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Uehara Yuna (植原優奈)

Also Known As

UehaYuna, Hara-chan, Harara, Yuna-chan, Yuu-chan

Born

February 28, 1999 (1999-02-28) (age 18)

Origin

Yokohama, Japan

Genre

Japanese Pop

Occupation

Singer, Dancer, School Idol

Years Active

2010 - Present

Associated Acts

DreamS, NeXus, Pure White, Polaris α, Vega β

Uehara Yuna (植原優奈, born February 28, 1999) is a former 3rd Generation DreamS Kenshuusei and member of Japanese pop group Groovy Candy!. She joined DreamS Kenshuusei on January 27, 2011 and graduated on April 13, 2013 and debuted on the same day. 

Biography

2011

On January 27, She, along with 5 other girls, passed the DreamS Kenshuusei auditions. They made up the Third Generation Kenshuusei. 
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Uehara Yuna (2012)

2012

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 Uehara alongside Aisaka Minori, Kosuga Kirino, Koizumi Ichigo, Hirose Kana, Mizusawa Chiho, Asakawa Sakura, 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.

Profile

  • Name: Uehara Yuna (植原優奈)
  • Nickname: UehaYuna, Hara-chan, Harara, Yuna-chan, Yuu-chan
  • Birthday: February 28, 1999 (1999-02-28) (age 18)
  • Birthplace: Yokohama, Japan
  • Blood type: O
  • Height: 160cm (5"3)
  • 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: Melon
  • Eastern Zodiac: Rabbit
  • Western Zodiac: Pisces
  • Charm Point: Lips
  • Weak Point: Being able to talk to people without creating a wall between them
  • Strong Point: Being too positive sometimes
  • Favourite Animal: Chicks
  • Special Skill: Can do a backflip
  • Hobbies: Modelling, Dancing, Singing, acting
  • Favorite Food(s): Yakiniku
  • Least Favorite Food(s): Chocolate Eclair
  • Favorite Colors: Black, Red
  • Looks up to: Abe NatsumiKumai Yurina
  • Favorite Song: "Suki yo Junjou Hankouki" by S/mileage
  • DreamS groups:

Singles Participated In

Groovy Candy!

  1. [2013.04.13] Kore Kara no Someday
  2. [2013.06.20] Bokura no LIVE kimi to no LIFE
  3. [2013.10.25] Snow Halation

Pure White

  • [2013.07.07] Diamond Princess no Yūutsu
  • [2013.07.08] Love Novels

Trivia

  • She was in the drama Kasuka na Kanojo and played a bully.
  • Her name is pronounced the same way as SNSD's Yoona.
  • She is one of the youngest members in Groovy Candy!
  • When in Kenshuusei, she said she wanted to join Vega β.
  • Is into K-pop & K-dramas.
  • Is one of the tallest Groovy Candy members.
  • Has an older brother.
  • She is currently in her first year of highschool.

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