Corrine Bailey Rae
Track: 06 Closer
Corinne Bailey Rae is an award-winning, British singer-songwriter and guitarist who has sold more than five million albums worldwide. She released her debut album, Corinne Bailey Rae, in February 2006, and later won two Grammy Awards, for Album of the Year and Best Contemporary Jazz Album, as a featured artist on Herbie Hancock's River: The Joni Letters. Two songs from her debut album were nominated for multiple Grammy Awards as well (“Put Your Records On” for Record of the Year and Song of the Year in 2007, and “Like A Star” for Song of the Year in 2008). She was also nominated for a Best New Artist Grammy in 2007.

Bailey Rae’s second album, The Sea, was released on January 26, 2010, and was nominated for the 2010 Mercury Prize for Album of the Year. A stand-out track from The Sea, “Closer” will be featured in an upcoming episode of Hawaii Five-0 this season.