Ota Nao
2018 AKB48 Ota Nao
Ota Nao, 2018
Nickname Nao (なお?)
Oonao (おおなお?)
Birthdate December 5, 1994 (1994-12-05) (age 25)
Birthplace Kyoto, Japan
Bloodtype AB
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius Sagittarius
Professional Information
Genres J-Pop
Occupation Singer, Idol
Years Active 2014-present
(5 years)
Agency Toyota/AKS
Group AKB48
Team Team 8/Team B
Generation Toyota Team 8
Associated Acts AKB48
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Instagram @tanao_official
Showroom Icon SHOWROOM
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Name Spelling
Birth Name
Kanji 太田奈緒
Hiragana おおた なお
Katakana オオタ ナオ
Romaji Ota Nao

Ota Nao (太田奈緒?) is a member of AKB48's Team 8 (representing Kyoto Prefecture) and Team B. She announced her graduation on November 6, 2019. Her final handshake event will be on November 23, 2019 and her final theater performance will be on December 20, 2019.

Team History

AKB48 Senbatsu Elections

Singles Participation

AKB48 B-Sides

Albums Participation

AKB48 Albums

Albums Participation

AKB48 Albums


Stage Units

81 (PARTY ga Hajimaru yo)
Skirt, Hirari

Concert Units

AKB48 Group Tokyo Dome Concert 〜Suru na yo? Suru na yo? Zettai Sotsugyou Happyou Suru na yo?〜

AKB48 9th Anniversary

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




Kojimatsuri ~Kojima Haruna Kanshasa~

AKB48 Team 8 Senbatsu Concert ~Bokutachi wa Nekkyou Suru~

AKB48 Tandoku Concert ~Jabajatte Nani?~

Media Appearances

Variety Shows


  • Team 8 Performances: Tokushima, Nagano, Okinawa, Hyogo
  • Favourite Senior: Takahashi Minami
  • Hobbies: Singing while playing the piano, watching Crayon Shin-chan, watching comedy
  • Special Skill: Cooking
  • Her hobbies are playing the piano, singing, and watching comedy shows.[1]
  • She is the oldest member of Team 8, being considered the team's unofficial captain
  • In 2012, she competed in The 37th HoriPro Talent Contest (第37回ホリプロタレントスカウトキャラバン), and was among the Top 10 out of 29,521 contestants.
  • One of the 15 selected Team 8 members that performed "Koi Suru Juuden Prius" with Sashihara Rino on AKBINGO! in June 2014.
  • Selected as KBS Kyoto's ambassador of 98th Senior High School's Baseball Tournament.
  • One of the 16 selected Team 8 members that performed "47 no Suteki na Machi e" on AKBINGO! on July, 2014
  • One of the 16 selected Team 8 members that performed "10nen Zakura" on the 1st day of the AKB48 Group Tokyo Dome Concert. The members were selected through a special audition on Nemousu TV Season 16.
  • 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.
  • Loves eating
  • Her dream is to be an actress
  • Took Team 8 auditions under the encouragement of her father



AKB48 Official Website
Team 8 Official Website

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