5 Largest Gains in Senbatsu Election Rank

5.) Kato Yuuka (加藤夕夏) “Uuka” (NMB48 Team BII, 3rd Generation)  ↑51 Ranks (From Rank #84 in the 8th Election to Rank #33 in the 9th Senbatsu Election, 2017) Yuuka is no stranger to 48 Group West, as we recently spoke about her in our article NMB48; Datte Datte Datte and 8 Members You Should Know,Continue reading “5 Largest Gains in Senbatsu Election Rank”

Highest Ranking Senbatsu Election Newcomers

4.) TIE* Yokoyama Yui (横山由依) “Yuihan” (AKB48 Team A, 9th Generation) ~From unranked in 2nd Election to Rank #19 in 3rd Senbatsu Election, 2011~ Previous General Manager of AKB48, Yui is currently one of the most popular members in the 48 Group family. The details surrounding her promotion make up a well known story withinContinue reading “Highest Ranking Senbatsu Election Newcomers”

An Ode to Graduation – Part 2

Saigo no Door (最後のドア) by AKB48 (2013) 1st Generation and Kami 7 member Tomomi Itano’s graduation announcement went a different direction than most others in the past. Instead of announcing at a large event, like a concert or handshake event, she casually let the masses know of her plan during the filming of an AKB48Continue reading “An Ode to Graduation – Part 2”