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Episode Recap: Odekake Ep 180 (08.25.16)

HKT48のおでかけ! Air Date: 08/25/2016 Rating 5/10 Not exactly a bad episode, but certainly not the one you necessarily HAVE to watch. They talk about recent music releases, where Hana-chan holds center position in Saikou ka yo single. Then Shimada Shuuhei joins the party. You may remember him as the fortune …

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New PV Alert: sora tob sakana – Natsu no Tobira

I hate to interrupt you, but the four girls from “sora tob sakana” (that’s the way they want it, no caps) recently released a lovely promotinal video for the album track “Natsu no Tobira”. No, this song is not the Matsuda Seiko song of note. “Natsu no Tobira” is a …

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New PV Alert: Hot Heat Girls – Jump

Who are the Hot Heat Girls? To tell the truth, I don’t really know much about this group. “Jump” is the first single from these eight girls. Live footage in swank red and black gingham intercuts with some “last gasp of summer” footage from the beach. The music is upbeat …

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Episode Recap: AKBINGO Ep 404 (08.23.16)

AKBINGO! Air Date: 8/23/2016 Rating 9/10 This whole episode is dedicated to the wink. Girls winks to the camera and laugh about it. The MCs are going crazy from amount of cuteness and maybe so will you. And that is not all. There will be plenty of winking in the …

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℃-ute announce breakup for June 2017

  On August 20, 2016 the longtime Hello! Project idol group ℃-ute announced their intention to dissolve in ten months’ time. Although an exact date has not been set, the group of 5 idols will hang up their microphones after a planned performance at Saitama Super Arena. Further, the group …

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Episode Recap: Odekake Ep 179 (08.18.16)

HKT48のおでかけ! Air Date: 08/18/2016 Rating 7/10 This week’s episode is very simple: talks about clothes, bubble soccer and a roller skate relay race. Enough to make it enjoyable and fun, but frankly, nothing that memorable. Last week, HKT members started a battle between Team Senpai and Team Kohai in arcade …

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