Aikatsu fans rejoice, because Aikatsu Friends! is getting a second season! Its title is Aikatsu Friends! ~Kagayaki no Jewel~, and the official website has revealed it will premiere sometime in April 2019. They even revealed a brand new key visual for the upcoming anime as well:
The second season’s story will happen two years after the events of the first one. Aine Yuuki and Mio Minato are now high school students, with Akane Yuuki and Ibuki Kido reprising their roles. Yoko Hikasa will also be joining the cast as Hibiki Tensho, the Aikatsu artist who performed “Space Aikatsu!”.
Meanwhile, Saori Onishi will be voicing Alicia Charlotte. The staff also confirmed that Maika Chono (Karen Miyama), Ema Hinata (Yui Ninomiya), Sakuya Shirayuri (Emiri Suyama), and Kaguya Shirayuri (Yuuki Kuwahara) will all be returning for the second season as well.
source: Aikatsu Official Twitter Page