The preliminary results of AKB48′s 32nd single senbatsu election have been released. We take a look at the list and give a quick & dirty analysis.
This week’s highlights include: Itano Tommi holding a dance contest for her latest single, NMB48′s movie gets a release date, Sashihara Rino producing her first idol song, IIda Kaori gives birth to second child, Tokyo Girls Style releasing a photo book and 2NE1′s CL releasing a solo effort.
This week’s highlights include: Lauryn Hill goes to jail, more 48 family idol graduations, Kasai Tomomi’s tenure in AKB officially over, former SDN members form new group and SNSD to embark on a world tour.
This week’s highlights include: Natsuyaki Miyabi gets promoted, Golden Bomber reach milestone, AKS performs some spring cleaning, more idols graduate, Yasuda Kei is engaged and a passing of a member of 90′s Hip-Hop lore.
Anime Expo announces renowned cosplay artist, model and actress Alodia Gosiengfiao as a Guest of Honor for AX2013!
Nagoya-based Japanese band Budo Grape will return to the United Kingdom for the Doki Doki Japanese Festival in November 2013.
This week’s highlights include: Perfume going to Europe in summer, E-Girls and Morning Musume top the Oricon charts, Nogizaka46 make a few announcements and StylipS lose a couple of members.
Anime Expo proudly reveals the cover to our 2013 program guide! Max, the official mascot of Anime Expo, is depicted in a boldly energetic piece illustrated by our artists in Japan and evokes the exciting experience awaiting attendees at our annual convention.
This week’s highlights include: Ikimonogakari doing a Pokemon theme song, SKE48′s team shuffle, BBQ gets a solo debut, Takahashi Ai to undergo surgery, Perfume’s 2nd round of world tour dates, BiS loses another member and BRIGHT disbands.
Anime Expo, North America’s largest anime and Japanese pop culture convention, announces RAM RIDER as a Guest of Honor for AX2013! The prolific DJ, producer, lyricist and vocalist will be behind the decks at AXDance, Anime Expo’s showcase of leading EDM DJs from the US and Japan.