Momoiro Clover Z (ももいろクローバーZ) is a female idol group of selected members from Stardust Promotion Agency's3-B Jr Department. The group formed in 2008 as Momoiro Clover and made their musical debut a year later with the single "Momoiro Punch" under the indies label Happy Music Record. Since the latter half of 2010, Momoiro Clover is signed under major label King Records and is under the sub-label STARCHILD. They were previously signed to Universal Japan earlier in 2010.
On April 10, 2011, Hayami Akari graduated from the group and the group decided to be renamed Momoiro Clover Z.
Purple = Reni
Yellow = Shiori
Red = Kanako
Blue = Akari
Green = Momoka
Takagi Reni (renipyon, renichan)
blood type: O
favorite brand: LIZ LIZA
Momota Kanako (かなこぉ↑)
fave sport: gymnastics
Ariyasu Momoka (momo~)
blood type: A
She appeared in several of SMAP and EXILE's PVs.
Tamai Shiori (shiorin)
blood type: A
Sasaki Ayaka (a~rin)
blood type: AB
Former Members :
Takai Tsukina (joined SKE48)
Ikura Manami （transfered to Creamy Parfait）
Fujishiro Sumire （transfered to Creamy Parfait）
Hayami Akari (早見あかり; graduated on April 10, 2011)
Fans call them "Momokuro" (ももクロ)
The group was formed on May, 2008 during Stardust Agency's audition event for 3-B Jr
"Pure na onna no ko ga shiawase wo hakobitai" (*「ピュアな女の子が、幸せを運びたい」) is their formal introduction for every concert and event live.
Modernized traditional japanese clothing, particularly yukata, are their primary costumes
Momota Kanako was appointed the new leader of the group after Tagaki Reni stepped down because of leadership issues