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Little Glee Monster (リトル グリー モンスター) is a Japanese female vocal group under Watanabe Entertainment talent agency and belongs to gr8! records label from Sony Music Records.

The group was formed in July 2012, and made their major debut on October 29, 2014, with the release of "Houkago High Five" (放課後ハイファイブ; After School High Five).

Members

  • Karen (古賀かれん; Koga Karen) Pink - leader
  • MAYU (吉田真悠; Yoshida Mayu) Green
  • Serina (長谷川芹奈; Hasegawa Serina) Blue
  • manaka (福本まなか; Fukumoto Manaka) Purple
  • Asahi (小林あさひ; Kobayashi Asahi) Yellow

  • LINA (吉村リナ; Yoshimura Lina) Purple - withdrew on July 2013
  • YUKA (坂本有香; Sakamoto Yuka) Orange - withdrew on October 2013
  • Maju (荒井麻珠; Arai Maju) Red - withdrew on June 30, 2017

  • History

    • On March 27, a group of four under the name of "Strongest Singing Girls (Tentative)" (最強歌少女(仮); Saikyou Uta Shoujo (Kari)) performed at the Next Break vol.8 event in Shibuya Vuenos. Only Asahi and YUKA from the group that day later became members of Little Glee Monster.
    • In July, the "Strongest Singing Girls Audition" (最強歌少女オーディション; Saikyou Uta Shoujo Audition) was held. Five people who had passed the audition namely: Hasegawa Serina, Arai Maju, Yoshida Mayu, Koga Karen, and Yoshimura Lina then joined Asahi and YUKA from "Strongest Singing Girls (Tentative)" and formed "Little Glee Monster".

  • On May 6, Little Glee Monster held their first live performance at Nakameguro LGM Theater.[1] Immediately after the live, an audition to recruit manaka was held.
  • In July, LINA withdrew and left the group with six members remaining.[2]
  • On August 14, manaka joined the group and added the number of members to seven.
  • On August 28, Little Glee Monster was introduced in ZIP! on Nippon Television. It was their first appearance on television as a group.[3]
  • In October, YUKA withdrew and left the group with six members remaining.

  • On March 16, Little Glee Monster released their first mini album Little Glee Monster exclusively for HMV and Loppi.
  • On August 14, Little Glee Monster performed live in Sukkiri!! (スッキリ!!) on Nippon Television. At the program, they also announced their major debut date to be on October 29 of the same year.[4]
  • On October 8, Little Glee Monster began broadcasting their first regular radio program Little Glee's Hamoredio (リトグリのハモれでぃお; Little Glee no Hamoredio) on Tokai Radio Broadcasting.
  • On October 29, Little Glee Monster made their major debut with the release of "Houkago High Five".[5]

  • On June 27, Little Glee Monster performed in TBS Television 60th Anniversary Special Project: ONGAKUNOHI 2015 (TBSテレビ60周年特別企画 音楽の日2015; TBS TV 60-Shuunen Tokubetsu Kikaku Ongaku no Hi 2015) on TBS Television. At the event, they performed a medley of TBS theme songs.
  • On July 24, Little Glee Monster performed for the first time in Music Station on TV Asahi.
  • On August 7-9, Little Glee Monster performed overseas for the first time at J-Pop Summit event held in San Francisco, USA.[6]
  • On September 23, Little Glee Monster released their fourth single "Suki da." (好きだ。; I Like You.). Its title track is the theme song of Omotesando High School Chorus! (表参道高校合唱部!; Omotesando Koukou Gasshou-bu!) drama on TBS Television. The single managed to rank fourth in the Oricon Daily Singles Chart. Its music video on YouTube has been viewed more than 20 million times.

  • On January 6, Little Glee Monster released their first studio album Colorful Monster. The album managed to rank second in the Oricon Daily Albums Chart and rank third in the Billboard Japan Top Albums Sales Chart.
  • On July 10, Little Glee Monster performed in MBS presents My Dreams Come True The Live in Expo Park (MBS presents 私のドリカム THE LIVE in 万博公園; MBS presents Watashi no Dorikamu The Live in Banpaku Kouen) for the second consecutive year.
  • On August 15, Little Glee Monster performed in "Mezamashi Live" (めざましライブ) on Odaiba Everyone's Dream Continent 2016 event organized by Fuji Television. At the event, they also announced to hold a solo concert at Nippon Budokan on January 8, 2017. Furthermore, an official website for the "DREAM20" project was announced. It aims to make 20 dreams come true by 2020.
  • On October 29, Little Glee Monster marks their second anniversary since major debut. On the same day, ticket sales for their Budokan concert were all sold out, according to media coverage. Furthermore, the group also announced to release their second studio album Joyful Monster on January 6 next year.[7][8]

