But the election isn't for a president, but for an "angel" in the world's largest pop group AKB48. A total of 322 members are in ... a 27-year-old Canadian who voted in the elections online from 2010 to 2012 and founded the Japanese pop culture site.
In 2010-2011, in fact, “Korean Wave” albums by K-Pop groups ... belied its darker intentions — by enlisting a member of girl supergroup AKB48 to appear in a notorious recruitment video for Japan’s military, the Self-Defense Forces.
In one case, a man in Saitama received an email from someone posing as the manager of former AKB48 singer Atsuko Maeda ... 11.6 billion yen from 370,000 people across the nation since 2010, Sankei reported. Police said that in many cases, the scam artists.
2 was the female idol group AKB48 with 11.2908 billion yen (US$93.32 million). The ranking list covers sales from December 8, 2014 to December 13, 2015. The group will perform at this year's Kōhaku Uta Gassen (Red and White Song Battle), the New Year's.
Brace yourself AKB48, another rival has arrived ... The group, Weather Girls, made their debut in 2010 on an Internet news station run by Next TV Broadcasting Limited in Taiwan. Every day, one member introduces herself and dances seductively in costume.
The popular idol group AKB48 announced at the AKB48 Group Summer Festival on Sunday that they are recruiting new “part-time” members — for 1,000 yen (about US$10) an hour. Typically, potential AKB48 candidates must first undergo audition and become.
TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dentsu Inc. (TOKYO:4324)(ISIN:JP3551520004)(President & CEO: Tadashi Ishii; Head Office: Tokyo; Capital: 74,609.81 million yen) announced today the release of its “2015 Hit Products in Japan” report. Produced as part of a series.
The latest Monster Hunter game for the PSP has racked up more than 3.5 million sales in Japan, something the pop group AKB48-themed title and Square ... in Japan for the week of December 20 to 26, 2010.
A correspondence with prominent fan group FilWota48’s co-founder Youko revealed that Pinoy fans have been following AKB48 since 2006. With their numbers steadily increasing over time, a now defunct public forum materialized in 2010. This was replaced by.
The transport ministry issued guidelines in 2010 that encouraged automakers to install sound-emitting devices. They were effective, and all such cars now sold by Japanese automakers have the devices installed, but it is possible to manually turn them off.