Tag Archive: NMB48

New AKB48 sister group : STU48

STU48A new idol group of the franchise AKB48 was formed: this is STU48.

The name of the STU48 refers to the town of Setouchi, located in Okayama Prefecture.

After the formation of the sister group NGT48 in 2015, the group of STU48 will be the 6th national sister group of AKB48, scheduled to debut in summer of 2017.

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Yamamoto Sayaka – Rainbow

Yamamoto Sayaka - RainbowNMB48 leader Yamamoto Sayaka will make her solo debut with her album Rainbow.

It will be released on October 26.

The short version of the music video for Yuki Koi was unveiled.

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AKB48 – Love Trip

AKB48 - Love TripAKB48 will unveil its 48th single Love Trip on August 31.

The videoclips in full and short versions were posted on YouTube.

The single’s center is Sashihara Rino.

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NMB48 – Boku wa Inai

NMB48 - Boku wa InaiThe new single of NMB48 entitled Boku wa Inai (僕はいない) is on sale since August 3.

This the 15th single of the idol group.

The short and dance versions of the MV were unveiled.

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Yamamoto Sayaka left AKB48

Yamamoto Sayaka (山本彩) - NMB48Yamamoto Sayaka announced her departure from AKB48 Team K.

This announcement was made by herself on May 26th at NM48 Theater in Osaka during a live performance.

Sayanee specified to continue her activities with her debut group NMB48 which she is a member of the 1st generation and the captain.

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Graduation of Watanabe Miyuki from NMB48

Watanabe Miyuki (8渡辺美優紀) - NMB48Watanabe Miyuki announced her graduation from NMB48.

Milky told that she was making way for the new generation. She thinks that the younger members are ready now. She hasn’t given details about her future activities.

The date of Watanabe Miyuki’s graduation hasn’t been determined yet.

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AKB48 – Kimi wa Melody

AKB48 - Kimi wa Melody (君はメロディ)The new single of AKB48 Kimi wa Melody (君はメロディー) will be on sale on March 9.

This is the 43rd single of the idol group. It celebrates for the second time the 10th anniversary of the group (after the recent release of a compilation album in last November).

For this occasion, some former members such as the popular Maeda Atsuko, Itano Tomomi, Shinoda Mariko and Oshima Yuko make a brilliant appearance on the covers of singles and the clip. Although they have not participated in the recording of the single in its entirety, they perform the title track.

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Kondo Rina leaves NMB48

Kondo Rina (近藤里奈) / NMB48Kondo Rina announced her graduation from NMB48.

This announcement was made on January 15 during Team M’s performance at NMB48 Theater in Osaka.

She said that she wants to focus other dreams. She will be working hard to become an actress.

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AKB48 coming-of-age ceremony 2016

AKB48 coming-of-age ceremony 201632 members from AKB48, SKE48NMB48, HKT48 and NGT48 held their coming-of-age ceremony (成人式, seijin shiki) on January 11 at Kanda Shrine in Tokyo.

Kizaki Yuria, Iriyama Anna, Tani Marika, Anai Chihiro, Tanigawa Airi and Nishigata Marina were part of the girls who became adults. They were all wearing pretty furisode.

Check out some photos of the event.

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NMB48 – Must be now

NMB48 - Must be nowThe new single of NMB48 Must be now is on sale since October 7.

This is the 13th single of the idol group.

The center member is Yamamoto Sayaka.

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