It’s a bump.y ride

15 Sep

A new post and a new group to introduce! This time we have a new group called bump.y (brilliant universal miracle power .ドットyouthful) that was formed in 2009 under the SweetPower Agency and are currently signed with Sony Records. Bump.y is sometimes referred to as a group of actresses as many of the members have had acting experience prior to bump.y’s debut, with the most well know being Sakuraba Nanami.  What makes them stand out is the age range of the girls, with the youngest member, Miyatake Matsuri being just 11 years old and the oldest, Matsuyama Mary, is 18 years old, some fans have remarked that this makes them look like they are all sisters- oddly enough, the youngest two girls Matsuri and Mio are actually sisters. Bump.y weren’t always a 5 member group, after the release of their first cover album, Sweet Hits, member Kikuzato Hikari left the group, however it’s not clear in my Googling just why she left, but she has been credited for a few acting roles since on her Japanese wikipedia page.

Together, bump.y have appeared in their own original Net series, as well as a horror movie, both of which can be found on CDJapan. They also have a 2011 Calendar coming out, which is where the picture at the top of this post is from. I can’t find anything else so on them just yet so like last time, members, discography and other links are below the cut. Before you get there, don’t forget to check out the PV for bump.y’s debut single voice!

Members

Sakuraba Nanami


Birthday: 17/10/1992
Hometown: Kagoshima
Height: 162.5cmBlood Type: OHobbies: Piano

Blog: http://ameblo.jp/nanamis1017/
Website: http://www.sakurabananami.com/

Takatsuki Sara

Birthday: 10/8/1997
Hometown: Kanagawa
Height: 163cm
Blood Type: A
Hobbies: Piano Music Appreciation

Blog : http://ameblo.jp/sara0810/

Matsuyama Mary (Leader)

Birthday: 2/9/1992
Hometown: Hyogo
Height: 160cm
Blood Type: A
Hobbies: Gymnastics

Blog: http://ameblo.jp/mary0902/

Miyatake Mio

Birthday: 11/5/1996
Hometown: Sakurajima, Kagoshima Prefecture
Height: 148cm
Blood Type: O
Hobbies: Jump Rope

Blog: http://ameblo.jp/miyatake51161/ (Shared with Matsuri)

Miyatake Matsuri

Birthday: 1/6/1999
Hometown: Sakurajima, Kagoshima Prefecture
Height: 135cm
Blood Type: O
Hobbies: Marathon

Blog: http://ameblo.jp/miyatake51161/ (Shared with Mio)

Kikuzato Hikari (Former Member)

Birthday: 17/7/1993
Hometown: Tokyo
Height: 154cm
Blood Type: B
Hobbies: Drums

Discography:

Sweet Hits (Cover album) (November 25th, 2009)

– Ganbatte

– Natsuiro no Nancy

– Haikarasan ga Tooru

– Yureru Shounan

– Akai Sweet Pea

– Slow Motion

– Inazuma Paradise

01. Voice c/w One Emotion (August 25th, 2010)

Voice phone download June 30th 2010

Links:

Hello! Online Thread: http://www.hello-online.org/index.php?/topic/20308-bumpy/

Official Site: http://www.bump-y.jp/info/index.html

Net Drama website: http://www.tbs.co.jp/ko-hitsuji/introduction.html

Sony Music Page: http://www.sonymusic.co.jp/Music/Arch/SR/bumpy/

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One Response to “It’s a bump.y ride”

  1. مجنونةاليابان January 13, 2012 at 1:43 am #

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