Megapopular all-girl idol group AKB48 will release a new song, "Tenohira," as a part of their Tohoku reconstruction support project "Dareka no tameni" (What can I do for someone?) AKB48's management said the digital song will be released online at 6 p.m.
Total sales of CDs with just one song by the Japanese all-girl pop group AKB48 have reached 36,158,000 copies, the most ever by a recording artist or group in Japan, music information provider Oricon Inc. said Wednesday. The feat, bucking the trend of.
These concerts are part of AKB48's ongoing “Dareka no Tame ni” (“[What can I do] For Someone”) charity project. Since 2011, AKB48 and its sister groups have raised more than 1.5 billion yen (about $12.4 million US) in relief money. They've also.