Team 8 (April 2018)

AKB48's Team 8 (チーム8) is a special Team that was announced during AKB48 Request Hour Setlist Best 200 2014. Their team color is Dark Blue. They have 37 members as of June 2021, although 1 has announced graduation. The concept of Team 8 is "Idols who go meet you" and were sponsored by Toyota before March 2021. They are often considered an unofficial sister group.

Each member of Team 8 comes from a different prefecture of Japan. The members participate in live performances and handshake events and special performances in various regions of Japan and internationally. They are currently on a tour around the country (Team 8 National Tour 〜47 no Suteki na Machi e〜). As of June 2017, Team 8 visited a total of 38 prefectures and travelled 31,693km.

Members

(History: Team 8)

Graduated

Stages

  • 1st Stage (PARTYが始まるよ / PARTY ga Hajimaru yo) [2014.08.05 - 2015.08.16, 2018.02.17 - ]
  • 2nd Stage (会いたかった / Aitakatta) [2015.09.05 - 2017.08.20, 2018.02.12 - ]
  • 3rd Stage (君も8(エイト)で泣こうじゃないか / Kimi mo 8 (Eito) de Nakou janai ka) [2017.09.03 - 2018.01.08]
  • 4th Stage (その雫は、未来へと繋がる虹になる。/ Sono Shizuku wa, Mirai e to Tsunagaru Niji ni Naru.) [2018.11.22 - ]

Team 8 songs on AKB48 singles / albums

Gallery

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