10:47 am - 01/16/2012
NMB48’s Yamamoto Sayaka challenges her first solo
On January 15th, NMB48 announced that captain Yamamoto Sayaka will be making her “solo debut” with their third single, “Junjou U-19“.
As we reported earlier, the single will be available in four different versions: Type A (CD+DVD), Type B (CD+DVD), Type C (CD+DVD), and ‘Theatre’ (CD-only). Yamamoto’s solo song, “Jungle Gym” will be included in the ‘Theatre’ edition of the single.
“Jungle Gym” was written by AKB48 mastermind Akimoto Yasushi. It is described as a medium tempo ballad. This will also be the first solo song from NMB48.
Yamamoto expressed, “It’s a love song that I can relate to. If you’re a girl, you’ve probably experienced it at least once in your life… ”
Additionally, the coupling track by the Under Girls has been revealed to be “Baatari GO!”
“Junjou U-19″ is set for release on February 8th.