[Momoko Tsugunaga – Peach & Pinky]
Momochi is the last solo photobook by Tsugunaga Momoko. It was published on March 6, 2017 by Wani Books, including a making of DVD. The photobook was released on the same day as Tsugunaga’s 25th birthday.
Momoko Tsugunaga (born 6 March 1992) is a Japanese pop singer and the playing manager of the idol group Country Girls. She has also been a member of smaller groups composed of Hello! Project Kids members; ZYX and Berryz Kobo, and taking the role of leader of Buono!.
Tsugunaga joined Hello! Project in 2002 at the age of 10 with the other 15 Hello! Project Kids.
In 2004, Berryz Kobo was created, and Tsugunaga was selected as one of the group’s members.
In 2007, she was selected together with °C-ute member Airi Suzuki, and fellow Berryz Kobo member Miyabi Natsuyaki for the Hello! Project sub-group Buono!, which mainly produced opening and ending songs for the anime Shugo Chara!, but has now gone on to release more singles.
After 2 years being a member of Country Girls, On November 5 at Shinjuku ReNY, the group’s second anniversary, playing manager Tsugunaga announced that she would graduate from Country Girls and Hello! Project and retire from the entertainment industry on June 30, 2017.
Hello! Project groups and units
- Hello! Project Kids
- ZYX (2003–?)
- Berryz Kobo (2004–2015)
- H.P. All Stars (2004)
- Buono! (2007–2017)
- Hello! Project Mobekimasu (2011)
- Country Girls (2014-2017)
[Momochi Making of DVD – Momoko Tsugunaga]
[Buono! Momochi Rock ‘n’ roll]
[Buono! First Love Cider MV]
[Momochi Final Photobook Interview]