AKB48's General Election to Be Streamed in English
posted on by Kimberly Grace
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