  • On January 8, Little Glee Monster managed to fulfill their long-awaited dream to hold a solo concert at Nippon Budokan. The concert was recorded and broadcast on Wowow Live on January 15 of the same year.
  • On April 16, Maju suspended her activities as a member of Little Glee Monster for an indefinite period.[9]
  • On May 22, Little Glee Monster appeared as a guest star in the Japanese concert of Earth, Wind & Fire at Nippon Budokan.
  • On June 30, Maju officially withdrew due to the termination of her contract and left the group with the remaining five members.[10]
  • On July 12-13, Little Glee Monster performed as the opening act in the Japanese concert of Ariana Grande at Makuhari Messe.
  • On November 16, Little Glee Monster was announced to participate in the "68th NHK Red and White Song Battle" (第68回NHK紅白歌合戦; Dai 68-Kai NHK Kouhaku Uta Gassen). It marked their first appearance at the annual event.[11]
  • On December 28, Little Glee Monster performed at the "Moon Stage" of "Countdown Japan 17/18" rock festival held at Makuhari Messe International Exhibition Center Event Hall. On the same day, they also announced to release their third studio album juice on January 17 next year.
  • On December 31, Little Glee Monster appeared for the first time in the "68th NHK Red and White Song Battle". They performed the songs "Suki da. ~Let's Sing a Dream ver.~" (好きだ。~夢を歌おうver.~; Suki da. ~Yume wo Utaou ver.~) and "Jupiter".

  • In January, Little Glee Monster was announced to be in charge of the image song of the "96th National High School Soccer Tournament".
  • In February and March, Little Glee Monster conducted their first arena tour Little Glee Monster Arena Tour 2018 -juice!!!!!-. It was performed at Yokohama Arena on February 3-4 and at Osaka-Jo Hall on March 24-25 successively.
  • On May 9, Little Glee Monster released the DVD and Blu-ray disc containing video footage from the second day of their arena tour in Yokohama. It managed to top the Oricon Weekly DVD Chart and the Oricon Weekly Music DVD & Blu-ray Chart and is their first time achievement to win the first place.
  • On July 9, Little Glee Monster was chosen as the Japanese ambassador for the American movie Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again to be released in Japan in August of the same year.[12]
  • On July 14-15, Little Glee Monster conducted their first overseas solo concert Little Glee Monster Asia Tour 2018 -juice!!!!!-. It was held in Taiwan on the first day and Hong Kong on the second day successively.[13]
  • In October, the song "Sekai wa Anata ni Waraikakete Iru" (世界はあなたに笑いかけている; The World Is Smiling at You) won the Best Cinematography Award at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards Japan.
  • From September 24 to December 19, Little Glee Monster conducted their concert tour Little Glee Monster Live Tour 2018 ~Calling!!!!!~ with a total of 23 performances.
  • On October 29, Little Glee Monster held a fan club event for the first time to commemorate their fourth anniversary since major debut. It took place at Zepp Tokyo.
  • On November 14, Little Glee Monster released the song "Natsu ni Natte Utae" (夏になって歌え; Sing Out When the Summer Comes) in LP record format.
  • On December 6, Little Glee Monster performed with Ohara Sakurako at EX Theater Roppongi to commemorate the venue's fifth anniversary.
  • On December 31, Little Glee Monster appeared for the second consecutive year in the "69th NHK Red and White Song Battle". They performed the song "Sekai wa Anata ni Waraikakete Iru".

  • On January 16, Little Glee Monster released their fourth studio album FLAVA. The album sold 52,000 copies on its first week and managed to top the Oricon Weekly Albums Chart as of January 28. It was their first album to win the first place.[14]
  • On February 5-6, Little Glee Monster conducted their solo concert at Nippon Budokan for the second time.
  • On March 7, Little Glee Monster performed in Mezamashi TV 25th Anniversary: Mezamashi Live ~ Japan Genki Caravan in Kokugikan 3 Days Special (めざましテレビ25周年記念 めざましライブ~日本お元気キャラバンin国技館3DAYSスペシャル; Mezamashi TV 25-Shuunen Kinen Mezamashi Live ~ Nihon wo Genki Caravan in Kokugikan 3 Days Special) held at Ryogoku Kokugikan in Sumida, Tokyo.
  • On July 24, Little Glee Monster was announced to be in charge of the theme song of the "2019 Rugby World Cup" event in Japan covered on NHK. The song was written by Imai Ryosuke and entitled "ECHO".[15]
  • On October 14, Little Glee Monster was announced to be in charge of writing lyrics for the theme song of the "87th NHK National School Music Contest - Junior High School Division".[16]
  • On October 29, Little Glee Monster released a collaboration song with Earth, Wind & Fire "I Feel The Light" to commemorate their fifth anniversary since major debut. The song was distributed through LINE LIVE.
  • On November 1-3, Little Glee Monster performed at Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Shibuya, Tokyo.[17] It was their last performance from the Little Glee Monster 5th Celebration Tour 2019 ~MONSTER GROOVE PARTY~ concert tour. An additional performance on the first day was decided due to the flood of applicants.[18]
  • On November 1, Little Glee Monster announced to release their fifth anniversary EP "I Feel The Light".
  • On November 3, Little Glee Monster announced to hold their concert tour Little Glee Monster Live Tour 2020 >BRIGHT NEW WORLD<. In addition, the tour aims to achieve a one-man live performance all over Japan.
  • On November 16, the song "ECHO" won the Excellent Work Awards at the 61st Japan Record Awards.[19]
  • On December 31, Little Glee Monster appeared for the third consecutive year in the "70th NHK Red and White Song Battle". They performed the song "ECHO". In addition, the performance of Serina singing enthusiastically to tears has become a hot topic.

