Gingham Check

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Single by AKB48
Type A Cover

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Single by AKB48
Type B Cover

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Single by AKB48
Theater Edition Cover

Released: August 29, 2012
Genre: J-Pop
Format: CD Single, CD+DVD
Label: You, Be Cool!/KING RECORDS
Producer: Akimoto Yasushi
Limited Edition Covers

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Single by AKB48
Limited Edition A Cover

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Single by AKB48
Limited Edition B Cover

AKB48 Singles Chronology
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Manatsu no Sounds Good!
26th Single
(2012)
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UZA
28th Single
(2012)

Gingham Check (ギンガムチェック) is the 27th major single (29th overall) by the Japanese girl idol group AKB48, the members chosen by 4th general election selection (2012). The Single set for release in Japan on August 29, 2012. The video is directed by Joseph Kahn. It was released in five versions: a limited type-A CD+DVD edition, a regular type-A CD+DVD edition, a limited type-B CD+DVD edition, a regular type-B CD+DVD edition, and a limited CD-only theater edition.

【PV】ギンガムチェック_AKB48_公式

【PV】ギンガムチェック AKB48 公式

Gingham Check (PV)

Tracklist

  1. Gingham Check (ギンガムチェック)
  2. Yume no Kawa (夢の河)
  3. Doremifa Onchi (ドレミファ音痴)
  4. Gingham Check off vocal ver. (ギンガムチェック off vocal ver)
  5. Yume no Kawa off vocal ver (夢の河 off vocal ver.)
  6. Doremifa Onchi off vocal ver (ドレミファ音痴 off vocal ver.)

  1. Gingham Check (Music Video)
  2. Yume no Kawa (Music Video)
  3. Doremifa Onchi (Music Video)
  4. 27th Single Senbatsu General Election Documentary (27thシングル選抜総選挙ドキュメント)

  1. Gingham Check (ギンガムチェック
  2. Nante Bohemian" (なんてボヘミアン)
  3. Show fight! (Show fight!)
  4. Gingham Check off vocal ver. (ギンガムチェック off vocal ver)
  5. Nante Bohemian off vocal ver. (なんてボヘミアン off vocal ver.)
  6. Show fight! off vocal ver. (Show fight! off vocal ver.)

  1. Gingham Check (Music Video)
  2. Nante Bohemian" (Music Video)
  3. Show fight! (Music Video)
  4. AKB48 Group Members 『Self Taken Picture Courses』 (AKB48 グループメンバーによる『自撮り講座・釣り講座』)
  5. AKB48 Group Members 『Self Taken Picture Gallery』 (AKB48 グループメンバーによる『自撮り釣り写真ギャラリー』)

  1. Gingham Check (ギンガムチェック)
  2. Yume no Kawa (夢の河)
  3. Ano Hi no Fūrin" (あの日の風鈴)
  4. Gingham Check (ギンガムチェック off vocal ver.)
  5. Yume no Kawa (夢の河 off vocal ver)
  6. Ano Hi no Fūrin" (あの日の風鈴 off vocal ver)

AKB48 Promoting Single

Selected Members

"Gingham Check"

★ Senbatsu (選抜) (16 Members) (Oshima Yuko Center)

"Nante Bohemian"

Undergirls (アンダーガールズ) (16 Members) (Takajo Aki Center)

"Do Re Mi Fa Onchi"

Next Girls (ネクストガールズ) (16 Members) (Iwasa Misaki Center)

"Show Fight!"

