JKT48 (short for Jakarta48) is an Indonesian all-female idol group, based in Jakarta, Indonesia, where they have their own theater in the fX Sudirman mall. The group, established in 2011, was the first sister group of AKB48 outside of Japan. JKT48 is produced by Akimoto Yasushi, and signed under HITS Records. Currently the group consists of three teams: Team J, Team KIII, and Team T. In addition, the group also has trainees called kenkyuusei.
2011: Creation of the group
The formation of JKT48 was first announced on September 11, 2011 at an AKB48 event held at Makuhari Messe in Chiba. The interview for new applicants took place in late September, with the final audition for the finalist being held on October 8-9, 2011.
2012: Theater debut, creation of the 2nd Generation
On May 17, 2012, JKT48 held their first theater live performance.
JKT48's official Theater opened on September 8, 2012.
On December 23, 2012, it was announced that JKT48 formed their first team, Team J, and that the single from their debut CD was set for release in January.
2013: Debut album released
On June 18, 2013, it was announced that Rena Nozawa to hold a concurrent position with AKB48.
On June 25, 2013, it was announced that Team KIII was formed.
On July 4, 2013, it was announced the auditions for the 3rd Generation. It was also announced that they will be releasing their 3rd single, the same day as AKB48's 32nd single, it was also announced that JKT will have their own movie titled Viva JKT48.
2014: The first Senbatsu Election
2015: New General Manager
On January 24, 2015, Team T is formed with 16 girls.
On June 13, 2015, JKT48 held a concert at Kelapa Gading Sports Mall, Jakarta that consists of four different shows. In this concert, Melody Nurramdhani Laksani appointed as the General Manager of JKT48 Theater, while Shania Junianatha appointed as the captain of Team J, Devi Kinal Putri appointed as the captain of Team KIII, and Nakagawa Haruka appointed as the captain of Team T. Some members got promoted and transfered in this concert.
2016: The Untold Story of JKT48
On May 7, 2016, JKT48 was invited to at an event titled The Untold Story of JKT48. This event will show the other side that has not been disclosed JKT48.
On February 27, 2016, JKT48 held their first Request Hour of JKT48. On this concert event, Nakagawa Haruka announced her graduation.
On September 11, 2016 JKT48 make their 1st team grand reshuffle during the Mae Shika Mukanee Handshake Festival.
- Della Delila
- Dena Siti Rohyati
- Devi Kinal Putri
- Dwi Putri Bonita
- Feni Fitriyanti
- Gabriela Margareth Warouw
- Jessica Vania Widjaja (Announced Graduation)
- Jessica Veranda Tanumihardja
- Melody Nurramdhani Laksani
- Michelle Christo Kusnadi
- Nabilah Ratna Ayu Azalia
- Priscillia Sari Dewi
- Riskha Fairunissa
- Saktia Oktapyani
- Shania Junianatha (Team J Captain)
- Sinka Juliani
- Syahfira Angela Nurhaliza
- Thalia Ivanka Elizabeth
- Viviyona Apriani
- Yansen Indiani
- Alicia Chanzia
- Amanda Dwi Arista
- Aninditha Rahma Cahyadi
- Ayana Shahab
- Ayu Safira Oktaviani
- Beby Chaesara Anadila
- Cindy Yuvia
