Japanese supergroup AKB48 has pulled the curtain back on details concerning their latest single. The single will be titled “Sayonara Crawl” and is scheduled for a May 22nd release.

The new single will contain a voting code for the upcoming general election, as well as a picture of one of the members and a 20 page photobook with photos by Ninagawa Mika.

Limited edition versions come with a special cover jacket and one of their coveted handshake tickets which allows the bearer to meet and shake the hand of their favorite (oshimen) member.

Further details of the single are listed below.

In other AKB related news released today, ex-member Ono Erena will be releasing her newest single, titled “Fighting☆Hero” on May 29. The single is to be the theme song in Ono’s upcoming television drama, “Tank Top Fighter” which will begin airing on April 25th.


AKB48′s Sayonara Crawl Details

Type A
~CD~
• Sayonara Crawl
• Ikiru Koto (Team A)
• Bara no Kajitsu (Under Girls)
• Bara no Kajitsu off vocals
• Sayonara Crawl off vocals
• Ikiru Koto off vocals

~DVD~
• Sayonara Crawl PV
• Sayonara Crawl PV: Swimsuits version
• Ikiru Koto PV
• Bara no Kajitsu PV
• Making of Sayonara Crawl PV
• Special Footage Type A

Type K
~Limited Edition~
• Kami cover jacket
• Handshake event participation ticket
• Photobook – Pics taken by Ninagawa Mika (Type K)
• AKB48 32nd Single Senbatsu General Election voting code

~Regular Edition~
• Photobook – Pics taken by Ninagawa Mika (Type K)
• AKB48 32nd Single Senbatsu General Election voting code
• Member Photo (1 out of 50 available)

~CD~
• Sayonara Crawl
• How come? (Team K)
• Bara no Kajitsu (Under Girls)
• Sayonara Crawl off vocals
• How come? off vocals
• Bara no Kajitsu off vocals

~DVD~
• Sayonara Crawl PV
• Sayonara Crawl PV: Swimsuits version
• Making of Sayonara Crawl PV
• How come? PV
• Bara no Kajitsu PV
• Special Footage Type K

Type B
~Limited Edition~
• Kami cover jacket
• Photobook – Pics taken by Ninagawa Mika (Type B)
• Handshake event participation ticket
• AKB48 32nd Single Senbatsu General Election voting code

~Regular Edition~
• Member Photo (1 out of 50 available)
• Photobook – Pics taken by Ninagawa Mika (Type B)
• AKB48 32nd Single Senbatsu General Election voting code

~CD~
• Sayonara Crawl
• Romance Kenjuu (Team B)
• Bara no Kajitsu (Under Girls)
• Sayonara Crawl off vocals
• Romance Kenjuu off vocals
• Bara no Kajitsu off vocals

~DVD~
• Sayonara Crawl PV
• Sayonara Crawl PV: Swimsuits version
• Romance Kenjuu PV
• Bara no Kajitsu PV
• Type B Special Footage

Theater Edition
~Version1~
• Sayonara Crawl theater version + Member photo (Senbatsu General Election poster)
• AKB48 32nd Single Senbatsu General Election voting code
• Sayonara Crawl theater version + handshake event participation ticket

~Version 2~
• AKB48 32nd Single Senbatsu General Election voting code
• Sayonara Crawl theater version Member photo (Senbatsu General Election poster)

~CD~
• Sayonara Crawl
• Unknown track by an AKB48 Research Student
• Bara no Kajitsu (Under Girls)
• Sayonara Crawl off vocals
• M-3 off vocals
• Bara no Kajitsu off vocals

Source: AKB48 Official Blog (Japanese)