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Idols, a history

So recently I’ve been getting into a lot of arguments over how and why promoting or pushing the lesser known or lower popularity members of an idol group is difficult or as some would like us to believe, impossible. I don’t agree with this so I’m going to be writing …

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AKS Power Rankings Mar 2014

It’s time for the Monthly Power Rankings for AKS groups. Based on the events that occurred in the month of February, these rankings have been compiled by our new Trainee Member Quiana. How did the shuffles influence the power struggle? How about HKT’s new single announcement? Is NMB on the …

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Why the 48G Grand Reformation will fail

We’re only a couple of days out from the 48G “Dai Sokaku Matsuri” and for the most part I’ve been keeping my thoughts on the matter to myself and a couple other NSK staff members. Well since it’s topical and very current, I figured I’d put together a little post …

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Worth Watching, Feb 20th

Worth Watching is a weekly feature that will break down the regularly programed idol shows for the week. For those of you who don’t have time to keep up with all the shows, please check back here as we’ll be giving ratings on which ones are most worth your time …

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