“All my life I have been captivated by larger than life voices and personas - the ‘Divas’ of music. Voices like Whitney, Mariah, Aretha, Tina, Celine…they struck me like lightning bolts as a kid.”
In 2020, it was announced that Raye had partnered up with TIDAL, the only artist-owned global streaming service, spear-headed by Jay-Z. TIDAL revealed that Raye
was 1 of 5 artists chosen to take part in a new $1 million endowment program to support emerging artists, called TIDAL Unplugged and kicking off in Detroit. This opportunity has put Raye in a spotlight like never before
with new TIDAL exclusive music, music videos, and even a documentary. Her first single, “Just Take My Money” is
Raye’s career accomplishments are as versatile as her vocals, from sharing her personal story with the masses
and advocating for women’s heath alongside Beaumont Health to sharing the stage with artists ranging from Wynonna to Willy J Peso. Her recent invitation to represent Detroit at the iconic SXSW Festival in Austin, TX
only solidifies Raye Williams as a "One To Watch" artist in 2021.