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
Here is Ikoma Rina’s speech, with English subtitles, from the AKB48 2014 6th Senbatsu General Election. Continue reading Ikoma Rina 2014 6th Senbatsu Speech (English subtitles)
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
Nogizaka46’s Matsumura Sayuri and Nakada Kana host a regular live show on Japanese internet streaming site called NikoNikoDouga. The show, called “Nama no aidoru ga suki” (roughly, “I love real idols”), aired their 16th episode on July 8th, and featured a somewhat… interesting segment. Continue reading Nogizaka46’s Matsumura Sayuri’s “Touching Fortune Telling”!
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.