Rachel Cole is an award winning singer/songwriter whose inspirational pop songs have been performed live around the United States as well as on national and local radio. She has headlined concerts for as many as 5,000 people and her songs have been played internationally in France, Chile, Canada, and Israel. In 2008, Rachel was nominated for Best New Artist at the New Music Awards in Hollywood, CA. In addition to being a professional recording artist, Rachel is a devoted teacher, and her music has inspired many children and adults to find the joy of singing and learning. In a Florida school for special needs, one of Rachel's songs helped a boy learn to speak for the first time, and a lesson in her music curriculum won an excellence award in Boulder, CO. Another one of Rachel's songs has recently been added to the education curriculum at the Theological Seminary in New York. In 2006, Rachel was interviewed in a national NPR story inspired by one of her songs.