Ueki Nao
2017 HKT48 Ueki Nao
Ueki Nao, 2017
Nickname Nao (なお?)
Birthdate August 12, 1997 (1997-08-12) (age 20)
Birthplace Fukuoka, Japan
Bloodtype AB
Zodiac Sign Leo Leo
Height 157cm
Professional Information
Genres J-Pop
Occupation Singer, Idol, Actress
Years Active 2011-present
(6 years)
Agency AKS
Group HKT48
Team Team KIV
Generation 1st Generation HKT48
Associated Acts HKT48, AKB48, Nogizaka46, SKE48, NMB48, JKT48, SNH48
Google+ 15px-Google_plus_icon.svg.jpg +植木南央
"I wanna smile to everyone. My dimples are my charmpoint, I'm Ueki Nao, also known as Nao, 20 years old."
―Ueki Nao

Ueki Nao is a member of HKT48's Team KIV.

Team History

AKB48 Senbatsu Elections

AKB48 Janken Tournaments

Singles Participation

HKT48 A-Sides

HKT48 B-Sides

AKB48 B-Sides

Albums Participation

AKB48 Albums


Stage Units

RS1 (Te wo Tsunaginagara)
Choco no Yukue
H1 (Te wo Tsunaginagara)
Choco no Yukue
Wimbledon e Tsuretette (after Taniguchi Airi's graduation)
Team H Waiting Stage (Hakata Legend)
Glass no I LOVE YOU
Enkyori Poster
HW1 (Pajama Drive)
Tenshi no Shippo
KIV1 (Theater no Megami)
Hatsukoi yo, Konnichiwa
Locker Room Boy (Under)
Arashi no Yoru ni wa (Under)
Candy (Under)
Yokaze no Shiwaza (Under)
HW2 (Tadaima Renaichuu)
7ji 12fun no Hatsukoi
KIV2 (Saishuu Bell ga naru)
15nin Shimai no Uta

Concert Units

HKT48 1st Anniversary

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2012

AKB48 Group Rinji Soukai "Shirokuro tsukeyou janai ka!"

HKT48 2nd Anniversary

HKT48 Kyushu 7 Prefecture Tour ~Kawaii Ko ni wa Tabi wo Saseyo~

Oita Iichiko Grand Theater
Miyazaki Shimin Bunka Hall
Nagasaki Brick Hall

HKT48 3rd anniversary

HKT48 National Tour ~Zenkoku Toitsu Owatoranken~

Yokohama Arena

HKT48 Spring Live Tour ~Sashiko du Soleil 2016~


  • Hobby: Piano, Badminton
  • Special Skill: "Moyattalk" (Telling a funny story of which the joke falls flat on its face, then saying "Moyatto")
  • Charm Point: Dimples, Hoarse voice
  • Ambition: To be an actress and reporter
  • Favorite Sports: Badminton and Athletics
  • Favorite Foods: Shrimp, Mango and Ice cream
  • Enjoys playing the piano, dancing and acting
  • Has a dog named Sakura
  • Has two older brothers
  • Doesn't like rollercoasters
  • Loves animals
  • Often uploads videos on her Google+ with her playing AKB48 songs on piano and cooking recipes
  • Performed all the units in Theater no Megami.
  • Members usually make fun of her long chin
  • Meshes well with host Abe-chan from Lemon Tea when they appear together in a TV show, where she acts like a boke against Abe's tsukkomi
  • Has an array of interjections and made-up words she often uses like "Paku paku" or "Moyatto", the latter of which she uses when a joke of hers falls flat
  • Currently also studying at college/university
  • She once posted a photo of a flower she found on the street on Google+. However, the plant was actually illegal, and the police had to call the HKT48 theater. This later become a recurring joke on MCs and on her Google+