Senbatsu Election

Everything You Need to Know About AKB48’s Sister Group, SKE48!

A large segment of the entertainment industry in Japan consists of none other than what we call “idols.” Idols in Japan, whether performing by group or individually, gain attention and reaches out to fans from both inside the country and across the globe through their work which mostly focuses on music. Here in Japan, majority…

The Results Are In! Who Took the Crown at AKB48’s 8th Senbatsu Election?

The General Election of AKB48 called the Senbatsu Sousenkyo in Japanese is one of the largest events to happen every year in the idol industry. All girls from AKB48, SKE48, NMB48, HKT48 and NGT48 may apply to and join the ranking competition. 8th AKB48 Senbatsu Sousenkyo Just this June 18th, the 8th AKB48 Senbatsu Sousenkyo…

The 8th Annual AKB48 Election Is Coming Soon! Who Will Take the Top Spot?

The largest and most anticipated AKB48 event this year is the 8th AKB48 General Election which would be held at Hard Off Eco Stadium Niigata in Niigata City on the 18th of June, 2016. The live coverage will be provided by Fuji TV, as was done in the previous 4 years. Why an Election? So…

3 Annual AKB48 Events Every Fan Must Enjoy!

AKB48, large, popular and not to mention cute. This idol group has stayed on the idol industry and is still gaining fans from all over the world creating record-breaking sales every year. AKB48 releases around 4 to 5 singles per year but one thing about this idol group that you’ll love is not only their…