Beauty & The Beat: Raye 6’s Amazingly Diverse Tresses

Raye 6

Photo Credit: Victorious DeCosta

What do you get when you blend the raw sexuality of Grace Jones, the glamour of Diana Ross and powerhouse vocals? Raye 6!! The singing, songwriting and producing sensation has toured the globe, from Los Angeles and Miami to Japan and London, captivating and commanding the attention of fans with her remarkable style and undeniable vocals.

A performance chameleon, you never know what to expect with the mane diva — except that you’ll never be disappointed with her hair choices. We caught up with the hair maven to find out more about her phenomenal style, must-have hair products and her hair inspiration.

Raye 6

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HYPE HAIR: You are ALWAYS fabulous – your makeup, hair and wardrobe. Do you do it yourself or do you have a team?
Raye 6: I usually do it myself, but if it’s a major photo shoot or a really big show I’ll have Marcus Simms do it. We’re related and I always use the hashtag #afamilythatslaystogetherstaystogether when we work together.


HH: Who or what is your hair inspiration?
Raye: Right now, with my slicked back ponytail afro, I’m inspired by Diana Ross. My hair inspirations come from daily life. Fashion, nature, and black beauty from the ’70s.

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About The Author

Mocha Carter

Mocha is a naturalista, native New Yorker, music lover, singer, songwriter, event planner and freelance writer who loves all things hair, fashion and make-up and pink nail polish over EVERYTHING!