Tag Archive: AKB48

Graduation of Kizaki Yuria from AKB48

Kizaki Yuria (木﨑ゆりあ) - AKB48Kizaki Yuria announced her graduation from AKB48.

This announcement was made on April 12 during the radio show All Night Nippon with the presence of the AKB48 members, Yokoyama Yui and Iriyama Anna.

The date of her graduation ceremony hasn’t been determined yet.

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Graduation of Nakamura Mariko from AKB48

Nakamura Mariko (中村麻里子) - AKB48The vice-captain of Team A, Nakamura Mariko (中村麻里子), announced her graduation from AKB48.

This announcement was made on March 15 during a concert of the AKB48 at the group’s theater.

The reason she decided to leave the group is due to her desire to be a TV newscaster and to be a personality loved by the people of her area. As a result, she will join Sun Television in Hyogo from April to become an TV announcer.

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AKB48 – Shoot Sign

AKB48 - Shoot SignAKB48 will release their 47th single Shoot Sign (シュートサイン) on March 15 .

The central member is Kojima Haruna. This is the last appearance of 1st generation member Kojiharu with the famous idol group, since Kojima Haruna graduated from AKB48 and held a last concert with AKB48 on last February 22. She also performs a solo song on this single.

The title song is used as the theme song of the drama Tofu Pro Wrestling in which plays Kojima and some AKB48 members .

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AKB48 – Thumbnail

AKB48 - ThumbnailThe new album of AKB48 Thumbnail (サムネイル) will be released on January 25.

This is the 5th original album of the famous idol group from Tokyo.

It contains the latest singles released from AKB48: Kuchibiru ni Be My Baby, Kimi wa Melody, Tsubasa wa Iranai, Love Trip / Shiawase wo Wakanasai and High Tension.

It is the last album of the AKB48 featuring Kojima Haruna, member of the 1st generation of the group of idols. She will be graduating at the end of February.

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Happy 21st Birthday Shinozaki Ayana

Shinozaki Ayana (篠崎彩奈) - AKB48Shinozaki Ayana (篠崎彩奈) birthday is today and may all of her birthday wishes come true.

Shinozaki Ayana is a member of AKB48’s Team K (2015-Present). Her nickname is Ayanan. She was born on January 8, 1996 in Saitama, Japan. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn. She is a singer and actress as well.

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Iwasa Misaki – Saba Kaidou

Iwasa Misaki - Saba KaidouIwasa Misaki begins the year 2017 with a new single entitiled Saba Kaidou (鯖街道).

It’s the 6th single of the former AKB48 member. It will be released on January 10.

The short version of the MV was posted last December.

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Jankenmin – Sakasazaka

Jankenmin - SakasazakaThe 1st single from Jankenmin will be released on December 21st.

It is entitled Sakasazaka (逆さ坂).

Jankenmin is a special unit from AKB48. It is from the AKB48 2016 Janken Tournament.

The members of the idol group are: Komiyama Haruka, Shibuya Nagisa, Takeuchi Saki (SKE48), Tanabe Miku, Nozawa Rena, Fukuoka Seina and Yumoto Ami.

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Owada Nana announced her graduation from AKB48

Owada Nana (大和田南那) - AKB48Owada Nana recently announced her graduation from AKB48.

This announcement was made by herself at the end of the Boku no Taiyou stage performance at their theater on November 29th.

The date of her graduation ceremony and her last concert with the idol group hasn’t been determined yet.

The reasons why she wants to leave the group wasn’t revealed. However, Nana apologized via a tweet for this sudden announcement and asked for fans to support her until her departure and her withdrawal as an idol.

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