Followers of Japanese music may not agree on a number of things including the greatest female singer of all time. Nevertheless, where there will be a great consensus is as regards the fact that Suzuka Nakamoto is one of the most loved. The singer is known as the lead vocalist of the Japanese Metal-Pop band, Babymetal.
Suzuka Nakamoto Bio, Age
It was on December 20, 1997, that Suzuka Nakamoto was born in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The youngest amongst 3 sisters, it was also there that she was brought up as a very talented child.
With a father who was a professional Japanese singer and a member of a high school rock band, it is not surprising that his daughters are talented singers. Apart from Suzuka, her sister, Himeka Nakamoto is also a singer and the two formed the Tween group. Himeka used to be a member of the Nogizaka46 Japanese female idol group.
Suzuka Nakamoto attended the Actor’s School Hiroshima (ASH) from which she graduated with her sister, Himeka Nakamoto. Before she got to start out as a singer, she was into commercials; this was when she was just 5 years old. Even before she reached 10, she was already signed to the Amuse, Inc. which was after she emerged the runner-up in the company’s 2nd Star Kids Audition.
After she got signed, Suzuka was made to be a part of a group which was named the Karen Girl’s. One of the main highlights of the group was its theme songs for Zettai Karen Children. After the series ended, the band was disbanded after just a year.
Next, she became a member of the Japanese idol girl group, Sakura Gakuin in 2010. The group released its first album, Sakura Gakuin 2010 Nendo: Message in 2011. It was from this group that the Babymetal in which Suzuka would come to be known all over the world emerged. The group was subdivided into clubs and subunit. One of the clubs is the Heavy Music Club and it was from this that Babymetal, a subunit came. Babymetal was created with Suzuka Nakamoto as the leader and Yui Mizuno (Yuimetal) and Moa Kikuchi (Moametal) as members.
Babymetal soon rose to be very significant and popular with its mixture of heavy metal and various other genres. Its debut Album, BABYMETAL was highly successful both in Japan and in many other countries, topping the US and UK metal charts on iTunes.
Together with the band, Suzuka has won many awards including the Best Metal Act during the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards Japan, Best Japan Act at the MTV Europe Music Awards and the Rock Goddess of the Year 2016 which Su-Metal won during the Loudwire 6th Annual Music Awards in 2017.
Her Net Worth
Suzuka Nakamoto is very popular with a very large fan base. While her exact net worth is not known, there are some sources that have placed it to be around $3 million dollars. Even as that has not been confirmed, it is obvious that she has made a lot of money over the years. This is most especially true considering the fact that the young entertainer has been involved in a lot of things and for a rather long time that has always returned money to her.
Apart from her music which has gone beyond just Japan and the many shows that she alongside Babymetal attend and concerts that pull tens of millions of fans, Suzuka has done various commercials thanks to some endorsement deals, which although the worth is not known, has still added to her earnings.
Boyfriend, Who’s She Dating?
In her 20s, Nakamoto is a very good looking woman that many men would try to end up with or in the least, date. Nevertheless, from all indications, she doesn’t have a boyfriend yet.
As far as we can tell, her career is the only love of her life at the moment. But hopefully, she would soon get to love and date someone, be sure to get details of the romantic affair from us when it happens.
The slim and beautiful star has a height of 5′ 1″ (155 cm) while she weighs 82 lbs (37.2 kg). She also has dark hair and dark eyes.
Other Facts about Suzuka Nakamoto
1. The Babymetal star began as a star in commercials before becoming a musician.
2. Both her father and sister have something to do with music.
3. Since the formation of the Babymetal in 2010, Suzuka Nakamoto (Su-Metal) has remained its lead vocalist while Yui Mizuno (Yuinetal) and Moa Kikuchi (Moametal) have remained its background vocalists.
4. Su-metal and the band are working on a graphic novel which is titled APOCRYPHA: THE LEGEND OF BABYMETAL.