Shoko Sayama is a renegade student hoping to make it big in the music business. She and Kyoichi get involved after she recruits him to retrieve her confiscated minidisc player.
During the time with Kyoichi, she was planning to audition for lead singer in a J-pop band, but loses confidence when she sees a younger rival. She asks Kyoichi out one night, but he doesn't come, and she wanders the street soul searching. At the end of the series, she is on the radio with her latest single called "Hatsukoi" ("First Love").