Raye Cole (24)
Who's the fastest rising performer in the Show-Me-State, Missouri? Two words. Raye Cole. Standout performances keep this emerging artist on the Indie scene's invitation lists. Get ready for authenticity cause it's here in a pleasure package created by this Midwest song bird. Original lyrics are skillfully sprinkled over rich and sultry vibes reminiscent of smooth R&B, with a mix of funk and a hearty dose of soul.
When performing cover songs from favorite artists, Raye Cole’s talent shines through her connection with audiences. Her vocals act as a gateway welcoming great lyrics and a final destination for an experience of musical ecstasy. A true professional in every sense of the word, she has a natural talent for keeping crowds grooving and wanting more.
Raye Cole’s musical journey has evolved from just singing to sharing her passion for creating songs, poetry, raps, and melodies. The first independent single released is “God$Gun,” a beautifully crafted song that continues to be a crowd pleaser. The kind of music you will hear from this artist is an open narrative exploring themes that call on and presents a deeper meaning about people, relationships, and life. “Now I have awesome song, I am eager to perform and get heard! I have several project ideas in the works but my goal is to perfect one at a time,” says Raye Cole.
Since as far back as she can remember, turning people onto music has been a passion. With a rapidly rising multi-media presence, Raye Cole’s vision of one day teaching (artist development) and bringing other artists into the spotlight is being realized. Currently, she is a co-host for “Indie Up Saturday” on the D-Hour Radio network, a popular blog radio program showcasing cutting-edge music and interviews with Indie R&B, Hip Hop, Pop, and Neo-Soul newcomers. Her entertainment repertoire also includes providing commentary on popular trends in the news, entertainment, politics and culture through blogs. Other industry projects include providing a few original songs for an upcoming independent film.
Further proving her versatility as an artist, she is working on launching a jewelry line, “Raye’s Reflections.” This project will include several collections that reflect the great weight placed on what she is feeling. Energized by having a purpose driven life, this stunning contemporary line of jewelry creates yet another opportunity for Raye Cole to set trends.
Get ready to hear more from this multi-talented songstress as she continues to give her all to each and every performance and project, expand her creativity, and collaborate with other movers and shakers in the industry.