no3b (No Sleeves) new single announced, first in over a year
no3b (No Sleeves) has announced a new single, their 9th single overall and first in over a year. The single isn’t yet title but will come on four editions with three Limited that include lottery application card for special event. The AKB48 sub-unit released their 8th single “Pedicure Day” back on December 28th 2011. no3b is scheduled to release their 9th single on January 16th 2013 – read on for more early release details…
~ updated details, “Kirigirisu-jin” ~
no3b or No Sleeves is a sub-unit of AKB48 featuring popular members Kojima Haruna (24), Takahashi Minami (21), Minegishi Minami (20). All three idols are part of the 2005 24 founding members of now mega idol group AKB48. Kojima Haruna previously was the only member to participate on the main song of all of the AKB48 singles but failed to pass the recent 3rd Janken tournament and isn’t in the main unit for the upcoming 29th single “Eien Pressure”. As one of the group leaders Takahashi Minami has performed in the main unit on nearly all of the AKB48 singles and after being captain of Team A since 2009 she now has the title of General Director covering AKB48 and all sister groups.
On November 18th no3b is holding a shoot for the new single title track’s music video. Selected fans could attend by purchasing the Regular edition via the Sony Music Japan Shop site (application period is closed).
no3b’s 9th single comes on four editions,
– Limited A with bonus DVD contents pending, includes coupling track A and application card for event.
– Limited B with bonus DVD contents pending, includes coupling track B and application card for event.
– Limited C with bonus DVD contents pending, includes coupling track C and application card for event.
– Regular CD-only with main coupling track, First Press version adds photo.
Track lists, cover jackets, and Limited edition application card details will be announced so check back to Comtrya Sugoi for updates.
no3b – 9th single – release date January 16th 2013