Melon Kinenbi was an all female pop band, with pop punk and R&B overtones, from Japan. Formed in 2000, they had some moderate success, being featured on some talk shows, as well as some of their songs being featured on successful anime shows. They split in 2010 however,maintaining the longest continuous lineup in Hello! Project history (the label which they were on.) Towards the end of their career, they werealso featured on singles by Beat Crusaders, New Rote'ka and Midori.