Tag Archive: SKE48

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.


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 .


SKE48 – Kakumei no Oka

SKE48 - Kakumei no OkaSKE48 released their new album Kakumei no Oka (革命の丘) on February 22.

This is the 2nd album of SKE48. They had not released albums for 5 years.

Check out the MV for the idol group’s new song Natsu yo, Isoge!.


Happy 25th Birthday Kuwabara Mizuki

Kuwabara Mizuki (桑原みずき) - SKE48Kuwabara Mizuki‘s birthday is today and may all of her birthday wishes come true.

Kuwabara Mizuki is a former member of SKE48‘s Team S. She joined SKE48 as a kenkyuusei in August 2008, and was promoted as a regular member in October 2008. She graduated from SKE48 on May 6, 2013.


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.


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.


SKE48 – Kin no Ai, Gin no Ai

SKE48 - Kin no Ai, Gin no AiThe new single of SKE48 Kin no Ai, Gin no Ai (金の愛、銀の愛) was released on August 17.

It’s the 28th single of idol group.

The single’s center is Matsui Jurina.


Graduation of Shibata Aya from SKE48

Shibata Aya (柴田阿弥) - SKE48Shibata Aya announced her graduation from SKE48.

This announcememnt was made on June 24 during her Nico Nico live stream program.

She explained that her dream is to be an television personality and that she finished her adventure with SKE48. She would study new things, do her best and persevere in the artistic domain.


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.


Matsui Rena & Charan Po Rantan – Shabon

Matsui Rena & Charan Po Rantan - ShabonMatsui Rena and Charan Po Rantan will release the single Shabon (シャボン) on April 6th.

This is the 1st solo project of Matsui Rena since her graduation from SKE48 in August 2015.

Matsui Rena makes regular appearances on the radio show Music and Comic Plus (ミュ~コミ+プラス) broadcast on All Night Nippon. She became friend with Charan Po Rantant when they participated in the show as guests.