- Fakhriyani Shafariyanti
- Fransisca Saraswati Puspa Dewi
- Frieska Anastasia Laksani
- Fakhriyani Harrya Shafariyanti
- Jennifer Rachel Natasya
- Lidya Maulida Djuhandar
- Maria Genoveva Natalia Desy Purnamasari Gunawan
- Nadila Cindi Wantari
- Ni Made Ayu Vania Aurellia
- Chikano Rina
- Ratu Vienny Fitrilya (Team KIII Captain)
- Shania Gracia
- Rona Anggreani
- Shani Indira Natio
- Shinta Naomi
- Sonia Natalia
- Stephanie Pricilla Indarto Putri
- Adhisty Zara
- Adriani Elisabeth
- Cindy Hapsari Maharani Pujiantoro Putri
- Eve Antoinette Ichwan
- Elizabeth Gloria Setiawan
- Fidly Immanda Azzahra
- Jinan Safa Safira
- Made Devi Ranita Ningtara
- Melati Putri Rahel Sesilia
- Melody Nurramdhani Laksani (Team T Captain)
- Puti Nadhira Azalia
- Ruth Damayanti Sitanggang
- Sri Lintang
- Tan Zhi Hui Celine
- Violeta Burhan
- Zahra Yuriva Dermawan
- Alissa Galliamova (January 2013)
- Diasta Priswarini (December 2013
- Sonya Pandarwaman (December 2013)
- Stella Cornelia (December 2013)
- Cindy Gulla (February 2014)
- Rena Nozawa (February 2014) (Transferred to AKB48 Team B)
- Takajo Aki (February 2014) (Transferred to AKB48 Team B)
- Rica Leyona (December 2014)
- Delima Rizky (March 2016)
- Elaine Hartanto (April 2016)
- Sofia Meifaliani (April 2016)
- Rezky Wiranti Dhike (September 2016)
- Ghaida Farisya (November 2016)
- Sendy Ariani (December 2016)
- Nakagawa Haruka (December 2016)
- Nadhifa Salsabila (February 2017)
- Team KIII
- Intar Putri Kariina (September 2013)
- Octi Sevpin (January 2014)
- Noella Sisterina (March 2015)
- Novinta Dhini Soetopo (August 2015)
- Thalia (August 2015)
- Jennifer Hanna Sution (September 2016)
- Sendy Ariani (December 2016)
- Team T
- Andela Yuwono (September 2015)
- Nina Hamidah (February 2016)
- Martha Graciela (April 2016)
- Chikita Ravenska Mamesah (May 2016)
- Siti Gayatri (February 2012)
- Intania Pratama Ilham (February 2012)
- Allisa Astri (May 2012)
- Fahira (May 2012)
- Neneng Rosediana (November 2012)
- Cleopatra (December 2012)
- Althea Callista (January 2013)
- Nurhalima Oktavianti (January 2013)
- Olivia Robberecht (April 2013)
- Annisa Athia (September 2013)
- Dellia Erdita (November 2013)
- Nadhifa Karimah (November 2013)
- Pipit Ananda (March 2014)
- Shaffa Nabila (August 2014)
- Milenia Christien Glory Goenawan (November 2014)
- Kezia Putri Andinta (November 2014)
- Zebi Magnolia Fawwaz (December 2014)
- Anggie Putri Kurniasari (March 2015)
- Rizka Khalila (March 2015)
- Jessica Berliana Ekawardani (October 2015) (Candidates)
- Mega Suryani (October 2015) (Candidates)
- Alycia Ferryana (February 2016)
- Farina Yogi Devani (February 2016)
- Indah Permata Sari (February 2016)
- Putri Farin Kartika (February 2016)
- Triarona Kusuma (February 2016)
- Anggita Destiana Dewi (July 2016) (Candidates)
- Helma Sonya (September 2016)(Candidate)
- Rissanda Putri Tuarissa (September 2016) (Candidate)
- Chintya Hanindhitakirana Wirawan (February 2017)
- [2013.05.11] RIVER
- [2013.07.03] Apakah Kau Melihat Mentari Senja?
- [2013.08.21] Fortune Cookie Yang Mencinta
- [2013.11.26] Musim Panas Sounds Good!