  • On January 6, the song "STARTING OVER" was announced to be the theme song of Wasteful Days of High School Girls drama on TV Asahi.[20] It was the second time their song was used as the theme song of a television drama since "Suki da.".
  • From January 9, Little Glee Monster was appointed as the fifth radio personality of Muse Note (ミューズノート) music program on [[wikipedia:NHK FM Broadcast|]]. Two members will appear on a weekly basis but all members was appeared on its first broadcast and thereafter only occasionally.
  • On February 12, Little Glee Monster released their fifth studio album BRIGHT NEW WORLD. The album sold 40,000 copies on its first week and managed to top the Oricon Weekly Albums Chart.[21]
  • On February 21, the song "Ashiato" (足跡; Footprints) was decided to be the theme song of the "87th NHK National School Music Contest - Junior High School Division". However, the competition was canceled due to the influence of the COVID-19 pandemic and the song will be adopted for next year's competition.
  • On March 20, Little Glee Monster performed a special live broadcast on their YouTube channel to commemorate students whose graduation ceremonies were canceled or reduced due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.[22]
  • On June 3, Little Glee Monster announced to postpone all of their tour performances scheduled from March due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The members planned on sharing the same time as much as possible and decided to live stream the Little Glee Monster >BRIGHT NEW WORLD< Special On Demand Live.[23]
  • On September 25-26, Little Glee Monster conducted their only live performance of the year Little Glee Monster Live on 2020 -Ashiato- at Tokyo Garden Theater with a different costumes and set lists for each day.[24]
  • On December 20, Serina announced that she would be temporarily rested due to her poor physical condition.[25]
  • On December 31, Little Glee Monster appeared with its four members in the "71st NHK Red and White Song Battle" for the fourth consecutive years. They performed the song "Ashiato".

  • On January 20, Little Glee Monster released their first best album GRADATI∞N.
  • On January 27-28, Little Glee Monster started their third performance of the Little Glee Monster Arena Tour 2021 "Dearest" concert tour at Nippon Budokan. At first, they planned to hold five performances, but those in Hiroshima and Sendai were canceled due to the state of emergency. In addition, Serina who is currently on break, did not participate in any performances.
  • On February 25, Little Glee Monster made their first talk show appearance in the Sakurai Ariyoshi The Night Party (櫻井・有吉 THE夜会; Sakurai Ariyoshi The Yakai) co-hosted by Sakurai Sho from ARASHI and Ariyoshi Hiroiki on TBS Television.[26]

  • Discography

    Studio albums
    1. [2016.01.06] Colorful Monster
    2. [2017.01.06] Joyful Monster
    3. [2018.01.17] juice
    4. [2019.01.16] FLAVA
    5. [2020.02.12] BRIGHT NEW WORLD
    Mini albums
    1. [2014.03.16] Little Glee Monster
    2. [2019.12.11] I Feel The Light
    Best albums
    1. [2021.01.20] GRADATI∞N

