Mai Mizusawa (æ°´æ²¢ã¾ã) is a former Japanese idol and singer who was born on May 2, 1991 in Osaka, Japan. She was a member of several idol groups, such as OZ, Steam Girls, Alice Juban, Kamen Joshi and Pureful. She graduated from the groups on December 29, 2018.
Mizusawa started her career as a member of OZ, a rock idol group that debuted in 2009. She then joined Steam Girls, a sub-unit of Alice Project that performed electro-pop songs. In 2011, she became a member of Alice Juban, another sub-unit of Alice Project that performed heavy metal songs. She also formed a duo with another Alice Juban member, Sakura Rina, called Pureful.
In 2014, Mizusawa joined Kamen Joshi, a masked idol group that was created by combining Alice Juban, Steam Girls and another sub-unit called Armor Girls. Kamen Joshi gained popularity for their energetic and unconventional performances that involved masks, weapons and special effects. Their song “Genkidane” reached number one on the Oricon weekly singles chart in 2015.
Mizusawa was known for her cute and cheerful personality and her powerful vocals. She also appeared in some movies and TV shows, such as Kimagure Underground -Rumble Moods- and Mai-chan’s Daily Life. She retired from the entertainment industry in 2018 to pursue other goals.
After retiring from the idol industry, Mizusawa pursued her interest in cooking and baking. She enrolled in a culinary school and learned various skills and techniques. She also started a YouTube channel where she shared her recipes and tips with her fans. She often featured her former idol mates as guests on her videos.
Mizusawa also became more active on social media, especially on Instagram and Twitter. She posted photos and updates of her daily life, such as her travels, hobbies, pets and family. She also interacted with her followers and answered their questions. She expressed her gratitude for their support and encouragement.
Mizusawa said that she was happy with her new life and that she had no regrets about leaving the idol industry. She said that she still loved singing and performing, but she wanted to explore other possibilities and challenges. She also said that she hoped to inspire other people to follow their dreams and passions.
One of the places that Mizusawa traveled to was South Korea, where she met some of her fans and friends. She also visited some famous landmarks and attractions, such as the Gyeongbokgung Palace, the N Seoul Tower and the Myeongdong shopping district. She also tried some of the local cuisine, such as kimchi, bibimbap and tteokbokki.
Mizusawa also revealed that she was a fan of K-pop and that she liked some of the popular groups and artists, such as BTS, Blackpink and IU. She said that she admired their talent and charisma and that she learned a lot from watching their performances. She also said that she hoped to collaborate with some of them in the future.
Mizusawa said that she enjoyed her trip to South Korea and that she wanted to visit again soon. She said that she felt a connection with the culture and the people and that she was impressed by their hospitality and kindness. She also said that she was grateful for the opportunity to experience new things and to make new memories.