Akane (茜), Akane Hirose (廣瀬 茜) is female Japanese artist. She is the leader and drummer for the Japanese girl band Band-Maid.
- Stage Name: Akane (茜)
- Birth Name: Akane Hirose (廣瀬 茜)
- Nickname: A-chan (あーちゃん)
- Position: Leader, Drummer
- Birthday: December 14th, –
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Height: 167 cm (5’6′)
- Born: Hyogo, Japan.
– She attended Toyko School of Music with MISA.
– She is in charge of organising the band’s rehearsal and performances.
– She boasts that she can eat 5 bowls of ramen, 30 plates in a Kaiten Sushi and 130 bowls of soba.
– She has been playing the piano for 4 years, the trombone for 5 years and drums for 6 years.
– She said she wants to continue to break the walls between genres, and continue to do things no one else but BAND-MAID can do.
– She is also a member of Rice-cakes and Cheese with Kanami.
– She is also a DJ under the stage name DJ Achi.
– She likes to watch drumming videos on YouTube, including drum covers and drum performance videos.
– She is a big fan of Snoopy.
– She loves Anime, her favorites are Attack On Titan, Evangelion, Gin Tama and Osomatsu-San.
– She has a cat named Kururu.