Pop \ Alternative \ Folk
Rachel Cousins is an award-winning singer/songwriter from St. John’s, NL. Her voice is smooth and often described as “haunting”. Powerful vocals, dynamic stage presence and top-notch songwriting skills.
She has performed alongside Canadian icons Serena Ryder, Dave Marsh, Andrew Scott & Luke McMaster.
Rachel has taken workshops with Eric Alper, Tom Jackson, Rick Barker, grammy award winner Jeff Bova and songwriter David Francey.
Rachel has also been nominated for Music NL awards Female Artist of the Year and Rising Star.
She released her debut album “This Fire” in August 2017and single “Let Go” February 2018.
This song was listed # 2 of the top 100 songs on the east coast for 2018.
Her songs have had TV placements in the SYFY/Space show “Wynonna Earp”, CBC show “Hudson” and a made for Tv movie “The Art of Falling in Love” and City Tv show “The Wedding Planners”
‘Arrow of Love” from her debut album has been selected for print with Hal Leonard under the prestigious “Henry Leck, Creating Artistry” series. This honor will make her and her co writer the only Newfoundland artist to be featured in Hal Leonard.
She released her next single “Dangerous Love” in 2019 and this single is included on the newly released EP self-titled “Rachel Cousins”
Rachel has also signed her first publishing deal with CYMBA Publishing based in Toronto, Canada.
Rachel was recently nominated for an East Coast Music Association award for her new album.