AKB48 / Awarded “Asia’s Most Popular Group” in Beijing


One of the most popular idol groups of Asia, AKB48, was awarded as Asia’s Most Popular Group at “11th CCTV-MTV Music Award” held on 8/21/2012 at MasterCard Center in Beijing, China. This is the best of the best awards a non-Chinese Asian artist/group can receive.
CCTV boasts the highest number of viewers in the whole world and AKB participated for the opening act in the composition of 16 young members, mostly of the trainees. The audience of 10,000 was extremely excited for their signature number ‘Heavy Rotation.’
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