Who will be crowned Senbatsu?
22 Mar 2016 - 10:30 AM  UPDATED 22 Mar 2016 - 10:30 AM

Some exciting news for AKB48 fans. Firstly, the group’s “45th Single General Election” will take place on June 18th at Hard-Off Eco Stadium in Niigata City. The election is held to select the sebatsu (rank 1-16) for the group’s 45th single.

Eighty members from 5 different groups (AKB48, SKE48, NMB48, HKT48 and NGT48) will be eligible to stand as candidates. Meanwhile the group’s 44th single (untitled) will be released on June 1 with Mion Mukaichi serving as the centre (as was decided at last year's election).

Source: Tokyo Hive


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