Honda Hitomi

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Honda Hitomi
Honda Hitomi (2019) (Buenos Aires)
Kanji 本田仁美
Kana ほんだ ひとみ
Romaji Honda Hitomi
Nickname Hiichan (ひぃちゃん)
Birth Info
Birthdate October 6, 2001  
Birthplace Flag of Japan.png Tochigi, Japan
Blood type A
Current Age 20 Years Old
Height 158cm
Professional Info
Agency DH
Social Networks 7gogo / Instagram / SHOWROOM / TikTok / Twitter
Idol Career Info
Group AKB48
Team Team 8/Team B
Debuted April, 2014 / Team 8

Honda Hitomi is a member of AKB48's Team 8 and Team B.


栃木といえば?(日光) ニコニコ笑顔の"ひーちゃん"こと本田仁美です。よろしくお願いします
Tochigi to ieba? (Nikkou) NIKONIKO egao no "Hiichan" koto Honda Hitomi desu. Yoroshiku onegaishimasu
(What is Tochigi's feature? (Sunlight) I am the smiley "Hiichan" or Honda Hitomi. I'm in your care
栃木といえば?(日光) ニコニコ笑顔の"ひーちゃん"こと本田仁美です。苺のようにフレッシュな20歳です
Tochigi to ieba? (Nikkou) NIKONIKO egao no "Hiichan" koto Honda Hitomi desu. Ichigo no you ni FURESSHU na 20-sai desu
(What is Tochigi's feature? (Sunlight) I am the smiley "Hiichan" or Honda Hitomi. A 20-year old as fresh as a strawberry)


  • Team 8 Performances: Kumamoto, Sapporo, Okinawa, Gunma (Center), Aichi (twice, Center once), Niigata (Center), Ibaraki (twice)
  • Hobbies: Dance
  • Favorite food: Gyoza, strawberries
  • Special skills: Basketball
  • A place you'd like to go when you're allowed to drive: Nasu
  • Message to the fans: I will do my best as the Tochigi representative, so please cheer for me.
  • Favorite Sister Group Song: 12byou (HKT48)
  • Her name in Hangul is written “혼다 히토미”.
  • She has an older brother named Mitsuyoshi (Mitsu) and an older sister named Yeri.
  • She applied for Team 8 because she wanted to test her possibilities.
  • She is a fan of Nogizaka46.
  • She admires Sashihara Rino’s positivity.
  • Her Hogwarts house (Harry Potter) is Ravenclaw.
  • She was one of the 16 selected Team 8 members that performed 47 no Suteki na Machi e on AKBINGO! in July, 2014.
  • She was one of the 16 selected Team 8 members that performed 10nen Zakura on the 1st day of the AKB48 Group Tokyo Dome Concert. The members were selected through a special audition on Nemousu TV Season 16
  • She was one of the 16 selected Team 8 members that performed a medley on AKB48 SHOW! on October 11 and 25, 2014
  • She wrote the lyrics for various IZONE songs, including Merry-Go-Round (Japanese and Korean) and La Vie en Rose (Japanese).
  • She follows a daily fitness routine called #HiimaruChallenge. The challenge changes each month, and is usually a “building” routine that increases in intensity each day. For example, in October 2021 she was challenged to perform 5 squats on Day 1, 10 squats on Day 2, 15 squats on Day 3, and so on. She posts updates to her Instagram Story each day, and marks every successful day on a calendar using a gyoza sticker.


Early Life

  • During school she was on the cheerleading team. She can perform routines and backflips.




  • On February 24th, the first episode of her radio show "Tochigi Toyota Weekend Freestyle" aired.


  • On March 24th, the final episode of her radio show "Tochigi Toyota Weekend Freestyle" aired.
  • On April 5th, the first episode of her radio show "Toyota Rental Lease Presents: Honda Hitomi Heat Is On" aired.
  • In June, she had her first appearance as a candidate on the Korean survival show Produce 48.
  • On August 31st, she came in 9th place during the finale of Produce 48. This meant she would debut with IZONE.
    • Her official color in IZONE was peach.
  • On October 29th, she officially debuted with IZONE and released the mini-album COLOR*IZ.


  • On February 6th, she made her Japanese debut with IZONE with the single Suki to Iwasetai.
  • On March 28th, the final episode of her radio show "Toyota Rental Lease Presents: Honda Hitomi Heat Is On" aired.
  • On April 4th, the first episode of her radio show "NEZAS Presents: Honda Hitomi World Get You" aired. It replaced the slot of her previous show.


  • On June 15th, IZONE's fourth mini album was released. The song Merry-Go-Round was released in both Korean and Japanese, for which Hitomi had written the lyrics.
  • On October 14th, the Japanese fashion label 'titty & co.' released a new line of clothing with Hitomi as the exclusive model.
  • On October 21st, IZONE's first Japanese album was released. This included a Japanese version of La Vie en Rose, with lyrics translated by Hitomi.


