It has been revealed that AKB48‘s “So Long” has become their 10th consecutive single to sell over a million copies in its first week of sales. The single, which sold 1,036,00 copies, naturally topped the Oricon charts to win over E-girls‘ “The Never Ending Story” (40055 copies) and Man with a Mission‘s “Emotions“(30392 copies).
Watanabe Mayu, Mayuyu, who serves as the center for the first time after Maeda Atsuko’s departure from the group, said “I’m so happy from the bottom of my heart. I’m full of gratitude towards our fans who have been cheering us on and our staff who always supports us.“.
I’m tired of posting “So Long” videos but here’s the latest version from yesterday if you haven’t seen it! (Starts at 30:00)