Yamada Nana
山田菜々(やまだ なな)
Yamada Nana, 2014
Nickname Nana (なな?)
Nanatan (ななたん?)
Former Stage Name Nakayama Nana (中山菜々?)
Birthdate April 3, 1992 (1992-04-03) (age 28)
Birthplace Osaka, Japan
Bloodtype A
Zodiac Sign Aries Aries
Height 152.6cm
Professional Information
Years Active 2010-2015
(4 Years 6 Months)
Agency Showtitle
group NMB48
Team Former Team M
Generation NMB48 1st Generation
Associated Acts NMB48
SNS Official Site
Instagram @tannana.yamada
12px-Twitter_bird_logo_2012.svg.jpg @yamada7dayo
TikTokLogo @yamadanana0403
Graduated April, 2015
Yamada Nana was the captain of NMB48's Team M.


事件だよ!(ナナナ ナナ ナーナー) みんなのハートを逮捕しちゃうぞっ! (ふぅー)
Jiken da yo! (NANANA NANA NAANAA) Minna no HAATO wo taiho shichau zo! (Fuu)
(There’s been a crime! Nanana nana Naa Naa! I’ll capture everyone’s heart!)

Team History

AKB48 Senbatsu Elections

Singles Participation

NMB48 A-Sides

NMB48 B-Sides

SKE48 A-Sides

SKE48 B-Sides

AKB48 A-Sides

AKB48 B-Sides

Albums Participation

NMB48 Albums

AKB48 Albums


Stage Units

RS1 (Dareka no Tame ni)
Seifuku ga Jama wo Suru
N1 (Dareka no Tame ni)
Seifuku ga Jama wo Suru
N2 (Seishun Girls)
Kinjirareta Futari
Fushidara na Natsu
M1 (Idol no Yoake)
Kuchi Utsushi no Chocolate
KII3 (Ramune no Nomikata)
Manazashi, Sayonara (Revival)
Kokoro no Hashi no Sofa

Concert Units

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2011

Osaka Juuban Shoubu

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2012

NMB48 Western Japan Tour 2013 12/31

NMB48 Request Hour Best 30 2013

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

Osaka Dome

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2013

Unit Matsuri 2014

AKB48 Sister Groups in Saitama Super Arena


NMB48 National Tour

Sendai Sunplaza (Sendai)
Sonic City Big Hall (Omiya)

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2014

Solo Songs

Media Appearances


Variety Shows


  • Hobbies: Sword fighting
  • Favorite character: Hello Kitty
  • Favorite foods: Curry udon, her family's nabe recipe
  • Likes: Volleyball
  • Special skills: Being able to sleep anywhere
  • Good friends with: Fukumoto Aina
  • Future ambition: Multi-talent, building a house
  • Former member of Cooking Club and Driving Club
  • From 2008-2009, she was a member of SI☆NA, a Hello! Project group, but graduated to focus on her studies
  • Her real name is Nakayama Nana (中山菜々), and she used this name when she was part of SI☆NA
  • Her younger brother, Nakayama Yuma, is part of Johnny's Entertainment
  • Her younger sister, Yamada Suzu, is now an NMB48 member
  • She often called "babaa" (granny) and other members make many jokes about her age
    • She was the oldest member of NMB48 until Umeda Ayaka was transferred to the group in 2014
  • Her last show as a Team N member was on May 20, 2013. After that, she was transferred to Team M
  • Has a semi-truck driving license. Claims that if she had not joined NMB48, she would be a truck driver
  • She was the first member to announce graduation while holding a concurrent position



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