Okabe Rin
2019 AKB48 Okabe Rin
Okabe Rin, 2019
Nickname Orin (おりん?)
Rinchan (りんちゃん?)
Rinrin (りんりん?)
Birthdate November 7, 1996 (1996-11-07) (age 23)
Birthplace Ibaraki, Japan
Zodiac Sign Scorpio Scorpio
Professional Information
Genres J-Pop
Occupation Singer, Idol
Years Active 2014-present
(6 years)
Agency Toyota/AKS
group AKB48
Team Team 8/Team A
Generation Toyota Team 8
Associated Acts AKB48
SNS 7gogo
Instagram @beristagram_1107
12px-Twitter_bird_logo_2012.svg.jpg @Berin_official
Showroom Icon SHOWROOM

Name Spelling
Birth Name
Kanji 岡部麟
Hiragana おかべ
Katakana オカベ
Romaji Okabe Rin
"Oo! Kabe!? Rin Rin Ri~n ♪ moshimo~shi, Ibaraki-ken kimashita 'Rinrin' koto Okabe Rin de~su."
―Okabe Rin's catchphrase(src)

Okabe Rin (岡部麟?) is a member of AKB48's Team 8 representing Ibaraki Prefecture and the captain of AKB48's Team A.

Team History

AKB48 Senbatsu Elections

Singles Participation

AKB48 A-Sides

AKB48 B-Sides

Albums Participation

AKB48 Albums


Stage Units

81 (PARTY ga Hajimaru yo)
Anata to Christmas Eve
SS5 (Koukando Bakuage)
SS6 (Minerva yo, Kaze wo Okosen)
Oshibe to Meshibe to Yoru no Chouchou

Concert Units

AKB48 9th Anniversary

Team 8 National Tour 〜47 no Suteki na Machi e〜




AKB48 Team 8 Senbatsu Concert ~Bokutachi wa Nekkyou Suru~

Media Appearances

Variety Shows


  • Team 8 Performances: Kumamoto, Sapporo, Fukushima, Gunma, Aichi, Niigata
  • Hobbies: Listening to music, taking walks, drawing
  • Charm point: Dimples on right cheek
  • Favourite seniors: Kojima Haruna, Umeda Ayaka
  • Special skills: Dance
  • She designed the logo for the Team 8 National Tour and the Team 8 1st Anniversary t-shirt, and also Team 8's mascot (Eight-kun)
  • In an interview, it was observed that she sound like Maeda Atsuko.[1]
  • Her catchphrase was given to her by the staff.[2] The mobile post name "Oh!Wall!!" is the English translation of the catchphrase's beginning "Oo! Kabe!" (おー!壁!?).
  • One of the 15 selected Team 8 members that performed "Koi Suru Juuden Prius" with Sashihara Rino on AKBINGO! on June, 2014
  • One of the 16 selected Team 8 members that performed a medley on AKB48 SHOW! on October 11 and 25, 2014.
  • One of the 12 selected Team 8 members that performed on Cool Japan Festival at Manila, Philippines on November 7 and 8, 2015.
  • One of the 12 selected Team 8 members that performed on Philippines-Japan Friendship Celebration at Manila, Philippines on December 4, 2016.
  • Learn jazz ballet from 3rd grade of elementary school


  1. 2014.06.16. Oricon News Official Interview with Team 8 and Sashihara Rino
  2. 2014.09.17 - Oh!Wall!! - AKB48 Mobile.[ Archived Screencapped Image ]


AKB48 Official Website
Team 8 Official Website
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