Born, Priscilla Raie Masala the 20-year-old Popstar’s alter ego ‘Cilla Raie’ is a safe haven for her creativity. Starting with her first studio recordings at just 14 years old, where she wrote and recorded her first song using her brothers home studio equipment; fast forward 6 years and she is about to release her self-titled debut E.P, which is self written and co-produced by UK producer’s ‘Sillkey,’ [Wiley - Can Your Hear Me? (Ayayaya)] (#3 UK charts), 'Joey Dyer' [Conor Maynard – Cant Say No] and 'The Arcade' [Iggy Azalea -Fancy].
Raised surrounded by music from family and friends, It didn’t take long for her to pick up a pen and paper a begin crafting her path in music industry, aged 14; her brother a producer who owned a home studio discovered her talents when he found she had been using his equiptment to record demo vocals.
Understanding the power of social media Cilla took to the internet posting music online building a platform to draw the attention of fans as well as professional producers, writers and artists, promting offer for her to peform at various artist showcases, festivals and tours.
UK producer Davinche assited in the developement of the early taking her under his wing boosting opportunities for auditioning and regualrly working with industry producers, artists and management companies such as KZ, Sillkey, The Arcade, Skripture, Rymez, The Writers Block, Fred Cox, The Fives, Z Dot, Tre Jean Marie, Adam Midgley and many more whom have worked with some the UK’s top artists.
Writing for other artists as a songwriter and having sessions at some of the best studios out there such as Notting Hills Sarm Studios, EMI studios, F Block Studios, Chocolate Factory and many more. Whilst also developing relationships with grammy nominated American based producers and writers.
Cilla Raie ’s debut single ”NO LOVE” is three minutes of multi-coloured attitude ripping into an R&B/Pop fusion with sing-along chorus and punchy hooks like – ‘There’s no records of me and you, turned my role into somebody new’, that US Hit Songwriter Claude Kelly might wish he had written. Delivering firmly executed modern R&B with rock-solid song writing and production should have no trouble finding a young audience worldwide.
Cilla Raie - “All these years of developing myself helped me find my sound, I can’t wait to start releasing music; I’ve always had a burning desire to share my passion”