Girl Next Door is a Japanese J-pop trio that debuted in 2008 on the Avex Trax label. The band consists of vocalist Chisa, guitarist Yuji Inoue and Daisuke Suzuki on keyboard.
Girl Next Door was formed in March, and subsequently made their official debut in September 2008. Originally a member of Ma-Kiss, Chisa was presented many times in front of Max Matsuura (founder of Avex) through Avex Artist Academy Show Case. After many attempts by AAA staff, Chisa was finally acknowledged by Max Matsuura and was then introduced to keyboard player Suzuki and guitar player, Inoue.
Girl Next Door's debut single, "Guzen no Kakuritsu" (偶然の確率?), was placed online on several sites from May 29, 2008. As of July 2008, there were two million views.
Over a period of three months from their debut, they have released three singles. On December 24, 2008, they released their self-titled debut album including songs from the three singles.
On December 22, 2008, the band's official fanclub "Next Door" opened.
The trio's 6th single (and their first triple A-side single) "Be Your Wings/Friendship/Wait for You" was released August 5, 2009. "Be Your Wings" was used as the opening song for the game Tales of VS.
On January 20, 2010, they released their second album NEXT FUTURE which became their first No. 1 album on Oricon, selling 50,000 copies in the first week.
On June 3, 2013, the group's fifth anniversary, the band formally announced that they would dissolve within the year. Their last performance was at SHIBUYA-AX on December 8, 2013.