- [2014.03.05] Flying Get
- [2014.06.11] Gingham Check
- [2014.08.27] Papan Penanda Isi Hati
- [2014.12.24] Angin Sedang Berhembus
- [2015.03.27] Pareo adalah Emerald
- [2015.05.27] Refrain Penuh Harapan
- [2015.08.26] Halloween Night
- [2016.01.01] Beginner
- [2016.06.01] Hanya Lihat Ke Depan
- [2016.09.21] LOVE TRIP (JKT48 Single)
- [2016.12.21] Saikou ka yo (JKT48 Single)
- [2017.03.08] So Long!
- [2013.07.06] Pajama Drive "Senshuuraku" (2DVD + 1CD)
- [2013.12.21] Renai Kinshi Jourei - Aturan Anti Cinta DVD
- [2013.12.21] Boku no Taiyou - Matahari Milikku DVD
- [2014.11.08] Dareka no Tame ni - Demi seseorang (DVD + CD)
- [2014.11.08] Seishun Girls – Gadis - Gadis Remaja (DVD + CD)
- [2014.12.07] Renai Kinshi Jourei - Aturan Anti Cinta CD
- [2014.12.07] Boku no Taiyou - Matahari Milikku CD
- Bonus of HAI! Magazine. 1 CD contain 1 song.
- [2012.12.24] Heavy Rotation
- [2012.12.24] Kimi no Koto ga Suki Dakara -Karena Kusuka Dirimu-
- [2012.12.24] Baby! Baby! Baby!
- [2012.12.24] Ponytail to Chouchou -Ponytail dan Shushu-
Other Cover Songs
- Ayo Penuh Skandal / Scandalous ni Ikou
- Bersama Kamu, Pelangi, dan Mentari / Kimi to Niji to Taiyou to
- Bibir dari Plastik / Plastic ni Kuchibiru
- Cinta Pertama di Jam 7 lewat 12 / 7ji 12fun no Hatsukoi
- Dari Atas Melody / Ue Kara Mariko
- Heavy Rotation - Dangdut Version - / Heavy Rotation
- Incarlah Emas / Ougon Center
- Jadi Diri Sendiri / Jibun Rashisa
- JKT48 / AKB48
- Kaca Berbentuk I Love You / GLASS no I LOVE YOU
- Kita Berdua Jadian / Futari wa Dekiteru
- Kupu-Kupu Yang Tak Dapat Terbang / Tobenai Agehachou
- Malam Natal Bersamamu / Anata to Christmas Eve
- Mari Kita Mulai Dari Ucapan / Aisatsu Kara Hajimeyou
- NEW SHIP
- Only Today
- Party Akan Dimulai / PARTY ga Hajimaru yo
- Petak Umpet Romansa / Romance Kakurenbo
- Pintu Masa Depan / Mirai no Tobira
- Rok Bergoyang / Skirt, Hirari
- Terimakasih / Arigatou
- Tersenyum Sambil Menangis / Nakinagara Hohoende
- Langit Biru Cinta Searah / Aozora Kataomoi
- Gadis Rambut Hitam / Zetsumetsu Kurokami Shoujo
- Lap Time Gadis Remaja / Seishun no Lap Time
- Kitagawa Kenji
- Cinta Yang Tak Terbalas / Kataomoi no Karaage
- Melon Juice
- Tolong Ingatlah / Oboete Kudasai
- Hanya Padamu Chu! Chu! Chu! / Kimi Dake ni Chu! Chu! Chu!
