Abe Erie (阿部絵里恵), better known by her stage names Erie and DJ Erie (also known as Dream Erie during solo promotions), is a Japanese pop singer, performer and DJ. She was a member of girl groups Dream and E-girls. She joined Dream in 2002 through an audition held by avex trax in search of new members.
In October 7, 2015, she announced that she would be graduating from being a performer on E-girls but will still contribute to the group as a DJ.
In October 28, 2016, she revealed to be graduating from both Dream and E-girls and also retire from the entertainment industry in the end of the year. She revealed to be "wanting to start her life from zero" with the current line-up of Dream completing 15 years in the group in July 7, 2016 and will go study abroad once she graduates.
In December 31, 2016, she officially graduated from Dream and E-girls and retired from the entertainment industry.
In that past she was chubby and was nicknamed "エリブタ" (Eri-pig)
Dream: For E-girls to do a zombie-themed music video
Erie had an instagram account (@erie_dream03) until January 1, 2017, same day she graduated from Dream and E-girls, when she deleted the account. The website for her DJ activities (http://djerie.jp/ (archived)) closed on January 6. She then opened a new Instagram account on September 3, 2017, same day as her 30th birthday.