Minegishi Minami is a Japanese idol singer. She was a member of AKB48's original Team A before being transferred to Team K. In 2012 she was once again transferred to Team B. She was later demoted to AKB48 Kenkyuusei, due to a scandal in early 2013. In August 2013, Minegishi was chosen to be Team 4's captain. She is a member of the unit no3b, coincidentally the last remaining 3 members of AKB48's First Generation. Transferred to Team K on March 26, 2015 (AKB48 Spring Shuffle 2015).
Currently she's the 2nd member (After Kobayashi Kana) with the most performances at the theater (821, as of March 2016).