  • On March 29th, the final episode of her radio show World Get You aired.
  • On April 29th, IZONE officially disbanded and Hitomi, Miyawaki Sakura and Yabuki Nako returned to Japan. Upon returning, they were all still signed to the agency Vernalossom, which handled IZONE's activities and promotions in Japan.
  • On April 30th, she was listed as an official member on AKB48's website again, sans any mention of IZONE.
  • On May 15th, she made her first Instagram and Twitter posts on her personal accounts for the first time since September 2018.
  • On May 17th, she started sending mail again on AKB48's private mail app.
  • On May 23rd, she made her first appearance at an AKB48 concert since returning from IZONE, for the final concert of Team 8 National Tour ~47 no Suteki na Machi e~ 2021 in Kanagawa.
  • On May 24th, her official profile picture on AKB48's website was updated for the first time again since 2018.
  • On May 28th, she appeared on Tochigi TV's "Night News 9."
  • On May 31st, she made a guest appearance on RADIO BERRY's "B・E・A・T" show. RADIO BERRY used to be the host of her own radio shows.
  • On June 6th, she appeared on Eve Plus 6.
  • On June 7th, she made her first appearance on "AKB48 Team 8 no Konya wa Kaeranai..." 8AKB48 Team 8の今夜は帰らない…), alongside Oguri Yui.
  • On June 13th, it was announced that Hitomi would be one of the representatives for AKB48 at the AKB48 Group Asia Festival 2021 ONLINE (to be held on June 27th).
  • On June 16th, an 8-page interview with Hitomi was published in the Yomiuri Shinbun newspaper.
  • On June 18th, she made a guest appearance on RADIO BERRY's "Flying Friday" show.
  • On June 23rd, Team 8 released a special "comeback" photo set for Hitomi only, in which she wears the official AKB48 uniform.
  • On June 24th, she made her first appearance at a Team 8 stage, Sono Shizuku wa, Mirai e to Tsunagaru Niji ni Naru., since returning from Korea.
  • On June 28th, she appeared on TBS' "THE QUIZ! THE Iwaken" (クイズ!THE違和感) for the first time. She went on to become a semi-regular contestant.
  • On June 30th, she appeared in the August issue for the magazine "ENTAME," alongside Omori Maho, Chiba Erii and Yamauchi Mizuki.
  • On July 1st, she appeared in the August issue for the magazine "mini."
  • On July 4th, she made her first appearance on "AKB48 Team 8 Bacchi Koi" (AKB48チーム8バッチこい)
  • On August 20th, she appeared on the cover for the October issue of the magazine "nonno."
  • On September 22nd, she appeared in UTB (Up To Boy) alongside Okada Nana, Murayama Yuiri, Shitao Miu and ex-AKB Owada Nana.
  • On October 6th, she appeared on the 3 hour special of Sashihara Rino's show "Isshuu Mawatte Shiranai Hanashi + Konya Kurabete Mimashita Gattai" (1周回って知らない話+今夜くらべてみました合体!).
  • On October 14th, she appeared on TBS' "Love It!" (らヴィット!) for the first time.
  • On December 6th, she appeared on "Quiz! Seikai ga Kimattenai!!" (クイズ!正解が決まってない!!) together with Oguri Yui.
  • On December 18th, she was a guest commentator for NHK's POP★A Awards 2021. Jang Wonyoung and Ahn Yujin also appeared as part of IVE.
  • On December 22nd, she appeared on the 2 hour special of "Hayashi Osamu no Nippon Drill" (林修のニッポンドリル).
  • On December 27th, she appeared in the magazine "MAQUIA".
  • On December 29th, she appeared in "Negative Positive New Japanese" (ネガポジ ニュージャパニーズ).
  • On December 31st, her contract with Vernalossom expired and she was transferred to AKB48's main agency, DH.

AKB48 Senbatsu Elections

AKB48 Janken Tournaments

Team History

Team 8Team 8 and Team BIZONETeam 8 and Team B
Joined AKB48 as a Team 8 member on April 3, 2014
Has a Concurrent Position in AKB48's Team B from December 08, 2017 (AKB48 12th Anniversary Shuffle)
On hiatus from AKB48 from October 29, 2018 for 2 years and 6 months due to participation in IZONE
Returned to AKB48's Team 8 and Team B on April 29, 2021

Singles Participation

AKB48 A-Sides

AKB48 B-Sides

IZONE A-sides

IZONE B-sides

Other Songs

  • Pick Me (Naekkeoya)
  • Pick Me (Nekkoya)
  • Very Very Very (Produce 48 Cover ver.)
  • Touch (Muffin Remix)
  • Rollin' Rollin'
  • We Together (Produce 48 ver.)
  • Yume wo Miteiru Aida (Produce 48 ver.)

