Maimi Yajima (矢島 舞美 Yajima Maimi, born February 7, 1992 in Saitama Prefecture) is a member and the leader of Cute, a J-pop group within Hello! Project. Her younger cousin, Akari Takeuchi, is a member of S/mileage, another girl group within Hello! Project. She has been nicknamed "Rain Girl" by fans and her fellow Cute members, who say that she is the one that causes it to rain so often on important days, such as at concerts and events the group attends.