    Singles
    1. [2014.10.29] Houkago High Five (放課後ハイファイブ; After School High Five)
    2. [2015.03.04] Seishun Photograph/Girls be Free! (青春フォトグラフ; Photograph of Youth)
    3. [2015.07.15] Jinsei wa Ichidokiri/Gao Gao All Star (人生は一度きり/ガオガオ・オールスター; Life Is Only Once/Roaring All-Stars)
    4. [2015.09.23] Suki da. (好きだ。; I Like You.)
    5. [2016.05.11] My Best Friend
    6. [2016.08.17] Watashirashiku Ikitemitai/Kimi no You ni Naritai (私らしく生きてみたい/君のようになりたい; I Want to Live Like Myself/I Wan'na Be Like You)
    7. [2016.11.09] Hajimari no Uta (はじまりのうた; A Song of Beginning)
    8. [2017.05.31] Dakara, Hitori Janai (だから、ひとりじゃない; Because You Are Not Alone)
    9. [2017.09.13] Ashita e (明日へ; Towards Tomorrow)
    10. [2017.11.08] OVER/Hikaru Kakera (ヒカルカケラ; The Shining Pieces)
    11. [2018.03.14] Gyutto/CLOSE TO YOU (ギュッと; Tightly)
    12. [2018.08.01] Sekai wa Anata ni Waraikakete Iru (世界はあなたに笑いかけている; The World Is Smiling at You)
    13. [2018.11.14] Natsu ni Natte Utae (夏になって歌え; Sing Out When the Summer Comes)
    14. [2019.05.29] Kimi ni Todoku Made (君に届くまで; Until I Reach to You)
    15. [2019.09.25] ECHO
    16. [2020.09.02] Ashiato (足跡; Footprints)
    17. [2020.12.16] Dear My Friend feat. Pentatonix
    Digital singles

    • [2014.09.24] Nakagawa Shoko - "TOKYO SHOKO☆LAND 2014 ~RPG-Like Unknown Memory~" Shokotan☆Cover Extra Edition Produced by Kohei Tanaka (participated as a chorus)
    • [2014.12.10] Kawabata Kaname - ON THE WAY HOME (#1 "Yasashisa de Afureru You ni with Little Glee Monster")
    • [2015.01.28] miwa - "fighting-φ-girls" (Serina, manaka, Maju, and MAYU participated as a chorus)
    • [2015.02.04] Sakai Yu - Sakai Yu to Issho (#12 "Bara to Rhodes feat. Little Glee Monster")
    • [2015.04.01] Watashi to Drecom 2 -Drecom Wonderland 2015 Kaisai Kinen Best Covers- (#10 "Asa ga Mata Kuru")
    • [2016.09.07] THE PEANUTS -TRIBUTE SONG- ("Furimukanaide" by manaka and Asahi)
    • [2017.04.22] FM802 Spring Campaign "FM802 X TSUTAYA ACCESS!" Campaign Song "STAY TUNE" (participated as the unit "Buzz Connections" with Shimizu Shota, Ohashi Trio, Omori Motoki (Mrs. GREEN APPLE), SKY-HI, Chara, Dream Ami, HIROKI (ORANGE RANGE), and Makihara Noriyuki)
    • [2017.07.07] The Best Covers of Dreams Come True Doriuta Vol.1 (#3 "Ring! Ring! Ring!")
    • [2018.03.21] Elephant Kashimashi Cover Album 3 ~A Tribute to The Elephant Kashimashi~ (#2 "Kanashimi no Hate" by manaka from Little Glee Monster)

