AKB48 Brings Down The House With Give Me Five!

The girls of Japanese powerhouse girl group, AKB48, appeared on Music Japan during the weekend to perform and promote their new single Give Me Five! Although the album from which the single came from doesn’t need much promoting, it sold one million copies in the first two days of launch…yowzers. You catch the performance below which by all accounts brought the house with an especially enthusiastic crowd.     … Continue reading AKB48 Brings Down The House With Give Me Five!

AKB48’s 25th Single – Give Me Five MV

The eagerly awaited 25th single, called Give Me Five,  from Japanese girl group, AKB48, has a video released for it or really, it’s more like a mini movie at over 30 minutes long. Directed by Sugita Shigemichi, the MV tells the story of four separate girls each with their own tale of hardship and trying times. Yuki has suffered abuse at the hands of bullies … Continue reading AKB48’s 25th Single – Give Me Five MV

AKB48 Ready Up To Release 25th Single

I will unashamedly say that I’m a huge AKB48 fan, I try and buy their albums and releases when I can either through an import store in Melbourne that charges a mint or I obtain Japanese iTunes Store credit and purchase them that way. So I was really excited to hear the news that the powerful girl group from Japan are getting ready to release … Continue reading AKB48 Ready Up To Release 25th Single