Announced during Morning Musume 20th Anniversary Spring Concert Tour~WE ARE MORNING MUSUME。~ Morning Musume ’18 will be releasing their 65th single on 13 June.
Titled Are you happy?/ A gonna, this single will be the last to feature 12th Generation member Ogata Haruna.
Announced on the Hello! Project official site, Haruna will be graduating from the group as well as Hello! Project on the final day of the spring tour – Morning Musume 20th Anniversary Spring Concert Tour~WE ARE MORNING MUSUME。~ which will take place on 20 June in Nippon Budokan.
Haruna has expressed her desire in wanting to focus on her studies and has thus, made the decision to graduate from the group.
She will not be taking part in the upcoming musical (Pharaoh no Haka) that will run from 1 June to 15 June.
Cr: Hello! Project Official Site
P/S: I am sure many of us are still feeling the shock from Haachin’s announcement since all of us never expected it. However, we do know that it’s been her dream for the longest time to continue her studies in University… even the members themselves have mentioned how hard they have seen Haachin studying for the university entrance exams.
Wishing her all the best! Let’s enjoy the remaining 3 months with her! (L