Rae is passionate about connecting people through the power of stories and the arts. As an acclaimed artist receiving radio support from the likes of ABC Brisbane, ABC Gold Coast, 98.9 Triple A, Murri Country and many more.
Rae is an active collaborator having worked with songwriters both in Australia and Nashville, TN (USA). In 2020, she was awarded a $10,000 prize package from JMC Academy through the Logan City Council Live which resulted in the CMT listed single ‘Just Like That’. Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) grant was awarded to Rae Leigh for the development of her new single ‘Love Me’ to be released mid 2022 produced by Nashville based Australian producer Michael Flanders.
Rae maintains a busy performing schedule, performing locally as well as around Australia. In 2021, she co-headlined with Adam Brand at the MMG 85th Fun Fair (Rosebery, Tasmania) and ANZAC Day Vietnam Veteran Reunion Event (Bairnsdale, Victoria), She is performing at the 50th Anniversary Tamworth Country Music Festival in April 2022 and is confirming shows for; Brisbane, Melbourne, Tasmania and Gold Coast in late 2022. She’s working with Kross Kut Records on a new single ‘Blue Shoes’ which was optioned for ‘Young Rock’ when she was on the show and will be released on Friday 22nd April 2022.
Rae Leigh is also the founder of Songwriter Trysts podcast - an online platform giving visibility and support to other songwriters. With 180+ podcast episodes to date, including; Hanson, Pat Pattison, Allan Caswell, Amber Lawrence, Kevin Welch, Marty Dodson, Aimee Mayo, Colin Buchanan, Adam Brand, Jimmy Fortune, Bill Whyte, James Blundell and Chris Wallin just to name a few.
Rae connects music lovers and songwriters through her candid and inspiring approach. Besides promoting talent on Songwriter Trysts, Rae also leads songwriting sessions and showcases for other songwriters. Rae’s capacity to support other artists is backed by 8 years of experience working in media and marketing with some of the largest corporate marketing agencies in Australia.