    Tie-ins

    • "Houkago High Five" - ending theme of weekend Hips on Tokyo MX, theme song of Sarasara Salad (さらさらサラダ; Smooth Salad) on NHK Nagoya Broadcasting Station.
    • "juice (Diamond"; ダイヤモンド) - theme song of "High School Baseball News 2014" on Television Kanagawa.
    • "Seishun Photograph" - ending theme of First Ear Study with Hayashi-sensei (林先生の初耳学; Hayashi-sensei no Hatsumimigaku) on MBS TV.
    • "Girls be Free!" - theme song of "Kobe Collection 2015 S/S".
    • "Jinsei wa Ichidokiri" - music in advertising of Yoyogi Seminar commercial.[27]
    • "Gao Gao All Star" - ending theme of Pokémon The Series: XY anime adaptation on TV Tokyo, theme song of Pokémon: Pikachu and the Pokémon Music Squad (ピカチュウとポケモンおんがくたい; Pikachu to Pokemon Ongakutai) short film.
    • "Sukida." - theme song of Omotesando High School Chorus! drama on TBS Television.
    • "Kakikake no Mirai" (書きかけの未来; Unfinished Future) - insert song of Woman's Way (オンナミチ; Onna Michi) on NHK BS Premium.
    • "Happy Gate" - music in advertising of Sony Assurance commercial.[28]
    • "My Best Friend" - music in advertising of Round One Corporation commercial.[29], ending theme of First Ear Study to Surprise Hayashi-sensei (林先生が驚く初耳学!; Hayashi-sensei ga Odoroku Hatsumimigaku!) on MBS TV.
    • "Never ending dreamer" - theme song of Everyone's Koshien (みんなの甲子園; Minna no Koushien) on MBS TV.
    • "Kimi no You ni Naritai" - campaign song of The Jungle Book film.[30]
    • "Watashirashiku Ikitemitai" - music in advertising of Round One Corporation commercial.
    • "Summer Days" - music in advertising of Round One Corporation commercial.
    • "Kakageta Sora e" (かかげた空へ; Towards the Hidden Sky) - insert song of the "Morning Glory" (朝顔; Asagao) corner in Everyone's Koshien on MBS TV.
    • "Haru Natsu Aki Fuyu" (春夏秋冬; Spring Summer Autumn Winter) - theme song of Mezamashi Saturday (めざましどようび; Mezamashi Doyoubi) on Fuji Television from October 8, 2016 to March 25, 2017.
    • "Hop Step Jump!" - music in advertising of Round One Corporation commercial.
    • "Magic Snow" - music in advertising of Mitsui Outlet Park commercial.
    • "Dakara, Hitori ja nai" - second ending theme of My Hero Academia anime adaptation, theme song of the "99th National High School Baseball Championship Mie Tournament" covered on Mie Television Broadcasting.
    • "Shiawase no Kakera" (幸せのかけら; The Fragment of Happiness) - theme song of Gretel's Kamado (グレーテルのかまど; Gretel no Kamado) on NHK Educational TV.
    • "Go My Way!" - standard song of the "National Elementary and Junior High School Rhythm Dance Matchmaking Competition 5th National Tournament".
    • "OVER" - second opening theme of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations anime adaptation.
    • "Ashita e" - image song of YELL! 2020! on Fuji Television, theme song of the "Tips and Tricks" (こつこつのコツ; Kotsukotsu no Kotsu) corner in Chichin Puipui (ちちんぷいぷい}} on MBS TV, ending theme of {{Nihongo; Nariyuki Highway Trip|なりゆき街道旅|Nariyuki Kaidou Tabi) on Fuji Television.
    • "COLORS" - theme song of "Girls Tune Fes 2017" by LOWRYS FARM.
    • "Jupiter" - insert song of Rikuoh (陸王) drama adaptation on TBS Television.
    • "juice (Ito"; 糸) - insert song of Rikuoh drama adaptation on TBS Television.
    • "Itsuka Kono Namida ga" (いつかこの涙が; Someday These Tears) - cheering song of the "96th National High School Soccer Championship".
    • "Gift" - campaign song of "Takashimaya Amour du Chocolat 2018".
    • "Love To The World" - music in advertising of TEAM BEYOND commercial.
    • "Gyutto" - ending theme of Principal: Am I a Heroine Who Is In Love? (プリンシパル〜恋する私はヒロインですか?〜; Principal ~Koisuru Watashi wa Heroine desu ka?) film adaptation[31], ending theme of Bowling Revolution P-League (ボウリング革命 P★League) on BS Nippon Television.
    • "Sekai wa Anata ni Waraikakete Iru" - annual image song of Coca-Cola commercial in 2018, ending theme of First Ear Study to Surprise Hayashi-sensei on MBS TV.
    • "MY HOME" - ending theme of Chichin Puipui from August 16, 2018, to October 11, 2019.
    • "CLOSE TO YOU" - music in advertising of Sea Breeze commercial.
    • "Aoi Kaze ni Fukarete" (青い風に吹かれて; Blown in the Blue Breeze) - standard song of "National Elementary and Junior High School Rhythm Dance Matchmaking Competition 6th National Tournament".
    • "Natsu ni Natte Utae" - collaboration song with Maxell Aqua Park Shinagawa for the "Fireworks Aquarium BY NAKED" Dolphin Performance "juice!!!!!" event.
    • "My Brand New Day" - music in advertising of Nihonbashi Takashimaya S.C. commercial.
    • "FLAVA (Happiness"; ハピネス) - campaign song of "Takashimaya Amour du Chocolat 2019".
    • "I BELIEVE" - theme song of the Japan Foundation Asia Center "ASIAN ELEVEN".[32]
    • "Kimi ni Todoku Made" - ending theme of Mix anime adaptation.[33]
    • "Yume ga Hajimaru" (夢がはじまる; A Dream Begins) - image song to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Chukyo TV since its opening.
    • "ECHO" - theme song of the "2019 Rugby World Cup" covered on NHK.
    • "Classic" - music in advertising of Tokyo Metro's "Find my Tokyo. Ogikubo: A City Where A Lot of Harmony Is Born" commercial.
    • "Itoshisa ni Ribbon wo Kakete" (愛しさにリボンをかけて; Put a Ribbon on My Love) - music in advertising of Coca-Cola Ribbon Bottle commercial in 2019.[34]
    • "STARTING OVER" - theme song of Wasteful Days of High School Girls drama adaptation on TV Asahi.[35]
    • "Love Yourself" - theme song of Wowow's "LPGA Women's Golf Tour 2020 Season".[36]
    • "In Your Calling" - music in advertising of Starts Corporation's "Ito Mima, Make My Own Way" commercial.
    • "Ashiato" - theme song of the "87th NHK National School Music Contest - Junior High School Division", the song introduced in the August to September 2020 broadcast of Minna no Uta (みんなのうた; Everyone's Songs) on NHK.
    • "VIVA" - theme song of Wowow's "LPGA Women's Golf Tour 2021 Season".

