Becky Rae is not only is a singer/songwriter but a performer at heart. Her early influences were in alternative and folk music, Blind Melon, Toadies, Ani Difranco, Neil Young. Over the years she has developed a liking for country, blues and pop. A few favorites are Lucinda Williams, Bonnie Raitt and Sia.
Growing up in the Minneapolis area, she went to a music day care where she learned piano, sang in festivals and rooted herself with the love to sing. She played drums in school band but her desire to sing took over and after high school she went to McNally Smith for voice. After college she joined her first original band and started her adventure as a songwriter. In 2013 she kicked it into gear and started heavily playing out. In 2014 she released her first acoustic album, Love and Light. In 2017 she will be releasing her first full band alt/folk EP, Ready or Not.
Becky Rae loves entertaining a crowd, and evoking emotion for a listener is what she does best. She creates unique interpretations of covers as well as her own written creations. Her song selection pleasantly surprises audiences with performances ranging from intimate to dancable all while actively engaging the listener. She is a fun entertainer so check out her shows and make sure to say hi!