In 2011, she participated in “EXILE Presents VOCAL BATTLE AUDITION 3 ~ For Girls ~”sponsored by LDH Inc… Among about 30,000 applicants, she was chosen from the finalists of the vocal department, and attracted much attention at once. In 2012, she wins in “KING RECORDS Presents Dream Vocal Audition” among about 10,000 applicants. She wins the grand prize “Dream Vocalist loved by ViVi” and grasps the ticket of the major debut. With her inborn voice quality of super presence and excellent vocalist’s power of expression, she is praised high in all respects. In “TOKYO GIRLS COLLECTION 2012A/W THE BEST VOCAL AUDITION”,
She was chosen to be the most attracting female singer of next generation from the winners of female singers in many auditions during that year.
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