    Media appearances

    • [2014.10.08-2020.03.29] Little Glee's Hamoredio (リトグリのハモれでぃお; Little Glee no Hamoredio) (Tokai Radio Broadcasting)
    • [2014.10.01-2015.03.18] After School Swag (InterFM)
    • [2015.04.01-2016.03.30] GIRLS♥GIRLS♥GIRLS =FULL BOOST= "I Want to Do a Band" (^ V ^)" (FM Fuji)
    • [2015.06.02-06.30] I Want to Eat Little Glee's Chicken Wings (リトグリの手羽先が食べたい; Little Glee no Debasaki ga Tabetai) (@FM)
    • [2016.01.03] Little Glee Monster -Colorful Radio- (@FM)
    • [2017.05.13] Show-Up Nighter Special: I Love Little Glee Monster's Music (Nippon Broadcasting System)
    • [2017.01.12] @FM SUNDAY SPECIAL Little Glee Monster ~Over/Hikaru Kakera~ (@FM)
    • [2018.02.12] Today Is a Day Full of "Analog Records" (今日は一日"アナログ・レコード"三昧; Kyou wa Ichinichi "Analog Record" Zanmai) (NHK FM Broadcast)
    • [2018.11.07-2018.11.28] SPARK (J-Wave)
    • [2019.03.03] Little Glee Monster and the Music Master (NHK FM Broadcast)
    • [2020.01.09] Little Glee's Muse Note (リトグリのミューズノート; Little Glee no Muse Note) (NHK FM Broadcast)
    • [2020.02.24] Holiday Special Program BRIGHT NEW WORLD (α-STATION)
    • [2020.08.10] Today Is a Day Full of Chorus with Little Glee Monster (今日は一日"Little Glee Monsterと合唱"三昧; Kyou wa Ichinichi "Little Glee Monster to Gasshou" Zanmai) (NHK FM Broadcast)

  • [2015.04.09-present] Chichin Puipui (ちちんぷいぷい) (MBS TV)
  • [2016.05.14-present] Seyanen! (せやねん!) (MBS TV)
  • [2016.06.18-2017.06.24] Maru★Katsu Set Meal (マル★カツ定食; Maru★Katsu Teishoku) (Disney Channel)
  • [2019.10.10-present] YELL! 2020! (TBS Television)
  • [2019.11.05-present] Okaasan to Issho (おかあさんといっしょ; With Mom) (NHK Educational TV)

  • ONGAKUNOHI (TBS)
    • [2015.06.27] TBS Television 60th Anniversary Special Project: ONGAKUNOHI 2015 - TBS Theme Songs Medley
    • [2016.07.16] ONGAKUNOHI 2016 - "Watashirashiku Ikitemitai"/"Kiseki" (from TV Masterpiece Medley)
    • [2017.07.15-16] ONGAKUNOHI 2017 - "Dakara, Hitori ja nai"/"Tegami ~Haikei Juugo no Kimi e~" (from One Step for the Future Medley)
    • [2018.07.14-15] ONGAKUNOHI 2018 - "Jupiter" & "Sekai wa Anata ni Waraikakete Iru"
    • [2019.07.13-14] ONGAKUNOHI 2019 - "Ashita e"/"Progress" (from Cheering Song Covers Medley)/Little Glee Monster A Cappella Cover Medley
    • [2020.07.18] ONGAKUNOHI 2020 - "Sukida." & "ECHO"/"Under the Sea" & "A Whole New World" (from Disney Song Top 10 Cover Relay)/"Hero" (from Gorgeous Artists' Cover Medley)
    FNS Music Fes. Summer (Fuji Television)
    The Japan Record Awards (TBS & TBS Radio)
    • [2018.12.30] 60th - "Sekai wa Anata ni Waraikakete Iru"
    • [2019.12.30] 61st - "ECHO"
    • [2020.12.30] 62nd - "Ashiato"
    SONGS (NHK)
    • [2019.09.14] 508th - "Ashita e", "Shiawase no Kakera", "ECHO"
    • [2020.01.11] 520th - "Ashita e", "Shiawase no Kakera", "ECHO"
    • [2021.02.06] 564th - Little Glee Monster "Trajectory" Medley: "Sekai wa Anata ni Waraikakete Iru", "Sukida.", "Dakara, Hitori ja nai", "OVER", "I Feel The Light", "ECHO"/Little Glee Monster "Bond" Medley: "Ashiato", "VIVA", "Dear My Friend feat. Pentatonix", "Itsuka Kono Namida ga"
    NHK Red and White Song Battle (NHK General & NHK World Premium)
    • [2017] 68th - "Sukida. ~Let's Sing a Dream ver.~"[37]
    • [2018] 69th - "Sekai wa Anata ni Waraikakete Iru"
    • [2019] 70th - "ECHO"
    • [2020] 71st - "Ashiato"

