SNH48 5th Senbatsu Election
The SNH48 5th Senbatsu Election "Dǐlì Qián Xíng" (SNH48第五届偶像年度人气总决选 "砥砺前行") is the fifth Senbatsu Election held by SNH48. It will be held on July 28, 2018. Ballots were included in SNH48's 20th Single, Forest Theorem / Secret Garden. Fans made their voices heard by voting for their favorite SNH48/BEJ48/GNZ48/SHY48/CKG48 member at the fifth annual SNH48 Group members election.
The top 16 members are featured in the Top Girls of the group's 21th single. Meanwhile, the 17th to 32nd place members join Undergirls for the B-side track, the 33rd to 48th place members join the Next Girls unit for the 2nd B-side track and the 49th to 66th place members join the Future Girls unit for the 3rd B-side track.
- SNH48: 94 members
- BEJ48: 60 members
- GNZ48: 71 members
- SHY48: 43 members
- CKG48: 35 members
- Total: 303 members
2nd Preliminary Results
1st Preliminary Results
Out of the 66 members who ranked in, 36 came from SNH48, 16 came from BEJ48, 11 came from GNZ48, and 3 came from SHY48. Kennins are counted as part of their original teams:
- May 17: Release of Forest Theorem / Secret Garden.
- June 9: Launching ceremony.
- June 9 to July 28: voting period for Forest Theorem / Secret Garden ballots.
- June 17: Announcement of 1st Preliminary results.
- July 08: Announcement of 2nd Preliminary results.
- July 28: SNH48 21th Single Senbatsu Selections final results.
- Members who didn't apply:
- The first election to feature CKG48 members.
- Feng SiJia had the biggest ranking increase (from non-rank to #29), while Liu JiongRan had the biggest ranking decrease (#24 to non-rank).
- First senbatsu with a member of GNZ48
- The MV for Top Girls will be shooting in Croatia, for Undergirls in Hong Kong, for Next Girls and Future Girls in Korea.
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