Kaori Ishihara

Kaori Ishihara (石原 夏織, Ishihara Kaori, born August 6, 1993) is a Japanese voice actress, pop singer and idol managed by Style Cube. She was formerly part of Up-Front Agency in which she was involved with Happy! Style and Team Dekaris. She was affiliated with Sigma Seven from 2013 to 2017.[1] She was a member of StylipS until April 2013,[2] alongside YuiKaori and Yui Ogura.[3] As a solo singer, she recorded several character songs for one of each characters. A couple of singles have charted on Oricon.[4]

Kaori Ishihara
石原 夏織
Born (1993-08-06) August 6, 1993 (age 26)
Occupation
Years active2008–present
AgentStyle Cube
Height151.7 cm (5 ft 0 in)
Musical career
Genres
InstrumentsVocals
LabelsPony Canyon
Associated actsStylipS
YuiKaori
Websiteishiharakaori.com

CareerEdit

She made her first single, "Blooming Flower", at Pony Canyon.[5] It peaked at 12th place on the Oricon Weekly Singles Chart and stayed on the chart for three weeks.[6] She released her second single, "Ray Rule" and peaked at 13th place on Oricon on July 11, 2018.[7] In the same year, she released her first solo album titled "Sunny Spot" on November 14. It peaked at 13th place on Oricon Albums Chart.[8] She held her first solo live titled "Sunny Spot Story" on December 29, 2018.[9] A Blu-ray and DVD version of the concert was released on April 17, 2019.[10] She released her third single titled "TEMPEST" on July 17, 2019. It was used as the opening theme song for the anime, Demon Lord, Retry!.[11]

FilmographyEdit

Television animationEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2010 Yumeiro Patissiere Clara Hunt; Estragon
Maid-sama! Suzuna Ayuzawa
Kissxsis Woman
2011 Aria the Scarlet Ammo Reki[12]
Double-J Yutaka Toba
Mayo Chiki! Miruku
2012 Waiting in the Summer Kanna Tanigawa[13]
AKB0048 Himeko
Kokoro Connect Yukina Kurihara
High School DXD Murayama
So, I Can't Play H! Mina Okura
Nakaimo - My Sister Is Among Them! Konoe Tsuruma
Lagrange: The Flower of Rin-ne Madoka Kyono
Lagrange: The Flower of Rin-ne 2 Madoka Kyono[14]
Saki Achiga-hen Episode of Side-A Ryūka Shimizudani
Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic Aladdin
Campione! Metis
Muv-Luv Alternative: Total Eclipse Cui Yifei
2013 AKB0048 next stage Himeko
Aikatsu! Seira Otoshiro[15] Season 2
Hyperdimension Neptunia: The Animation Ram[16]
Teekyu Udonko Kondo[17] Season 1, 2 and 3
The "Hentai" Prince and the Stony Cat. Azusa Azuki[18]
Yuyushiki Kōhai A
Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the Sea Sayu Hisanuma
Magi: The Kingdom of Magic Aladdin[19]
Strike the Blood Avrora Florestina
2014 Aikatsu! Seira Otoshiro
Z/X Ignition Misaki Yuzuriha
Cross Ange Rosalie
Girl Friend Beta Yuzuko Hazuki
2015 Baby Steps Season 2 Aki Shimizu
Gatchaman Crowds insight Tsubasa Misudachi
Castle Town Dandelion Kanade Sakurada
Teekyu Udonko Kondō Season 5 and 6
Seraph of the End: Battle in Nagoya Rika Inoue
Ultra Super Anime Time Supica
2016 Teekyu Udonko Kondō Season 7
Kamisama Minarai: Himitsu no Cocotama Nozomi Sakurai
Cardfight!! Vanguard G: Stride Gate Lisa Ferris
2017 Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid Shouta Magatsuchi
Schoolgirl Strikers Tsubame Miyama
Akiba's Trip: The Animation Boss
Teekyu Udonko Kondō Season 8 and 9
2018 Iroduku: The World in Colors Hitomi Tsukishiro[20]
Senran Kagura Shinovi Master -Tokyo Yōma-hen- Yozakura
Sword Art Online: Alicization Tiese Schtrinen
2019 Mini Toji Chie Setouchi[21]
Demon Lord, Retry! Luna Elegant[22]
2020 Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story Rena Minami[23]
If My Favorite Pop Idol Made It to the Budokan, I Would Die Yumeri Mizumori[24]
Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World Nene Alkastone[25]

FilmEdit

OVAEdit

Video gamesEdit

2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017

2020

DubbingEdit

DiscographyEdit

SinglesEdit

Year Title Details Peak Oricon
chart positions
[35]
Album
2018 "Blooming Flower"
  • Released: March 21, 2018
  • Label: Pony Canyon
  • Catalog no.: PCCG-01661, 70417
  • Format: CD
12 Sunny Spot
"Ray Rule"
  • Released: July 11, 2018
  • Label: Pony Canyon
  • Catalog no.: PCCG-01684, 70426
  • Format: CD
13
2019 "TEMPEST"
  • Released: July 17, 2019
  • Label: Pony Canyon
  • Catalog no.: PCCG-01797, 70455
  • Format: CD
16
"Face to Face"
  • Released: November 13, 2019
  • Label: Pony Canyon
  • Catalog no.: PCCG-01831, 01832
  • Format: CD
10

AlbumEdit

Year Title Details Peak Oricon
chart positions
2018 "Sunny Spot"
  • Released: November 14, 2018
  • Label: Pony Canyon
  • Catalog No.: PCCG-01720, 01721, 01722
  • Format: CD, CD+DVD,CD+BD
13[36]

Video ReleasesEdit

Title Details Peak Oricon

Chart Position

Source
Ishihara Kaori 1st LIVE Sunny Spot Story
  • Released: April 17, 2019
  • Label: Pony Canyon
  • Catalog No.: PCXP-50640 (BD edition), PCBP-53773 (DVD edition)
  • Format: BD, DVD
15(BD)[37]

27(DVD)[38]

[39]

ConcertsEdit

Personal concertsEdit

Date Title Venue Source
December 29, 2018 Ishihara Kaori 1st LIVE Sunny Spot Story Sonic City Hall [40]
January 13 and 18, 2020

February 24, 2020

Ishihara Kaori 1st TOUR Face to Face

Other concertsEdit

Year Title Venue Source
2018 AJ Night 2018 Toyosu PIT [41]
LisAni! PARK Vol.02 Shinkiba Studio Coast [42]
ANIMAX MUSIX 2018 YOKOHAMA Yokohama Arena [43]
2019 Animelo Summer Live 2019 Saitama Super Arena [44]
ANIMAX MUSIX 2019 KOBE World Memorial Hall

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