The Peanuts

The Peanuts | ザ・ピーナッツ | ざ・ぴーなっつ

Name in Japanese: ザ・ピーナッツ, ざ・ぴーなっつ

Years Active: 1959 - 1975

Members: Yumi Ito, Emi Ito

The Peanuts were one of Japan's first pop sensations, and one of the few that has become well known internationally. The duo comprised identical twin sisters Emi and Yumi Ito, born Hideyo and Tsukiko Ito on April 1, 1941 in Aichi prefecture. They were discovered by Watanabe Pro founder Sho Watanabe. The music impresario first saw them performing at a club in Nagoya as the Ito Sisters, and in 1958 brought them to Tokyo, where they were dubbed The Peanuts. Watanabe was able to get them work as presenters...

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