Amuse through Amuse Mobile released an interview with Sakura Gakuin 2016 Nendo students Tsugumi Aritomo, Yuzumi Shintani and Momoe Mori who joined the group on May 6 of 2016. The girls introduce themselves, talk about their dreams, role models and more! Interview translated below.
Sakura Gakuin 2016 Tsugumi, Yuzumi & Momoe introductory interview
Please introduce yourselves to the readers.
Tsugumi: "I'm Aritomo Tsugumi, and I transferred into Elementary grade 6"
Yuzumi: "I'm Shintani Yuzumi, and I transferred into Jr High grade 1. Nice to meet you."
Momoe: "I'm Mori Momoe and I transferred into Elementary grade 6. Nice to meet you."
Please tell us how you felt when you found out you were selected to enter Sakura Gakuin.
Tsugumi: "Surprised! WHAT! AWESOME!"
Yuzumi: "I was happy and couldn't believe it!! Even now I sometimes think "Wow I'm in Sakura Gakuin" (Laughs). I want to do my best!"
Momoe: "I thought "What?! Momoe?!". I was soooo happy."
What are you into now?
Tsugumi: "Yoshimoto Shinkigeki!"
What is something you think "I won't lose!" to the other members?
Tsugumi: "Tender body, good sleeping"
Yuzumi: "Maybe speaking well."
Momoe: "Loving BABYMETAL."
What is your favorite song in Sakura Gakuin and why?
Tsugumi: "'Otomegokoro' because the song and the choreo is cool."
Yuzumi: "'Otomegokoro'. It's cool and I like the snappiness of the choreo."
Momoe: "'Sleep Wonder' I find the drama-like part really interesting."
Is there some kind of clothing you want to wear?
Tsugumi: "Old shool uniforms."
Yuzumi: "Japanese clothes (Kimono)"
Momoe: "I want to try out non-uniform clothes, like in 'Hikari no Tenshi'."
Do you have any role models? If so why them?
Tsugumi: "Audrey Kasuga-san. Because even when he makes a mistake, he stays calm"
Yuzumi: "Ayaka Miyoshi-san. She's good at both modeling and acting. She's so cool."
Momoe: "BABYMETAL!! They're so cool and cute, and they're good at dancing."
What are your dreams and goals for the future?
Tsugumi: "I want to become someone who's able to tie people's hearts together even without them understanding my language."
Yuzumi: "I want to be a Super-Actress who can do anything."
Momoe: "I want to be a model and actress."
What do you want to achieve in this nendo?
Tsugumi: "I would like to appear on Yoshimoto Shinkigeki. I also want to join KYG."
Yuzumi: "I would like to improve my dancing, singing and talking!"
Momoe: "I would like for a lot of Fukei to know about Momoe!!"
Please say something to the readers
Tsugumi: "I'll do my best to make a lot of people smile! Please keep on supporting us."
Yuzumi: "I'll do my best with everything I can and I'll become an amazing Super Lady! Please treat me well."
Momoe: "I think there will be a lot of hardships from now on, but I'll smile my best to be able to catch up with my senpais. Please keep on supporting us."
Interview: Amuse Mobile.
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Translation by: Iwashi