bomber Jacket||100,119||19,373||1||RIAJ: Gold||N/A|
|1||November 2, 2016||1st Storm||22,687||3,009||8||N/A|
|1||April 24, 2017||Tempest Season ~All Singles Collection~||12,587||1,379||21||N/A|
- Mentor To 1st Chapter Members
- Choi Junghee -> Mentor to all 1st Chapter Members
- Mentor To 2nd Chapter Members
- Jang Taeyoon -> Mentor to Xiu Lin
- Mason Grace -> Mentor to Uchimura Naoko
- Oharu Nagisa -> Mentor to Shinji Katoya
- Wang Zuri -> Mentor to Yamamoto Matthew
- Mentor To 3rd Chapter Members
- Mason Grace -> Mentor to Lee Junghyung
- Nakanishi Kiru -> Mentor to Naito Kojiro
- Mentor To 4th Chapter Members
- Satoshi Riku -> Mentor to Oh Jaehwa
- 1st Gen Events
- [2016.05.28] 1ki First Birthday Anniversary Event ~Last Chance!~
- [2017.05.28] 1ki Second Birthday Anniversary Event ~Run with Us~
- 2nd Gen Events
- [2017.07.02] 2ki First Birthday Anniversary Event ~1 Whole Year~
Total Sales Count
|Year||Single Sales||Digital Single Sales||Album Sales||Digital Album Sales||Total Sales|