Tag Archive: NMB48

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.


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.


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.


AKB48 Janken Tournament 2015

Fujita Nana - AKB48 Janken Tournament 2015Fujita Nana (Team K) won the AKB48 Janken Tournament 2015 (じゃんけん大会2015). She defeated Nakanishi Chiyori (Team A) in final.

As the winner, Fujita Nana’s prize is to make her solo debut.

The AKB48 Janken Tournament 2015 took place on September 16 at the Yokohama Arena.

Check out the full results.


AKB48 – Halloween Night

AKB48 - Halloween NightOn July 4, AKB48 revealed their 41st single on Music Day show. The position of the members has been defined at the AKB48 Senbatsu General Election 2015.

The title of this single is Halloween Night (ハロウィーン・ナイト).

The center is Sashihara Rino.

Cbeck out the short version of the MV and the photos of the costumes.


AKB48 – Majisuka Gakuen 5

majisuka-gakuen-5-paruruThe next AKB48 drama has just been announced : Majisuka Gakuen 5 (マジすか学園5). It will be aired starting on August 24th, 2015.

This 5th season of the famous 48group drama will both be aired on TV (the first two episodes on NTV) and on online video provider “Hulu”.


NMB48 – Durian Shounen

NMB48 - Durian ShounenNMB48‘s 12th single Durian Shounen (ドリアン少年) will be on sale on July 15.

Team N’s Suto Ririka has been appointed in center position for the first time.

Check out the MV.


AKB48 Senbatsu General Election 2015

Sashihara Rino - AKB48 41st Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo (AKB48 41stシングル 選抜総選挙)The 7th AKB48 Senbatsu General Election 2015 (第7回AKB48選抜総選挙2015) was held on June 6 at Fukuoka Dome.

The results of the AKB48 41st Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo (AKB48 41stシングル 選抜総選挙) were announced. Sashihara Rino ranked 1st with 194,049 votes. Kashiwagi Yuki and Watanabe Mayu came in 2nd and 3rd position with respectively 167,183 and 165,789 votes.

The live stream has ended. Check out the final results.


Muro Kanako to graduate from NMB48

Muro Kanako (NMB48)Muro Kanako announced her graduation from NMB48.

Muro Kanako explained that she decided to leave the group because she wants pursue her career as a gravure idol.

This announcement was made on May 8 during NMB48 Team N performance at their theater in Osaka.


AKB48 – Bokutachi wa Tatakawanai

AKB48 - Bokutachi wa TatakawanaiAKB48‘s 40th single Bokutachi wa Tatakawanai (僕たちは戦わない) will be released on May 20.

The track listing and the Senbatsu members selected from AKB48, SKE48, NMB48, HKT48, NGT48 and Nogizaka46 have been announced. Shimazaki Haruka got the center position.

The short version of the MV has been unveiled. The girls fight against enemies in a post apocalyptic future world. They also appear as angels with white wings.