(Short Random News) AKB Jidousha-Bu Okinawa Special, HKT48 MV, JKT48, NY

  November 17, 2012

“Target: Have a drive around Okinawa”


  • A 1 hour Okinawa Special for the show AKB Jidousha-Bu (Driving/Automobile club) will air on the 24th at time, 25:55 to 26:55. (So actually 25th at 1:55am)
  • On HKT48’s 15th theatre performance they showed for the first time their new MV for the song “HatsuKoi Butterfly” which will be a song included in AKB’s 29th single.
  • JKT48: Takajo Aki & Nakagawa Haruka had their debut performance on Indonesian TV.

  • PV for GIVE ME FIVE shot on the 17th Nov last year for 3 days. Next week’s A theatre performance will see all the senbatsu members missing. So it is predicted that they will start shooting for the 30th single starting from next week. This would be for the February release single (most likely).
  • (Sakura no Ki ni Narou was shot on the 26th and 27th of Dec)
  • Several Members were in Broadway, namely: Masuda Yuka, Akimoto Sayaka, Kuramochi Asuka, Oya Shizuka, Oba Mina, Nagao Mariya. (They all have some experience) There were going to a training school for musical performers.
  • According to staff, “It’s not like they’re going to immediately perform on the stage, we don’t have plans for that. But because we have a diverse range of members, as long as we have the chance we want to continue to accept many challenges.” http://www.nikkansports.com/entertainment/akb48/news/p-et-tp0-20121117-1047928.html