Yuko Oshima, who will "graduate" from the mega-popular all-girl group AKB48 on June 9, has lined up her first job. She will be going to Brazil as a special reporter for a World Cup program by Fuji TV. Oshima, 25, will report from Sao Paulo on the opening.
AKB48 "graduate" Tomomi Itano and all-girl pop juggernaut Tokyo Girls' Style. Don't succumb to sensory overwhelm - rather, be ready with these tips from Horibuchi and event publicist Erik Jansen. Study up: Check the Summit schedule at www.j-pop.com/2014.