News AKB48's General Election to Be Streamed in English
posted on 2012-06-04 23:26 EDT
The results of the AKB48 idol group's current "General Election" popularity poll will be streamed live on the group's Google+ and YouTube channels on June 6. Producer Yasushi Akimoto revealed that the broadcast would have a simultaneous English translation, as well as the option to "+1" individual group members so fans can show their personal approval.
The schedule is as follows:
- 4:20 a.m. (EDT) Full live streaming of the General Election
- 10:00 a.m. (EDT) Exclusive live streaming of the final winner's election speech