Amidst all the buzz regarding Juritan and Milky’s temporary transfer, came the news of AKB48’s new single ‘Manatsu no Sounds good!’ which is released on May 23rd. The song was performed at today’s Saitama concert for the very first time. It’s an uptempo song.
The single will also have a massive 36 senbatsu members with 15 making their debut (11 from Team 4 and Haruka Kodama from HKT48). The previous senbatsu record was 26 for ‘Everyday Kachuusha’.
The senbatsu is as follows:
Maeda Atsuko, Rino Sashihara, Kojima Haruka, Asuka Kuramochi, Mariko Shinoda, Aki Takajo, Minami Takahashi
Yuko Oshima, Tomomi Itano, Sae Miyazawa, Yui Yokoyama, Minami Minegishi
Yuki Kashiwagi, Mayu Watanabe, Rie Kitahara, Tomomi Kasai
Haruka Shimada, Miori Ishikawa, Anna Iriyama, Miyu Takeuchi, Maria Abe, Suzuran Yamauchi, Haruka Shimazaki, Karen Iwata, Rena Kato, Juri Takahashi, Rina Kawaei
Rena Matsui, Jurina Matsui, Akane Takayanagi, Kanon Kimoto, Yuria Kizaki
Sayaka Yamamoto, Miyuki Watanabe, Erika Jo
Looking forward to hearing a preview of the new song.