Furukawa Airi
古川愛李(ふるかわ あいり)
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Furukawa Airi, Mousa - 2019
Information
Nickname Airin (あいりん?)
Former Stage Name Harukawa Ruka (春川 瑠花?)
Birthdate December 13, 1989 (1989-12-13) (age 30)
Birthplace Aichi, Japan
Bloodtype AB
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius.png Sagittarius
Height 155cm
Professional Information
Genres Idol
Occupation Singer, Idol
Years Active 2009-2015
(6 Years)
Agency Mousa
Group SKE48
Team Former Team KII
Generation SKE48 2nd Generation
Associated Acts SKE48
SNS Blog
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Graduated March, 2015

Furukawa Airi was the leader of SKE48's Team KII.

Catchphrase

三度の飯よりアニメが大好き。 あなたのヒロインになりたいなぁ。あいりんこと古川愛李です
Sando no meshi yori ANIME ga daisuki. Anata no HIROIN ni naritai naa. Airin koto Furukawa Airi desu
(I love anime 3 times more than food. I want to become your heroin. I'm Furukawa Airi, also known as Airin)

Team History

  • 2009.03.29 - Joined SKE48 as a Kenkyuusei
  • 2009.05.25 - Promoted to Team KII (Team KII Formation)
  • 2015.03.31 - Graduated from Team KII (Announcement: February 1, 2015 | Graduation Ceremony: March 30, 2015)

AKB48 Senbatsu Elections

Singles Participation

SKE48 A-Sides

SKE48 B-Sides

AKB48 B-Sides

Albums Participation

SKE48 Albums

AKB48 Albums

Units

Stage Units

KII1 (Aitakatta)
Namida no Shounan
Koi no PLAN
Senaka Kara Dakishimete
Rio no Kakumei
KII2 (Te wo Tsuginagara)
Ame no Pianist
KII3 (Ramune no Nomikata)
Manazashi, Sayonara
KII4 (Theater no Megami)
Arashi no Yoru ni wa
KII3 (Ramune no Nomikata)
Finland Miracle (Revival)

Concert Units

1!2!3!4! YOROSHIKU! Shoubu wa Kore Kara da!

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2012

AKB48 Group Rinji Soukai "Shirokuro tsukeyou janai ka!"

SKE48

AKB48 Request Hour Setlist Best 100 2013

AKB48 2013 Manatsu no Dome Tour ~Mada mada, Yaranakya Ikenai koto ga aru~

Nagoya Dome

SKE48 National Tour

Kobe World Hall
Yokohama Arena

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2013

Unit Matsuri 2014

AKB48 Sister Groups in Saitama Super Arena

SKE48

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2014

Trivia

  • Hobbies: Anime, drawing
  • Favorite animal: Frog
  • Favorite color: Purple
  • Favorite food: Macaroon
  • Specialty: Piano, flute, drawing portraits
  • Future ambition: Anisong (anime song) singer
  • Light Stick Colors: Red, Green
    • She says the red and green colors remind her of Tree Frogs, her favorite type of frog
  • Former member of Art Club
  • Failed SKE48's 1st Generation auditions and 2 Morning Musume auditions, in 2004 and 2005
  • When she was rehearsing for Team KII 1st Stage, her mother helped her practice the choreography for Namida no Shounan in their living room
  • Went to a textile, design, and fashion specialty technical university for two years
  • A huge fan of Gundam
  • Has been cosplaying since middle school
  • Her popularity dramatically increased after the 48-groups members debuted on Google+
    • Regularly posts her anime drawings on Google+. Her signature characters are "Chibi Airin" and "Gugutasu-tan" (Her own character modeled after the Google+ logo).
    • For all SKE48 members' birthdays, Airi drew an anime-style picture of them and posted it on Google+
    • After graduation, she continues to share her drawings on social networks and goes to conventions such as Comiket
    • In 2018, it was announced that her comics will be adapted to anime
  • Airi, along with ex-members Nakanishi Yuka and Hiramatsu Kanako hosted SKE48's program Hapi☆Hori for over 100 episodes and were called "The Hapi☆Hori Trio"
  • Always uses honorifics when addressing older members and senpai, except when talking to Matsui Rena, who forced her to drop the honorifics
  • She has a collection of frog-themed goods
    • During her birthday stage in 2013, she asked the other members if they could guess what her favorite type of frog was. Kato Rumi correctly guessed Tree Frog because she had seen that Airi's locker had a Tree Frog toy on it
  • One of the 50 winners of the Young Jump Gravure Competition
  • Her and Takayanagi Akane are often called "Furuyanagi", and their trio with Yakata Miki is called by Akane "Furuyanagiti"
  • She got married and gave birth to a child in 2017


