Norka Martinez started singing when she was eight years old. Since then, she has managed to become one of the most liked musicians in the Latin music community. She is liked for several reasons including her ability to sing hope-themed songs, her unique voice, and style of music.
Unlike other musicians who venture into the music industry to make money, Luque’s main aim of entering the music business was different. She realized that the world was filled with negativity and she wanted to change it through music. “We as artists have the great responsibility of bringing a positive message to our fans because the lyrics in our songs transport them to the deepest levels of their emotions…,” Martinez said in an interview.
About Norka Martinez Luque
Norka Luque was born in Caracas in February 1985. She spent most of her life in this city (she attended preschool and high school here). From her profile, we also learn that she started participating in art competitions while in high school. It is listed in her profile that Norka Martinez Luque took part in junior competitions such as “School Festival of Gaitas,” and the “Golden Voice.”
Ms. Martinez had supportive parents who encouraged her to pursue her dreams. They enrolled her in an arts school where she took dance, instrument and singing lessons. Additionally, they encouraged her to complete her academic education.
After graduating from high school, Luque relocated abroad to further her studies. She joined a French business school where she earned a degree in business administration. During her time in France, she performed in nightclubs to revitalize her interests in music. Additionally, she joined a band by the name Bad Moon Rising.
As they toured different cities, Luque got the chance to meet new people, and establish connections with the major stakeholders in the music industry.
When Ms. Martinez ventured into professional singing, she was already battling epilepsy. In 2014, her condition worsened, and she had to take some time off to undergo a brain surgery. In 2015, she had a successful surgery however she had a long recovery process. This recovery process saw her gain so much weight that negatively impacted her career.
Despite all these tribulations, Luque is now making a comeback with the song “Tomorrowland.” She has also unveiled a new single titled “Ese Es Mi Carino.” She featured the widely known singer Angel y Khriz.
Find Ms. Martinez on Facebook to learn more about her life and upcoming events.