It’s Official – JKT48

11 09 2011

Fans have been waiting for an official confirmation from Japan that JKT48 is real ever since news broke out that a new ooo group based in Jakarta was going ahead with auditions. There had been nothing stated about JKT48 in the Japanese media or by AKB management. By saying nothing, this only lead to speculation that JKT48 was a big elaborate hoax. Finally we have news about JKT48 and from AKB Theater Manager Togasaki who has posted an article in the AKB48 blog that JKT48 is real and will debut at the end of the year and they’re looking to start up other new 000 groups in other countries as well. The lineup for the group after the final auditions is being made mid October.

JKT48’s official Japanese website is



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