Angel Vain was born on January 26, 1986 in Austin, Texas. The daughter of an Army Helicopter Brigade Leader/ordained minister father and a civilian military mother, Angel grew up in Stuttgart, Germany, Georgia, and the Panama Canal before her family settled down in Austin, Texas when she was in the 9th grade. Following graduation from high school Rain moved to Evanston, Illinois and played soccer for two years at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois. Angel went on to live for awhile in both Dallas, Texas and Denver, Colorado prior to moving to Southern California. Vain did a lot of print, web, and catalog modeling for car magazines and apparel companies before pursuing a career in the adult entertainment industry. Among the notable companies Angel has appeared in X-rated features for are Evil Angel, Adam & Eve, Studio 69, Lethal Hardcore, Pure Play Media, and Jules Jordan Video. She was nominated for an AVN Award for Unsung Starlet of the Year in 2012.