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Norka Luque, Latin America’s Phenomenon

Norka Luque’s message of hope and optimism has carried her up the ladder of stardom with voracity. She consistently remains on the charts with her soul rendering lyrics. Born in Venezuela, Norka lived a life sometimes wrought with peril, which she uses to fuel the fire behind her songs. Her parents were extremely supportive of her love for music and the arts from an early age and she enjoyed tutelage in song, dance and instruments. Once she graduated high school, she went on to study in France and achieved a Bachelor’s degree in business management. Norka also earned degrees in fashion, marketing and culinary arts.

She joined a band in hopes of being able to convey her spiritual message to others and was soon discovered by a successful producer, Emilio Estefan Jr. He spotted her and gave her a chance at a solo career. He took her under his professional wing and she was able to work with greats such as Hermanos Gaitán, Archie Pena and Luigi Giraldo. Her first single, “Can I do it Tu”, earned her a nomination for Lo Nuestro Award for Female Pop Artist of the Year. The song, Milagro, was her second big hit. Its sound is a mix of Reggae, dashes of Mediterranean vibes and Caribbean resonances. The song stayed at Venesuala’s number one for 14 weeks. It hit the Latin Music Billboards with a vengeance and people all over the world are enjoying her hopeful message, something she has always dreamed of.

Norka’s hope is to make a better world through her music. Her unique trademark of using her own experiences in life to write her songs is what spurs her popularity. Her fans know that she sings from the heart each time and that each song is a message from her own personal survivor story. It is inspiring and encouraging to all listeners. There is nowhere to go but up for this Venezuelan talent musician. Her newest single release is entitled “Tomorrowland”, released in 2016. It conveys the message of belief, hope and faith in an uncompromising world.