In a world of overnight sensations, Rachel Brown has come from the road less traveled. In an era where most singers are “auto-tuned,” manufactured and packaged for entertainment value, Rachel Brown brings the total package to the table; A powerful, yet sophisticated blend of beauty and exceptional NATURAL vocal talent.
A mainstay in the South Florida entertainment market for nearly decade, RACHEL is now developing a national following, playing venues across the U. S. in cities such as New York, Chicago, St. Louis, and Dallas. RACHEL has also been featured at SXSW (Austin), The Black Women’s Expo (Chicago), as well as opening for headliners such as Frankie Beverly & Maze, Mario, Tank, Noel Gourdin & Confunkshun. And the results are the same each time RACHEL leaves the stage. Reviewers of RACHEL’s work repeatedly say that audiences experience a rare and powerful performance the likes of that reserved for names like Celine, Whitney or Mariah.
RACHEL’s passion for music flows through her blood and fills her heart and soul. That is why in 2007 she began work on her debut CD which features a delicate blend of R&B dance grooves, love songs, and inspirational messages. “I want my music to move my listeners not just on the dance floor….but to encourage, motivate and heal, ” states RACHEL. “Singing is a natural high for me. It takes me to another realm. Those are the feelings I want my audience to experience too. I want to lead them on a personal journey of rediscovery. I really want to inspire each listener,” says RACHEL, who prefers to refer to her debut disc entitled “Love, Life & Relationships,” as ‘medication for the mind.
On her critically acclaimed 14-song independent disc the singer/songwriter introduces a new and exciting R&B sound with a splash of “old school” flavor. With powerful vocals and insightful lyrics, RACHEL delicately blends the smoothness of Anita Baker, the sensitivity and consciousness of Oprah, and the soul of Aretha Franklin, as she explores the deepest emotions within our heart and soul.
Signed to Urban Music Group in 2007, RACHEL’s early notoriety came about due to the success of her debut single “Let’s Fall In Love Again,” which reached #1 on the Billboard R&B Single Sales Chart in the spring of 2007. The single soon gained the attention of television shows such as WSVN’s (FOX) Deco Drive, as well as landing feature stories in the Miami Herald and Ft. Lauderdale Sun Sentinel. The single has generated airplay on over 30 radio stations across the U.S., which landed it on the Mediabase Top 100 R&B songs chart.
Born and raised in Lufkin, Texas, RACHEL grew up like many of her diva idols singing in the church. RACHEL’s own musical journey began at the age of 6 when she started singing and studying piano. She sang in choirs and gospel groups while attending grade school through high school.
RACHEL’s buzz is real, and it doesn’t require a crystal ball to predict that you’ll be hearing much more from RACHEL BROWN.