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Megumi Asaoka (麻丘めぐみ) is a Japanese female popular singer and actress. Asaoka was born on October 11, 1955 in Ohita, Japan and grew up in Osaka. She started as a model for photos of magazines and on TV commercials. In 1972 at age 16, she started as a singer and sung her first recording song "芽ばえ". Her biggest hit that she had ever made was a song "わたしの彼は左きき" in July, 1973. Many songs sung by Asaoka were written by a songwriter Kyohei Tsutsumi.

She had been popular in 1970s. But in 1983 she made up her mind to start herself as an actress for movies and on television.

Her hit songs

Her major hit songs were as follows.

  • 芽ばえ (1972)
  • 悲しみよこんにちは (1972)
  • 女の子なんだもん (1973)
  • 森を駈ける恋人たち (1973)
  • わたしの彼は左きき (1973)
  • アルプスの少女 (1973)
  • ときめき (1974)
  • 白い部屋 (1974)
  • 悲しみのシーズン (1974)
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