Hashimoto Nanami announced her graduation during the Nogizaka46’s All Night Nippon radio show, which aired on October 19th, 2016. Here is an English translation of her graduation announcement and commentary. Continue reading Hashimoto Nanami announces graduation
Nogizaka46’s Fukagawa Mai quietly (and suddenly!) announced her graduation via her official blog. What follows is a English translation of the entry where she gives some insight in her decision.
During Nogizaka46’s 3rd anniversary concert, a new sister group has been announced in what’s being called the “zaka street series” : Toriizaka46.
Nogizaka46’s music video for their latest single, Taiyo Knock, is now available for viewing on Youtube (if you live in Japan, that is!). CD Jackets and covers for the various versions have also been released. Continue reading Nogizaka46’s Taiyo Knock new MV and CD covers
Do you like 7-11? Do you hate 7-11? Well, this convenience store is going to get a lot more interesting to visit with your favorite idols waiting for you! Nogizaka46, in collaboration promo with 7-11, will sell 7-11 limited editions of their new single, “Taiyo Knock” (太陽ノック). Continue reading Nogizaka46 & 7-11 collaboration single
Nogizaka Eigo (or “Nogizaka English”) is a new television series intended to teach viewers about the English language, and features AKB48 member Hirata Rina. Continue reading Learn English with Nogizaka46
Takasu Katsuka, the director of Takasu Clinic, famous for cosmetic surgery, and his son, Takasu Mikiya of the company’s Nagoya branch, recently revealed on the company’s blog site a recent survey of its patients. Continue reading “With plastic surgery, I want this face!” ranking shows HYDE and Shiraishi Mai at #1
The title says it all. A very “unique” individual is spotted at a Nogizaka46 handshaking event. A picture is worth a thousand words, so here goes: Continue reading weirdo spotted at Nogizaka46 handshaking event
I’m not sure how this appeared in my news feed. Apparently, a glimpse of Nishino Nanase, fresh out of the bath, makeup-less seems to have garnered mixed opinions. I didn’t think she looked terribly different. Continue reading Nishino Nanase looking terrible without makeup?!
Today’s July 9th release of Nogizaka46’s 9th single, “Natsu no Free & Easy” achieved first day sales of about 375,000, and ranked #1 on Oricon CD single daily ranking. This continues the streak, started by the “Oide shampoo” single of eight consecutive singles with day one sales reaching #1 rank.