Rachel was born and raised in the Kent countryside and grew up listening to the romantic ballads of Cole Porter and George Gershwin, together with the soulful sounds of Stevie Wonder and Billy Joel.
A theatre student at Glamorgan University and The Welsh College of Music and Drama, she went on to play some of the lead roles in Shakespeare, touring with The Cambridge Theatre Company and Illyria across the UK and Europe. Her appearance in the award winning rock musical 'The Inconsiderate Aberrations of Billy the Kid' at Edinburgh propelled Rachel into the world of singing full time.
After settling in London, Rachel worked as a backing singer with various bands before moving on to become a solo performer. She now collaborates with some of the best musicians on the jazz scene and her extensive repertoire, including her own compositions, is both exciting and moving for her audiences.
Rachel has performed sell out gigs at top London jazz clubs as well as venues and festivals across the UK and abroad. Her theatrical training is at the core of every song, and her flair for entertainment and easy rapport with an audience is gaining her a first class reputation.