Emika Kamieda Pop Music Singer of the Group Nmb48
A first look at Emika Kamieda of NMB48
Who is Emika Kamieda?
Emika Kamieda is a Japanese pop music singer and she is also the captain of the musical group NMB48. She is a captain of Team B2. Second in command of this team was Ayaka Umeda who used to be a member of AKB48 before she transferred to this group. As of 2016, the sub-captain for Team B2 is Anna Ijiri.
A Few Other Interesting Facts About Emika Kamieda
Emika made her debut with NMB48 in February 2012 as a member of their 3rd generation. Emika was born on July 13, 1994 in Osaka, Japan. She joins Mayu Watanabe as another notable member of either AKB48 or its “sister” musical groups to be born in that year. Emika is in the same team of NMB48 as the cute Nagisa Shibuya.
Emika Kamieda with Sayaka Yamamoto
Emika Kamieda's Career As of This First Writing
Emika goes by the nickname of Emichi. In her career, she has appeared in eight of NMB48’s singles and their B-sides tracks. Some of them are Nagiichi, Virginity, Kitagawa Kenji, Bokura no Eureka, Kamonegikkusu, and the single Don’t Look Back! Emika Kamieda has not been ranked during any of the group’s last three Senbatsu Elections. These elections are held to determine which member will be the center for the singles and which members can participate in the singles. These elections are held each year and the results are determined by the vote of the fans. Emika Kamieda is one of NMB48’s newest members and she may become more popular in the future. Especially with the sudden announcement of Rina Kawaei’s graduation plans, Emika has the chance to solidify her status in NMB48.
Emika Kamieda With Rina Hirata and Mina Oba
Interesting Facts About Emika Kamieda
- Her hobbies include reading, horse racing, and watching movies.
- She is skilled at horseback riding, the English language, and beat boxing.
- Her favorite foods are macaroons and cheese.
- Her future ambition is to become an actress.
- She regularly practices equestrian.
- She was taking English and Spanish classes at the university. In fact there was a time period where she took a break from activities in NMB48. This was from April 13, 2015 through September 29, 2015 in order to study abroad in Australia and Spain. She then graduated from NMB48 on July 2, 2017 because of this extensive period spent abroad.
- Emika is now living in Barcelona, Spain and can speak Spanish.
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