Yamaguchi Maho
山口真帆(やまぐち まほ)
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Yamaguchi Maho, Ken-On Group 2020
Nickname Mahohon (まほほん?)
Birthdate September 17, 1995 (1995-09-17) (age 25)
Birthplace Aomori, Japan
Bloodtype O
Zodiac Sign Virgo.png Virgo
Height 161cm
Professional Information
Genres J-Pop
Occupation Singer, Idol
Years Active 2015-2019
(4 Years)
Agency Ken-On Group
Group NGT48
Team Former NGT48 1st Generation
Generation 1st Generation NGT48
Associated Acts NGT48
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Yamaguchi Maho was a member of NGT48 1st Generation.

Team History

AKB48 Senbatsu Elections

Singles Participation

NGT48 A-Sides

NGT48 B-Sides

AKB48 B-Sides


Stage Units

NIII1 (PARTY ga Hajimeru yo)
NIII2 (Pajama Drive)
Temodemo no Namida (Duet with Kato Minami) (1st Unit)
Junjou Shugi (2nd Unit)
NIII3 (Hokori no Oka)
Inori wa Donna Mirai mo Shiawase ni Kaeru (WCenter with Kitahara Rie)
G1 (Saka Agari)


Media Appearances

Variety Shows


  • Panda Judges the World (白でも黒でもない世界で、パンダは笑う) (2020)


  • Weaknesses: Everything
  • Hobbies: Collecting pictures of beautiful girls, Checking out consumer electronics
  • Special skill: Reciting the number PI up until 100 digits
  • Charm point: Bluey-white skin
  • Favorite food: Water, Salt
  • Favorite words: "I'm sorry."
  • One-line message: "I always do my best to go higher, so please push me forward."
  • Her parents were against initially her joining anything entertainment industry related, but in the end gave her the permission to audition for NGT48
  • In the year before she auditioned she was invited by her friends to watch the DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 The Time Has Come and got addicted to the group in the wake of that
  • Has a driving license
  • Lived in Niigata until she was 3 years old
  • Dreams of NGT48 becoming as big or bigger than AKB48 itself
  • The member she looks up to the most is Watanabe Mayu, Kojima Haruna, and Shiraishi Mai
  • Is close to Sugahara Riko
  • Team G's oldest member.
  • in December 2018 Yamaguchi took a hiatus from SN
  • On January 9, 2019 NHK News reported that two men were arrested for allegedly assaulting Yamaguchi Maho outside her own home in Niigata on December 8, but were later released without charges. According to NHK, the two suspects grabbed Yamaguchi's face as she was entering her home.
    • This was confirmed by Maho on her SHOWROOM show, telling her fans all the group members' personal data were leaked. She confirmed the assault and that she feared for her life during the assault.
    • She posted more details about the story on her Twitter account, asking for clearance on the matter.
    • On January 12th, Maho apologised to fans during a stage performance for putting the group in a bad spot light and for causing the fans to worry. Due to this behaviour, many other members (such as Kitahara Rie, Sashihara Rino and Yokoyama Yui) spoke up and the news were also released in western media, such as TIME and Daily Mail.


1st Generation

Ogino Yuka | Oguma Tsugumi | Kado Yuria | Kusakabe Aina | Seiji Reina | Tano Ayaka | Nakai Rika | Nakamura Ayuka | Nara Miharu | Nishigata Marina | Nishimura Nanako | Homma Hinata | Yamada Noe


Ando Chikana | Otsuka Nanami | Ogoe Haruka | Kato Minami | Kawagoe Saaya | Komiyama Sara | Sato Kairi | Sogabe Yume | Tsushima Yunako | Terada Hina | Fujisaki Miyu | Tominaga Yu | Furusawa Mana | Furutate Aoi | Mashimo Kaho | Mimura Hino | Morohashi Hinata

Singles 1. Seishun Dokei | 2. Sekai wa Doko Made Aozora na no ka? | 3. Haru wa Doko kara kuru no ka?
Sousenkyo 4th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 27th Single "Fan ga Erabu 64 Giseki"
5th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 32nd Single "Yume wa Hitori ja Mirarenai"
6th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 37th Single "Yume no Genzaichi ~Rival wa Doko da~"
7th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 41st Single
8th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 45th Single
9th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 49 Single
Janken Taikai

3rd Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 29th Single
4th Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 34th Single
5th Senbatsu Janken Taikai - Solo Debut + 38th Single

Group Draft Meeting

AKB48 Group Draft Meeting 2013
AKB48 Group Draft Meeting 2015

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