Nate (Real Name: Ichizawa Nate) is a Japanese idol singer.Nate currently a soloist under IWB48 and a former member of IWB48's Team I.Nate graduated from Team I to become a soloist under IWB48 March 21,2011.


  • Birth Name: Ichizawa Nate (壱沢ネイト)
  • Stage Name: Nate (ネイト)
  • Nickname: Natchan (夏っちゃん) 
  • Birthdate: Feburary 5,1993 (age 20)
  • Birthplace: Iwate,Hanamaki,Japan
  • Bloodtype: A
  • Hobbies: Singing
  • Catchphrase: Don't call me Ichizawa-san,Call me Nate. I don't follow your rules,you follow mine. Got it? (Japanese: Watashi neito o yobidashi, watashi Ichizawa-san yobidasanaide kudasai. Watashi wa anata no rūru ni shitagatte inai, anata wa watashi ni shitagatte kudasai. Wakatta?)
  • Audition Song: Bingo!-AKB48
  • Height: 169 cm
  • Bust: 80 cm
  • Waist: 58 cm
  • Hips: 76 cm
  • Agency: STAR48 (2010-2011),THE QUEEN (2011-present)

IWB48 Saizensen VoteEdit

  • Ranekd #15 in the 1st Saizensen Vote,held in 2010
  • Ranked #8 in the 2nd Saizensen Vote,held in 2011
  • Did not participate in the 3rd Saizensen Vote.
  • Did not participate in the 4th Saizensen Vote.

Single ParticipationEdit

IWB48 SinglesEdit

  1. Give Me Strength!
  2. Bara no Girl
  3. Nigeru
  4. Tachimasu
  5. Watashi ni kisu suru
  6. Party!Party!Party!


  1. [2011.05.15] NATE
  2. [2011.12.08] Nanpa-SEN (Shipwreck!!)
  3. [2012.07.18] MITSUKETA (FOUND)
  4. [2012.10.08] Beautiful Butterfly
  5. [2013.04.15] Microphone Queen!
  6. [2013.09.18] Watashi wa Anata no GAARU! (I am your girl!)





  • [2012.05.16] Kono Town
  • [2013.03.11] Kono Town The 2nd


  • [2011.02-2011.03] Sakura kara no Tegami
  • [2012.03-2012.05] LEAVE



  • [2010.12.15] NATE
  • [2011.07.19] SUPER♥GIRL
  • [2013.04.12] UNNORMAL


  • Is the first Team I member to debut as a soloist
  • Nate was and is still close friends with former Team I member Ikuta Aya.They sometimes skype and talk o the phone.
  • Out of all the members of the subunit STREAM,she is featured in the least ammount of singles,being only featured in one single.
  • MITSUKETA is Nate's highest selling single,with a total of 992,382 copies sold.
  • Has a jumpy attitude.
  • On IWB48's show (which she is only featured in once in a while),IWBKYO!,she revealed that she can not live without her cell phone.If something happens to it,she'll beg her mom for a new one,and won't come out her room until she gets it.Akutagawa Suzume said it was because Nate wants to keep in contact with Ikuta Aya.