AKB48’s sister group HKT48 that is based in Hakata, Fukuoka, made their CD debut on March 20th, and held a handshake event at Yomiuri Land Open Theater EAST, which 5,000 fans attended.
It’s been a year and 4 months since HKT48 made their theater performance debut on November 26, 2011. The members, who have finally met their goal to make a CD debut since the formation, announced to the fans happily and cheerfully, “We, HKT48, made our CD debut today! And this is our first nationwide handshake event as HKT48 solely.”
During the event, the girls performed a total of 5 songs including the debut song.