AKB48 Idol Amina Sato to graduate
On Sunday AKB48 singer Amina Satou announced that she will graduate from AKB48. She wants to focus on her voice acting aspirations. Her announcement was made during a performance at the AKB48 theater in Tokyo’s Akihabara district.
Amina Satou was 17 years when she made her debut as a fourth generation member of AKB48 in 2007. During the annual general elections that determine who will sing in the next AKB48 release, she placed #8 in her first year. After that she placed #18 twice and currently she is #33.
However, she did win the voice actress auditions for the AKB0048 anime series and she sang in the tie-in unit “No Name”. Previously she played roles in ***Yumeiro Patissiere,**********Morita-san wa Mukuchi, ***and recently she acted in Kids on the Slope (Sakamichi no Appolon).
The graduation date for Amina Satou has not yet been set.