is a former member of the Japanese idol group AKB48. She was part of Team A and was also one of the most prominent members in the group, being voted number one in the 2009 and 2011 Senbatsu Elections. In the 2010 Senbatsu Election, however, she lost to fellow member Yuko Oshima, who was the lead for their 17th Single: Heavy Rotation. She was part of the "Senbatsu" group which consists of AKB48 members that are featured in their most recent singles. On 25 March 2012, a Sunday, she announced her retirement or 'graduation' from the group.
29.10.2012 [Comic Book Movie (blog)] - It tells the story of a nursing student (AtsukoMaeda), who moves into a row of aging apartment buildings with her parents and younger brother. The first night, she is awakened by a strange scratching sound coming from the apartment of her neighbor
29.10.2012 [Tabloidbintang.com] - Dalam Sehari, Twitter Mantan Member AKB48 AtsukoMaeda Kumpulkan 260 Ribu Follower · Print · Email. Senin, 29 Oktober 2012 18:13: | Panditio Rayendra. Tweet. AtsukoMAeda. PEKAN lalu, AtsukoMaeda mengumumkan ia tak akan memperbarui blog
26.10.2012 [The Japan Daily Press] - Titled Kuroyuri Danchi, his new film will feature none other than AtsukoMaeda, the recently “graduated” former leader of idol mega group AKB48, in the starring role, and actor Hiroki Narimiya as costar. The story is based on a run-down housing complex
25.10.2012 [FANGORIA] - It tells the story of nursing student Asuka (AtsukoMaeda), who has just moved into a row of aging apartment buildings with her parents and younger brother. On the first night in her new room, she is awakened by a strange scratching sound coming from