Akiko "Akko" Noma (野間 亜紀子 maiden name: Akiko Hamada)?) was born February 13th, 1980, in Kagoshima, Japan. While in high school she met Yuu, who formed Jellyfish, a JUDY AND MARY cover band made-up of five girls including Akiko. When Jellyfish broke up a few years later, Yuu and Akiko would remain together and in 1998 form the rock band GO!GO!7188. Although Yuu is the lead vocalist of the group her style of performance is somewhat reserved.