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Babe (ベイブ pronounced "Babe"), stylized "BaBe", was a Japanese pop duo, composed of Tomoko Kondo and Yukari Nikaido. They debuted in February 1987 with "Give Me Up", a cover of Michael Fortunati's original song. From February 1987 to February 1990 they had several hits including "I Don't Know", "Somebody Loves You", and "Get a Chance!". Their highest single ranking on the Oricon
Oricon
charts was #4 in 1987 for Somebody Loves You.[1] They sang "Get A Chance!" as the end theme and post-credits music video in the third Project A-ko
Project A-ko
anime. They also sang an all English song, "Love in the First Degree" (a cover of the Bananarama
Bananarama
single).[2] They disbanded in February 1990 because of Yukari's marriage and pregnancy.

Contents

1 Members 2 Discography 3 References 4 External links

Members[edit]

Tomoko Kondo (近藤 智子, Kondō Tomoko) was born on February 17, 1968 in Tokyo, Japan.[3] Yukari Nikaido (二階堂 ゆかり, Nikaidō Yukari) was born on August 29, 1967 in Tokyo, Japan.[3]

Discography[edit] Singles

"Give Me Up" - February 21, 1987 "I Don't Know!" - May 2, 1987 "Somebody Loves You" - September 10, 1987 "Hold Me" - October 21, 1987 "Tonight" - January 21, 1988 "Get A Chance" - May 11, 1988 "Wake Up!" - August 31, 1988 "She Has a Dream" - March 1, 1989

Albums

Bravo! - June 21, 1987 Nice! - December 5, 1987 Good! - January 5, 1988 Fight - June 21, 1988 Brand New - April 21, 1989 Contrast - February 22, 1990 The Best of BaBe - May 21, 1990 BaBe Best - March 20, 2002

References[edit]

^ (in Japanese) BaBe-リリース-ORICON STYLE ミュージック ^ (in Japanese) Others ^ a b (in Japanese) "BaBeのプロフィール"

External links[edit]

BaBe Archives Encyclopedia Idollica Images

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