Biography / Info
Hannah Rand is an 18 year old Chicago songwriter and performer. In 2013, she was honored In by the Grammys for her song, Start Over, which won a national songwriting contest sponsored by the Grammy Foundation. Also in 2013, her song, Going Home, won the Illinois Music Educators songwriting award. During Christmas 2012, she partnered with the Chicago Food Depository, contributing free song downloads to contributors - a promotion that was so successful, the Food Depository repeated it with another Hannah Rand song for Valentine’s Day. Hannah’s songs and performances are passionate and real, dealing with reconciliation, abuse, loss, hope and aspiration. In addition to shows in local restaurant and cafes, she has performed a showcase at Leo Burnett Advertising and has been featured on Chicago media outlets, WBEZ radio, and WFLD TV.