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Hikaru (Kep1er) Profile, Bio, & Facts 

Hikaru Kep1er
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Hikaru (히카루) is a Japanese singer and a member of the K-pop girl group “Kep1er” under WAKEONE Entertainment and SWING Entertainment. She is also a member of Kep1er sub-unit “TAPE Unit”. 

Hikaru (Kep1er) Profile

Stage NameHikaru (히카루)
Birth NameEzaki Hikaru (江崎 ひかる)
BirthdayMarch 12, 2004
Active Years2016–present
Age20 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignPisces
Height154.5 cm (5’0.8″)
Blood TypeO

Hikaru (Kep1er) Facts:

Early Life

– She was born in Fukuoka, Japan.
– She graduated from Fukuoka City Takuma Middle School.
– She practised ballet for three years.

Personal Life

– She enjoys relaxing in hot springs as a hobby.
Yujin said that Hikaru requires the greatest amount of care out of all members. (Harper’s BAZAAR Korea)
– She specializes in savouring delicious foods and rapping.
– She identifies her smile, resembling a sloth, as her charming point.
– Chaehyun said that Hikaru looks like the youngest at first glance. (POPKORN PICKTOK)
– She considers CL as her role model.
Xiaoting said that Hikaru laughs to herself while daydreaming.
Mashiro said that Hikaru can not cook at all.
– She relieves stress by confiding in her close friends.
– According to her, the killing part of “WA DA DA” is “Now get up Together”.
– She was chosen by the members to be the most playful one out of the group.
– She believes her charming point is the difference between her on and off-stage personas.
– If she were a Kep1ian, she would fangirl over Youngeun. (POPKORN POPTIME)
– She desires to appear on Running Man as she enjoys watching the show.
– She tried sewing her ripped pants and found a hobby in sewing.
– The program she wants to go on from her home country (Japan) is “Shabekuri 007”.
– She wishes to eat and talk with fans.
– In Xiaoting’s opinion, Hikaru does the most random things out of the members.
– Chaehyun chose her as the member who is most different between on and off stage.
– A cultural difference she felt from the Korean members is that they all wear round-rimmed glasses at home. (JAYKEEOUT)
– Her Girls Planet 999 motto was “I’m HIKARU – a vitamin with a healing smile and unique RAP that leaves a strong impact.”
– To Dayeon, Hikaru’s existence itself is cute and she thinks that Hikaru is a lovely friend. (The Star Magazine)
– She is easily moved to tears and has been setting goals since she was a kid.
– Bahiyyih chose her as the member with the best fashion sense.
– Yujin said that Hikaru has a unique sense of style.
– Her favorite song from CL is “Hello Bitches.”
– She was a dance student at Avex Artist Academy Fukuoka.
– She shared a room with Dayeon and Youngeun in the group’s dorm.
– She can not eat dairy products.
– Something that she has never done with the members but wants to try is going to the “jjimjilbang” (Korean sauna) and riding on a banana boat.
– Her preferred style is the hip-hop look and Dayeon even said she dresses like a rapper
– She is the perfectionist of the group along with Chaehyun. (Besties on Besties)
– When she gets stressed, her comfort food is “Malatang” and Hot Chicken Flavour Ramen. (JAYKEEOUT)
– When she tells people that she is a K-pop idol, they always ask her which celebrities she has met.
– According to Yujin, Hikaru laughs and jokes a lot and is like a baby.
– She is roommates with Dayeon and Youngeun. (Showterview with Sunmi)
– She said that the room that she shares with Dayeon and Yeongeun is the cleanest. (Harper’s BAZAAR Korea)
– She chose Bahiyyih as the member she gets along most well with.
– If she could have from a member, she would like to have everything of XIaoting’s. (POPKORN PICKTOK)
– The thing she is most confident in is the sound of her laughter.
– Her goal for Kep1er is to win the rookie award. (POPKORN POPTIME)
– She is very slow at writing.
– The animal she resembles is a dog. (Kep1er Debut Show)


– She was a part of the kid trainee duo +GANG from 2016 to 2018.
– She trained for 3 years under XGALX to debut under XG.
– She was revealed as a contestant on July 7th, 2021 for Girls Planet 999.
– She achieved 713,322 points in the GP999 finals.
– She is affiliated with Avex.
– She made her debut as a Main Dancer and Main Rapper with Kep1er on January 3rd, 2022, with mini album “First Impact”.

Likes & Dislikes

– She prefers the colours purple and yellow.
– She chose monkeys as her favourite animals.
– Her favourite song of theirs is “Love on Lock”. (Single Plus)
– She likes her beanie, spring, windy weather, texting on the phone, and the sea.
– She likes suits.
– She doesn’t like reading books.
– She likes zombie movies.
– She likes League of Legends.

Food Preferences

– She likes mint chocolate, dipping sauce, and seasoned chicken.
– She does not like pineapple on pizza but she will eat the pizza after picking off the pineapple pieces.
– Her top three favourite foods are soboro rice, yukhoe, and cucumber.
– She really dislikes cheese, milk, and soy milk.
– She likes teokkbeoki with ramen.
– She hates sundaes.


Bahiyyih’s nickname for her is “Hika chan”. (Besties on Besties)
Xiaoting’s nickname for her is “Hi chan”.
Dayeon’s nickname for her is “Karu”.
Yujin’s nickname for her is “Karu chan”. 

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Bugs | Melon

Hikaru (Kep1er) Photos

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