Albums Participation

AKB48 Albums

IZONE Albums


Stage Units

81 (PARTY ga Hajimaru yo)
Skirt, Hirari
Hoshi no Ondo
SS8 (Kamikyoku Shibari)

Concert Units

AKB48 Group Tokyo Dome Concert 〜Suru na yo? Suru na yo? Zettai Sotsugyou Happyou Suru na yo?〜

AKB48 9th Anniversary

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2014

Team 8 National Tour 〜47 no Suteki na Machi e〜




Kojimatsuri ~Kojima Haruna Kanshasai~

AKB48 Team 8 Senbatsu Concert ~Bokutachi wa Nekkyou Suru~

Eyes On Me

Oneiric Theater

  • Adult Ceremony (Park Jiyoon Cover)

One, The Story

  • Señorita (Camila Cabello Cover) x All Hands on Deck (Tinashe Cover)

AKB48 Group Asia Festival 2021 ONLINE

Media Appearances

Variety Shows

  • AKB48 no Anta, Dare? (AKB48のあんた、誰?) (2014)
  • AKBINGO! (2014 – 2017)
  • IZ*ONE CHU (2018 – 2020)
  • Idol Room (2018 – 2019)
  • Weekly Idol (2018 – 2019)
  • AmigoTV (Season 4) (2018)
  • QT Show (2018)
  • JTBC Human Intelligence (2018)
  • The Show Mini Game (2018)
  • Comedy Big League (2018)
  • AbemaTV (2019 – 2020)
  • EAT-TING TRIP (2020 – 2021)
  • Quiz! THE Iwakan! (クイズ!THE違和感) (2021 -)
  • Isshuu Mawatte Shiranai Hanashi + Konya Kurabete Mimashita Gattai (1周回って知らない話+今夜くらべてみました合体!) (2021)
  • Quiz! Seikai ga Kimattenai!! (クイズ!正解が決まってない!!) (2021)
  • Love It! (らヴィット!) (2021 -)
  • Hayashi Osamu no Nippon Drill (林修のニッポンドリル) (2021)
  • Negative Positive New Japanese (ネガポジ ニュージャパニーズ) (2021)



  • Tochigi Toyota Freestyle Weekend (2017 – 2018)
  • Toyota Rental Lease Presents: Honda Hitomi World Is On (2018 – 2019)
  • KBS Cool FM (2018)
  • Konya, Sakura no Ki no Shita de (2018 – )
  • NEZAS Presents: Honda Hitomi World Get You (2019 – 2021)


Honda Hitomi (2019) (IZONE HEART*IZ Sapphire Ver.)
Honda Hitomi (2019) (IZONE HEART*IZ Violeta Ver.)
Honda Hitomi (2019) (IZONE Suki to Iwasetai)
Honda Hitomi (2018) (IZONE COLOR*IZ Rose Ver.)
Honda Hitomi (2018) (IZONE COLOR*IZ Color Ver.)
Honda Hitomi (2018) (IZONE COLOR*IZ Color Ver.)
Honda Hitomi (2018) (IZONE)
Honda Hitomi (2018) (Team 8)
Honda Hitomi (2018) (Produce 48)
Honda Hitomi 10th Senbatsu Election Poster (2018)
Honda Hitomi (2018) (AKB48)
Honda Hitomi (July 2017) (Team 8)
Honda Hitomi 9th Senbatsu Election Poster (2017)
Honda Hitomi (2017) (AKB48)
Honda Hitomi (December 2016) (Team 8)
Honda Hitomi (2016) (AKB48)
Honda Hitomi (2016) (Team 8)
Honda Hitomi (2015) (Team 8)
Honda Hitomi (2014) (Team 8)
Honda Hitomi (2014) (Team 8)
Honda Hitomi (2014) (Team 8)


Team 8
Sakaguchi NagisaMitomo Mashiro
Okabe RinHonda HitomiShimizu MariaTakahashi AyaneYoshikawa NanaseOguri YuiOda ErinaHidaritomo Ayaka
Utada HatsukaHattori YunaHashimoto HarunaSakagawa HiyukaHirano HikaruTakahashi Sayaka
Nagano SerikaFukutome MitsuhoOnishi MomokaHama Sayuna
Tokunaga RemiOkuhara HinakoOkumoto HinanoShitao MiuGyoten YurinaTakaoka Kaoru
Yoshida KarenKawahara MisakiKuranoo NarumiYamada KyokaUemi SoranoFujizono Rei
81828384Live Performances

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Team B
Iwatate SahoOtake HitomiOmori MahoOkuhara HinakoKashiwagi YukiKawahara Misaki
Kitazawa SakiKubo SatoneSaito HarunaSasaki YukariShimizu MariaTakita KayokoTaniguchi Megu
Nakanishi ChiyoriHattori YunaFukuoka SeinaHonda HitomiYamabe AyuYoshikawa Nanase
B1B2B3B4B5B6Waiting Stage