On 26 February, Rae announced her album, The Heart Speaks in Whispers, which was released on . 2 on Billboard's R&B chart  Bailey Rae was born in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, to a Kittitian father and an English mother, as the oldest of three daughters, including her siblings, Candice Bailey and actress Rhea Bailey, who is in Coronation Street.
Bailey Rae began her musical career at school, where she studied classical violin before she turned her attention to singing: "I started off singing in church, I suppose, but people think it must have been a gospel church because of the whole, you know, black assumption," she said in reference to her multi-racial background...
"This isn't my first romance/But it hit me like an avalanche," sings Rae.
Dedicated Corinne Bailey Rae watchers will be quick to connect such songs to the singer's life.
The vibe is: ' Big hits have happened in this room! '"That environment just makes me feel like I'm in the wrong place," she adds with a laugh.
Corinne Bailey Rae (born Corinne Jacqueline Bailey; 26 February 1979) is a British singer, songwriter, record producer, and guitarist from Leeds, West Yorkshire.
Bailey Rae was named the number-one predicted breakthrough act of 2006 in an annual BBC poll of music critics, Sound of 2006.