Every day, all over the world, millions of people are faced with difficult situations. The way we carry out ourselves during such trying times determines how fulfilling our lives will be. Sometimes, an inspiration from someone is all we need to cope with such difficulties. The Venezuelan songbird, Norka Luque has been using her international fame to encourage people to stay strong regardless of the situations they are going through.
About Norka Luque
Norka Luque was born in 1986 in Caracas, Venezuela’s capital city. She discovered her deep love for music when she was in high school. Since then, she knew that she wanted to do more than just sing. She wanted to use her talent to change the world. Her songs are inspirational motivational and full of hope.
Norka Luque had supportive parents who gave all the support she needed. They paid for her instrument and dance classes. After completing her early education, she traveled to France to pursue early education.
Her Time in France
Norka enrolled in a French business school where she studied Business Administration. After four years, Norka Martinez Luque graduated with degrees in marketing, fashion, and culinary arts. While abroad, she tried out her musical talent by performing in different French night clubs. She also had the chance to join a Rock Band by the name Bad Moon Rising. Her time with the band acted as a learning experience; it prepared her for her current career as a soloist.
After graduating from the French business school, she moved to the small city-state of Monaco. Here she landed a banking position. She dedicated some time in the banking career before realizing that she was in the wrong profession.
Relocating to the United States
Norka Luque left France for the United States, a move to follow her musical ambitions. She settled in Miami, Florida (Fort Lauderdale). Here she started performing in different night clubs. Before long, South Beach club-goers fell in love with her unique voice. Her movement around South Beach got her to meet Emilio Estefan, a highly respected producer in the Latin music community.
Norka Luque’s first single, “Como Lo Haces Tu” premiered in 2011. This hit was written by the talented songwriter, Archie Peña. “Como Lo Haces Tu” was such as huge tune that it landed Norka Luque a nomination for the Female Pop Artist of the Year at the Lo Nuestro Awards.
Her follow-up single came out not long after in 2012. This single was called “Milagro” or Miracle in English. This track was released in different versions all of which were successful. Her latest work is “Tomorrowland.” This awesome track is steadily climbing the Latin Billboard Charts.
Today, Norka Luque is recognized internationally and has won several awards. She performs in pop, Latin, urban and dance genres. Follow Norka Luque on Facebook to learn more about her work.
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