Tag Archive: Watanabe Mayu

Watarirouka Hashiritai – Best Album

Watarirouka Hashiritai 7 (渡り廊下走り隊)Watarirouka Hashiritai Best Album (ベストアルバム) will be released on December 25.

This greatest hits album includes all singles of the AKB48 sub-unit and solo songs performed by Watanabe Mayu, Oota Aika…

2 editions with different tracklists are available.

The complete edition comes with 3CDs, 2 DVDs featuring the music videos and bonus footage, and a 52-page photobook.


Watarirouka Hashiritai 7 to disband

Watarirouka Hashiritai 7 (わたりろうかはしりたいセブン)Watarirouka Hashiritai 7 is going to disband on December 25.

The idol group will release a best-of album on Christmas. It is currently untitled.

Watarirouka Hashiritai 7 is a sub-unit of AKB48 formed in 2008. It consists of 6 members including Watanabe Mayu.


Watanabe Mayu – Rappa Renshuuchuu

Watanabe Mayu - Rappa RenshuuchuuWatanabe Mayu’s 4th solo single Rappa Renshuuchuu (ラッパ練習中) will be released on July 10.

5 editions are available. Each CD contains 3 songs and their instrumental versions. The coupling songs are different depending on the edition.

The limited editions include either a DVD featuring the music video, its making-of and some bonus footage, or an illustration book.

This single is the tie-up song for the event Rogoku Yuenchi kara Mayuyu woSukue!! in Tokyo Dome City Attractions (牢獄遊園地からまゆゆを救え!!! in 東京ドームシティ アトラクションズ) which will be held from July 27 to September 23.

A contest titled Anata no Illust ga Shinkyoku no Jacket ni Nari Mayuyu (あなたのイラストが新曲のジャケットになりまゆゆ) was organized through the illustration sharing site Pixiv to make a cover jacket for the CD.


Watanabe Mayu – Seifuku Zukan Saigo no Seifuku (Photobook)

Watanabe Mayu - Seifuku Zukan Saigo no SeifukuAKB48’s Watanabe Mayu’s 2nd photobook Seifuku Zukan Saigo no Seifuku (制服図鑑 最後の制服) will be released on April 19.

The shooting was made across Japan, from Hokkaido to Okinawa.

The theme of the photobook is the school life. It includes photos of Watanabe Mayu wearing school uniform, swimsuit, and gym uniform.

The book has 256 pages.


Kojima Haruna – Megutan tte Mahou Tsukaeruno?

Kojima Haruna - Megutan tte Maho TsukaerunoThe TV drama Megutan tte Mahou Tsukaeruno? (メグたんって魔法つかえるの?) starring Kojima Haruna (AKB48) will be released on DVD on March 22.

Kojima Haruna plays the role of a magical girl who can erase memories by showing her panties.

Sashihara Rino (HKT48) and Watanabe Mayu (AKB48) also make an appearance in the series.

The DVD box set includes a bonus disc and a booklet. The limited editions comes with an extra disc.


Oricon Singles & Albums Charts 2012

OriconOricon (オリコン) published its yearly singles and albums charts 2012.

AKB48 are the best-selling singles artists. SKE48 also appear in the top 10. NMB48, Nogizaka46, Not Yet, Maeda Atsuko, Watanabe Mayu, Sashihara Rino, no3b (No Sleeves), Morning Musume, Momoiro Clover Z, French Kiss, Itano Tomomi, Super☆Girls, and SDN48 are in the top 100.

AKB48 came in 3rd position of best selling album chart, and SKE48 in 40th position.


Watanabe Mayu – Hikaru Monotachi

Watanabe Mayu - Hikaru MonotachiWatanabe Mayu’s (AKB48) 3rd single Hikaru Monotachi (ヒカルものたち) will be released on November 21.

Its B-side songs are different depending on the version.

The song Sayonara no Hashi is the main theme song for the anime movie Nerawareta Gakuen.

The limited edition includes a DVD featuring music video.


Watanabe Mayu (AKB48) – Sabadol

Watanabe Mayu (AKB48) - SabadolDVD box set from TV drama Sabadol (さばドル) starring Watanabe Mayu (AKB48) will be released on July 25.

It includes all 12 episodes and a bonus DVD with making of, special radio footage, live version of the last episode, 5 photos.


Watanabe Mayu – Otona Jelly Beans

Watanabe Mayu - Otona Jelly BeansWatanabe Mayu’s 2nd single Otona Jelly Beans (大人ジェリービーンズ) will be released on July 25.

The CD contains 3 songs plus instrumental versions.

The limited editions include a bonus DVD featuring music video, making-of, and other video footage.