AKB48 kungfu fighting

Japanese pop group AKB48 is going for Chinese martial arts concept for their new single, Flying Get (フライングゲット), which is scheduled for August 24 release. The members are featured on a magazine with images from the PV filming set…

AKB48 Flying Get kungfu concept

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AKB48 – Sakura no Ki ni Narou music video

Japanese pop group AKB48 has released their 20th single, Sakura no Ki ni Narō (桜の木になろう, lit. becoming a cherry tree), on February 16. Its first day sales of 655,344 copies is a new Oricon chart record, and the single sold over 900,000 copies on its debut week. Check out the music video and album jackets…

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AKB48, BLT Magazine, kimono dress

Japanese pop group AKB48 are featured on B.L.T [Jp] Magazine in traditional kimono

AKB48 members in kimono on BLT magazine

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AKB48, Young magazine, mandarin dress

Popular Japanese girl group AKB48 are featured on recent issue of Young Magazine in mandarin dresses (Chinese qipao) with some modern twists…

AKB48 on Young magazine in mandarin dress

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AKB48’s Beginner sold over a million copies

Japanese pop group AKB48’s latest single, Beginner, has sold over a million copies since its release in late October – a feat which was last achieved in Japan by tenor Akikawa Masafumi’s Sen no Kaze ni Natte in 2007.

AKB48 Beginner Japanese single album

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