Takemoto Yui

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Takemoto Yui
Takemoto Yui (2018 - Debut)
Kanji 武元唯衣
Kana たけもと ゆい
Romaji Takemoto Yui
Nickname Chuukemon (ちゅけもん),
Yui-chan (唯衣ちゃん)
Birth Info
Birthdate March 23, 2002  
Birthplace Flag of Japan.png Shiga, Japan
Blood type O
Current Age 19 Years Old
Height 158.5cm
Professional Info
Agency Seed & Flower
Social Networks Official Blog / SHOWROOM
Idol Career Info
Group Sakurazaka46
Team 2nd Generation
Debuted December 3, 2018 / Keyakizaka46 2nd Generation
Lightstick Colors
Passion Pink Blue

Takemoto Yui is a member of Sakurazaka46's 2nd Generation.


  • Her audition SHOWROOM number was #48. Her nickname during the Sakamichi Audition was Yotsuba (よつば)
  • Oshimen: Sato Shiori
  • Admired Members: Ozono Momoko, Watanabe Miho
  • Favorite songs: Sekai ni wa Ai Shika Nai, Ima ni Mite iro, Hadashi de Summer
  • Favorite foods: Meat, fruits (strawberry and watermelon), and natto
  • Favorite animals: Dog, horse
  • Favorite model: Arai Yuko
  • Favorite units: Yuichanzu
  • Has a younger brother
  • Good at dancing and tongue twisters
  • Likes riding jet coasters but is bad with haunted houses
  • In Junior High she was part of the badminton and broadcasting club
  • Has a habit of biting her lower lip
  • Went to see Koike Minami, Sato Shiori and Imaizumi Yui at handshake events
  • Performed with Keyakizaka46 at NHK's Utacon on December 4th, 2018, only a day after being announced as a member
  • Her catchphrase is "Powerful girl birthed by Like Biwa (琵琶湖が生んだパワフルガール!)"
    • This is a reference to the large freshwater lake in her home prefecture of Shiga
      • She is very enthusiastic for her love of her home prefecture, promoting it whenever she gets the opportunity
  • Announced on her blog in February 2020 that she is enrolling in university
  • Known for being good at academics and has ranked Top 3 in both Academic Rankings she's participated in
    • She is often invited to quiz variety shows such as "Todai Ou" and "Q-Sama!!"
  • Gets along well with Inoue Rina, who gave her the nickname "Chuukemon"
  • Loves Moriya Rena, says her heart goes "kyun" when she sees her


Sakamichi Joint Auditions finalist → Keyakizaka46 2nd GenerationSakurazaka46 2nd Generation
She passed the Sakamichi Joint Auditions on August 20, 2018
Joined Keyakizaka46 2nd Generation on December 3, 2018
Transferred to Sakurazaka46 2nd Generation on October 14, 2020

Singles Participation

Sakurazaka46 A-Sides

Sakurazaka46 B-Sides

Other Singles

Albums Participation

Keyakizaka46 Albums

Media Appearances

Variety Shows


Other Links

1st Generation
Uemura RinaOzeki RikaKoike MinamiKobayashi YuiSaito FuyukaSugai YuukaHabu MizuhoHarada AoiWatanabe Risa
2nd Generation
Inoue RinaEndo HikariOzono ReiOnuma AkihoKousaka MarinoSeki YumikoTakemoto Yui
Tamura HonoFujiyoshi KarinMasumoto KiraMatsuda RinaMorita HikaruMoriya RenaYamasaki Ten
Sakurazaka46 History