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  • All performances at NGT48 Theater scheduled after January 22 cancelled

    January 16, 2019 @ 3:27 am

    It's been announced that all performances scheduled at NGT48 Theater after January 22 will be cancelled. Team NIII's 'Hokori no Oka' shows and Team G's 'Saka Agari' shows were scheduled to be held at the theater, but they have all been cancelled. The theater will be closed until January 24. In addition, the teams' shows that were scheduled after January 26 will be changed to Research Students' performance 'PARTY ga Hajimaru yo ~Kenkyuusei no Ibuk

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  • NGT48's agency and AKS release statement regarding assault case involving member Yamaguchi Maho

    January 11, 2019 @ 3:11 am

    NGT48's agency and their operating company AKS has released a statement regarding an assault case involving member Yamaguchi Maho. In a live broadcast on Twitter and SHOWROOM on January 8 and 9, Yamaguchi revealed that she was attacked by two men in front of her home in December. She then participated in the group's third anniversary event on January 10 where she apologized to her fans for causing them to worry.  AKS said, "We were abl

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  • NGT48 start lip synching campaign on Instagram

    October 20, 2018 @ 3:08 am

    NGT48 have started a campaign called 'Sekai no Hito to Lip Sync Shitai' (We want to lip synch with people around the world).The campaign is held to commemorate the release of the group's fourth single "Sekai no Hito e" in 119 countries. For this campaign, the group is asking fans to upload a video of themselves lip synching the chorus part of "Sekai no Hito e" on Instagram with the hashtag "#lipsyncngt48." Among the videos collected, they wi

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  • NGT48's new single 'Sekai no Hito e' to be released in 119 countries

    October 10, 2018 @ 3:31 am

    NGT48's fourth single "Sekai no Hito e" will be available for download in 119 countries on October 19.  "Sekai no Hito e," which was released on October 3, opened a second chapter for NGT48 after welcoming 21 research students to the group and starting the two teams' (Team NIII and Team G) activities in June. Ogino Yuka serves as center, and the PV was shot in Vladivostok, Russia. This is the group's first song to be released overseas.Source & I

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  • NGT48's Kado Yuria to halt her activities for a month

    September 21, 2018 @ 3:22 am

    NGT48 member Kado Yuria will be taking a break from her group activities beginning September 24. On the group's official website, an explanation has been published, stating, "She had been experiencing back pain from before and had been continuing her activities while monitoring her condition. After examination at the hospital the other day, it was decided that she take a break for about a month as she was at the risk of getting worse." She w

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  • Ogino Yuka to be the center for NGT48's 4th single

    July 27, 2018 @ 3:23 am

    The center and senbatsu members for NGT48's fourth single (currently untitled) have been selected. The senbatsu members for the title track are Ogino Yuka, Oguma Tsugumi, Kashiwagi Yuki, Kato Minami, Sugahara Riko, Takakura Moeka, Tano Ayaka, Nakai Rika, Nakamura Ayuka, Nara Miharu, Nishigata Marina, Nishimura Nanako, Hasegawa Rena, Honma Hinata, Yamaguchi Maho, and Yamada Noe. Ogino will be the center for this single, making this her second time

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  • NGT48's Takahashi Mau to graduate

    July 26, 2018 @ 3:34 am

    NGT48 member Takahashi Mau will graduate from the group in late-September. At NGT48's concert back in April, there was a surprise announcement that Takahashi would be getting promoted from a research student to an official member. She has been a part of Team NIII since June 30.  Takahashi commented, "I want to study something that will be connected to what I want to do in the future. When I looked back on myself at the time of promotion, I thoug

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  • NGT48 to release 4th single in September

    July 10, 2018 @ 3:17 am

    NGT48 will release their fourth single (currently untitled) on September 26. This announcement was made on July 9 during a performance at NGT48 Theater. It will be the group's first single after welcoming 16 second generation members and five draft research students.  It was also announced that the release event for this single will be held on September 15 at Nippon Budokan. More details on the single and event will be revealed at a later date. 

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  • NGT48's Nakai Rika apologizes for dating scandal

    June 19, 2018 @ 3:37 am

    On June 16, which was the day of the '10th AKB48 World General Election,' internet program 'Bunshunho live' reported that NGT48 member Nakai Rika is dating one of her fans and is partially living with him. The following day, she appeared on TV Tokyo's 'Seishun Koukou 3-nen C-gumi', where she apologized regarding the scandal. A new project was supposed to start on the program on this day, but there was a change of plans as Nakai stepped forwa

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  • NGT48 welcome 16 second generation members

    June 13, 2018 @ 3:03 am

    NGT48 have welcomed 16 new members to their group. They were introduced on June 12 at NGT48 Theater in Niigata. Towards the end of the event, theater manager Imamura Etsuro appeared on stage and introduced the second generation members one by one. Besides members from Niigata, other members come from Hokkaido, Ibaraki, Gunma, and Shizuoka. The second generation members' stage debut has not been determined yet.  [NGT48 Second Generation Member Pr

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