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Yokoyama Yui
Yokoyama Yui, 2016
Nickname Yui (ゆい?)
Yuihan (ゆいはん?)
Birthdate December 8, 1992 (1992-12-08) (age 24)
Birthplace Kyoto, Japan
Bloodtype B
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius Sagittarius
Height 158cm
B-W-H 74-58-86cm[1]
Shoe Size 23cm
Professional Information
Genres J-Pop
Occupation Singer, Idol, Actress
Years Active 2009-present
(7 years)
Agency AKS/OhtaPro
Group AKB48
Team Team A (Captain)
Generation 9th Generation AKB48
Associated Acts AKB48, NMB48, SDN48, SKE48, HKT48, Nogizaka46, JKT48, SNH48
Sub-Units Milk Planet, Team Surprise, not yet, Balance Sentai - Veggie Rangers, Yasai Sisters, Milk Planet
Google+ 15px-Google_plus_icon.svg.jpg +横山由依
Twitter 12px-Twitter_bird_logo_2012.svg.jpg @Yui_yoko1208

Name Spelling
Birth Name
Kanji 横山由依
Hiragana よこやま ゆい
Katakana ヨコヤマ ユイ
Romaji Yokoyama Yui

Yokoyama Yui is the captain of AKB48's Team A and General Manager (Soukantoku) of the AKB48 Group. She is also a member of Not yet.


  • 2009
September - Passed AKB48's 9th Generation audition and joined the group as a kenkyuusei
November - Debuted in the theater with a performance of RIVER.
  • 2010
October- Promoted from kenkyuusei to Team K.
  • 2011
January - Joined the AKB48 sub-unit Not yet.
Ranked #19 in the 3rd Senbatsu Election.
  • 2012
Ranked #15 in the 4th Senbatsu Election.
  • 2013
She moved to Team A.
She was promoted as Team A's captain after the previous one, Shinoda Mariko, graduated.
  • 2015
She moved to Team A on March 26, 2015

Team History

Senbatsu Selection Events

Discography Participation


Stage Units

RS2 (Idol no Yoake)

  • Zannen Shoujo

RS3 (Renai Kinshi Jourei)

  • Renai Kinshi Jourei

RS4 (Theater no Megami)

  • Candy


  • Seifuku Resistance

Team A Waiting Stage

  • Junai no Crescendo

Team Surprise 1st Stage

  • Sono Mama de
  • Suteki na Sankaku Kankei

Concert Shuffle Units

Surprise wa Arimasen

  • Nagisa no CHERRY

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2011

  • Anata to Christmas Eve

Gyomu Renraku. Tanomuzo, Katayama Bucho! in Saitama Super Arena

  • Candy

AKB48 in TOKYO DOME ~1830m no Yume~

  • Arashi no Yoru ni wa
  • Tenshi no Shippo
  • Kuchi Utsushi no Chocolate

AKB48 Kouhaku Utagassen 2012

  • Wasshoi Shiro!
  • Tonari no Banana

AKB48 Group Rinji Soukai "Shirokuro tsukeyou janai ka!"

  • Kuchi Utsushi no Chocolate
  • 1994-nen no Raimei

AKB48 Super Festival at Nissan Stadium

  • Manatsu no Christmas Rose

AKB48 Manatsu no Dome Tour ~Mada mada, Yaranakya Ikenai koto ga aru~

Fukuoka Dome
  • Bird
Sapporo Dome
  • Higurashi no Koi
Osaka Dome
  • Dazai Osamu wo Yonda ka?
Nagoya Dome
  • Choco no Yukue

Solo Songs







  • Hobbies: Karaoke, Strolling, Visiting Bookstores
  • Favorite Colors: Purple, White, Black, Pink
  • Favorite Food: Beef Rice
  • Leader of Light Music Club
  • Her audition song was "Blue Bird" by Ikimonogakari.
  • Has a pet cockatiel.
  • Attended Heart Voice Studio Music School for Middle and High School.
  • Originally auditioned for SKE48's 2nd generation audition.
  • Was the vocalist in a high school band.
  • She is also well known for her role in Bimyo~ (Season 1) as "The Untrusting Senshi: Honmayan".
    • Her role became so well-known that several appearances of Honmayan can be seen in the both PV versions for Gingham Check. It is also referenced in the AKB48 Satsujin Jiken Online Video and the video game AKB1/149 Renai Sousenkyo.
  • Shares the same name (in romaji) as Team 8 member Yokoyama Yui.
  • Close with Shimazaki Haruka (YuiParu).


  1. 2014.05.31 - Mecha×2IkeTeruh! (Fuji TV)


Honorary Titles

Honorary titles

Preceded by
Shinoda Mariko

Captain of Team A
July 22, 2013 - February 24, 2014

Succeeded by
Takahashi Minami

Preceded by
Oshima Yuko

Captain of Team K
February 24, 2014 - Present

Succeeded by

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