RAQUELA® is an American Theatrical Dance-pop, House music and Hi-NRG singer/songwriter. She has successfully released several dance tracks that have made her a recognized Billboard artist today. She was endorsed into two California Proclamations by Senator Diane Feinstein for her civil duties as the 1st Mexican American crowned, "Miss Orange County". She studied voice and drama in Los Angeles, CA and later found herself playing leading roles on Broadway! She is proud to have worked with celebrities like Sara Ramirez (Grey's Anatomy), Carol Burnet, Cloris Leachman, Bernadette Peters, Toni Collette, Elaine Stritch, Chita Rivera and Tom Bosely. Since the 1999 release of Raquela’s award winning, Theatrical Dance album, “Confessions of the Disco Diva”, many new female recording artists began taking on to the idea and have personally responded to Raquela, recognizing her as the 1st Lady of Theatrical Dance-Pop! Raquela has opened for legendary dance artists like Judy Torres and George Lamond, including Grammy artist, Little Louie Vega. Raquela worked alongside many world renowned producers like Chris “The Greek” Panaghi and the legendary, MICKEY Mixin' OLIVER! Today, you can catch Raquela in over 100 million homes on DirecTV (ch.354) and DISH Network (ch.9396/9407), co-starring in the new dance variety television series called, “Intensi-T TV” filmed out of Las Vegas. ALSO, her worldwide release for the remake of Taylor Dayne’s, “TELL IT TO MY HEART” is due out in February 2010 on CAPP Records, “Best Of 80's Dance,Vol.3-#1 80's Dance Club Hits Remixed” available on iTunes now! Raquela is currently a member of ASCAP, AEA and The Grammy's.