When J-pop idol group AKB48 first performed on U.S. soil at New York Anime Festival 2009, they were a fresh, promising act that had just begun to take hold of the Japanese national consciousness. Since then, they have evolved into a pop-culture.
After the interview, Minami Minegishi , a member of popular Japanese idol group AKB48 , said, “There's something I've always wanted to ask Jang Geun Suk but was never able to.” When pressed as to what her question was, she said, “I wanted to ask, 'Have .
in Bloomington. Jeremy Hogan | Herald-Times. prev. next. If Minami Minegishi walks into any store in Toyko, she's guaranteed to be mobbed by fans of the Japanese pop group AKB48 . Minegishi was surrounded by adoring admirers Tuesday afternoon, but.
On this day, the past topic of AKB48 member Minegishi Minami crying and shaving her head in apology through a YouTube video after getting caught dating was brought up. SEE ALSO: Jeon ... Pinky said, "I'm aware that it's three to four years for me.
One of the original members of the girl band AKB48, Minami Minegishi was caught out after a tabloid newspaper published photographs of her leaving her boyfriend's apartment. According to Japan Daily Press, the pictures show Minegishi disguised in a face.
Japanese idol group AKB48 will begin starring in sentai-themed commercials for Kagome vegetable juice on June 9. 30 members of the group were transformed into Balance Sentai Veggie Rangers for the upcoming commercials for Yasai Ichinichi Kore Ippon .
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS is just a week away from launch in Japan. Nintendo is promoting the game by tying up with Jpop group AKB48. Mayu Watanabe, Yuki Kashiwagi, Minami Minegishi, and more AKB48 Miis rush into battle with Mario, Link.
In the weird world ... When Minami Minegishi, 21, an original AKB48 member, was pictured in a tabloid newspaper leaving the flat of a Japanese boy band star at the beginning of last year, she was demoted from Team B to the group’s trainee programme.
Japanese AKB48 idol Yuko Oshima has been one of the most popular idols since 2006 and her time with the group will be commemorated following her graduation with stamps that will be made available to her fans. The stamps, named " AKB48's Yuko .
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Japanese pop star Minami Minegishi has shaved her head as part of an apology to fans after she broke her record label’s rules and spent a night with her boyfriend. The 20 year old, who is a member of the band AKB48, was recently reprimanded by her.