Chicago born/LA based singer-songwriter, R E L, released a crowd-funded debut EP in 2015 called R.E.L. The young, independent artist has amassed over 3 million streams across platforms. Always with her reliably potent voice, R E L’s music has been described as dreamy, sultry, innovative, gorgeously spirited, soulful, intuitive, rhythmic, ethereal, electro, colorful & brimming with emotion. R E L is known for creating her own music genre EVOCAPOP (evocative pop) – music that makes you feel and think. EVOCAPOP is a story of self-love. R E L’s EVOCAPOP album was developed in three “sides” in which she addresses the many different phases of healing. Since putting out her debut project, R E L has released singles, music videos, a cover of Glass Animals, “Gooey,” and the first piece of her 3-side visual album, EVOCAPOP Side A. In 2020, she has released 3 singles from her forthcoming EVOCAPOP Side B, along with a single from a collaboration EP she will be releasing with Jynjo in 2021. She also wrote and sang “Night City” from Cyberpunk 2077, which came out in December. Her music has been featured in notable music blogs including Wonderland, EARMILK, LADYGUNN and POPDUST, among many others. Her music has been played on KCRW, MTV Iggy, DASH, WFNM radio and KX 93.5 (with an in-studio performance, interview and full album feature. R E L has performed at notable venues throughout LA including Bardot (School Night), The Echo, The Satellite, Madame Siam, Hotel Cafe, Resident & BMI Acoustic Lounge, to name a few.
This project is dedicated to the memory of my mother (Frida Levona bat Shalom), and to my kids' bubby (Yehudis Chava bat Yakov), who also had an incredible outlook and inspiring light about her, always showing love and uplifting everyone around her, just like my mom.