Nakai Rika
中井 りか(なかい りか)
2017 NGT48 Nakai Rika
Nakai Rika, 2017
Nickname Rikachan (りかちゃん?)
Rikatan (りかたん?)
Birthdate August 23, 1997 (1997-08-23) (age 20)
Birthplace Toyama, Japan
Bloodtype A
Zodiac Sign Virgo Virgo
Height 156cm
Professional Information
Genres J-Pop
Occupation Idol
Years Active 2015-present
(2 years)
Agency Ohta Pro
Group NGT48
Team Team NIII
Generation 1st Generation NGT48
Associated Acts NGT48, AKB48, SKE48, NMB48, HKT48
Blog 12px-Instagram_logo_2016.svg.png @rika___n24x

Nakai Rika is a member of NGT48's Team NIII.

Team History

AKB48 Senbatsu Elections

Singles Participation

NGT48 A-Sides

NGT48 B-Sides

AKB48 A-Sides

AKB48 B-Sides

Albums Participation

AKB48 Albums


Stage Units

NIII1 (PARTY ga Hajimeru yo)
Skirt, Hirari (Center)
NIII2 (Pajama Drive)
Tenshi no Shippo (1st Unit)
Junjou Shugi (Center) (2nd Unit)
NIII3 (Hokori no Oka)
Hidari no Ude de Tsuresatte (Center)

Concert Units

Kojimatsuri ~Kojima Haruna Kanshasa~


  • Charm Point: Mole at the side of her eye
  • Hobbies: Singing, Make-up, Observing people
  • Special skill: Make-up, Singing, Drawing
  • Favorite food: Her mom's omelet
  • Favorite words: "Courage and charm."
  • Strengths: Dislikes losing
  • Weaknesses: Gets nervous easily, is egoistic, is negative
  • One-line message: "I never lose sight of the people who cheer for me!!♥ I will do my best to give everyone smiles and cheerfulness!!"
  • Is close to Kato Minami (RikaMina)
  • Known for being a "fisher" at handshake events
  • Ranked #1 at AKB48 8th Senbatsu Election collaboration with Showroom.
  • Loves Kashiwagi Yuki
  • Wants to be an idol who is loved by many people
  • Admires Watanabe Miyuki
  • Dislikes grilled fish
  • Likes the words "Courage and Amiability" (度胸と愛嬌)