Future Girls (フューチャーガールズ) (16 Members) (Muto Tomu Center)

"Yume no Kawa"

Selection 10 (セレクション10) (10 Members) (Maeda Atsuko Center)

"Ano Hi no Fuurin"

Waiting Girls (171 Members)

TV Performances

  • [2012.08.31] Music Station
  • [2012.09.01] Happy Music
  • [2012.09.03] HEY! HEY! HEY! Music Champ
  • [2012.09.07] Music Station
  • [2012.11.14] Japan Yusen Taisho
  • [2012.12.30] 54th Japan Record Award
  • [2012.12.31] 63rd Kouhaku Uta Gassen

Oricon Chart Positions

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Week Rank Sales
- #1
906,617
#1
107,399
#1
44,748
#1
30,596
#1
22,380
#1
27,094
#1 1,181,966
#1
11,001
#6
9,006
#5
7,996
#3
4,927
#4 #3
6,456
#3
6,814
#3 53,860
#4 #10 #7 #5 #4 #5 #4 #5 19,712
#3
2,382
#12 #11 #8 #4 #4 #3
1,739
#6 12,231
#4 #14 #11 #10 #7 #6 #6 #12 6,996
4 16 18 15 11 5 6 10 4,386
4 22 17 13 15 10 10 16 3,966
10 33 28 22 16 18 21 21 2,989
10 43 44 23 23 21 21 28 3,192
16 37 38 31 29 22 21 34 3,200
13 47 39 29 32 28 35 38 2,572
40 - - 35 25 22 24 42 1,694
17 - - 35 38 28 43 46 2,321
17 - 46 35 28 24 29 36 2,369
16 48 46 41 41 41 38 39 1,953
14 45 44 41 43 36 32 39 2,219
16 32 38 26 29 21 25 31 2,381
35 - - - - - - x x,xxx
- - - - - - - x x,xxx
Year Month Month Rank Sales
2012 August 1 1,181,966
2012 September 6 92,799
2012 October 26 17,733

Total Reported Sales: 1,308,007*
Total Sales of 2012: 1,303,407 (#3 single of the year)
Total Sales of 2013: 4,600*

  • 14th consecutive single to debut at #1 in the Weekly Oricon rankings.

Trivia

Videos

Slideshow

Senbatsu

Undergirls

Next Girls

Future Girls

AKB48
Members
Team A

Iriyama Anna | Okabe Rin (Captain) | Okumoto Hinano | Oguri Yui | Kato Rena | Sato Minami | Shitao Miu | Shinozaki Ayana | Suzuki Kurumi | Taguchi Manaka | Chiba Erii | Nishikawa Rei | Maeda Ayaka | Michieda Saki | Miyazaki Miho | Mukaichi Mion | Yamane Suzuha | Yokoyama Yui | Yoshida Karen

Team K

Ichikawa Manami | Okada Rina | Oda Erina | Kuranoo Narumi | Kobayashi Ran | Komiyama Haruka (Captain) | Shimoguchi Hinana | Nagatomo Ayami | Hashimoto Haruna | Harumoto Yuki | Hidaritomo Ayaka | Minegishi Minami | Muto Orin | Muto Tomu | Mogi Shinobu | Yasuda Kana | Yamada Kyoka | Yumoto Ami | Yokoyama Yui

Team B

Iwatate Saho (Captain) | Otake Hitomi | Omori Maho | Oya Shizuka | Okuhara Hinako | Kashiwagi Yuki | Kawahara Misaki | Kitazawa Saki | Kubo Satone | Saito Haruna | Sasaki Yukari | Sato Akari | Shimizu Maria | Takita Kayoko | Taniguchi Megu | Nakanishi Chiyori | Hattori Yuna | Fukuoka Seina | Honda Hitomi | Yamabe Ayu | Yoshikawa Nanase

Team 4

Asai Nanami | Inagaki Kaori | Utada Hatsuka | Omori Miyuu | Okada Nana | Onishi Momoka | Kawamoto Saya | Gyouten Yurina | Kurosu Haruka | Sakaguchi Nagisa | Sato Kiara | Takaoka Kaoru | Takahashi Ayane | Takahashi Sayaka | Tatsuya Makiho | Tada Kyoka | Nagano Serika | Hama Sayuna | Hirano Hikaru | Ma Chia-Ling | Miyazato Rira | Murayama Yuiri (Captain) | Yamauchi Mizuki

