Girl-Group Handshake Fans Push Japan Music Sales Past U.S.

Girl-Group Handshake Fans Push Japan Music Sales Past U.S.

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Yuko Oshima, center, and other AKB48 members perform on a stage prior to their 27th song selection, called the AKB48 General Election in Tokyo on June 6, 2012.