- JKT Festival / AKB Festival
- Nyanyian Tidur Yang Sia-Sia / Oteage Lullaby
- [2012.12.26 - 2013.12.28] Team J 1st Stage "Aturan Anti Cinta"
- [2014.01.18 - 2015.04.26] JKT48 Team J 2nd Stage "Demi Seseorang"
- [2015.02.13 - 2015.03.13] JKT48 Team J Waiting Stage "Matahari Milikku"
- [2015.05.17 - 2016.11.27] JKT48 Team J 3rd Stage "Dewi Teater"
- [2016.12.09 - - ] JKT48 Team J Special Stage'
- [TBA] JKT48 Team J 4th Stage "Tadaima Renaichuu"
- [2013.06.28 - 2014.02.22] JKT48 Team KIII 1st Stage "Matahari Milikku"
- [2014.03.08 - 2015.03.14] JKT48 Team KIII 2nd Stage "Gadis - Gadis Remaja"
- [2015.08.01 - 2016.11.27] JKT48 Team KIII 3rd Stage "Bel Terakhir Berbunyi"
- [2015.03.31 - 2015.07.28] JKT48 Team KIII Waiting Stage "Pajama Drive"
- [2016.12.08 - - ] JKT48 Team KIII Special Stage
- [2015.03.15 - 2016.11.26] JKT48 Team T 1st Stage "Sambil Menggandeng Erat Tanganku"
- [2015.01.28 - 2015.03.06] JKT48 Team T Waiting Stage "Pajama Drive"
- [2016.12.07 - - ] JKT48 Team T 2nd Stage "Aturan Anti Cinta"
Team Bunga Matahari
- [2016.04.08 - ] JKT48 Team Bunga Matahari 1st Stage
- [2013.01.11 - 2012.12.13, 2013.01.11 - 2013.05.12, and 2014.05.24 - 2015] JKT48 Kenkyuusei 1st Stage "Pajama Drive"
- [2013.05.17 - 2013.06.25] JKT48 Kenkyuusei 2nd Stage "Matahari Milikku"
- [2014.04.26] JKT48 6th Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo
- [2015.05.02] JKT48 10th Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo
- [2016.05.07] JKT48 13th Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo
- [2017.04.22] JKT48 17th Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo
- [2016.08.19] Penentuan Member Single ke-14 JKT48
- [2012.12.23] JKT48 1st Anniversary
- [2013.12.21] JKT48 2nd Anniversary
- [2014.12.27] JKT48 3rd Anniversary
- [2015.12.31/2016.01.01] JKT48 4th Anniversary
- [2016.12.17] JKT48 5th Anniversary
- [2014.06.05] VIVA JKT48
- [GlobalTV] JKT48 School (2012.04.15 - 2012.06.03)
- [Trans7] JKT48 Mission (2013.06.23 - [Disbanded])
- [RCTI] JKT48 Story (2013.08.31 - [Disbanded])
- [NET TV] iClub48 (2014.10.11 - 2015.03.08)
- [ANTV] Yokoso JKT48 (2014.12.14 - 2015.03.8)
- [RTV] The Best of Yokoso JKT48 (2015.11.15 - 2015.12.06)
- [RTV] The Ichiban (2015.12.13 - 2016.02.14)
- TEEN Magazine vol.278
- GADIS vol.13
- HAI Magazine (Regular Appearance)
- JKT48 + Pocari Sweat : Build the dream (Themesong: Heavy Rotation)
- JKT48 Laurier Go With Thin (Themesong: Kimi no Koto ga Suki Dakara)
- JKT48 (Dhike (as Sheep) & Cleo)
- JKT48 And Rakuten Belanja Online
- JKT48 - 1000% Joyful MIO J (Themesong: Aitakatta)
- Nomeraka Honpo x JKT48 (なめらか本舗×JKT48) (Themesong: Heavy Rotation)
- JKT48 Biore Body Foam (Themesong: Ponytail to Shushu)
- JKT48 SHARP AQUOS (Themesong: Baby! Baby! Baby!)
- Pocari Sweat JKT48 Dance Cover (Themesong: Heavy Rotation)
- Pocky [Stick Together] (Themesong: Baby! Baby! Baby!)
