Just ask Minegishi Minami. She spent the night with Alan ... Thank you.” Though she says AKB48 had nothing to do with her decision to shave her head, the video was posted on their official Youtube account. So what do you think? A little too Britney.
A Japanese pop star has shaved her head in a bizarre and very public act of remorse. Minami Minegishi, a member of hugely popular group AKB48 in Japan, took to YouTube of Thursday to record a tearful apology to her bosses and her fans. The 20 year old.
A Japanese pop star has shaved ... I am so sorry," Minegishi, who appears with a shorn head in the video, said, according to the Herald Sun. As the BBC explains, head-shaving is a "traditional form of showing contrition in Japan." AKB48, the pop group.
A Japanese pop star has shaved her head in contrition for spending the night with her boyfriend and issued a sobbing video begging forgiveness for the faux pas that broke her management's strict "no dating" rule. One of the original members of the girl.
Minegishi Minami of the Japanese super-group AKB48 let her boyfriend sleep over ... that Minegishi decided to shave her head in shame!! Press PLAY on the pretty disturbing video (above) to see her heartbreaking apology and read the translation (below.
AKB48 graced the covers of magazines, advertised sweets and a myriad other “pre-teen” products and were even featured in video-games ... involving a senior member of the group, Minegishi Minami, expose some of the harsher realities of J-pop and.
After being caught leaving the home of Generations boy-band member Alan Shirahama by weekly gossip rag Shukan Bunshun, AKB48 Team B member Minami Minegishi was instantly demoted to the idol group’s “trainee” team. More shockingly, a video was then po.
Tokyo - Japanese pop star, Minami Minegishi, 20, of the group AKB48 made a dramatic public apology on YouTube Thursday. The video shows her with her head shaved to show contrition and making a tearful apology for having violated the group's strict no.
I know this is being over‐optimistic, but I want to stay as Minegishi Minami of AKB48 if possible,' she said. 'It was all my fault about this. I am very sorry.' She ends the video by saying: 'As a senior member of the group, it is my responsibility to be.
A sobbing Minami Minegishi apologised to her fans and said she did not want to leave the band AKB48, in the video seen by millions on YouTube. The production company behind AKB48 said Minegishi, 20, had failed to abide by its cardinal rule - no dating.