Raquel de Souza (pronounced De-So-ZAH) is a singer, songwriter and actress from NY. In addition, she is the front woman for NY’s rising country rock band Raquel & The Wildflowers.
Raquel entered the country music scene by releasing her debut single “Run towards the Highway” with a music video. The song won a ReverbNation contest and charted #32 on DRT Top 50 Country AirPlay charts (2018) alongside global country stars such as Carrie Underwood and Luke Bryan. Soon after formed a new group name in 2019; Raquel & The Wildflowers.
Raquel & The Wildflowers previously performed in Country Festivals featuring headlining artists like Dierks Bentley, Kane Brown, Thomas Rhett, Darius Rucker, ZEDD, Sam Hunt, and KT Tunstall. They have opened for multi-platinum artist Andy Grammer, award winning bands and more.
Raquel has live streamed with NY's Country 94.7 FM, Central NY #1 Country station Big Frog, MD Country Station 94.7WDSD, Freedom Park “QuaranTunes” Summer Series and iHeart Radio KISS FM.
Upcoming notable 2022 performances include Country Fest featuring Florida Georgia Line, Landolive featuring Granger Smith, MUSIK FEST featuring Kelsea Ballerini and more.
Raquel is currently working on new music and continues to tour with her band.
She is also available for at session work both remotley and in studio including singing, song/lyric writing and voice over.
The best way to stay up to date with Raquel is by following her on Instagram, Facebook and to subscribe to her mailer list.