SNH48, the sister group of AKB48 based in Shanghai, is getting an extended family!
It's been announced that China's capital Beijing will get 2 teams consisting of 18 and 17 members, under the name BEJ48. The group will hold its first show on April 29.
Guangzhou will also get GNZ48, again 2 teams of 17 and 16 members and its first showcase will be on May 3 and 6. After the debut, the groups will hold weekly shows at their respective home theatres.