Yamada Ichigo, September 2019
|Former Names||Kosakura Ichigo (小桜苺?)|
|Born||July 15, 2005|
|Agency||UP-FRONT PROMOTION (2017-)|
|Associated Acts||Onigo Musume, Hello Pro Kenshuusei|
|Joined||March 6, 2017|
|Time in Group||2 Years, 6 Months, 10 Days|
Prior to joining Hello! Project, she was a member of the local Shizuoka idol group Onigo Musume under the stage name Kosakura Ichigo (小桜苺).
Yamada Ichigo was born on July 15, 2005 in Shizuoka, Japan.
Yamada was a junior model for the magazine JS Girl.
On March 6, it was announced that Yamada had joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei alongside Shimakura Rika, Hibi Marina, Eguchi Saya, Doi Rena, Okamura Minami, Matsunaga Riai, and Nakayama Natsume. She was introduced at the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 3gatsu ~Marching!~ on March 11.
On March 25 and 26, she participated in the annual SATOYAMA & SATOUMI event.
On October 2, she participated in a fanclub event titled Hello Pro Kenshuusei Special Event in Nagoya ~Hajimemashite! 5~ at Midland Square Cinema 2 alongside Ono Kotomi, Shutto Anna and Kanemitsu Ruru.
Her family has a cat named Azuki.
As of April 2019, Yamada is currently in her second year of middle school.
Yamada's given name, Ichigo, means "strawberry" (苺).
Here is a list of nicknames that was used to refer to Yamada Ichigo:
- Ichitan (いちたん): Her official nickname in Onigo Musume.
- Name: Yamada Ichigo (山田苺)
- Stage Name: Kosakura Ichigo (小桜苺)
- Nickname: Ichitan (いちたん)
- Birthdate: July 15, 2005
- Birthplace: Shizuoka, Japan
- Blood Type: O
- Height: 170cm
- Western Zodiac: Cancer
- Eastern Zodiac: Rooster
- Hello! Project Status:
- 2017-03-06: Hello Pro Kenshuusei
- Hello! Project Groups:
- Hello Pro Kenshuusei (2017-Present)
- UP-FRONT PROMOTION Status:
- 2017-03-06: Member
- Onigo Musume Member Color: Red
- Other groups:
- Onigo Musume (2014-2016)
- Special Skills: Origami, furikopi, dance
- Hobbies: Dancing, collecting bears, making and collecting miniature food samples (fake food models)
- Favorite Music Genre: Hello! Project
- Favorite Sport: Swimming pool, even though I can't swim
- Favorite School Subject: Art
- Motto: Chototsumoushin (猪突猛進; Charge headlong)
- Favorite Food: Cucumber, kappa maki and melon
- Favorite Color: Red
- Charm Point: Her squishy cheeks
- Favorite Hello! Project song: Egao no Kimi wa Taiyou sa, Ashita Tenki ni Naare
- Looks Up To: Sayashi Riho, Hamaura Ayano
- [2017-] Hello! Project Station
- She uploaded videos, including dance covers, to a YouTube channel before joining the Kenshuusei.
- She is a fan of Kobushi Factory and Inoue Rei.
- She shares her birthday with Kusumi Koharu.
- On her graduation day from Onigo Musume, she sang Morning Musume's song "ENDLESS SKY" as solo.
- She is good at riding unicycles, and is constantly riding the one at her school at lunchtime.
- She enjoys the swimming pool even though she's unable to swim.
- She is the tallest member Hello Pro Kenshuusei ever had. At 170cm, she has beaten Mashiro Kana's record of 168cm in height.
- Gallery:Yamada Ichigo
- List:Yamada Ichigo Discography Featured In
- List:Yamada Ichigo Concert & Event Appearances