Team 8

Hokkaido & Tohoku : Sakaguchi Nagisa | Yokoyama Yui | Nunoya Riru | Inoue Miyuu | Mitomo Mashiro | Sato Akari | Hasegawa Momoka | Kanto: Okabe Rin | Honda Hitomi | Shimizu Maria | Takahashi Ayane | Yoshikawa Nanase | Oguri Yui | Oda Erina | Shiobara Karin | Hidaritomo Ayaka | Chubu: Utada Hatsuka | Suzuki Yuka | Hattori Yuna | Matsumura Miku | Hashimoto Haruna | Sakagawa Hiyuka | Hirano Hikaru | Takahashi Sayaka | Kansai: Nagano Serika | | Fukutome Mitsuho | Onishi Momoka | Hama Sayuna | Chugoku & Shikoku: Tokunaga Remi | Okuhara Hinako | Kamachi Yukina | Okumoto Hinano | Shitao Miu | Harumoto Yuki | Gyoten Yurina | Takaoka Kaoru | Rissen Airi | Kyushu: Yoshida Karen | Kawahara Misaki | Onoue Mizuki | Kuranoo Narumi | Yamada Kyoka | Uemi Sorano | Fujizono Rei | Miyazato Rira

Kenkyuusei
Kenkyuusei

Homma Mai | Ishiwata Sena | Kuramoto Miyuu | Suenaga Yuzuki | Nagano Megumi | Furukawa Nazuna | Honda Sora | Yoshihashi Yuzuka

Discography
Indie Singles 1. Sakura no Hanabiratachi | 2. Skirt, Hirari
Major Singles 1. Aitakatta | 2. Seifuku ga Jama wo Suru | 3. Keibetsu Shiteita Aijou | 4. Bingo! | 5. Boku no Taiyou | 6. Yuuhi wo Miteiru ka? | 7. Romance, Irane | 8. Sakura no Hanabiratachi 2008 | 9. Baby! Baby! Baby! | 10. Oogoe Diamond | 11. 10nen Zakura | 12. Namida Surprise! | 13. Iiwake Maybe | 14. RIVER | 15. Sakura no Shiori | 16. Ponytail to Shushu | 17. Heavy Rotation | 18. Beginner | 19. Chance no Junban | 20. Sakura no Ki ni Narou | 21. Everyday, Katyusha | 22. Flying Get | 23. Kaze wa Fuiteiru | 24. Ue Kara Mariko | 25. GIVE ME FIVE! | 26. Manatsu no Sounds Good! | 27. Gingham Check | 28. UZA | 29. Eien Pressure | 30. So long! | 31. Sayonara Crawl | 32. Koi Suru Fortune Cookie | 33. Heart Ereki | 34. Suzukake Nanchara | 35. Mae Shika Mukanee | 36. Labrador Retriever | 37. Kokoro no Placard | 38. Kibouteki Refrain | 39. Green Flash | 40. Bokutachi wa Tatakawanai | 41. Halloween Night | 42. Kuchibiru ni Be My Baby | 43. Kimi wa Melody | 44. Tsubasa wa Iranai | 45. LOVE TRIP/Shiawase wo Wakenasai | 46. High Tension | 47. Shoot Sign | 48.Negaigoto no Mochigusare | 49. #SukiNanda | 50.11-gatsu no Anklet | 51. TBA
Best Albums 1. Set List ~Greatest Songs 2006-2007~ | 2. Kamikyokutachi | 3. Koko ni Ita Koto | 4. 1830m | 5. Tsugi no Ashiato | 6. Koko ga Rhodes da, Koko de Tobe! | 7. Zero to Ichi no Aida | 8. Thumbnail | 9. TBA
Stage Albums
Team A 1st Stage "Party ga Hajimaru yo" | 2nd Stage "Aitakatta" | 3rd Stage "Dareka no Tame ni" | 4th Stage "Tadaima Ren'aichuu" | 5th Stage "Ren'ai Kinshi Jourei" | 6th Stage "Mokugekisha" | 7th Stage "M'T. ni Sasagu"
Team K 1st Stage "Party ga Hajimaru yo" | 2nd Stage "Seishun Girls" | 3rd Stage "Nonai Paradise" | 4th Stage "Saishuu Bell ga Naru" | 5th Stage "Saka Agari" | 6th Stage "RESET"
Team B 1st Stage "Seishun Girls" | 2nd Stage "Aitakatta" | 3rd Stage "Pajama Drive" | 4th Stage "Idol no Yoake" | 5th Stage "Theater no Megami"
Himawari-gumi 1st Stage "Boku no Taiyou" | 2nd Stage "Yume wo Shinaseru Wake ni Ikanai"
Team 4 1st Stage "Boku no Taiyou" | 2nd Stage "Idol no Yoake"
Concerts
DVDs 01 | 02 | 03 | 04 | 05 | 06 | 07 | 08 | 09 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42
Filmography
Movies Densen Uta | DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 to be continued | DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 Show must go on | DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 No flower without rain | DOCUMENTARY of AKB48 The Time Has Come
Dramas Majisuka Gakuen | Majisuka Gakuen 2 | Sakura Kara no Tegami | Majisuka Gakuen 3 | So Long! | Sailor Zombie | Majisuka Gakuen 4 | Majisuka Gakuen 5 | Cabasuka Gakuen | Crow's Blood | Tofu Pro Wrestling
Anime AKB0048
Events
Sousenkyo 1st Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 13th Single "Kamisama ni Chikatte Gachi Desu"
2nd Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 17th Single "Kaasan ni Chikatte, Gachi Desu"
3rd Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 22nd Single "Kotoshi mo Gachi Desu"
4th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 27th Single "Fan ga Erabu 64 Giseki"
5th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 32nd Single "Yume wa Hitori ja Mirarenai"
6th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 37th Single "Yume no Genzaichi ~Rival wa Doko da~"
7th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 41st Single
8th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 45th Single
9th Senbatsu Sousenkyo - 49 Single
Janken Taikai

