Yamada Ichigo (山田苺) is a member of Hello Pro Kenshuusei under Hello! Project. 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).

Biography[edit | edit source]

Yamada Ichigo, March 2020

Yamada Ichigo, December 2019

Yamada Ichigo, September 2019

Yamada Ichigo, June 2019

Yamada Ichigo, March 2019

Yamada Ichigo, December 2018

Yamada Ichigo, August 2018

Yamada Ichigo, June 2018

Yamada Ichigo, March 2018

Yamada Ichigo, September 2017

Yamada Ichigo, June 2017

Yamada Ichigo, March 2017

Early Life[edit | edit source]

Yamada Ichigo was born on July 15, 2005 in Shizuoka, Japan.

2012-2013[edit | edit source]

Yamada was a junior model for the magazine JS Girl.

2016[edit | edit source]

In late 2016, Yamada participated in the Morning Musume '16 Shinseiki Audition Saiboshuu, but failed.[1]

2017[edit | edit source]

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.[2] 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.

Yamada appeared in Juice=Juice's "Jidanda Dance" music video as a back dancer.

From October 26 to November 12, Yamada performed in the Engeki Joshibu musical Bokutachi Karen na Shounen Gasshoudan.

2018[edit | edit source]

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.

Personal Life[edit | edit source]

Her family has a cat named Azuki. She also has a hedgehog named Potter. Her dad named it after Harry Potter.[3]

As of April 2020, Yamada is currently in her last 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.

The following list are notable friendships Yamada Ichigo has acquired:

Profile[edit | edit source]

  • Name: Yamada Ichigo (山田苺)
  • Stage Name: Kosakura Ichigo (小桜苺)
  • Nickname: Ichitan (いちたん)
  • Birthdate: July 15, 2005 (2005-07-15) (age 15)
  • Birthplace: Shizuoka, Japan
  • Blood Type: O
  • Height: 169cm
  • Western Zodiac: Cancer
  • Eastern Zodiac: Rooster
  • Hello! Project Status:
  • UP-FRONT PROMOTION Status:
    • 2017-03-06: Member
  • Onigo Musume Member Color: Red Colorball.png Red
  • Hello! Project Groups:
  • 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, corn, kappa maki and melon
  • Favorite Color: Red
  • Charm Point: Her squishy cheeks
  • Favorite Hello! Project songs: Egao no Kimi wa Taiyou sa[4], Ashita Tenki ni Naare
  • Looks Up To: Sayashi Riho[5], Hamaura Ayano[6][7]

Works[edit | edit source]

Theater[edit | edit source]

Bokutachi Karen na Shounen Gasshoudan (2017)

TV Programs[edit | edit source]

Internet[edit | edit source]

Music Videos[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • 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 169cm, she has beaten Mashiro Kana's record of 168cm in height. 
  • She is the second tallest member of Hello! Project ever, after Kumai Yurina
  • Her favorite sushi conveyer dish is kappa maki and melon.
  • She likes Cats, Rabbits, and Hedgehogs.[8]
  • She would like to visit Hawaii.[9]
  • She likes Horror movies, like Sadako. She does not think it is scary, but actually cute.[10]
  • She loves solving rubik cubes in record time.[11]
  • At a Kobushi Factory handshake event, Hamaura Ayano gave her a push to join Hello! Project.[12]
  • She cried when she was not chosen to join BEYOOOOONDS.[13]

See Also[edit | edit source]

Honorary Titles[edit | edit source]

Honorary Titles

Preceded by
Mashiro Kana

Tallest Member in Hello Pro Kenshuusei Ever
2017 - present

Succeeded by
Incumbent

References[edit | edit source]

  1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YxOdGE3VSPE
  2. "ハロプロ研修生に新メンバーが加入!" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-03-06.
  3. "Hello Pro Kenshuusei no Tadaima Radio Benkyouchuu!!" #04 1.26.20
  4. Hello Pro Kenshuusei no Tadaima Radio Benkyouchuu!!
  5. Hello Dream. Episode 8.
  6. BOMB September 2018 issue.
  7. Hello Dream. Episode 8.
  8. "Hello Pro Kenshuusei no Tadaima Radio Benkyouchuu!!" #04 1.26.20
  9. "Hello Pro Kenshuusei no Tadaima Radio Benkyouchuu!!" #04 1.26.20
  10. "Hello Pro Kenshuusei no Tadaima Radio Benkyouchuu!!" #04 1.26.20
  11. Hello Dream. Episode 7.
  12. Hello Dream. Episode 8.
  13. http://blog.livedoor.jp/hello_98/archives/6353950.html

External Links[edit | edit source]

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