Perfect Love is a Contemporary Christian band. The band was created to shine the light of God to all through their music. Perfect Love’s goals are to bring the spirit of God, with their music to our nation, and to help all people who are in need and in despair.
The band is led by Rachel Fleetwood on lead vocals and piano. Backed with an amazing talented group of musicians that ONLY God could have assembled together!
Perfect Loves performs original music, and some of the top Contemporary Christian cover songs of Today!
The original songs and lyrics by Rachel Fleetwood are all inspired by God! He gets ALL the glory! The lyrics are about Rachel’s personal journey, and the glorification of our Lord Jesus! Co-writers on some of the songs include, Marco Ramos, Rod Fleetwood, Courtney Garris, John Picolo Jr., & Glenn Farley.
Perfect Love’s sound is Pop/Rock/Inspirational with a New Orleans flavor!
The band consists of: Rachel Fleetwood (Lead Vocals & Piano); Bob Bearden (Guitar & Background Vocals); MaryAnn Eyles (Keys & Background Vocals); Terry Scott, Jr. (Drums); Clint Engvall (Guitar); Joy Sneed (Bass); and James Rosenbloom (Acoustic Guitar, Cello, & Mandolin).
Rachel Fleetwood is a native New Orleanian. She began singing at an early age and knew singing, songwriting and entertaining was her passion. When she was eight- years-old, a pastor pulled her out of the audience and prophesized that her voice would be used like a golden harp to glorify the Lord and many would be saved through her ministry. Rachel has been a professional singer/songwriter and musician for most of her life. She was classically trained by the renowned vocal coach, Mrs. Barbara Benard.
Rachel loves to record and produce music. She has recorded with some of the top musicians both in New Orleans and in Nashville. Rachel’s former band, Vieux Carré Band gave her opportunities to perform countless weddings, conventions and private parties throughout the years.
Rachel has opened and performed for: Keith Urban, Ray Charles, Sir Paul McCartney, Mike Ditka, Emeril Lagasse, Tom Arnold, The San Francisco 49ers, Better Than Ezra, The Pointer Sisters, LeAnne Rimes, Gene Simmons and Midnight Star to name a few. The Vieux Carré Band was also featured in the 2001 New Orleans Superbowl and as the house band for the Mike Ditka television show for the New Orleans Saints.
Rachel shares a passion for animals and animal rescue. She has 4 dogs and volunteers her musical talent for the Humane Society and the SPCA.
Rachel is very active in her community. She currently sits on the Board as the Entertainment Director. One of her other passions is helping the women and children who reside in the local battered women’s shelter. She has spearheaded donation drives to collect toiletries, clothes and toys for the children on an annual basis.
Rachel has recently formed a new band called Perfect Love. Perfect Love is a contemporary Christian Band. Her strong faith, spirituality, and the call on her life is to reach out to others through her original songs. Her songs are about her life experiences as well as people in her life. Her goal is to have her ministry of song reach out and help others who may be or going through adversity in the hopes that it will affect a positive change in their lives.
Rachel’s love of God, family, friends and last, but not least, her furry babies are the most important things in her life that motivate her to continue Gods call on her life.
He is a 27 year old full-time musician based in New Orleans, LA.
He’s been playing since 2002 and has a bluesy/rock sound that is influenced by The Edge, Keith Richards, and John Mayer.
Recently, he played with GMA Dove Award winning artists, American Idol top 10 contestants, and toured the US with various bands and groups. When he’s not on the road he can be seen playing in local churches and on Frenchman St.
Joy Sneed is a professional bassist currently living in New Orleans Louisiana. Joy has played secular and gospel music on national and international stages.
He's a studio musician/music director and has played for television recordings reaching 44 million people daily. He has played for artists like Gateway Worship, Carmen, Andy Williams, Marvin Winans, Rita Springer, Cindy Cruse-Ratcliff, Mark Harris, Anna Byrd, Rebecca Hart and many more.
Joy is currently a Connect Pastor and Musician for Covenant Church in Destrehan Louisiana.
With his first live performance Bob began his career at the young age of twelve. With a very wide range of influences he has a very unique way of bringing many different styles together and creating a very current sound.
Bob has extensive experience touring and playing live shows as well as recording experience gained through countless days and nights in the studio. This studio work has lead to four independent releases, a few national tours, and landed him a song on a bestselling New Orleans compilation CD. Bob has also co-wrote and co-produced 3 songs that made it to the #1, #2, and #3 spots on the SiriusXM radio station Octane.
After many of years touring and recording in the rock genre, Bob has made the commitment to use his God given talents to glorify the Father.
James Rosenbloom is a renowned musician and composer of sacred music. His works have been performed in twenty-one states, and in five countries.
His debut album, “Small Things With Great Love” reached the top ten on the iTunes ‘instrumental music’ charts, and has been heralded as being, “a breath of fresh air” and one that “speaks to the love of the artist.” James is currently based in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he continues to pursue both composing and performing.
Graduated from Tulane University w/Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in piano performance.
Plays at St.Clement of Rome, St. Catherine of Siena & Divine Mercy Catholic churches. Has played w/several New Orleans-based bands including Swingaroux, Vieux Carre, Table for 6, Limited Edition, Nolafied, Ken Veca Big Band and in a jazz duo called Michael & Marianne.
Serves as a volunteer musician at Oschner & Veterans Administration Hospitals.
Terry Scott Jr.
Terry Scott Jr. is from Gibson, La. He grew up playing in church with his family at the age of 7 yrs old. Later he began playing in his school band, and with artists.
His talents have given him the opportunity to tour with many well known artists in New Orleans such as Dr. John, Marc Stone, Walter Wolfman Washington, Calvin Johnson, Chapter Soul, the Brass-A-Holics and most recently blues artist Eric Johanson.