"Heavy Rotation" (ヘビーローテーション, Hebī Rōtēshon) is Japanese idol group AKB48's 17th single, released on August 18, The video was directed by photographer and movie producer Mika Ninagawa. The title song of this single, widely known as "Hebirote" (ヘビロテ, Hebīrōtē), was a huge karaoke hit and lead the. Seventeenth single release from AKB48 featuring the song sung by elected members. Includes three new songs and three instrumentals (subject to change). Includes DVD featuring music video of new songs and more bonus video footage (subject to change). * Type A and Type B includes different B-side (one track). 3 Feb Heavy Rotation is the main song from AKB48's 17th single Heavy Rotation, by Senbatsu. The song is also included in AKB48's 1st original album Koko ni Ita koto, 4th best album 0 to 1 no Aida, SKE48's 1st album Kono Hi no Chime wo Wasurenai and Iwasa Misaki's 1st single Mujin Eki.
First AKB48 Song (Heavy Rotation) to top all the Rocochoku Rankings in the same week. This single made AKB48 the third female artist to have to singles with over k of first-week sales. For female idol groups, AKB48 made history as the first ones. This single outsold Ponytail to Shushu's first week. Achievements. Heavy.