Gallery

SKE48
Members
Team S Ishiguro Yuzuki | Inoue Ruka | Otani Yuuki | Kamimura Ayuka | Kitagawa Yoshino | Sakamoto Marin | Sugiyama Aika | Tsuzuki Rika | Nakamura Izumi | Nojima Kano | Nomura Miyo | Matsui Jurina | Matsumoto Chikako (Co-Leader) | Yamauchi Suzuran
Team KII Aoki Shiori | Arai Yuki | Ego Yuna | Oshiba Rinka | Ota Ayaka | Oba Mina (Leader) | Kataoka Narumi | Kitano Ruka (Co-Leader) | Shirai Kotono | Souda Sarina | Takayanagi Akane | Takeuchi Saki | Nakano Airi | Hidaka Yuzuki | Furuhata Nao | Mizuno Airi |
Team E Aikawa Honoka | Asai Yuka | Ida Reona | Kamata Natsuki | Kumazaki Haruka | Kurashima Ami | Saito Makiko | Sato Kaho | Shirayuki Kohaku | Suenaga Ouka | Sugawara Maya | Suda Akari (Leader) | Takahata Yuki | Nonogaki Miki | Tani Marika | Nishi Marina | Hirata Shiina | Fukai Negai | Fukushi Nao (Co-Leader)
Kenkyuusei Aoumi Hinano | Akahori Kimie | Arano Himeka | Ikeda Kaede | Ishikawa Kanon | Iriuchijima Sayaka | Ohashi Mako | Okamoto Ayaka | Kawashima Miharu | Shirai Yukino | Suzuki Ena | Suzuki Kokona | Takeuchi Nanami | Tanabe Mizuki | Nakasaka Miyu | Hirano Momona | Fujimoto Fuyuka
Discography
Singles 1. Tsuyokimono yo | 2. Aozora Kataomoi | 3. Gomen ne, SUMMER | 4. 1!2!3!4! YOROSHIKU! | 5. Banzai Venus | 6. Pareo wa Emerald | 7. Okey-Dokey | 8. Kataomoi Finally | 9. Aishiteraburu! | 10. Kiss Datte Hidarikiki | 11. Choco no Dorei | 12. Utsukushii Inazuma | 13. Sansei Kawaii! | 14. Mirai to wa? | 15. Bukiyou Taiyou | 16. 12-gatsu no Kangaroo | 17. Coquettish Juutai Chuu | 18. Maenomeri | 19. Chicken LINE | 20. Kin no Ai, Gin no Ai | 21. Igai ni Mango | 22. Muishiki no Iro | 23. Ikinari Punch Line | 24. Stand by you | 25. FRUSTRATION
Albums 1. Kono Hi no Chime wo Wasurenai | Kakumei no Oka
Stage Albums
Team S 2nd Stage "Te wo Tsunaginagara" | 3rd Stage "Seifuku no Me" | 4th Stage "RESET"
Team KII 1st Stage "Aitakatta" | 2nd Stage "Te wo Tsunaginagara" | 3rd Stage "Ramune no Nomikata" | 4th Stage "Theater no Megami"
Team E 1st Stage "Pajama Drive" | 2nd Stage "Saka Akari" | 3rd Stage Boku no Taiyou | 5th Stage "SKE Festival"
Concerts
DVDs 01 | 02 | 03 | 04 | 05 | 06 | 07 | 08 | 09 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18
Events
Sousenkyo 1st Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 13th Single "Kamisama ni Chikatte Gachi Desu"
2nd Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 17th Single "Kaasan ni Chikatte, Gachi Desu"
3rd Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 22nd Single "Kotoshi mo Gachi Desu"
4th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 27th Single "Fan ga Erabu 64 Giseki"
5th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 32nd Single "Yume wa Hitori ja Mirarenai"
6th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 37th Single "Yume no Genzaichi ~Rival wa Doko da~"
7th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 41st Single
8th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 45th Single
9th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 49 Single
Janken Taikai

1st Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 19th Single
2nd Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 24th Single
3rd Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 29th Single
4th Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 34th Single
5th Senbatsu Janken Taikai - Solo Debut + 38th Single

Group Draft Meeting

AKB48 Group Draft Meeting 2013
AKB48 Group Draft Meeting 2015

Units & Other Groups
Soloists Matsumura Kaori | Matsushita Yui (Former Member)
One-Shot Units NO NAME | Sukeban Girls | ICE from AKB48 | AKBIdoling!!! | Team Z | Team Surprise | Team BS
Sister Groups AKB48 | SDN48 (Disbanded) | NMB48 | HKT48 | NGT48 | STU48 | JKT48 | BNK48 | MNL48 | TPE48 | SNH48
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