AKB48 will release their 47th single Shoot Sign on March 15, 2017. Of course, the central position for the song is Kojima Haruna because of her graduation. This is the last appearance of 1st generation member Kojiharu with the famous idol group, since Kojima Haruna graduated from AKB48 and held a last concert with AKB48 on last February 22. She also performs a solo song on this single. The title song is used as the theme song of the drama Tofu Pro Wrestling in which plays Kojima and some AKB48 members . Several editions are be available as always.
The selected (senbatsu) members fot the title are: Kojima Haruna, Iriyama Anna, Oya Shizuka, Yokoyama Yui, Minegishi Minami, Mukaichi Mion, Mutu Tomu, Kato Rena, Kizaki Yuria, Watanabe Mayu, Kashiwagi Yuki, Okada Nana, Kawamoto Saya, Kojima Mako, Komiyama Haruka, Takahashi Juri, Oguri Yui, Onishi Momoka, Matsui Jurina, Goto Rara, Suda Akari, Ichikawa Miori, Yamamoto Ayaka, Yamamoto Sayaka, Yoshida Akari, Shiroma Miru, Sashihara Rino, Kodama Haruka, Miyawaki Sakura, Matsuoka Hana, Kitahara Rie and Nakai Rika.
Each sister group performs a song on this single. NGT48, formed in october 2015, make their first appearance in an AKB48 single ; the group will also make its debut by releasing a single in April. The limited editions will contain tickets during the first sales to attend an event organized by the group.
AKB48 (short for Akihabara48) is a Japanese Idol Group produced by Akimoto Yasushi. The group has their own theater, located on the eighth floor of the Don Quijote store in Akihabara, Tokyo. The 1st generation members were announced in October, 2005, debuting on December 8, 2005. The debut single of the group, Sakura no Hanabiratachi, was released on February 1, 2006. They are currently signed under King Records, originally from DefSTAR RECORDS/Sony Music Japan.
[AKB48 | Shoot Sighn Music Video Full]
[NGT48 Seishun Dokei Music Video / NGT48]
[Kojima Haruna Solo Live]