Hinatazaka46 gets a 4th Generation

#日向坂46 – The management of the Japanese idol group Hinatazaka46 has announced that the group is getting new members. These would be the first Hinatazaka46 applicants since the first three generations debuted back in the days of Hiragana Keyaki. The application period ran from 7 March to 4 April 2022 and girls between the ages of 12 and 20 were eligible to apply. The final round will be held in Tokyo on 29 May 2022 and the new generation will be unveiled in August 2022 after three months of training.