Perhaps the most famous of Japan's idol supergroups is AKB48, which now boasts more than a hundred women, mostly in their teens to early 20s. Watching an AKB48 performance - the combination of youth and fantasy bordering on lasciviousness - has been.
Video shot in 1 day during New York Anime Festival 2009 in September The Japanese TV show AKB48 Nemousu TV aired Carrera's video and another video by director Mike Fox on Friday, and also aired a behind-the-scenes documentary of the making of the videos.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday reaffirmed his resolve to change the nation's pacifist constitution imposed by the U.S. after Japan's defeat in World War II. In a New Year message to the nation, Abe said: "As it has been 68 years since its enactment.
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The 24-year-old was arrested by police on Sunday, about 1pm, after he evaded a large contingent of security who were patting down people and checking bags on entry to the AKB48 concert. It was being staged at a convention centre, in front of about 100 fans.
TOKYO — Japan’s hugely popular female pop group AKB48 canceled fan events yesterday (May 26 ... has rattled people in a nation known for public safety. The news topped TV entertainment shows and even the two nationwide newspapers Yomiuri and Mainichi.