Natsuki Sato is a former member of the famous girl group AKB48 who is now working as a nail artist. She was previously managed by the talent agency called Watanabe Entertainment and she was a second generation member of AKB48. For those of you that enjoyed my post about Yuika Hotta, you will enjoy this biography as well. Natsuki Sato is a former Japanese idol and singer. She was doing the same kind of work as Mariya Nagao. Although Natsuki Sato is very cute, she is not as beautiful as Sayaka Yamamoto however. But I still like her!
Profile of Natsuki Sato
- Her birth date is July 1, 1990.
- Her city of birth is Saitama.
- Her blood type is B.
- Her height is listed at 164 centimeters.
- She enjoys spending time with games and cute things.
Natsuki Sato: early AKB48 Career
Natsuki Sato began her career in the entertainment industry in early 2006 when she passed the audition and joined AKB48. At the time, Atsuko Maeda and Minami Takahashi had just started their careers and AKB48 was in its early stages as a group. At one time, she was also a sub-leader of the Art Club which is a group of girls that have gotten together to learn how to draw. Natsuki was also a member of the Driving Club. Natsuki can speak Korean and she enjoys listening to Korean pop music. She has also spent time in the AKB48 sub-unit called Ice from AKB48 which also has had members such as Erena Ono, Yuko Oshima, Tomomi Kasai and Yuu Imai. This unit recorded a theme song called “Aisareru to iu Koto for ICE” and it was part of the anime called ICE. Oshima would join AKB48 in April 2006 and would graduate from the group in June 2014.
Natsuki Sato: Comedy Work, Quiz Show and Education
In 2007 and 2008, Sato was part of the comedic duo called Nacchinon with Kayo Noro. They are often working as MC’s (masters of ceremony) at some AKB48 concerts. There have also been three times where Sato has been invited to take part in the quiz show called Q-Sama!! She was partnered with Sakiko Matsui who at the time was the only other AKB48 member to have been enrolled at a college or university. Sato and Matsui are the only members in AKB48’s history to have ever been on the quiz show. On December 20, 2008, Sato herself was accepted to the very famous Waseda University! Natsuki Sato would announce her graduation from AKB48 in November 2012 to continue her education. She joins Mika Komori and Rina Nakanishi and Asuka Kuramochi as other AKB48 members that have left the entertainment industry. After leaving AKB48, Sato then opened up her own nail salon called “Cee My Nail.”
When she was in AKB48, Natsuki Sato was never ranked in any of the group’s first 4 Senbatsu Elections. In 2010, she got what is a big modeling break. She appeared in a special issue of Young Gangan Magazine as a lingerie model! Joining her in that photo shoot were:
Asuka Kuramochi AND
During her career in AKB48, Sato sang on the following singles:
- Keietsu Shiteita Aijou
- Ponytail to Shushu
- Chance No Junban
- Everyday, Katyusha
- Kaze wa Fuiteiru
- Ue Kara Mariko
- GIVE ME FIVE!
- Manatsu no Sounds Good!
- Gingham Check
- Eien Pressure
- Labrador Retriever