Riza Raquel (Santos) is a singer, songwriter, actress and model who is making her solo professional recording debut in 2022. The Filipino-Canadian beauty queen is Canada’s only triple crown titleholder as Miss Universe Canada, Miss World Canada and Miss Earth Canada. She has made dozens of appearances on international news and entertainment shows.
An accomplished actress and model, Riza’s résumé extends into all areas of the entertainment and media worlds. She has walked the runway at fashion week and has numerous television roles to her credit. In 2008 the actress starred as the leading lady of the blockbuster Philippine hit movie, Dobol Trobol.
In addition to her creative endeavors, Riza Raquel is also a successful entrepreneur and currently sits as Vice President of software development company, Argyle Fox Inc. She even served in the Canadian Forces Army Reserve, inspired by the courage of her grandparents during WWII. There she learned principles of self-discipline, a code of conduct, and the value of completing the mission, all virtues she cites as integral to her success.
“Problema” is the debut single from Riza Raquel, released worldwide via all major streaming services on November 1, 2022. Ambient synths and percussive arpeggios introduce the track, before the beat drops on a classic house groove. Riza steps to the mic and the classically trained mezzo-soprano belts out a soulful call to the dancefloor. It is a rousing and sexy club banger.
Check out the “Problema” video below. You can also hear the track on the Deep Indie Dance playlist, or listen on your favorite streaming service. Follow the links below to connect with Riza Raquel. Get on her socials and get in the loop on all of the music to come from this diversely talented artist.