Sayaka Kanda (神田沙也加
, born October 1, 1986 in Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese actress and former singer under the stage name SAYAKA. She is the daughter of Japanese 80's Pop star Seiko Matsuda (松田聖子
) and released music under the name SAYAKA
. She released four singles and one album since the beginning of her career in 2002, which since 2005 is on hiatus – reportedly down to pressure from her mother to stop. She has had many roles in various TV dramas, movies, and commercials.