Maeda Atsuko is a Japanese idol singer. She is a former member of AKB48's 'Team A'. Atsuko has consistently been at the group's forefront - earning her the title of "The Face of AKB48" - having had a lead singing role in every single till her graduation. On March 25, 2012, Maeda announced that she would be graduating from AKB48. She graduated on August 27, 2012, at the AKB48 Theater
February 15, 2019 - Former AKB48 Member, Takajo Aki announces her Marriage
Former AKB48 member Takajo Aki announced her marriage via Twitter. Her husband is J-League Club Sagan Tosu's DF, Takahashi Yuji.
February 13, 2019 - SKE48 Obata Yuna announced graduation
SKE48Team KII member and also next generation ace, Obata Yuna announced graduating from SKE48, she will stay with the group until the end of March 2019. She told the fans that she has achieved her goals as an idol, and she wants to try do something new. Her last SKE48 handshake event (SKE48 Stand by you) will be on 6 April 2019, and her last AKB48 handshake event (AKB48 NO WAY MAN) will be on 17 March 2019.
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