|Network||Mnet, Mnet Japan|
|Airing Date||June 15, 2018 - August 31, 2018|
|Running Time||23.00 KST, 140-160 minutes|
|Presenters||Lee Seung Gi|
|Opening Theme||Nekkoya (PICK ME) (내꺼야 (PICK ME))|
Produce 48 was a Korean reality survival show and is the third season of the Produce 101 series. The difference between the first and second seasons of the show and this one is that for the first time, all Japanese 48 group members are able to join the show.
Over the course of the show, candidates will be eliminated according to viewer votes until only 12 remain. These 12 will then go on to debut as a new group in both Japan and Korea. The show announced the final 12 members who would debut as well as the official group name IZONE on its finale on August 31, 2018.
First Group Battle
For the Group Battle, the team with most points combined was the winner. Every member in the winning team received an additional 1,000 votes.
- Love Whisper by GFriend (Korean)
- Peek-a-Boo by Red Velvet (Korean)
- Mamma Mia by Kara (Japanese)
- Short Hair by AOA (Korean)
- Like Ooh-Ahh by TWICE (Japanese)
- Boombayah by BLACKPINK (Korean)
- High Tension by AKB48 (Japanese)
- Very, Very, Very by I.O.I (Korean)
For the position evaluation, the individual trainee with most votes was the winner and received an additional 5,000 votes. The trainee with the most votes out of everyone in Vocal and Rap received an additional 100,000 votes as well as the trainee with most votes out of everyone in Dance.
In Vocal and Rap, Han Cho-Won won the 100,000 additional votes. In Dance, Murase Sae won the 100,000 additional votes.
Vocal and Rap
- Energetic by Wanna One (Korean)
- Don't Know You by Heize (Korean)
- Park Minji, Han Chowon (WINNER), Kang Hyewon, Yu Min-Young
- Merry Chri by BoA (Japanese)
- The Truth Untold by BTS
- Into the New World by Girls' Generation
- Ddu-du Ddu-du by BLACKPINK
- Sorry Not Sorry (Freedo Remix) by Demi Lovato
- Side to Side (Remix) by Ariana Grande
- Handclap by Fitz and the Tantrums
- Touch (Muffin Remix) by Little Mix
- Instruction by Jax Jones
- Son Eunchae (WINNER), Kim Hyunah, Kim Suyun, Lee Haeun, Nakanishi Chiyori, Wang Ke
Each girl could choose the song they wanted to perform. This decision was made before the second elimination. After the elimination, re-arrangements were made to the different songs to fit 5 members each.
The winning group with the most votes were given an additional 130,000 votes in benefit, and the winning group was Rollin' Rollin' with Shiroma Miru in first place. The individual trainee who got the most votes from the audience was Miyawaki Sakura. The highest ranked member in each group also received an additional 50,000 benefit votes.
- Rollin' Rollin' (Tropical Dance Pop)
- 너에게 닿기를 (To Reach You) (New Jack Swing)
- Rumour (Moombahton / Trap)
- 다시 만나 (See You Again) (Pop Dance)
- 1000% (Contemporary Girls Pop)
- I Am (Hip Hop / R&B Pop)
- Suki ni Nacchaudarou?
- We Together
- Yume wo Miteiru Aida
- Jang Wonyoung: 338,336 votes
- Miyawaki Sakura: 316,105 votes
- Jo Yuri: 294,734 votes
- Choi Yena: 285,385 votes
- Ahn Yujin: 280,487 votes
- Yabuki Nako: 261,788 votes
- Kwon Eunbi: 250,212 votes
- Kang Hyewon: 248,432 votes
- Honda Hitomi: 240,418 votes
- Kim Chaewon: 238,192 votes
- Kim Minjoo: 227,061 votes
- Lee Chaeyeon: 221,273