(Genre: Folk; Location: Los Angeles, CA)
Raye Zaragoza is a folk artist who uses music to share her unique perspective and stories through songs that are both inspiring and thought-provoking. First-generation Japanese-American on her mother’s side, indigenous on her father’s side, and raised in New York City, Raye shares her unique perspective and stories through songs that are both inspiring and thought-provoking. In her past album, Fight for You, Raye’s music touches on indigenous-rights issues and environmental justice, calling for the protection of indigenous sites across the country. She is very involved in her indigenous community in L.A. and has participated in Run4Salmon and March to Oak Flat.