"[Anna] Renae melds together pop and folk sensibilities with a great deal of craft"
"If Anna Renae isn’t a star one day I’ll know I should have retired long before now"
"For those that like comparisons, think of Suzanne Vega with a hint of Taylor Swift"
"[Anna] Renae's narrative songs are honest, charming and beautifully performed"
"Her songwriting and ability to perform are truly impressive"
"Anna's music can go beneath the surface of the skin and touch the soul"
-Please Pass The Indie
Anna Renae is a pop/folk singer-songwriter, weaving musical stories inspired by life’s complexities. Having roots in Lancashire and Northumberland, Anna graduated from the University of Liverpool in 2017 with a First Class BA (Hons) degree in Popular Music.
Her debut album ‘Skin’ was released on 20th March 2020 which features songs written between the ages of 13-21, telling stories that encapsulate many aspects of Anna’s teenage and early adult life. The album has received wonderful reviews and has attained radio play around the world, including multiple plays on BBC Introducing. Songs from the album have also gained acclaim in prestigious songwriting contests, and were featured in the Autumn 2020 edition of the FATEA Showcase Sessions. ‘Skin’ is available on all major platforms, and CDs can be purchased from the online store.
Anna has also recently ventured into the world of Electronic Dance Music, providing lyrics and vocals for multiple collaborations with artists within the genre. Her first release of this kind, 'Haunted', with Leo Lauretti and Vault 14, is out now on all major platforms.