1st Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 19th Single
2nd Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 24th Single
3rd Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 29th Single
4th Senbatsu Janken Taikai - 34th Single
5th Senbatsu Janken Taikai - Solo Debut + 38th Single

Group Draft Meeting

AKB48 Group Draft Meeting 2013
AKB48 Group Draft Meeting 2015

Units & Other Groups
Soloists Matsui Sakiko (Piano) | Iwasa Misaki (Enka) | Watanabe Mayu | Kashiwagi Yuki | Takahashi Minami | Itano Tomomi | Sashihara Rino | Kuramochi Asuka (Gachi Uma 2) | Kasai Tomomi (Gachi Uma - Former member) | Maeda Atsuko (Former member) | Oshima Mai (Former member) | Hoshino Michiru (Former member) | Oku Manami (Former member) | Ohori Megumi (Former member) | Ono Erena (Former member) | Hayano Kaoru (Former member)
Units No Sleeves | Watarirouka Hashiritai 7 | French Kiss | Not yet | DiVA
One-Shot Units NO NAME | YM7 | YJ7 | Ojarumaru Sisters | Team KISHIN from AKB48 | Sukeban Girls | Team Dragon from AKB48 | Honegumi from AKB48 | ICE from AKB48 | Crayon Friends from AKB48 | AKBIdoling!!! | Queen & Elizabeth | Natto Angels | Natto Angels Z | Okashina Sisters | Team Z | BABY GAMBA | Mini Skirt | Porrima from AKB48 | Team Surprise | Team BS
Sister Groups SKE48 | SDN48 (Disbanded) | NMB48 | HKT48 | JKT48 | TPE48 | SNH48
Rival Group Nogizaka46
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