Up Up Girls (Kari) released their 4th album on August 29th of 2017.[1] This was the last album released by Up Up Girls (Kari) in which all original members appeared.[2] There were two versions, normal and limited first release.[3]

About the Album

Up Up Girls (Kari)'s fourth album, titled both 4th Album and FORCE,[4] was announced in June of 2017.[5] There was a two year gap between this album and their previous. Since this was the final album to include Sengoku Minami and Sato Ayano, each member was given a solo song. This solo tracks were only included in the limited first release.[3] This was the first and last album to include Sato Ayano as a lyricist as she wrote her solo song "Start Line".


  1. "4th アルバム(仮)" (Japanese). Up Up Girls (Kari) official website. 2017-8-29.
  2. "8月29(火)「4th アルバム(仮)」リリース決定!!!!!!!! #アプガ" (Japanese). Up Up Girls (Kari) official blog. 2017-06-24.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "4th アルバム(仮)【初回限定盤】" (Japanese). Up Up Girls (Kari) official website. 2017-08-29.
  4. Kubota, Taihei. "アップアップガールズ(仮)『4thアルバム(仮)』 7人のフォースを詰め込んだ、集大成となるフォース・アルバム!" (Japanese). Mikiki. 2017.08.29.
  5. "アップアップガールズ(仮):“7人最後”のCD発売 初回限定盤には全員のソロ曲" (Japanese). Mantan Web. 2018-06-24.