Tani Yuri
谷優里(たに ゆうり)
2017 Team8 Tani Yuri
Tani Yuri, 2017
Nickname Yuuri (ゆぅりぃ?)
Chantaani (ちゃんたーに?)
Birthdate July 19, 1999 (1999-07-19) (age 21)
Birthplace Hiroshima, Japan
Bloodtype AB
Zodiac Sign Cancer Cancer
Height 152cm
Professional Information
Years Active 2014-2017
(3 Years 2 Months)
Agency **
Group AKB48
Team Former Team 8
Generation Team 8
(April, 2014)
Associated Acts AKB48
SNS Showroom Icon SHOWROOM
Graduated June, 2017
Tani Yuri was a member of AKB48's Team 8.


広島県から来ました。大好物は?(カキともみじ饅頭) 中学3年生21歳の谷優里です
Hiroshima-ken kara kimashita. Dai koubutsu wa? (Kaki to momiji manjuu) Chuugaku 3-nensei 21-sai no Tani Yuri desu
(I came from Hiroshima prefecture. What are our specialities? (Oyster and momiji manjuu) I'm in 3rd year of middle school, 21 years old, Tani Yuri)

Team History

  • 2014.04.03 - Joined AKB48 as a Team 8 member
  • 2017.06.24 - Graduated from AKB48's Team 8 (Announcement: May 5, 2017 | Graduation Ceremony: May 28, 2017)

AKB48 Senbatsu Election

Singles Participation

AKB48 B-Sides

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?〜

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


Media Appearances

Variety Shows

  • Mirai ☆ Monster (ミライ☆モンスター) (2014)
  • AKBINGO! (2014)


  • Team 8 Performances: Tokushima, Hiroshima, Fukushima, Miyagi
    • Did the initial pitch at the match during the Hiroshima baseball stadium performance
  • Hobbies: Playing with cats
  • Favorite artist: Girls' Generation
  • Favorite food: Spicy foods, sweets
  • Disliked food: Leek
  • Favorite senior: Kojima Haruna
  • Favorite song: Shoujotachi yo
  • Charm point: Puffy cheeks
  • Special skills: Dance
  • Was a top student at the Actor's School Hiroshima (ASH) talent school, where she also performed in live shows
    • Artists such as Perfume and Su-metal from Babymetal as well as Nakamoto Himeka attended this school in the past
  • Likes dogs and cats
  • Got the nickname Punikko in school thanks to her puffy (punipuni) cheeks
  • Compares herself to a cat, but her friends say that she is more like a rabbit
  • Says she would be able to live off of only jagariko andu don for a month
  • Would like to travel to Paris and South Korea
  • 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 12 selected Team 8 members that performed on Cool Japan Festival at Manila, Philippines on November 7 and 8, 2015
  • Rears a cat called "Koko"


AKB48 Website
Team 8 Website

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