Tag Archive: HKT48

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.


HKT48 – Saikou ka yo

HKT48 - Saikou ka yoThe new single of HKT48 will be released on September 7.

This is the 8th single of HKT48. It is entitled Saikou ka yo (最高かよ).

The short versions of the MVs have been unveiled.


HKT48 – 74 Okubun no 1 no Kimi e

HKT48 - 74 Okubun no 1 no Kimi e (74億分の1の君へ)HKT48‘s 7th single 74 Okubun no 1 no Kimi e (74億分の1の君へ) will be released on April 13th.

The list of the Senbatsu members has been announced. The center is Kodama Haruka.

The MV, the tracklist and the covers have been revealed.


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.


Sashihara Rino reveals sexy pictures from her photobook

Sashihara Rino (指原莉乃) / HKT48Sashihara Rino‘s new photobook will be published on March 22nd.

Sashihara Rino took up the challenge the pose for sexy photos as a gravure idol. According to the description, the pictures in lingerie aim to emphasize her legs and buttocks.

The photo shooting was done during Sasshi’s trip in Las Vegas last October. The member of HKT48 went to the Bellagio Hotel, to the downtown, to a motel room…

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.


HKT48 feat. Kishidan – Shekarashika!

HKT48 feat. Kishidan - ShekarashikaThe new single of HKT48 feat. Kishidan entitled Shekarashika! (しぇからしか) will be released on November 25.

This the 6th single of HKT48. It’s a collaboration single with the rock band Kishidan (氣志團).

The MV and the covers were unveiled.


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.


HKT48 History Book “Kusatara, Make”

HKT48 1st Official History Book HKT48 1st official history book Kusattara, Make (腐ったら、負け) will be published on August 8.

As its title suggests, this book traces the history of HKT48 from its creation, 4 years ago, to nowadays.

It features interviews with all the members of the idol group about this long period.