Born in Queens, NY and raised in Youngsville, North Carolina, Rae started perfecting her vocals at the early age of 5. Her musical influences are Whitney Houston, Etta James, Brandy and Aretha Franklin. Rae began modeling and acting at the age of 15 and was signed to 3 different agencies in Los Angeles, Atlanta, and New York by 2009. Rae was also heavily courted by Columbia records for her voice. You will hear her soulful sound on the hooks of many GGVM songs.