On July 12th, Tanigaki Kaede became an 8th generation member of street-sei, a trainee unit under the iDOL STREET label.
On August 1st, she also became a member of street-sei's Sapporo-based subgroup, SAPPORO Snow♥Loveits.
Kaede graduated from SAPPORO Snow Loveits and street-sei on June 30th.
In early 2019, Kaede applied for the 2019 WACK audition but was rejected before reaching the boot camp stage. She auditioned for WACK again the following Summer and was selected as a participant for the reality series MONSTER IDOL.
Despite remaining on the show for its entire duration, Kaede was not chosen to join MAMESHiBA NO TAiGUN in the final episode. However, at their debut live on December 25th, Watanabe Junnosuke announced that he had decided to let Kaede join the group after all.
On January 1st, Kaede's full stage name was revealed as Kaedephoenix.
Kaedephoenix's debut album, Start, will be released on June 10th.
Is currently a university student.
- Name: Tanigaki Kaede (谷垣楓)
- Stage Name: Kaedephoenix (カエデフェニックス)
- Other Names: Kaede (カエデ)
- Birth Date: April 4, 1998
- Birthplace: Hokkaido, Japan
- Bloodtype: AB
- Height: 163cm
- Western Zodiac: Leo
- Eastern Zodiac: Tiger
- WACK status:
- 2019.12.18: Joined MAMESHiBA NO TAiGUN
- MAMESHiBA NO TAiGUN Colour: ■ Purple
- SAPPORO Snow♥Loveits Colour: ■ Light Blue
- WACK Groups:
- MAMESHiBA NO TAiGUN (2019-)
- Other Groups:
- Overall Time in WACK: 0 Years, 8 Months, 26 Days
- [2019.11.06 - 2019.12.18] MONSTER IDOL
- Was a member of street-sei and SAPPORO Snow♥Loveits at the same time as Nao.
- Her hobby is watching movies.
- Became an idol fan after watching SUPER☆GiRLS on television in 6th grade.
- Claims her charm point is her soft cheeks.
- Her favourite idol group is Cheeky Parade.
- Is the oldest member of MAMESHiBA NO TAiGUN, but the lowest in seniority, due to joining a few weeks after the other members.