Tomoko Kaneda (金田 朋子 Kaneda Tomoko, born May 29, 1973) is a Japanese voice actress, J-Pop singer, and radio personality who was born in Yokohama, Japan. She had worked at Aoni Production for 11 years, and had worked at freelance since April 2011, and it was announced to belong to Across Entertainment in August 2011. She graduated from Department of Architecture, Kanto Gakuin University. She is a member of the voice acting unit DROPS, which included fellow voice actors Mariko Kōda, Akemi Kanda, Ai Nonaka and Ryōko Shiraishi, and of the voice acting unit SD★Children along with Miyu Matsuki.
Her typecast is usually that of the young child, due to her cute, young and high-pitched voice. In fact, it has been reported that her voice is capable of producing sounds at a frequency beyond that of human hearing. She says in her blog's introduction, "My voice hardly changes even if I breathe in the helium gas.". Her height was 146 cm (4.79ft), when she was 29 years old. However, when she became 37 years old, her height was 150 cm(4.92ft), because she increased in stature afterwards.
Notable voice roles
- Tomodachi no umi (Culumon in Digimon)
- The Biggest Dreamer (Culumon in Digimon)
- Sekai ha NEOHAPPY (Azumanga Daioh character CD Vol.1 Chiyo Mihama)
- Nemurihime (Sleeping beauty) (DROPS)
- Koi no American football (DROPS)
- Furarekibunde Rock'n' Roll (DROPS)
- Musumegokoro★Otomegokoro / Sports shimasyo♥ (SD★Children)
- Ai no Senko (SD★Children)
- Sai Trichromatic"
- BLEACH BEAT COLLECTION 3rd SESSION: 05 NEL TU
- Aoitori (Bluebird) (Myself ; Yourself character songs Vol.5 Aoi Oribe)
- Warunai fever
- The Ambition of Nobuna Oda - Utahime 01 Music of the different world (Hachisuka Goemon in OdaNobuna No Yabou)
- Digimon timers song Carnival (Culumon in Digimon)
- Azumanga Daioh original Soundtrack vol.2 (Chiyo Mihama)
- Hanaukyo Maid-tai La Verite Drama CD Morning hen
- Caramel! Police Academy character songs
- GROW LANSER IV original character song Albums
- Myself;Yourself~Audio Drama CD~
- Guardian Hearts power up ! Sound Collection (SD★Children)
- CAN DROPS (DROPS)
- Hyakka SAY!RUN! Josei seiyū hen II (百歌声爛 －女性声優編II－) SVWC-7526
- Rune Princess Vocal Album
- W -Wish- character mini Album 3 Tomo & Saika"
- Miyu Matssuki & Tomoko Kaneda RADIO DEKOPIN night anniversary disc (松来未祐と金田朋子のRADIOデコピンないと anniversary disc)
- CD □□□(Kuchi-Ro-Ro)
Online game songs
- Twenty-Two (STREET GEARS)
- Radio Dot I: Tomoko Kanada's mini-mini-micro kindergarten
- ES Hour Radio no Ojikan
- Tomoko Kanada's mini-mini-micro electronic kindergarten
- Club AT-X Yappari Anime ga suki.
- Miyu Matssuki & Tomoko Kaneda RADIO DEKOPIN night
- Cyoo・ULTRA Super-mania new Radio wish group
- DROPS senpercent
- Miyu Matssuki & Tomoko Kaneda RADIO DEKOPIN night 2
- Super-dash station Mai Nakahara & Tomoko Kanada's heat Radi
- Nijichiu Parade
- Miyu Matssuki & Tomoko Kaneda RADIO DEKOPIN night 2.5
- Pixel Maritan peacekeeping RADIO
- Miyu Matssuki & Tomoko Kaneda RADIO DEKOPIN night SP
- Tomoko Kaneda & Makoto Yasumura's Air radio
- Tomoko Kaneda's Tobidoogu
- Faito ippatsu! Jûden chan!! Tensai Puragu no Genki ga deru Radio!!
- ^ NHK「SAVE THE FUTURE」アニメやります！金田朋子さん, YouTube, June 18, 2009
- ^ "http://www.atlusnet.jp/topic/detail/328," Altusnet, December 27, 2007.
- ^ コミックマスター朋ちゃんねる 02/09/21, ニコニコ動画, May 22, 2010
- ^ NHK BS 金田朋子の身長, YouTube, May 19, 2010
- ^ [http://www.nicovideo.jp/watch/1298345937 あたらしいたましい feat. 金田朋子 / □□□（クチロロ）, ニコニコ動画, February 22, 2010
- ^ [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3_OTRIOCxY 天然稽古場風景④ , YouTube, May 12, 2011