- Pocari Sweat Love Letter [Nakagawa Haruka center] (Themesong: Gomenne, SUMMER)
- Pocari Sweat Movie [Shania Junianantha] (Themesong: Gomenne, SUMMER)
- Pocari Sweat Presentation [Takajo Aki center] (Themesong: Gomenne, SUMMER)
- IM3 SMS SUKA SUKA (Themesong: Oogoe Diamond)
- OXY Perfect Facial Sheet (Themesong: Jatuh Cinta Setiap Bertemu Denganmu) (2ver)
- Indosat IM3 PLAY JKT48 ft. Caesar (Themesong: Koi Suru Fortune Cookie)
- Lip Ice ft. JKT48 (Themesong: Jatuh Cinta Setiap Bertemu Denganmu) (2version)
- New Honda Brio (Themesong: RIVER)
- IM3 Play Soulmate [Melody & Nabilah]
- Charm Extra Dry (Themesong: Koi Suru Fortune Cookie)
- Pocari Sweat GO SWEAT GO ION : Cat & Mouse (Themesong: Summer Sounds Good!)
- Pocari Sweat GO SWEAT GO ION : Bergerak Bersama Pocari Sweat & JKT48 (Melody) (Themesong: Summer Sounds Good!)
- Pocari Sweat GO SWEAT GO ION : Tennis (Hanna) (Themesong: Summer Sounds Good!)
- Pocari Sweat GO SWEAT GO ION : Run Haruka, Run! (Haruka) (Themesong: Summer Sounds Good!)
- IM3 HIPERBOLA 888 [Melody & Nabilah]
- JKT48 WAKUWAKU JAPAN (Themesong: Flying Get) (2ver.)
- Tolak Angin (Themesong: Koi Suru Fortune Cookie)
- Kakaotalk Plus Friend
- Pocky [Stick Together] (Themesong: Shoujotachi Yo -Gadis Remaja-)
- JKT48 ft. Yupi "Lebaran" (Center: Cindy Yuvia)
- Honda Jazz ft. JKT48 Gingham Check Senbatsu (Themesong: Gingham Check)
- Advan Vandroid Gaia (JKT48 Kami8 Gingham Check)
- Advan Vandroid Tablet (Haruka Nakagawa & Melody Nurramdhani Laksani intro + Gingham Check (JKT48 Single) senbatsu)
- Aikatsu! Idol Academy Project ft. JKT48 3ver. (Cindy Yuvia, Nabilah Ratna Ayu Azalia, Nakagawa Haruka)
- JKT48 ft. Yupi (Cindy Yuvia & Chikano Rina intro + Team KIII)
- iclub48 (Jessica Veranda Tanumihardja intro + Shania Junianatha dialogue) (Themesong: Ponytail to Shushu)
- iclub48 (Haruka Nakagawa dialogue)
- Advan Vandroid Gaia (Themesong: Gingham Check (JKT48 Single))
- JKT48 ft. Yupi (Cindy Yuvia intro)
- Honda 2All New Honda BeAT for everyone (SPORTY > 8members from Team J POP > 8members from Team KIII)
- LINE GET RICH (Nakagawa Haruka, Jessica Veranda Tanumihardja, Melody Nurramdhani Laksani)
- Honda (Mae Shika Mukanee (JKT48 Single)'s Senbatsu)
- Melody Nurramdhani Laksani, the current JKT48 captain, was featured on the GIVE ME FIVE! B-side NEW SHIP. This made her the first JKT48 member to be in an AKB48 song and PV.
- Melody Nurramdhani Laksani and Frieska Anastasia Laksani are sisters.
- Former member Stella Cornelia and Team J member Sonia Natalia are sisters. later, Stella Cornelia being soloist.
- Team J member Shinta Naomi is the older sister of Team KIII member Sinka Juliani.
- JKT48 Kenkyuusei 4th Generation member Tan Zhi Hui Celine is a Malaysian JKT48 Members.
- 5th Generation Trainee Candidate member Hasyakyla Utami Kusumawardhani and Adhisty Zara are sisters.
- Official Site (Indonesian)
- Official Site (Japanese)
- Official Youtube
- @officialJKT48 JKT48 Official Twitter Page
- JKT48 Official Facebook Page