Folk \ Pop \ R&B
Rachel Cousins is a 17 year old singer/songwriter.
She has performed alongside Canadian icons Serena Ryder, Dave Marsh, Andrew Scott & Luke McMaster to name a few. She has acted in NL Tourism International TV commercial (Iceberg Alley) She has performed in front of full houses at Hugh’s Room and the Hard Rock Café in Toronto.
Rachel has taken workshops with Eric Alper, Tom Jackson & Rick Barker (Taylor Swift’s former manager).
In 2017 Rachel had 100+ solo preformances, all while being a part of her high school musical theatre program and 4 choirs.
She produced her first show called New Voices in June 2018 and it was a local showcase of youth performers.
Her song “July” was semi finalist in an international songwriting competition.
Rachel has also been nominated for Music NL awards Female Artist of the Year and Rising Star.
In July she was invited to The Ottawa Bluesfest to perform and a 1/10 finalist for “She The One”
She will be the opening act for Serena Ryder and The Beaches at Iceberg Alley Performance tent in September.
Recipient of the 2017 Dr. Peggy Allen Armstrong Bursary
She released her debut album “This Fire” in August 2017.
She released her single “Let Go” in February 2018. This song recently has a tv placement in a show called “Wynonna Earp”
Always looking ahead Rachel is already planning her next album and solo tour.