Kudo Yume was born on September 28, 2004 in Hokkaido, Japan.
Kudo participated in the Hello! Project "Hokkaido Gentei" Member Audition.
On July 16, it was announced that the successful applicants of the Hello! Project "Hokkaido Gentei" Member Audition would join the newly established trainee branch, Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido. Kudo was officially introduced as one of the first seven members on July 30 at the Hello! Project 2016 SUMMER ~Sunshine Parade~ concert in Sapporo alongside Oota Haruka, Sato Hikari, Ishiguri Kanami, Kawano Minori, Kitagawa Ryo, and Yamazaki Mei.
From June 3 to June 10, she was the sole Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido member participating in the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 6gatsu ~June Tripper!~ event.
On May 4, Kudo won the judge's dance award and was the runner-up for the best performance award for her performance of "ROCK Erotic" at the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2019 ~Haru no Koukai Jitsuryoku Shindan Test~.
On June 14, Kudo was announced as a new member of Juice=Juice alongside Hello Pro Kenshuusei's Matsunaga Riai. They had their first on-stage introduction as group members in the Hello Pro Premium Juice=Juice CONCERT TOUR 2019 ~JuiceFull!!!!!!!~ FINAL Miyazaki Yuka Sotsugyou Special at Nippon Budokan on June 17, following their last performance as trainees in the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2019 6gatsu ~Midori~ show held the night before. They were also introduced on stage during the Hello! Project 2019 SUMMER concert tour from July 13.
When Kudo joined Juice=Juice, she was a last year middle school student. As of April 2019, she is in her last year of middle school.
Here is a list of nicknames that was used to refer to Kudo Yume:
- Name: Kudo Yume (工藤由愛)
- Nickname: Tako-chan (タコちゃん), Yume-chan (ゆめちゃん)
- Birthdate: September 28, 2004
- Birthplace: Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
- Blood type: A
- Height: 156cm
- Western Zodiac: Libra
- Eastern Zodiac: Monkey
- Hello! Project Status:
- UP-FRONT PROMOTION Status:
- 2016-07-30: Member
- Juice=Juice Member Color: Light Pink
- Hello! Project Groups:
- Special Skills: Kaeruga pyon, pukkuri-chan
- Hobbies: Watching a variety of videos, piano
- Favorite Music Genre: all of Hello! Project
- Favorite Food: Octopus
- Favorite Sport: Badminton
- Charm Point: Talking with puffed up cheeks
- Motto: Yume wa nigenai, nigeru no wa itsumo jibun da (夢は逃げない、逃げるのはいつも自分だ; It's not your dreams, but yourself that always runs away)
- Favorite Hello! Project Songs: "Help me!!", "Koi no Jubaku"
- Favorite ℃-ute song: "I miss you"
- Favorite ANGERME Songs: "Koi Nara Tokku ni Hajimatteru", "Nana Korobi Ya Oki"
- Looks Up To: Oda Sakura
- [2016–] Hello! Project Station
- [2017–] Upcoming
- [2019–] tiny tiny
- [2019–] OMAKE CHANNEL
-  Hello Pro Kouhaku Taiko THE☆BATTLE 2019
-  Hello Pro no Oshigoto Challenge! 2
- [2016-2019] Hello! to meet you!
- She loves octopuses, so she thinks a job related to them would be fun.
- She shares the same surname with former Morning Musume member Kudo Haruka.
- Gallery:Kudo Yume
- List:Kudo Yume Discography Featured In
- List:Kudo Yume Concert & Event Appearances
- List:Kudo Yume Pocket Morning Weekly Q&A
- ↑ "「ハロプロ研修生北海道」始動のお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2016-07-16.
- ↑ "ハロプロ「北海道限定」研修生7人初披露" (in Japanese). ORICON STYLE. 2016-07-31.
- ↑ "「Hello! Project 研修生発表会2019 ～春の公開実力診断テスト～」結果発表" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2019-05-07.
- ↑ "Juice=Juice 新メンバー発表スペシャル" (in Japanese). Juice=Juice (via YouTube). 2019-06-14.
- ↑ "Juice=Juice 新メンバー決定！" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2019-06-14.
- ↑ Kanazawa Tomoko. "♪.正解発表！イベント決定！アー写更新！メンバーカラー！ 金澤朋子" (in Japanese). Juice=Juice Official Blog. 2019-07-12.
- ↑ 7.0 7.1 7.2 Kudo Yume. "初めまして！工藤由愛" (in Japanese). Juice=Juice Official Blog. 2019-07-12.
- ↑ 8.0 8.1 BOMB September 2018 Issue.
- ↑ Naruchika 2017 ℃-ute MC. 2017-01-29.
- ↑ "アプカミ#66 モ娘。20周年企画、ハロプロ研修生発表会、℃-ute、PINK CRES.ライブ映像、オススメ紹介ほか MC：矢島舞美（℃-ute）、二瓶有加（PINK CRES.）5/12/2017" (in Japanese). Upcoming (via YouTube). 2017-05-12.
- ↑ "【ハロ！ステ#269】モー娘。20周年企画、こぶし＆つばきLIVE、研修生実力診断テスト、加賀・森戸の教えて〇〇先生、船木メイク紹介 MC：小野田紗栞" (in Japanese). Hello! Project Station. 2018-05-09.
- ↑ 【ハロ！ステ#288】"Hello! Project 研修生発表会2019 ～春の公開実力診断テスト～ダイジェスト、BEYOOOOONDSメジャーデビュー決定！ MC：室田瑞希＆秋山眞緒" (in Japanese). Hello! Project Station. 2019-05-08.
|Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido|
|1st Generation||Ishiguri Kanami | Kawano Minori|
|3rd Generation||Nishimura Karin|
|Full Member||Inaba Manaka (Leader)|
|1st Generation||Oota Haruka | Sato Hikari | Kitagawa Ryo | Kudo Yume | Yamazaki Mei|
|2nd Generation||Hashimoto Ririka|
|3rd Generation||Shibuya Hina|
|Indies Singles||1. Real☆Little☆Girl / Kanojo ni Naritai!!! (Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Ver.) | 2. Hankouki! / Ice day Party|
|Concerts & Events|
|Happyoukai Concerts||2017: June|
2018: March | June | December
2019: March | June | September | December
Test Events: 2017 | 2018 | 2019
|Units & Other Acts|
|Sub-Units & Groups||Hello Pro Kenshuusei Unit|
|Associated Acts||Hello Pro Kenshuusei, ANGERME, Juice=Juice, Morning Musume|