Pop star shaves head

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TOKYO — Japanese pop star Minami Minegishi has shaved her head, according to UPI.

Minegishi, 20, reportedly did so in a video as a gesture of contrition after breaking her band AKB48’s no-dating rule.

Minegishi apologized to her fans and swore she did not want to leave the band.

Her nearly 4-minute video apology was posted on AKB48’s official website.

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