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Abcho (typeset as ABCHO, meaning Abstract Chop), is a Japanese unit made
up of two members from Dream Morning Musume: Hitomi Yoshizawa and Rika Abcho
Ishikawa. They formed in middle of February 2012, and released their first single Origin Tokyo, Japan
on May 23, 2012. Genres Pop music
Years active 2012–present
Labels Universal Music Japan
2 History Associated Morning Musume
acts Dream Morning Musume
2.1 2008: Before Abcho
Hangry & Angry
2.2 2012-present: Formation and debut single
3 Discography Country Musume
3.1 Singles Petitmoni
4 References Ongaku Gatas
5 External links Morning Musume Otomegumi
Morning Musume Sakuragumi
Name Birth date Age Notes Members
Hitomi Yoshizawa April 12, 1985 27 Former Morning Musume member Hitomi Yoshizawa (2012-)
Rika Ishikawa (2012-)
Rika Ishikawa January 19, 1985 27 Former Morning Musume member
2008: Before Abcho
Hitomi Yoshizawa and Rika Ishikawa were in an another duo called Hangry & Angry.
2012-present: Formation and debut single
In February 2012, Hitomi Yoshizawa and Rika Ishikawa announced that would form a new unit called Abcho.  Abcho's first
single was released on May 23, 2012.  This was used as the opening theme song for Sengoku Collection.
"Me o Toshite Gyu Shiyo" (目をとじてギュッしよ? )
1. ^ "Dream Morning Musume's Ishikawa Rika & Yoshizawa Hitomi form new unit" (in English). TokyoHive. February 21, 2012.
Retrieved March 8, 2012.
2. ^ "ABCHO holds release event for debut single" (in English). TokyoHive. May 23, 2012. Retrieved May 26, 2012.
3. ^ "ABCHO reveals the jacket cover and track list for debut single" (in English). TokyoHive. March 7, 2012. Retrieved April 27,
Official website (Japanese)