Rachel West is an American singer-songwriter. Born in Portland Oregon, Rachel has lived on the west coast all her life. At age 10 she began writing her own songs. Her senior year of high school she started recording her songs in her classmate's garage. In 2011 she moved to Los Angeles to pursue her wildest dreams.
While attending Occidental College Rachel began recording demos for artists such as Rihanna, Jordin Sparks and Jessie J. Having tasted studio life, she was eager to create her own body of work. As a recording artist her debut EP quickly charted in the iTunes top 150 and soon she was opening for artists such as Tinashe, Young Thug & Wale.
Rachel's musical influences include Nat King Cole, Jessie Ware, Justin Timberlake, Drake, and Adele. Her music and writing is a direct reflection of her diverse upbringing and eclectic taste.