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Matsui Jurina is a member of SKE48's Team S and AKB48's Team K. At age 11, she became the first member from an AKB48 sister group to perform on AKB48's main single and also perform as its center position.
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September 17, 2014 - Watanabe Miyuki is the new Janken Queen; AKB48 Group 38th Single Senbatsu Members Announced
The AKB48 Group Janken Taikai 2014 ended with Watanabe Miyuki win over Kojima Haruna, who jokingly said that she would've announced her graduation if she had won. Kojinyan also recruited Nogizaka46 members Kawago Hina, Nagashima Seira, Saito Yuri, and Nakada Kana for a makeshift collaboration unit: Kojizaka46; Kojinyan also included Ikoma Rina after defeating her. Watanabe Mayu brought her Placard which read "I'll use scissors", to which she lost to Abe Maria. Previous Janken Queens Matsui Jurina lost to Kotani Riho in G Block, Shimazaki Haruka lost to Tomonaga Mio in D Block, and the 1st Janken Queen Uchida Mayumi lost to Milky during Best 16.
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The 38th Single Senbatsu Members were also announced at the end of the tournament with Watanabe Mayu and Miyawaki Sakura as W Centers. Sakura previously lost to Iwatate Saho in E Block.
August 21, 2014 - Akimoto Yasushi and Watanabe Mayu take on the ice bucket challenge
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Akimoto Yasushi and Watanabe Mayu do the Ice Bucket Challenge

A video of Akimoto Yasushi taking on the ALS ice bucket challenge was uploaded onto AKB48's YouTube channel on August 20.
Akimoto was nominated by Gentosha Inc. president Kenjou Toru, and accepted the challenge. It took place after the three day long AKB48 Group Tokyo Dome Concert. Team A captain Takahashi Minami and Team H member Sashihara Rino assisted in dumping a bucket of ice water over his head. Akimoto stated that he does support the ALS ice bucket challenge.
Shortly after, Team B member Watanabe Mayu volunteered to do the ice bucket challenge as a representative of the members. She called out, "Here I go!", and poured the ice water over herself.
At the end of the video, Akimoto nominated four people to take on the challenge. His nominees were Fuji TV president Kameyama Chihiro, Toyota Motors president Toyoda Akio, rakugo story teller Shofukutei Tsurube, and Japanese painter Senju Hiroshi.
August 18, 2014 - Oshima Yuko's graduation concert DVD will be released

The DVD Cover

A DVD and Blu-ray disc will be released to commemorate the graduation of AKB48 member Oshima Yuko, which took place on June 8. Oshima joined the group in 2006 as as part of the 2nd Generation, and was one of the most promiment members of AKB48. She won the center position in the 2010 and 2011 elections. In addition, she served as the captain of Team K for over a year. The DVD and Blu-ray of her graduation concert, held in Ajinomoto Stadium, will be released on October 29. For pre-order or more details, please visit the official website.
August 17, 2014 - Not yet to release their 1st Live Blu-ray disc and DVD

The Blu-ray cover

The first live Blu-ray disc and DVD of AKB48's sub-unit Not yet will be released on October 15, 2014. It is entitled "Not yet "already" 2014.5.10 1st LIVE", and will include Not Yet's live performance at Ariake Coliseum, Tokyo. It will also have a video of the announcement of the formation of the sub-unit, from the AKB48 Request Hour Set List Best 100 2011.
In addition, a 20 page booklet and a connecting card with a lucky draw ticket will be included. Twenty winners of the lucky draw prize will get either a B2 poster or a good signed by a Not yet member. The Blu-ray disc is priced at 5,546 yen (53 dollars), and the two DVDs cost 4,620 yen (44 dollars) not including tax. For more information, please visit the official website of Not yet.

August 16, 2014 - The new song of Team Surprise will be determined by fan votes

Team Surprise, 2014

It was announced that the new song of AKB48's Team Surprise will have the melody, content, dance, cover and costume determined by fan votes. Voting will start on August 23, 2014. There are 8 demo songs on the official website for fans to choose.
Melody A - Anjouyariya
Melody B - Boku wa Saishuuheiki
Melody C - Boost
Melody D - Happy Smile
Melody E - Hinoki Buta
Melody F - I don't mind
Melody G - M204
Melody H - SA - 501
August 15, 2014 - 3 Nogizaka46 members cast in movie

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Nogizaka46 members Ikuta Erika, Akimoto Manatsu and Hashimoto Nanami have been cast in the a movie called Chounouryoku Kenkyubu no 3 Nin (超能力研究部の3人?). It will open in theaters on December 6, 2014. The story is about 3 female high school students who become serious about psychic powers and UFOs. It is an adapted version of the manga "City Lights" by Hiroyuki Ohashi. The official website of the movie can be found here.

