Umeda Ayaka
Umeda Ayaka, 2015
Nickname Umechan (梅ちゃん?)
Cura (キュラ?)
Birthdate January 3, 1989 (1989-01-03) (age 31)
Birthplace Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
Bloodtype A
Zodiac Sign Capricorn Capricorn
Height 151.5cm
B-W-H 78-59-82cm
Professional Information
Genres J-Pop
Occupation Singer, Idol, Actress
Years Active 2004-present
(15 years; 14 in AKB48)
Agency Flave Entertainment
group NMB48
Team Team BII (Co-Captain)
Generation 2nd Generation AKB48
Associated Acts AKB48, SKE48, NMB48, HKT48
Sub-Units DiVA
SNS Dance Studio Umeda (Ameba)
梅田彩佳 公式ブログ (GREE)
Google+ +梅田彩佳
Twitter 12px-Twitter_bird_logo_2012.svg.jpg @AyakaUmeda
Graduated March, 2016

Umeda Ayaka was the Co-Captain of NMB48's Team BII also formerly the Captain of AKB48's Team B.

Team History

AKB48 Events

  • 1st Senbatsu Election - Not Ranked
  • 2nd Senbatsu Election - #32
  • 3rd Senbatsu Election - #22
  • 4th Senbatsu Election - #16
  • 5th Senbatsu Election - #19

Singles Participation

Albums Participation


  • Hobbies: Dancing, muscle training
  • Special Skills: Standing on a balance ball
  • Favorite Foods: Chocolate, Salmon roe, Motsunabe
  • Ambition: Multi-talent
  • Participated and passed the first round of the Morning Musume: Morning Musume Lucky 7 Audition.
  • Member of Light Music Club
  • She is known for her outstanding dancing skill, which she learned by herself
  • Broke her leg bone in 2006, after her stage debut (Shonichi), and forced to leave the stage for 1 year and 5 months.
  • Her first love was for a basketball staff member when she was 13 years old
  • Her oshimen is Kasai Tomomi
  • Has a "boyish" fashion sense
  • Left-handed
  • Has a younger sister
  • Former member of DiVA
  • Winner of the 2014 "The Wiz" Audition with Tano Yuka

Stage Units

Team K 1st Stage

Team K 2nd Stage

Team K 3rd Stage

Team K 4th Stage

Team K 5th Stage

Team K 6th Stage

Team B Waiting Stage

Team BII 3rd Stage

Concert Units

AKB48 First Concert "Aitakatta ~Hashira wa Naize!~"

Live DVD wa Derudaroukedo, Yappari Iki ni Kagiruze! AKB48 Natsu Matsuri

AKB48 Masaka, Kono Concert no Ongen wa Ryuushutsushinai yo ne?

Nenwasure Kanshasai Shuffle Sumaze, AKB! SKE mo Yoroshiku ne

AKB104 Senbatsu Members Sokaku Matsuri

Yokohama Arena 2010 'AKB48 Manseki Matsuri Kibou Sanpi Ryouron'


AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2011

AKB48 in TOKYO DOME ~1830m no Yume~

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2012

AKB48 Group Rinji Soukai "Shirokuro tsukeyou janai ka!"

AKB48 Super Festival at Nissan Stadium

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

Fukuoka Dome

Sapporo Dome

Osaka Dome

Tokyo Dome

AKB48 8th Anniversary

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2013

AKB48 Request Hour Setlist Best 200 2014

Unit Matsuri 2014

AKB48 National Olympic Stadium Concert

NMB48 National Tour

HGB Hall (Hiroshima)

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2014

Team K 2nd Generation 10th Anniversary Celebration Special Performance

Media Appearances

External Links



Umeda Family Tree


Honorary Titles

Honorary Titles

Preceded by
Kashiwagi Yuki

Captain of Team B
November 1, 2012 - February 24, 2014

Succeeded by
Kuramochi Asuka

Preceded by

Co-Captain of Team BII
February 24, 2014 - Present

Succeeded by

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