Here is Watanabe Mayu’s speech for the 2nd position from the 2016 AKB48 45th Single 8th Senbatsu Sousenkyo General Election. Continue reading Watanabe Mayu 2016 8th Senbatsu speech (English subtitles)
A few details for 2016’s senbatsu sousenkyo election have been released. For some AKB members, it’s something to look forward to, but there are also some other members who think otherwise.
Don’t read this! There is no benefit here! Unless you somehow consider the following useful: Yamamoto Sayaka’s face, HKT’s moonwalking, Doraemon the closet wota, and girls kissing all over the place. Don’t read this!
Halloween is over. There is a lot of interesting news recently — but I’m not sure if this post is one of those things! What’s uselessly noteworthy today? Today we look at eyes, crazy wota, the foreheads of HKT48, and Shiraishi Mai. Or Sashihara Rino. Or Maiyan. Or Sasshi.
Things not worth knowing today are: Chiba Erii eats udon, Nishino Nanase bounces to the beat of Taiyo Knock, and Watanabe Mayu kicks some zombies.
Hmm, there’s not many useless things lately. But today, we see Mayuyu with Eel-Man, Iwata Karen and Ito Tomu’s sexy new clothes, and Murashige Anna’s Nonfiction.
According to Oricon, for the week of June 8th to June 14th, 2015, Watanabe Mayu’s new single, Deai no Tsuzuki comes in at 2nd, with 48,240 copies sold. Continue reading Watanabe Mayu’s single nears 50k in first week sales
News coverage of the recent AKB election by “Minna No News” reveals a slew of interesting types and genre of fans.
Pomu Pomu Pudding is a character made by Sanrio, the popular creators of Hello Kitty. Recently, Mr. Pudding himself makes a surprise appearance at one of Watanabe Mayu’s recent promotion event, for her new solo single Deai no Tsuzuki. What follows is pretty hilarious. Continue reading Mayuyu likes Pudding buttholes
It would seem that success as an idol does not necessarily lend itself to success in other areas of Japanese celebrity life. Recently, Watanabe Mayu starred in a Fuji TV drama titled, “Tatakau! Shouten Girl”, where she takes one of the lead roles. Unfortunately, even Mayuyu couldn’t save the show from terribly low ratings. Continue reading Mayuyu’s drama receives insanely lower ratings
Kobayashi Yoshinori is a manga artist and writer, well known in Japanese AKB fandom as a very vocal supporter of AKB48. He even wrote an entire graphic novel about his history with AKB. Already established as a person with strong opinions on controversial political issues, what’s his stance on the Yukirin scandal?! Continue reading Kobayashi Yoshinori not shocked at Yukirin scandal
Here is Watanabe Mayu’s speech for the 3rd position from the 2015 AKB48 41st Single 7th Senbatsu Sousenkyo General Election. Continue reading Watanabe Mayu 2015 7th Senbatsu speech (English subtitles)
Here is Watanabe Mayu’s 2014 6th Senbatsu General Election speech with English subtitles. Continue reading Watanabe Mayu’s 2014 6th Senbatsu speech