Sato Akari
2018 AKB48 Sato Akari
Sato Akari, 2018
Nickname Akarii (あかりぃ?)[1]
Birthdate November 9, 1996 (1996-11-09) (age 23)
Birthplace Miyagi, Japan
Bloodtype A
Zodiac Sign Scorpio Scorpio
Height 170cm
Professional Information
Genres J-Pop
Occupation Singer, Idol
Years Active 2014-present
(6 years)
Agency Toyota/AKS
group AKB48
Team Team 8/Team B
Generation Toyota Team 8
Associated Acts AKB48
SNS 20px-755_logo.png 佐藤朱のトーク
Instagram @akari_miyagi
Showroom Icon SHOWROOM
12px-Twitter_bird_logo_2012.svg.jpg @AKARI_SATO_1109

Name Spelling
Birth Name
Kanji 佐藤朱
Hiragana さとう しゅ
Katakana サトウ シュ
Romaji Sato Akari
"Miyagi-ken kara kimashita, Sato Akari 23-sai desu. Kyou mo 48 guruupu ichi no tenisu shoujo ga min'na no haato ni (sumasshu! ) Shimasu."
―Sato Akari(src)

Sato Akari (佐藤朱?) is a member of AKB48's Team 8 (representing Miyagi Prefecture) and Team B.

Team History

AKB48 Senbatsu Elections

Singles Participation

AKB48 B-Sides

Albums Participation

AKB48 Albums


Stage Units

81 (PARTY ga Hajimaru yo)

Concert Units

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



AKB48 Tandoku Concert ~Jabajatte Nani?~

Media Appearances

Variety Shows


  • Team 8 Performances: Shizuoka, Sapporo, Miyagi
  • Favorite song: Ue Kara Mariko
  • Charm Point: Nose
  • Favourite senior: Shinoda Mariko
  • Hobbies: Tennis
  • Special skills: Tennis, smile
  • Favourite subject: Science
  • Favourite food: Florentine biscuit
  • Plays tennis at a high level and wants to become AKB's no.1 tennis girl. She could not attend the AKB48 37th Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo because of an important tennis game.
  • A place you'd like to go when you're allowed to drive: A beautiful place like Matsushima's coastlands
  • Message to the fans: I am inexperienced at singing and dancing, but in order to deliver energy and hope to many people, I will put my best effort in anything I can do! I would be happy if I also could talk about tennis. I'm in your care!
  • One of the 6 winners for the Line Stamp contest, after winning the "athletic" test
  • Tallest among all Team 8 members
  • Her name almost sounds the same as SATOYAMA movement's unit Sato no Akari (さとのあかり?).
  • Was the last Team 8 member to have a registered nickname.[1]
  • Shares the same kanji name as seiyuu Sato Akemi (佐藤朱?).


  1. 1.0 1.1 2014.09.19 - ニックネーム問題 - AKB48 Mobile


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Team 8 Official Website

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