On today September 17, one of the most popular anime voice actresses/singers Minako Kotobuki celebrates her 22nd birthday! She was born in Kobe-city, Hyogo Prefecture on September 17, 1991. She started her professional career as an anime voice actress in 2007, two years after she passed the 1st "Music Ray'n Super Seiyu Audition" in 2005 along with Haruka Tomatsu, Ayahi Takagaki, and Aki Toyosaki. The four formed the voice actress idol group Sphere in 2009. On the other hand, Kotobuki was a member of Houkaogo Tea Time, the band performed the theme songs of the K-ON! anime series, in which she voiced one of the main characters Tsumugi Kotobuki. Recently she is known as the voice of Karina Lyle/Blue Rose in Tiger & Bunny and Rikka Hishikawa/Cure Diamond in Dokidoki! PreCure.
Kotobuki released her 1st solo single "Shiny+" on September 15, 2010. The single took a very good 13th
place in the Oricon weekly single ranking in the first week and it is still the highest position for her.
So far she has released 5 singles and one album as a solo singer. Check the CMs for her solo singles
and album below. Which is your most favorite song of her?
1st single "Shiny＋" TV CM (September 15, 2010)
2nd single "Startline" TV CM (November 24, 2010)
3rd single "Dear My..." (September 14, 2011)
4th single "Kokoro Sky" (April 11, 2012)
5th single "Prism" (June 19, 2013)
1st album "My stride" (September 12, 2012)
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