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HKT48/AKB48 member Miyawaki Sakura has the flu


She may be the center of AKB48’s 10th Anniversary Single, but HKT48 (Team KIV)/AKB48 member Miyawaki Sakura is definitely not immune to the flu.

The singer will be out for several days as she recovers.

May 19, 2015 – AKB48 General Election Voting Day Begins!


In Japan, many AKB48G (AKB48, SKE48, NMB48, HKT48) fans are purchasing the latest CD single “Bokutachi wa Tatakawanai” for a voting ticket for the upcoming AKB48 General Election of who will be in the top 16 but most importantly, who will become the next center for the 41st CD single.

Many fans are known to go super crazy with purchases and some buying hundreds to thousands of singles.  Here are photos that are circulating throughout the Internet and social media today:





HKT48 5th CD single covers revealed

HKT48 CD single covers have been revealed. Featuring double centers Kodama Haruka and Miyawaki Sakura plus HKT48 captain Shinohara Rino, the covers have a vibrant sprint look. What do you think?

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AKB48 Cafe adds new items to the menu

Heading to Hakata and planning on dining at AKB48 Cafe?  Make sure you try the following February items on the menu!





And the #1 song for AKB48 Request Hour Set List Best 1035 2015 is….


Today marked the final day of AKB48 Request  Hour Set List Best 1035 2015!

Featuring 1035 songs from AKB48G, theater songs, subunits, solo singles and albums and now the final 25 songs were announced..

#25 Choose Me! (AKB48 “Sakura no Shiori” c/w song)

#24 Waruki (NMB48 – “Nagaichi” c/w song)

#23 Nusumareta Kuchibiru (AKB48 – “Ponytail to Shushu” c/w song)

#22 Dakishimetaikedo (Yamamoto Sayaka – NMB48 second album

#21 Naki nagara hohoen de (K3rd – Oshima Yuko)

#20 Kono namida wo kimi ni sasagu (No Name 2nd single)

#19 Natsu no Mae (HKT48 – Hikaeme I Love You! c/w)

#18 Temodemo no Namida (Team B3rd – Kashiwagi Yuki)

#17 Escape (Suzukake c/w single – SKE48)

#16 Watashi wa Watashi (no3b album – Takahashi Minami)

#15 Kareha no Station (Team S-3rd – Matsui Rena)

#14 Eien no Pressure (AKB48)

#13 Watashi wa Blue Berry Pie (HKT48 – Hikaeme I Love You! c/w)

#12 Hikaeme I Love You! (HKT48)

#11 47 no suteki na machi e (“Kokoro no Placard” c/w – Team 8)

#10 Seijun no Philosphy (“Heart Ereki” c/w – Team 4)

#9 Koko de Ippatsu (“Sansei Kawaii” c/w – Suda Akari & Matsumura Kaori)

#8 Ice no Kuchizuke (“Flying Get” c/w)

#7 Kiseki wa ma ni awanai (SKE48 – K6th)

#6 Kokoro no Paracard (AKB48 37th single)

#5 Kibouteki Refrain (AKB48 38th single)

#4 Koisuru Fortune Cookie (AKB48 32nd single)

#3 Jane Doe (Takahashi Minami)

#2 Kiss no Ryusei (NMB48 – Rashikunai c/w)

#1 Suzukake no Ki no Michi de ‘Kimi no Hohoemi o Yume ni Miru’ to Itte Shimattara Bokutachi no Kankei wa D? Kawatte Shimau no ka, Bokunari ni Nan-nichi ka Kangaeta Ue de no Yaya Kihazukashii Ketsuron no Y? na Mono  (AKB48 34th single)

HKT48’s Moriyasu Madoka’s new CM


There’s no denying that HKT48 member Moriyasu Madoka is getting a big push. From her being selected as a member to perform on “Kibouteki Refrain” and also joining in competition with Matsui Sakiko in a piano competition on “Teppen 2015”, now she has her own commercial.

Nogizaka46 added to the 4th annual AKB48 Kohaku Uta Gassen

807679f3-sFor the 4th annual AKB48 Kohaku Uta Gassen, it was revealed that Nogizaka46 will take part in the event.

The event which pits AKB48G members in a competition similar to NHK’s Kohaku Uta Gassen, but in this case, AKB48G members featured on team red or team white are voted by judges and audiences of which team had the best performances of the night.

PHOTOS: HKT48 dining in Taiwan

The following photos were tweeted by HKT48 members while dining in Taiwan