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  • '2012 JOYSOUND Yearly Ranking' revealed

    December 5, 2012 @ 3:00 pm

    On December 3rd, XING INC. revealed the results of the '2012 JOYSOUND Yearly Ranking'. This ranking is based on the songs that were sung in the 'JOYSOUND' and 'UGA' series from January 1st to November 30th of this year. Check out the top 10 results below! === <Karaoke Ranking (By Song)> 1. "Heavy Rotation" - AKB48 2. "Memeshikute" - Golden Bomber 3. "Senbonzakura" - WhiteFlame feat. Hatsune Miku 4. "Zankoku na Tenshi no T

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  • AKB48's Matsui Sakiko to make her solo debut as a pianist

    August 16, 2012 @ 5:03 am

    Matsui Sakiko from AKB48 will be making her solo debut as a pianist with the release of a classical album on October 3rd. Matsui is the only AKB48 member enrolled at a music college. She is currently a senior majoring in piano in the Department of Instrumental Music at Tokyo College of Music. She started playing the piano when she was four and has performed several times at AKB48s concerts. AKB48 has produced 5 soloists so far and Matsui

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  • Preview for JKT48's "Heavy Rotation" PV revealed

    January 18, 2012 @ 6:00 pm

    JKT48, overseas sister group of AKB48 has released the PV preview for their Indonesian version of "Heavy Rotation". The girls first performed this in their native country of Indonesia last month. Check out the PV preview a and the making of video below! Tip: pdts

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  • More details on Iwasa Misaki's solo debut single revealed

    December 21, 2011 @ 6:29 pm

    As reported previously, AKB48/Watarirouka Hashiritai 7 member, Iwasa Misaki will be making her solo debut as an Enka singer on February 1st 2012, and today, more details on her debut single were revealed. The title of the single will be "Mujin Eki", and the title track will be written by AKB48's general producer, Akimoto Yasushi. The cover jacket was also revealed, and it shows Iwasa standing at snowing unmanned station in Kimono. The fa

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  • JKT48 holds their first performance in Indonesia

    December 19, 2011 @ 12:58 pm

    On December 17th, AKB48's sister group JKT48 held their first performance through a TV broadcast in Indonesia. Wearing original uniform-style costumes, the girls covered AKB48's hit song, "Heavy Rotation", in Indonesian. The following day,the group held two handshake events at a shopping center in Jakarta. Member Melody Nurramdhani Laksani commented, "I was very happy. After practicing a lot, we were finally able to hold a performance. T

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  • JKT48 sings "Heavy Rotation" for Pocari Sweat CM

    December 10, 2011 @ 9:15 am

    AKB48's newest sister group, JKT48, has released a CM for 'Pocari Sweat'! Shot on a gorgeous beach, the girls are seen having fun in the sun while performing "Heavy Rotation". Rumor has it that they'll be releasing their first PV fairly soon, so stay tuned to tokyohive for further updates! [ Thank you to everyone who sent this in! ]

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  • AKB48 makes a record by taking Top 3 spots on Oricon's Karaoke ranking

    September 23, 2011 @ 6:23 am

    AKB48 has dominated yet another ranking chart! For the week of September 5th ~ 11th, the girls grabbed the top three spots on the Oricon Weekly Karaoke Ranking with their songs "Heavy Rotation", "Flying Get", and "Everyday Kachuusha". This the first time in Oricon Weekly Karaoke Ranking's 17-year history that the same artist landed the top three spots. Other artists usually landed the 1st and 2nd place rankings, but never the full three

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  • AKB48's "Heavy Rotation" creates new record on Oricon's Karaoke Ranking!

    August 25, 2011 @ 8:08 pm

    AKB48s 17th single Heavy Rotation, which was released back in August of 2010, has come in at number one on Oricons Karaoke Ranking this week, making this their 43rd consecutive week at number one! Up until now, ORANGE RANGEs Hana has held this record for six years with 42 consecutive first place wins. Heavy Rotation was the result of AKB48s 2nd Senbatsu General Election, where Oshima Yuko took first place and was in the center

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  • Recochoku ranks the "Most Sexiest PV's"

    July 22, 2011 @ 7:19 pm

    Recochoku held a survey from July 5th to the 19th, asking its users Which song's PV do you think is sexy?. After a total of 1,528 votes, the results are in! Check out the ranking below! 1. "Heavy Rotation" -AKB48 (2010) 2. "Cutie Honey" - Koda Kumi (2004) 3. "Everyday Kachuusha" - AKB48 (2011) 4. "Nettaiya" - RIP SLYME (2007) 5. "Poker face" - Lady Gaga (2009) Souce: Terrafo

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  • "AKB48 Request Countdown" results have been revealed!

    April 24, 2011 @ 5:38 pm

    On April 24th, CS Channels request special program ABK48 Request Countdown on 100% Hits! Space Shower TV Plus was aired. This program allowed its viewers to vote for their favorite AKB48 songs and they then played the music videos in a countdown format. The results are below! 20. Namida Surprise! 19. Boku no YELL 18. Anata ga Ite Kureta Kara 17. Love Jump 16. RIVER 15. Sakura no Ki ni Narou 14. BINGO! 13. Kimi n

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