Latest ALL48 Releases

AKB48 - Kokoro no Placard - August 27, 2014
JKT48 - Kokoro no Placard - August 27, 2014
HKT48 - Hikaeme I love you! - September 24, 2014
NMB48 - Sekai no Chuushin wa Osaka ya ~Namba Jichiku~ - August 13, 2014
DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 The time has come Shoujotachi wa, Ima, Sono Senaka ni Nani Omou? - July 4, 2014

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Upcoming ALL48 Releases

French Kiss - Omoidasenai Hana - October 1, 2014
Nogizaka46 - Nandome no Aozora Ka? - October 8, 2014
DiVA - Discovery - October 8, 2014
AKB48 - TBA - November 28, 2014
Itano Tomomi - TBA - December 17, 2014
Not yet "already" 2014.5.10 1st LIVE - October 15, 2014
AKB48 Ajinomoto Stadium Concert - October 29, 2014
DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 The Time Has Come - November 7, 2014

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Latest ALL48 Concert and Events

AKB48 - AKB48 Zenkoku Tour 2014 - June 22, 2014
HKT48 - HKT48 Kyushu 7 Prefecture Tour ~Kawaii Ko ni wa Motto Tabi wo Saseyo~ - July 13, 2014 ~ December 23, 2014
JKT48 - JKT48 Nationwide Tour - June 22, 2014 ~ TBA
JKT48 - Team KIII at Tennis Indoor Senayan - if all the 1000 tickets are sold
NMB48 - NMB48 National Tour July 9, 2014 ~ September 30, 2014
AKB48 2014 Janken Tournament

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Did you know...

  • ...that Fujie Reina is the only AKB48 member and including AKB48's sister groups that has a relative in Hello! Project.
  • ...that Yamada Nana is the only NMB48 member and including the sister groups that has a relative in Johhny's Entertaiment.
  • ...that Maeda Atsuko's graduation announcement is AKB48's biggest surprise announcement in AKB48 History.
  • ...that they often call their 28th single UZA, the most difficult dance in AKB48 history .
  • ...that Shinoda Mariko is the first member to announce her graduation in a Senbatsu Election
  • ...that in AKB48's documentary, Kashiwagi Yuki said, "I heard them (Staff) saying before that "If you want to be center, then you need to better than Maeda-san"", meaning that the members have to be better than Maeda Atsuko to be center.
  • ...that AKB48 is the fourth group in Japan to Live Stream on Youtube. The first group being Hello! Project group C-ute, the second being Hello! Project group Buono!, and the third being Hello! Project group S/mileage.
  • ...that JKT48 is the first AKB48 sister group to be outside of Japan.
  • ...that SNH48 is the youngest AKB48 sister group.
  • ...that AKB48 member Umeda Ayaka auditioned, in 2004, for Morning Musume's 7th Generation, but failed.
  • ...that AKB48 member Kojima Haruna would have rather auditioned for Morning Musume than AKB48.
  • ...that AKB48 member Maeda Atsuko's first CD that she ever bought was LOVE Machine.
  • ...that AKB48 started doing to Request Hour Set List Best 100 and the Senbatsu Elections when they switched Labels.
  • ...that there are only 3 1st Generation members left in AKB48.
  • ...that there are only 4 2nd Generation members left in AKB48.
  • ...that there are only 6 3rd Generation members in AKB48.
  • ...that AKB48 has three Guinness World Records. One record is "Pop Group With The Most Amount Of Members", and the second one is "Most Number of Same Product Television Endorsement within 24 Hours", and the third one is "The Most Number of Pop Singers Featured in a Video Game".

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"Yokoyama Yui" Battle

The poll was created at 06:26 on July 23, 2014, and so far 70 people voted.
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Extra Poll

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Which member fits "Arisu Ria" in AKB49?

The poll was created at 06:08 on August 12, 2014, and so far 27 people voted.

Wikimedia Poll

Vote for your favorite top 6 Centers to be featured in (deadline:Oct. 8, 2014)

The poll was created at 16:14 on August 29, 2014, and so far 46 people voted.

Sijfer's Note: I can only put 6, so 1 would be left out. I already made these 7, though.

Recent Music Videos

【MV】控えめI love you !(Short ver00:35

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Hikaeme I love you! (MV)

【MV】アイドルの王者 Team H (Short ver00:49

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Team H - Idol no Oujya

【MV】夏の前 Team KIV (Short ver00:37

【MV】夏の前 Team KIV (Short ver.) HKT48 公式-0

Team KIV - Natsu no Mae

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