January 1, 2011


On January, 2nd 2015, a new Hello! Project (project which includes many famous idol groups) unit with 8 members has been created, Kobushi Factory (Magnolia Factory). Concerning the name Kobushi Factory, the Japanese tree “Kobushi” (magnolia kobus) is the first of the other trees to have white blossom and announces the coming of the spring. Adding to the refinement of the kobushi’s flowers, the origin of the name “Kobushi” is “Nigirikobishi”... Read More