  • [2015.03.19] Last episode of Problematic Restaurant (問題のあるレストラン; Mondai no Aru Restaurant) (Fuji Television) - guest role
  • [2015.08.04-09.22] Woman's Way (オンナミチ; Onna Michi) (NHK BS Premium) - Sugar Girls role

  • [2016.04.08-10] The Best is Not Only One 2016 SAKURA (最高はひとつじゃない 2016 SAKURA; Saikou wa Hitotsu Janai 2016 SAKURA) (Morinomiya Piloti Hall)

  • [2016.02-07] Sony Assurance's "Park Chorus"
  • [2016.04-2017.03] Round One Corporation[38]
  • [2018.07-present] Coca-Cola[39]
  • [2018.07-present] Tokyo Parasports Support Project's "TEAM BEYOND"[40]
  • [2019.07-present] Tokyo Metro's "Find my Tokyo. Ogikubo: A City Where A Lot of Harmony Is Born"

  • Concerts and Tours

    • [2015.03.26-04.19] Little Glee First Live Tour ~High, Peace!! in Higashi-Meihan~
    • [2015.09.05-11.29] Little Glee Monster Live Tour 2015 ~Little Glee, Autumn's Gao with All Japan!!~
    • [2016.03.12-03.27] Little Glee Spring Zepp Tour 2016 ~Colorful Monster~
    • [2016.09.03-09.11] Little Glee Monster presents Gaofes 2016 ~Little Glee Summer Camp~
    • [2016.09.10-10.10] Little Glee Live Tour 2016 ~Little Colorful Monster~
    • [2017.02.10-04.09] Little Glee Live Tour 2017 ~Joyful Monster~
    • [2017.09.02-11.19] Little Glee Live Tour 2017 Autumn: Let's Grooooove!!!!! Monster
    • [2018.02.03-03.25] Little Glee Monster Arena Tour 2018 -juice!!!!!-
    • [2018.07.14-07.15] Little Glee Monster Asia Tour 2018 -juice!!!!!-
    • [2018.09.24-12.19] Little Glee Monster Live Tour 2018 ~Calling!!!!!
    • [2019.08.03–11.03] Little Glee Monster 5th Celebration Tour 2019 ~MONSTER GROOVE PARTY~

