Akimoto Yasushi says “Love Ban Law is just a ‘fun thing’ to make 48G more captivating (and marketable)”

AKB48 13th Gen Iwatate Saho aka Sahhoo shows her humanity for her fan who wants to Commit Suicide

Team 8 Yokoyama Yui joins the list of the victims of Paruru The Doctor’s Salty Barbs

AKB48 let SKE48 Matsui Rena and BKA48 Kawaei Rina perform Center in Heavy Rotation to commemorate their graduation

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Round-up for NMB upcoming DVDs releases (March & April 2014)

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It was recently announced by Kaneko Takeshi, the respective theater manager of NMB48, that NMB48 is going to release a number of their concert DVDs in the near future. According

Grand Reformation Festival in February & Request Hour 2014 Day 4 rankings

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The last day of AKB48’s 4 day festival! And what a day it is! The announcement of the Grand Reformation Festival ( Dai Sokaku Matsuri ) that can potentially change

AKB48 Draft members unveiling, AKB48 Request Hour Best Setlist Day 3 and Acchan’s visit

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First of all, sorry for being extremely late on the updates! Things happen. Anyway, if you think surprises only happen after the show is over, you are quite wrong for

AKB48 35th Single Senbatsu “Mae Shika Mukanee” members & Request Hour 2014 Day 2 rankings

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And so the 2nd day of the continuous 4 day festival begins! (≧ω≦)b A delightful surprise that Sugar Rush made its way into the Top 200 – also that all

Announcement: New AKB48 Team 8 formed & Request Hour 2014 Day 1 rankings

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23rd of January 2014 marked the long awaited AKB48 Request Hour that will go on for 4 days until Sunday the 26th. Below are the songs that ranked on the

NMB48 announced mini team shuffle, Yamada Nana transferred to Team M, 2 Kenkyuusei get promoted to team N

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During NMB48 Request Hour Setlist Best 30, NMB48 announced promotion ofKoga Narumi (3rd gen) and Nishimura Aika (4th generation’s ace) to team N and transfer of Yamada Nana to team

Togasaki, the general manager of AKB48 shares his comment, looking back on 2013 Request Hour and confidence votes on managers

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. Fans reactions: “Of course the most memorable perform was “Hashire Penguin”. You will never understand how shocking the disbandment of team 4 was to us, unless you’re the team

Takahashi Minami demands members to be more ambitious

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As AKB48 received a bit critical message from Akimoto Yasushi, the general producer of the group, on the second day of AKB48 Resuest Hour Setlist Best 100, where he slammed

Team 4 fans can make “Hashire Penguin” to win the top 25 spot for upcoming Request Hour 2013?

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” Honestly I’m no team 4 Ota but the team that has been endeavoring will disappear after the 2nd reformation. To leave a trace that AKB48 team 4 did exist before,

Will "Nan'te Bohemian" win a spot at AKB48 Request Hour 2013 ?

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” This is a thread to make Nan'te Bohemian win the spot in this year's Request Hour Setlist Best 100. ” The thing is whether SKE Ota vote for this