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AKB48 41st single Preliminary sousenkyo result is out – Sashihara Rino takes the TOP for the THIRD TIME!!!

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Well – we’re not sure if we should be surprised with Sasshi taking the #1 again ( this is her third time in a row! )… what are your thoughts?

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Komiyama Haruka – The girl with the perfect smile

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Komiyama Haruka, also known as “Komiharu”, joined AKB48 as a member of 15th generation in June 2013. She was born in Chiba and her birthday is on September 12, 1998

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Minegishi Minami – The dethroned Gatekeeper of the Senbatsu

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Minegishi Minami joined AKB48 as one of the founding member in October 2005. Since then she always has tried her best to increase her variety, singing and dancing skills. Soon

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Miyazawa Sae – Not the perfect idol, but the perfect oshimen

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Genking. The ikemen idol. Twin Towers. Everyone’s source of energy. A 2nd generation veteran of 630 theater shows, 30 single senbatsu appearances and infinite TV performances. An incredibly kind person,

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Takahashi Minami – The Soul of AKB48

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“Hard work will definitely be rewarded. I, Takahashi Minami, will prove this with my life!” Takahashi Minami, also known as “Takamina”, is one of the founding members of AKB48 together

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Will 48G Sousenkyo’s first ever consecutive Number 1 spot be Itadaki-Mayuyu-ed?

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Watanabe Mayu, more popularly known as Mayuyu, was born on March 26, 1994 in Saitama Prefecture. Watanabe auditioned for AKB48’s 3rd generation and was placed in the newly formed Team

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Kashiwagi Yuki – The Idol of the Idols

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Kashiwagi Yuki, also popularly known as Yukirin, joined AKB48 as a 3rd genereration team B member, and is also in NGT48’s Team NIII, as well a member of French Kiss.

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Why you should vote for Kitahara Rie!

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When Kitahara Rie first joined AKB48, she was immediately one of the members that would get pushed very often, she was even considered to be one of AKB’s future aces

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AKB48WrapUp’s “Vote for My Oshi!” Campaign

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Won’t you vote for me? Fufufu (o^ ^o) Vote for My Oshi! Campaign Now that we’re in the period leading to the Sousenkyo, if you’re a member of a fanbase

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Can you make it through these adorable Kojimako GIFs without oshihenning?

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After a fairly stressful week in the 48G fandom with Matsui Rena out of Sousenkyo, Kawaei Rina graduating and the whole Surprise Shuffle shebang, here at WrapUp we thought we’d

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AKB48 40th Single “Bokutachi wa Tatakawanai” Senbatsu Members announced, Shimazaki Haruka as center – Iriyama Anna declined senbatsu position

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Senbatsu members for AKB48’s 40th Single, “Bokutachi wa Tatakawanai” ( 僕たちは戦わない ) was announced today during AKB48’s Solo Concert at Saitama Super Arena – Shimazaki Haruka is chosen to be

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AKB48 Members Surprise Spring Shuffle at Saitama Super Arena (03/26), Kawaei Rina’s Graduation Announcement

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Member reactions to Kawaei Rina’s graduation announcement from AKB48 Furuhata Nao – AKB48 concurrency ends Yagura Fuuko – AKB48 concurrency ends Kotani Riho – AKB48 concurrency ends Yamada Nana –

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AKB48 41st Single Senbatsu Sousenkyo – Information & Dates

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48G fans, it’s that time of the year again! We hope your wallets / bank accounts / credit cards / secret stashes are ready for the 40th Single ( title

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Quiz: Hidden Meanings hiding in J-pop Song Titles

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Do you know hidden/original meanings of these J-pop song titles? 1 NMB48 – Kitagawa Kenji Name of the President of AKB48 Name of the Executive Producer of AKB48 Name of

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Quiz: How AKB48 Member reacted to Takahashi Minami’s (Fake) Dating Scandal?

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Once Akimoto Yasushi said Love-Ban Rule is just a fun stuff to spice things up. Back then, it came off a bit like a dodge – it was right after

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Quiz: Can you guess AKB48 Members only by their VOICE?

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Take our quiz to see how much you know about your beloved AKB48 members aurally! 1 Guess Whose Voice This is? Yokoyama Yui Yamada Nana Takahashi Juri Watanabe Miyuki 2

14 Pictures that prove AKB48 and K-Pop CAN get along together just fine!

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Okay this is a bit click-bait-ish title, but we think this list is pretty amazing. Some of AKB48 members in this list are famous for being huge Kpop fans, some