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  • Digest video for HKT48's Taipei & Hong Kong lives revealed

    April 12, 2015 @ 9:12 pm

    HKT48 has revealed the digest video for their live DVD / Blu-ray 'HKT48 Zenkoku Tour ~Zenkoku Touitsu Owattoranken~ Bangaihen in Taipei & Hong Kong' which will go on sale on April 14th. The DVD / Blu-ray features the group's concerts at ATT SHOW BOX in Taipei and Macpherson Stadium in Hong Kong in December and January. In the digest video, you can see footage from the concert, as well as off-shot footage which will be included as a

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  • AKB48 family to hold concerts on March 11th for Tohoku earthquake restoration support

    March 8, 2015 @ 8:37 pm

    On March 11th, AKB48, SKE48, NMB48, and HKT48 will each hold a special concert at their respective theaters for the Tohoku Earthquake restoration support. This is one part of AKB48 family's project 'Dareka no Tame ni' which was launched shortly after the Tohoku Earthquake in order to help with the restoration of disaster areas. More details on the special concerts will be revealed later.  AKB48 has also announced that they will continu

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  • HKT48 to be the 1st female idol group to perform at Meiji Theater

    February 23, 2015 @ 7:42 am

    HKT48's event 'HKT48 Sashihara Rino Zachou Kouen' will begin in April at Meiji Theater.  On February 22, HKT48 held a handshake event to commemorate the release of their single "Sakura, Minna de Tabeta" at Pacifico Yokohama. During this event, it was announced that HKT48 will be the first female idol group to perform at Meiji Theater. The performance will feature appearances by Sashihara Rino and members who pass an audition. The performance dat

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  • HKT48's documentary film to be released in 2015

    November 24, 2014 @ 12:23 pm

    It's been revealed that HKT48's documentary film, tentatively titled 'DOCUMENTARY of HKT48', will be released in 2015. This announcement was made on November 22 during the group's concert at HKT48 Theater which was held to commemorate the 3rd year anniversary of their stage debut. The movie will follow their 3-year career, and it will also uncover "the hidden truth" of Sashihara Rino's transfer from AKB48 to HKT48. Source & Image: Mantan Web

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  • HKT48 announce creation of Team KIV + promotion of Kenkyuusei

    January 12, 2014 @ 2:56 am

    On January 11th, HKT48 kicked off their tour 'HKT48 Kyushu 7 Prefecture Tour ~Kawaii Ko ni wa Tabi wo Saseyo~' at iichiko Grand Theater in Oita Prefecture.For this tour, HKT48 is scheduled to perform a total of 12 shows in 7 locations. The group started their first show of the tour with a cover of Morning Musume's "The☆Peace" and surprised the audience. During the show, the girls did a parody 'Majisuka Gakuen', a drama that starred the members o

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  • Sashihara Rino to produce SKE48 Matsumura Kaori's solo debut

    May 13, 2013 @ 6:25 am

    [caption id="attachment_296574" align="aligncenter" width="462" caption="Left: Sashihara Rino, Right: Matsumura Kaori"][/caption] It was announced that HKT48 member Sashihara Rino would produce SKE48's "lifetime honorary Kenkyuusei", Matsumura Kaori's solo debut. The announcement was made by Sashihara herself during the live broadcast of late-night variety show "AKB video center" which Sashihara serves as the MC. According to Sashihara, she

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  • Recochoku's weekly download charts for 03/20~03/26

    March 29, 2013 @ 4:33 am

    Recochoku have just updated their weekly charts for the week of March 20th to March 26th. Check out the top ranking digital singles, chaku-uta, music videos, and theme songs for this week below! - < Digital Single - Weekly Ranking > 01 - "Ninjari Banban" - Kyary Pamyu Pamyu 02 - "Watashi no Sekai / Kamome Jidou Gasshoudan" - Inoue Akira 03 - "Sugar Rush" - AKB48 04 - "Juryoku Sympathy" - AKB48 (Team Surprise) 05 -

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  • Oricon Weekly Charts for 3/18 ~ 3/24

    March 27, 2013 @ 7:21 am

    Oricon has released its weekly charts for March 18th to the 24th. Check out the results below! === <Single Weekly Ranking> 1. "Suki! Suki! Skip!" - HKT48 : 3/20 (250,147) 2. "Bunny Style!" - T-ARA : 3/20 (56,785) 3. "Ninjari Bang Bang" - Kyary Pamyu Pamyu : 3/20 (26,648) 4. "Tabidachi no Haru ga Kita" - S/mileage : 3/20 (22,560) 5. "Calling / Breathless" - Arashi : 3/6 (21,888) (Check out the full ranking

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  • HKT48 tops Oricon weekly single ranking with their debut single

    March 25, 2013 @ 9:33 pm

    HKT48's debut single "Suki! Suki! Skip!" (released on March 20) sold 250,000 copies during the first week, and topped Oricon weekly single ranking for April 1st. This is the best first week sales for a female artist's debut single, and HKT48 has broken the previous record of 218,000 copies which was achieved by NMB48 with their debut single "Zetsumetsu Kurokami Shoujo" (released in July 2011). They are also the 4th female group to top t

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  • HKT48's debut single sells over 200,000 copies on the first day

    March 21, 2013 @ 5:08 am

    AKB48's sister group HKT48 that is based in Hakata, Fukuoka, made their CD debut on March 20th, and held a handshake event at Yomiuri Land Open Theater EAST, which 5,000 fans attended. It's been a year and 4 months since HKT48 made their theater performance debut on November 26, 2011. The members, who have finally met their goal to make a CD debut since the formation, announced to the fans happily and cheerfully, "We, HKT48, made our CD de

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