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Sunday, 04 November 2018 10:45

Farewell, Your Majesty - Queen of Namba graduated from NMB48

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Today, NMB48 Team N Yamamoto Sayaka performed, for the final time, at NMB48 Theater.

Serving as the group leader, 25 year-old idol has led Namba's idol group for 8 years. Yamamoto Sayaka is NMB48's first generation, she joined NMB48 in 2010, and was appointed as group captain in 2011.

Yamamoto Sayaka was one of NMB48's key members, after former NMB48 ace Watanabe Miyuki graduated from group, she became both the leader and the ace of the group.

Yamamoto Sayaka was not just core member of NMB48, she was one of most popular member of AKB48, she once held a concurrent position in AKB48 Team K (from 2014 to 2016), and she gave up the position in 2016, since then, she concentrated on cultivating NMB48's new generation, and her solo singer-songwriter career development. 

Yamamoto Sayaka released 2 solo albums "Rainbow" (2016) and "identity" (2017), and 2 album tours, but her most famous song is "365nichi no kamihikouki" which was a coupling song for AKB48's 42nd single.

365nichi no kamihikouki (AKB48 ver.)

365nichi no kamihikouki (Rainbow LIVE TOUR 2016 ver.)

365nichi no kamihikouki (Kashiwagi Yuki solo ver.)

365nichi no kamihikouki (STU48 ver.)

365nichi no kamihikouki (Tsugumi Mai ver.)

365nichi no kamihikouki (Keio Kingergarten ver.)

Moreover, Yamamoto Sayaka also released 3 solo photo books "Sayakami" (2012), "SY" (2015) and "Minna no Yamamoto Sayaka" (2016), all of them are best sellers on ORICON Chart.

Reference: Yamamoto Sayaka's solo works

Yuki koi, the lead track of Rainbow

1st album Rainbow LIVE TOUR 2016

Joker, the lead track of identity

2nd album identity LIVE TOUR 2017

Hitoiki tsukinagara, CM song for JT (Japan Tobacco).

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  • Comment Link Tuberose Sunday, 04 November 2018 11:50 posted by Tuberose

    Thank you for everything Sayanee. We will always love and support you.

  • Comment Link MRA Sunday, 04 November 2018 12:46 posted by MRA

    Definitely, coolest women in Asia. No one comes close

  • Comment Link Joe Sunday, 04 November 2018 12:52 posted by Joe

    You gave your all with a level of style, talent and class few could match.

  • Comment Link Jsprite Sunday, 04 November 2018 14:59 posted by Jsprite

    Not a "Sayonara", but a "Jaa ne"!

  • Comment Link exxxtreme Tuesday, 06 November 2018 04:22 posted by exxxtreme

    nmb48 will never be the same again without sayaka.nmb48 1st gen is the best 48 group ever.i was shock to see them performed so well even as a rookie group.they can even compete with the best akb group in that sad,time past so quickly.thank you sayaka for the wonderful time you give us.i,an nmb fan, will never forget that nmb48 is the best 48 group ever.

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