Sakura Miyawaki and Jurina Matsui Named Double Center for AKB48 48th Single! Senbatsu Sousenkyo Details Revealed!
Senbatsu for AKB48’s 48th single “Negaigoto no Mochigusare” (release date: May 31) and details of the AKB48 Senbatsu Sousenkyo for the group’s 49th single were made known during the photo event for “Thumbnail” at Makuhari Messe on March 20th.
“Negaigoto no Mochigusare” is the middle schooler’s lesson song for NHK National School Music Concours (aka N Con) for 2017. Sakura Miyawaki and Jurina Matsui were named the centers and the complete senbatsu is listed below.
Team A – Anna Iriyama, Shizuka Oya, Yui Yokoyama
Team K – Minami Minegishi, Mion Mukaichi, Tomu Muto
Team B – Yuki Kashiwagi, Rena Kato, Yuria Kizaki, Mayu Watanabe
Team 4 – Saya Kawamoto, Mako Kojima, Komiya Haruka, Nana Okada, Juri Takahashi
Team 8 – Erina Oda, Yui Oguri
Kenkyuusei – Satone Kubo
Team S – Jurina Matsui
Team KII – Nao Furuhata, Akane Takayanagi
Team E – Rara Goto, Akari Suda
Team N – Miori Ichikawa, Ayaka Yamamoto, Sayaka Yamamoto
Team M – Miru Shiroma, Akari Yoshida
Team H – Haruka Kodama, Rino Sashihara
Team KIV – Mio Tomonaga, Sakura Miyawaki
Team TII – Hana Matsuoka
Team NIII – Rie Kitahara, Rika Nakai
Here are all the methods of voting in the Senbatsu Sousenkyo for AKB48’s 49th single:
Purchase of “Negaigoto no Mochigusare”
AKB48 fan club
AKB48 smartphone app
AKB48 Monthly Mail
AKB48 Live!! on Demand
AKB48 Group Revival on Demand
AKB48 Official Net
SKE48 fan club
SKE48 smartphone app
SKE48 Monthly Mail
SKE48 Live!! on Demand
NMB48 fan club
NMB48 smartphone app
NMB48 Monthly Mail
NMB48 Live!! on Demand
HKT48 fan club
HKT48 smartphone app
HKT48 Monthly Mail
HKT48 Live!! on Demand
NGT48 fan club
NGT48 smartphone app
NGT48 Monthly Mail
NGT48 Live!! on Demand
Voting Period – May 30, 2017 10:00am (JST) – June 6, 2017 (3:00pm (JST)
Preliminary Result Announcement – May 31, 2017 – AKB48 Theater
The final results will be announced at Toyosaki Seaside Park, Toyosaki Villa SUN Beach in Okinawa on June 17, 2017.
The top 16 ranking members in the election will be senbatsu, meaning that they will appear in the main song for the 49th single. Members ranked from 17th to 32nd will be the “Under Girls”. Members ranked from 33rd to 48th will be the “Next Girls”, those ranked 49th to 64th will be the “Future Girls”, and those ranked from 65th to 80th will be the “Upcoming Girls”.
AKB48 Official site: http://www.akb48.co.jp/
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