Rachel Lowell was born on the 25 August 2002, She comes from Ħal-Lija. She is a Singer.
From the younger age of four, Rachel started attending Musical Theatre School and during her five years at this school she participated in various musicals which include Charlie and the chocolate Factory, Cats and many others.
In 2011, Rachel started taking one to one Vocal lessons under the guidance of Kurt Calleja and later she joined the La Voix Academy School of Performing Arts lead by Gillian Attard. In 2012, Rachel competed in her first Singing Festival where she sang Nella Fantasia and came first in her category. After that Rachel has competed in many other Local festivals and always managed to obtain great results. In 2013 during a Singing workshop in Trapani, Rachel had the opportunity to be coached by Iskra, who was the Vocal coach of Lucio Dalla.
Rachel has also competed in various festivals abroad which include, Lake Pearls Festival in Macedonia where she placed Second, Una Stella Sta Nascendo an Italian TV Programm where she placed First. and won the Golden Grand Prix in the Baltic Voice in Lithuania which was contested by 103 Contestant from 13 different countries.
She also sings with various Local Bands. She sing mostly classics songs and her repertoire includes Phantom of the Opera, Il Mare Calmo Della Sera, I Dreamed a Dream, Hallelujah, Rise Like a Phoenix, Un Amore Cosi Grande, The Prayer, Xemx, Only Tear Drops, Vivo per Lei and much more.
In 2016 Rachel was one of the finalist in the national selection of the Malta Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2016 with the cover song I Surrender and in November of the same year she was chosen as a stand in for the Finals of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. During the same year Rachel took part in the Musical ‘The Sound Of Music’ which was produced by Grapevine Malta at the Mediterranean Conference Centre.
In 2017 Rachel together with Doriana Portelli presented the Finals of San Remo Junior Malta 2017. In November of the same year, Rachel submitted an original Song “Li Tiżra Taħsad” for the L-Għanja tal-Poplu – Żgħażagħ 2018, a singing festival dedicated to original Maltese Songs. Following a preliminary stage and live auditions Rachel made it to the finals which took place in March 2018. “Li Tiżra Taħsad” was written by Emil Calleja Bayliss and music composed by Philip Vella. From September 2017 Rachel started attending at VocalBooth Studio under the direction of Glen Vella.
In 2018 Rachel also took part in another Musical Production by Grape Vine Music, The Phantom of the Opera which was held at the MFCC Ta` Qali. Rachel also took part in the The Entertainers Singing Challenge held by Spiteri Lucas Enterrainers in 2015, 2016 and 2017 where in this year she placed third in her category.
On 31 August, 2019 Rachel for the first time, was one of the finalist of the 43 Edition of L-Għanja tal-Poplu 2019 – Festival tal-Kanzunetta Maltija with the song ‘Minn Kajfas Għal Għand Pilatu’ words and music by herself and win the third place beside win the onor of the Best Original Song.
On 21 September, 2019 Rachel for the first time, was one of the finalist of the 27 Edition of Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza 2019 held at Pieta near Dar Ċentrali with the song 'Li Stajt Nagħżel Jien' lyrics by Rita Pace and music by Mark SPiteri Lucas.
|2018||L-Għanja tal-Poplu – Żgħażagħ 2018||Li Tiżra Taħsad||Emil Calleja Bayliss||Philip Vella||(Click for Video)|
|2019||L-Għanja tal-Poplu 2019 - (Festival Kanzunetta Maltija)||Minn Kajfas Għal Għand Pilatu||Rachel Lowell||Rachel Lowell||3.rd.Place - Best Original Song||(Click for Video)|
|2019||Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza 2019||Li Stajt Nagħżel Jien||Rita Pace||Mark Spiteri Lucas||1st.Place KKI- 2019||(Click for Video)|