Why is beautiful gravure idol Yuko Aoki so popular?
For those of you that enjoyed my earlier post about Rui Kiriyama, this next gravure idol will surely get your attention if she is not familiar to you yet. Yuko Aoki is a former supermodel (gravure model) turned musician who became famous for being a cover model in over fifty issues of various magazines all throughout Japan. This includes an appearance in Weekly Playboy’s issue dated March 12, 1996. Note: these photos of Yuko Aoki are from http://m.blog.daum.net/_blog/_m/articleView.do?
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A brief look at the career of Yuko Aoki
Aoki was also a cover girl in many Japanese bikini photo magazines for the decade of the 1990s. In addition to her modeling work, Aoki made an appearance in the advertising campaign of Suntory’s Milpower product. Aoki’s modeling career was very brief as she officially retired in 2000 and decided to focus her efforts on music which was her primary interest. She is now the lead vocalist for the band Icy Blue. On the Universal Japan record label, Aoki released an album called “Blue” in 2003.
Yuko Aoki bikini
In the month of her 21st birthday, Aoki held a healing music concert over at Casals Hall in Japan. The following year, she tried to help the refugees in Kosovo by raising money through her singing career. In 2002, she revealed a chocolate covered statue of the famous David Beckham to generate publicity in Tokyo. Most avid soccer fans know who David Beckham is.
Yuko Aoki hot bikini
Yuko Aoki quick stats
Yuko Aoki stands at five feet and three inches tall and here are some of her other statistics:
- Waist is 58 centimeters
- Bust is 93 centimeters
- Hips are 87 centimeters