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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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Disgusting Bikinis

Expanding on an formula that AKB first capitalized on with Ponytail to Shu Shu, Everyday Katchusha releases this week with more girls, more Guam, and more Bikinis. When Ponytail was first released, I was a little put off by AKS parading around their girls in swimwear. I felt it would …

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NSK [018] – Tron Writes Off Miss A

Recorded November 16th, 2010. The Catch Up: Late retail nights, yawning, Akanishi Jin in Texas and bad business decisions. News: Single releases, Guinness World Records, Shinoda Mariko in film, AKB’s 19th single, Morning Musume in 3D, and more! Discussion Topics: Miss A, Chance no Junban cover speculation, PV rumors, Ono …

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1st AKB Draft Results

A few months back, Dae and I out of curiosity and boredom simulated a mock draft. Much like fantasy sports we went down the list and selected our favorite members while trying to keep them away from the other. It became kind of a psychological battle as we both knew …

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The Shift.

After nearly a year of simmering, it finally got cooking.  Since the new members of AKB were announced last October, they’ve more or less been benched when it came to media pushes.  But since July there have been significant changes. Maeda Ami, Ooya Shizuka, Sato Sumire, Komori Mika, and Ishida …

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the battle for B-sides

AKB48’s 18th single b-side members will be decided by the fans via ‘Pigg’, an online, virtual space where fans create avatars to wander and converse with others, sometimes with surprise visits from akb members themselves with their own custom avatars. members have been divided into ten groups, each with their …

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