SongVault Artist Profile
California, United States
Healing / Adult Contemporary
If Tony Robbins were a girl, could sing like Mariah, groove like Madonna, and inspire like Oprah…you'd get Faith Rivera!
Faith's a Kauai-born singer, songwriter, artist, and a 2003 Emmy award winner for Outstanding Original Song featured on NBC's "Passions." Her uplifting music can be heard on tv & film with her five artist releases and as a session singer working with such artists as Luther Vandross, Sheila E., on Neil Young's Grammy-nominated "Living with War" album, and most recently on World Peace One's theme song "Give Your Love" with singers Al Jarreau, Brian Mcknight, Patrick Swayze & more stars calling for an end to all war.
As a positive music artist based in Long Beach, CA, Faith has been featured around the world from the Honolulu Symphony in Hawaii with Grammy-winner Daniel Ho, work with authors/teachers like Marianne Williamson, Michael Beckwith, & Neale Donald Walsch and guest performances from Japan to Canada, Costa Rica to Maui and coast to coast on the mainland US. Her inspiring catalogue of songs has garnered Faith many accolades from 2006 New Age Album of the Year for “Suncatcher” out of 25,000+ albums at the Just Plain Folks Music Awards to 2006 Most Uniting Song for "Colors of Praise" at the New Thought Songwriter's Tribute to 2005 Best Music Video for “Wonder” at the San Fernando Valley’s International Film Festival.
Earlier this year, Faith debuted songs from her new album "Maluhia ~ Everyday Peace" aboard the Peace Train featuring living legends of non-violence like Arun Gandhi (Grandson of Mahatma Gandhi), Yolanda King (Daughter of Martin Luther King), Dolores Huerta & more. In between gigs & recording, she volunteers for local community events & grassroots organizations like Humanity's Team & Gather the Women who are committed to being the source of positive change. This island girl’s sense of aloha & community service has been recognized by Artists for a Better World for her Outstanding Contribution as an Artist as well as by the City & County of LA, California State Senate & Assembly.
From life coaches to churches, women’s groups to retailers, moms, kids to tv shows like “ER” & “Scrubs” they’re ALL using Faith’s empowering music! See, hear & feel what her music can do for you at www.faithrivera.com.