AKB48 41st Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo – Information & Dates

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Minegishi Minami – The dethroned Gatekeeper of the Senbatsu

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Minegishi Minami joined AKB48 as one of the founding member in October 2005. Since then she always has tried her best to increase her variety, singing and dancing skills. Soon

Miyazawa Sae – Not the perfect idol, but the perfect oshimen

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Genking. The ikemen idol. Twin Towers. Everyone’s source of energy. A 2nd generation veteran of 630 theater shows, 30 single senbatsu appearances and infinite TV performances. An incredibly kind person,

Takahashi Minami – The Soul of AKB48

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“Hard work will definitely be rewarded. I, Takahashi Minami, will prove this with my life!” Takahashi Minami, also known as “Takamina”, is one of the founding members of AKB48 together

Will 48G Sousenkyo’s first ever consecutive Number 1 spot be Itadaki-Mayuyu-ed?

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Watanabe Mayu, more popularly known as Mayuyu, was born on March 26, 1994 in Saitama Prefecture. Watanabe auditioned for AKB48’s 3rd generation and was placed in the newly formed Team

Kashiwagi Yuki – The Idol of the Idols

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Kashiwagi Yuki, also popularly known as Yukirin, joined AKB48 as a 3rd genereration team B member, and is also in NGT48’s Team NIII, as well a member of French Kiss.

Why you should vote for Kitahara Rie!

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When Kitahara Rie first joined AKB48, she was immediately one of the members that would get pushed very often, she was even considered to be one of AKB’s future aces

AKB48WrapUp’s “Vote for My Oshi!” Campaign

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Won’t you vote for me? Fufufu (o^ ^o) Vote for My Oshi! Campaign Now that we’re in the period leading to the Sousenkyo, if you’re a member of a fanbase

Can you make it through these adorable Kojimako GIFs without oshihenning?

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After a fairly stressful week in the 48G fandom with Matsui Rena out of Sousenkyo, Kawaei Rina graduating and the whole Surprise Shuffle shebang, here at WrapUp we thought we’d

AKB48 40th Single “Bokutachi wa Tatakawanai” Senbatsu Members announced, Shimazaki Haruka as center – Iriyama Anna declined senbatsu position

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Senbatsu members for AKB48’s 40th Single, “Bokutachi wa Tatakawanai” ( 僕たちは戦わない ) was announced today during AKB48’s Solo Concert at Saitama Super Arena – Shimazaki Haruka is chosen to be

AKB48 Members Surprise Spring Shuffle at Saitama Super Arena (03/26), Kawaei Rina’s Graduation Announcement

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Member reactions to Kawaei Rina’s graduation announcement from AKB48 Furuhata Nao – AKB48 concurrency ends Yagura Fuuko – AKB48 concurrency ends Kotani Riho – AKB48 concurrency ends Yamada Nana –

AKB48 41st Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo – Information & Dates

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48G fans, it’s that time of the year again! We hope your wallets / bank accounts / credit cards / secret stashes are ready for the 40th Single ( title

Quiz: Hidden Meanings hiding in J-pop Song Titles

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Do you know hidden/original meanings of these J-pop song titles? 1 NMB48 – Kitagawa Kenji Name of the President of AKB48 Name of the Executive Producer of AKB48 Name of

Quiz: How AKB48 Member reacted to Takahashi Minami’s (Fake) Dating Scandal?

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Once Akimoto Yasushi said Love-Ban Rule is just a fun stuff to spice things up. Back then, it came off a bit like a dodge – it was right after

Quiz: Can you guess AKB48 Members only by their VOICE?

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Take our quiz to see how much you know about your beloved AKB48 members aurally! 1 Guess Whose Voice This is? Yokoyama Yui Yamada Nana Takahashi Juri Watanabe Miyuki 2

14 Pictures that prove AKB48 and K-Pop CAN get along together just fine!

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Okay this is a bit click-bait-ish title, but we think this list is pretty amazing. Some of AKB48 members in this list are famous for being huge Kpop fans, some

AKB48 38th Single “Kibou Teki Refrain” first public performance at All Star Kanshasai

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Earlier today (4th October 2014) AKB48 unveiled their 38th Single, Kibou Teki Refrain (Wishful Refrain / 希望的リフレイン) during the TV program All Star Kanshasai (All Star Thanksgiving). Of course, prior

How to vote in AKB48 New Team Surprise’s “Create a Song” Project!

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The voting period for AKB48’s “Create a Song” project has started! To simply describe the project, basically you get to listen to 8 different melodies ( A – H )