    Live concerts
    • [2014.11.24] Let's High Five! ~Those Who Want to Have Fun, Come Join Us!!~
    • [2015.12.13] Little Glee Monster presents Winter Gaofes 2015 ~Welcome a Luxurious Guest, Little Glee Will Deliver a Song Festival This Winter~
    • [2017.01.08] Little Glee Monster Live in Budokan ~A Song of Beginning~
    • [2019.02.05-02.06] Little Glee Monster Live in Budokan 2019 ~Calling Over!!!!!
    Online concerts
    • [2020.09.25–09.26] Little Glee Monster Live on 2020 -Ashiato-
    Concerts featured in
    • [2014.08.03] WAVOC presents Great East Japan Earthquake Volunteer Support A Cappella Concert
    • [2014.08.09] ROCK IN JAPAN FESTIVAL 2014
    • [2014.08.10] Utsunomiya Parco Girls Collection 2014 Vol.1
    • [2014.08.16] Great East Japan Earthquake Reconstruction Charity Jingu Gaien Fireworks Festival
    • [2014.08.17] a-nation island
    • [2014.08.17] SUMMER SONIC 2014
    • [2014.08.20] In Love with Summer 2014 (夏に恋して 2014; Natsu ni Koishite 2014)
    • [2014.08.27] Mini Collection Vol.44 ~ Oni Natsu 2 Days!!
    • [2014.09.10] Bon Voyage
    • [2014.09.21] American Festival
    • [2014.09.28] AOMORI SHOCK ON
    • [2014.10.12] MINAMI WHEEL 2014
    • [2014.10.28] AFTER SCHOOL SWAG vol.2
    • [2014.11.29] Act Against AIDS 2014 Live in Centrair
    • [2015.02.22] Friends of Disney Concert
    • [2015.03.07] Kobe Collection
    • [2015.03.08] KBS Recommendation! (KBSイチオシ!; KBS Ichioshi!)
    • [2015.03.14] R&BEEEEP vol8 Powered by FM802 BEEEEP RADIO!
    • [2015.03.23] Up to you. 2nd
    • [2015.04.05] ZIP SPRING SQUARE Event at Tsuruma Park Lawn Square Special Stage
    • [2015.04.29] Mezamashi Live in Spring Festival 2015
    • [2015.05.02] AFTER SCHOOL SWAG vol.3
    • [2015.05.03] Nippon Broadcasting Radio Park in Hibiya
    • [2015.05.04] bayfm "Kashiwa Takashimaya Station Mall Premium Style" Public Recording
    • [2015.05.10] Sakae Minami Music Festival
    • [2015.06.20] Centrair Port Opening 10th Anniversary Tokai Radio Public Recording "Neneno Oh~! New Comer! ~Early Summer~"
    • [2015.06.21] Tokyo Toy Show 2015
    • [2015.06.28] Next Generation World Hobby Fair '15 Summer
    • [2015.07.12] Miyagi Television Broadcasting 45th "If I Am! MUSIC SQUARE"
    • [2015.07.20] RKB "Momochihama Summer Festa"
    • [2015.07.25] Earthquake Reconstruction Support Event TBC Summer Festival 2015 Kizuna Miyagi~Ichi ni Tsuite
    • [2015.07.26] FM802 "on-air with TACTY IN THE MORNING" Universal Citywalk Osaka BREAK OUT! SUMMER SPECIAL!
    • [2015.07.28] Otodama Again This Year (今年も音霊; Kotoshi mo Otodama)
    • [2015.07.29] Dream Continent Mynavi Stage
    • [2015.08.14-08.30] AEON Mall Tour
    • [2015.08.15] Music Resort Utatane 2015 At Home Hiroshima
    • [2015.08.23] Music Festival Made by Everyone "nana Festival"
    Concerts featured in as support act
    • [2015.03.13] Sakai no Yu Vol.3 "Together with Sakai Yu" Special
    • [2015.07.19] Dreams Come True Fes at Osaka Expo Park!
    • [2015.08.01] WAVOC presents Great East Japan Earthquake Volunteer Support "Gospellers A Cappella Concert"

  • [2014.12.15] Christmas Special Live Performance! @Fukuoka Akasaka Le Angers Church
  • [2015.02.27-04.11] "Seishun Photograph/Girls be Free!" Release Event
  • [2015.04.11] Mini Live & High Five in Hiroshima
  • [2015.05.05-07.18] Little Glee Monster 3rd Single Release Commemoration! Mini Live & Privilege Party
  • [2015.07.20-08.04] Little Glee Monster "Jinsei wa Ichidokiri/Gao Gao All Star" Release Commemoration! Events at Pokemon Center
  • [2015.07.26] 3rd Single Release & Music Station Performance Commemoration! Mini Live & Privilege Party

  • Awards

    Gallery

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    External links

    Little Glee Monster
    Members
    Current members
    Serina | Asahi | MAYU | Karen | manaka
    Former members
    LINA | YUKA | Maju
    Discography
    Studio albums 1. Colorful Monster | 2. Joyful Monster | 3. juice | 4. FLAVA | 5. BRIGHT NEW WORLD
    Best albums GRADATI∞N
    Mini albums 1. Little Glee Monster | 2. I Feel The Light
    Singles 1. Houkago High Five | 2. Seishun Photograph/Girls be Free! | 3. Jinsei wa Ichidokiri/Gao Gao All Star | 4. Suki da. | 5. My Best Friend | 6. Watashirashiku Ikitemitai/Kimi no You ni Naritai | 7. Hajimari no Uta | 8. Dakara, Hitori Janai | 9. Ashita e | 10. OVER/Hikaru Kakera | 11. Gyutto/CLOSE TO YOU | 12. Sekai wa Anata ni Waraikakete Iru | 13. Natsu ni Natte Utae | 14. Kimi ni Todoku Made | 15. ECHO | 16. Ashiato | 17. Dear My Friend feat. Pentatonix
    Digital singles 1. Kakikake no Mirai | 2. Chiisana Koi ga, Owatta | 3. Jupiter | 4. Sekai wa Anata ni Waraikakete Iru -winter ver.- | 5. Kimi to Ireba | 6. REUNION
    Video releases 1. Little Glee Monster Live in Budokan ~Hajimari no Uta~ | 2. Little Glee Monster Arena Tour 2018 - juice !!!!! - at YOKOHAMA ARENA | 3. Little Glee Monster MTV Unplugged | 4. Little Glee Monster Live in BUDOKAN 2019~Calling Over!!!!! | 5. Little Glee Monster 5th Celebration Tour 2019 ~MONSTER GROOVE PARTY~