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Hana Kimi 2011 Just Got Better

As it gets closer and closer to the premiere of Hana Kimi with Maeda Atsuko as the lead(Ashiya Mizuki), I can’t help but get hyped. After seeing Maeda transform into her character and hearing a lot of good things about the original drama, my anticipation is cranked to 11. But …

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NSK051 – Tron Be Hatin’

Recorded June 22nd, 2011. This week on NSK…. Tron Hatin’, Buono Talks, NMB Covers, SKE’s new single, an explanation about Eggs, Sales numbers, and a discussion about the sexuality of fruit. Opening: Only You – Morning Musume Closing: Yamete Yo! Sinbad – Morning Musume Ai Ariba IT’S ALRIGHT – Morning …

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NSK050 – Election Discussion

Recorded June 13th, 2011. This week on NSK…. AKB Election Results, Aino Dangan Numbers, Hon Kong Lections, and Eiguchi Aimi. Impressions on NMB, Not Yet, No Sleeves, FLOWER, Mano Erina and Kitahara Sayaka. Discussion about Managing Egos Opening: Shoujo Tachi Yo – AKB48 Closing: Yuuyake Hanabi – Tokyo Girls Style …

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Meet AKB’s Latest Addition… Who Doesn’t Exist

There have been many reactions concerning a girl named Eguchi Aimi. She was supposedly “discovered” at an NMB audition, but moved to AKB kenkyuusei because she was such a high-caliber idol. Knowing the constantly shifting nature of AKB, many fans just took it as it was and admired the photos …

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Where is Idoling!!!?

There was a time when Idoling!!! was sneaking up the path to becoming my second favorite idol group. SKE had not developed into the powerhouse they currently are. Morning Musume had not added their new generation of members. Momoiro Clover were just debuting and still unproven. So how did they …

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Girls Under Perfect Circumstances

Will we ever see another perfect storm that was Kimi no koto ga suki dakara? All the members who came together to create what became the number 2 song of that year was a happenstance that I doubt we’ll ever see again. Kimi no koto ga Suki Dakara was only …

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2011 AKB Senbatsu Election Final Results

RESULTS BE IN, SON: Media Senbatsu: 01 Atsuko Maeda [139,822] 02 Oshima Yuko [122,843] 03 Kashiwagi Yuki [74,252] 04 Shinoda Mariko [60,539] 05 Watanabe Mayu [59,118] 06 Kojima Haruna [52,920] 07 Takahashi Minami [52,790] 08 Itano Tomomi [50,403] 09 Sashihara Rino [45,227] 10 Matsui Rena [36,929] 11 Miyazawa Sae [33,500] …

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