There's one main requirement to be in this new Japanese girl group -- guess what

28 January 2014 / 2 years 8 months ago
This new girl group in Japan is creating waves for being anything but conventional.

In fact, their main requirement is to stay chubby or risk getting dismissed from the band.

According to an article in, music giant Avex collaborated with popular Japanese girls’ fashion magazine CanCam in organizing a "nationwide chubby girl audition".

After stringent selections from a pool of 3,500 applicants, 10 girls were selected to make up the girl band, Chubbiness.

They are set to debut as professional artistes in March this year.

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