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I★Chu: Halfway Through the Idol (2021)
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I★Chu: Halfway Through the Idol (2021)
Original name: アイ★チュウ HALFWAY THROUGH THE IDOL
Genre: Animation
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Youths aiming to become full-fledged idols enroll in the Étoile Vio School where the students are called IChu. But soon after they begin, Kuma Kocho gets them off to a rocky start with a single phrase...?! As they each work toward their individual goals, their activities as idols make the IChu begin to wonder... "What is an idol?" In their struggle to find an answer, the springtime of the IChu's lives is whittled out in glittering moments and flashes of brilliance. Their story begins now!
Style: inspirational, light, feel good, sweet
Plot: follow your dream, school, slice of life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, music, youth, friends, contests and competitions, singer, ambition, group of friends, young people, music business, rivalry, performance, training, social relations, music band, talented

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