Rachel Claudio

Real Name:
Rachel Claudio
Profile:
Rachel Claudio is Paris-based Australian singer, composer, lyricist, producer & pianist, globally recognized for her work in the world of soulful music, predominantly in house & hip hop.

Her first releases were in collaboration with Australian drum'n'bass producer, Greg Packer. Together they released a string of d'n'b anthems, most notably "Wonderful Day", which was signed to NY label Phuturistic Bluez in 2003.

Upon moving to Paris in late 2006, Rachel created with DJ/producer Nicolas Vautier the label Jaffa Music (singles released upon which include Gotcha, Be Good, On & On, Surely Certainly,Do You Even Know and Freedom [written, produced, sung, all instruments performed by the artist herself])

In the house world, Rachel has written, recorded and/or collaborated with/for or been remixed by DJ Yass, DJ Fudge, DJ Rork, Mani Hoffman, Martin Solveig, DJ Meme, Hanna Hais, Tracy K, Jamie Thinnes, Dimitri From Paris, Jamie Lewis, Alex Dimitri, and many more.

In the world of soul/hip hop, Rachel appears as co-writer, co-arranger and featured artist on Sly Johnson’s first solo album (Universal Music, France) alongside Cindy Blackman (Lenny Kravitz’s drummer) TM Stevens (Miles Davis’ bassist), Neal Evans & Eric Krasno (Soulive), Ayo & Slum Village.

Her current projects include a new album of 60s futuristic heartbreaks in collaboration with celebrated New York keyboard player/ producer Neal Evans (Soulive) in a band called The Heartfails; New adventures in electronic soul & hip hop with illustrious LA-based Erik Rico (Tupac, Q-Tip, Jurassic 5) and scintillating audio adventures with the legendary Brian Jackson. (Gil Scott Heron’s mythic co-collaborator)

Rachel’s recent collaboration with Union Analogtronics (Talib Kweli, Guilty Simpson, Elzhi of Slum Village) ‘Song for Janasa’ can be found on Tokyo Dawn’s The Heart (Germany) alongside tracks by Georgia Ann Muldrow, Donn T (Questlove’s sister), fLako and Jay Scarlett.

Other highly note-worthy collaborations include those with hip hop/electronic giant King Britt (Digable Planets, Grover Washington, Solange) & Steve McKie (Jill Scott, Bilal, Kindred the Family Soul).

Between Europe, the US, Asia & Brazil, Rachel has performed with or supported artists including Pras Michel (The Fugees), Common, Raheem Devaughn, Beady Belle, Bilal & Maceo Parker.
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Albums

JM13 Rachel Claudio - Surely Certainly album art Deep Inc. Ft. Rachel Claudio Deep Inc. Ft. Rachel Claudio - Surely Certainly(6xFile, MP3, 320) Jaffa Music JM13 US 2010
JM012 Rachel Claudio - Butterflies album art Rachel Claudio & Babas D Rachel Claudio & Babas D - Butterflies(9xFile, MP3, 320) Jaffa Music JM012 US 2010
none Rachel Claudio - Claudiography album art Rachel Claudio Claudiography(CDr, Album) Kromatik none France 2011 Sell This Version
none Rachel Claudio - Thrill Of The Game album art Rachel Claudio Thrill Of The Game(CDr, Album) La Source Mastering none France 2014 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

JM-02 Rachel Claudio - Freedom album art Rachel Claudio Freedom (EP) Jaffa Music JM-02 France 2007 Sell This Version
PBR009 Rachel Claudio - Do You Even Know album art Rachel Claudio & Nicolas Vautier Rachel Claudio & Nicolas Vautier - Do You Even Know Place Blanche Records PBR009 France 2007 Sell This Version
JM-01 Rachel Claudio - Miscommunicate album art Rachel Claudio & Nicolas Vautier Rachel Claudio & Nicolas Vautier - Miscommunicate(12") Jaffa Music JM-01 France 2007 Sell This Version
DV 546.08 CDM Rachel Claudio - So Far Away album art Rumi* & Solveig* Feat. Rachel Claudio Rumi* & Solveig* Feat. Rachel Claudio - So Far Away (Maxi) D:vision Records DV 546.08 CDM Italy 2008 Sell This Version
ELR 004 Rachel Claudio - Just Because album art Rachel Claudio & Nicolas Vautier Rachel Claudio & Nicolas Vautier - Just Because(9xFile, MP3, Single, 320) Elation Records ELR 004 France 2008
JM-07 Rachel Claudio - These Times album art Soul Harmonics ft Rachel Claudio Soul Harmonics ft Rachel Claudio - These Times(12") Jaffa Music JM-07 France 2008 Sell This Version
GOGO 030 Rachel Claudio - If No Harm album art Ralf GUM Feat. Rachel Claudio Ralf GUM Feat. Rachel Claudio - If No Harm(12") Gogo Music GOGO 030 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
SFR 0040 Rachel Claudio - Any Love album art DJ Meme Orchestra* featuring Rachel Claudio DJ Meme Orchestra* featuring Rachel Claudio - Any Love Soulfuric Recordings SFR 0040 US 2009 Sell This Version
STAL 014 Rachel Claudio - If It's Right album art Léo Cuenca feat. Rachel Claudio Léo Cuenca feat. Rachel Claudio - If It's Right(12") Stalwart STAL 014 France 2009 Sell This Version
JM10 Rachel Claudio - Gotcha album art Rachel Claudio Gotcha(7xFile, MP3, Single) Jaffa Music JM10 France 2009
JM-09 Rachel Claudio - Be Good album art The Jaffers Ft. Rachel Claudio The Jaffers Ft. Rachel Claudio - Be Good(12") Jaffa Music JM-09 France 2009 Sell This Version
JM14 Rachel Claudio - On & On album art Nicolas Vautier Ft. Rachel Claudio Nicolas Vautier Ft. Rachel Claudio - On & On(8xFile, MP3, Single, 320) Jaffa Music JM14 France 2010

Miscellaneous

IPHD-003 Rachel Claudio - Wonderful Day VIP album art Greg Packer Feat. Rachel Claudio Greg Packer Feat. Rachel Claudio - Wonderful Day VIP(2xFile, MP3, 320) Interphase Digital IPHD-003 Australia 2009
S2S045 Rachel Claudio - Music Is A Saviour album art The House Rejects feat. Rachel Claudio The House Rejects feat. Rachel Claudio - Music Is A Saviour Sea To Sun Recordings S2S045 UK 2011
Ata 1691 Rachel Claudio - Rise album art Alton Miller And Rachel Claudio Alton Miller And Rachel Claudio - Rise(3xFile, FLAC) Atal Ata 1691 UK 2013