Norka Martinez Luque was born on 7th February 1986 in Caracas Venezuela. Ms. Martinez relocated to France soon after she graduated from high school. She resided there for four years as she studied Business Administration.
Apart from her studies, Norka Luque also pursued her dream of becoming a professional singer. She joined a music group, Bad Moon Rising as a soloist. This music group performed alternative tunes.
Ms. Martinez returned to the United States after she realized that it was only in the United States where she could make it big as an artist. She started the journey as a professional singer by performing in the nightclubs in the South Beach region. It was during one of her performances that she was recognized by the producer, Emilio Estefan Jr.
Estefan together with other key personalities in the Latino music community worked on her first album. Some of the major tunes from the album include “Como lo haces tu” which was released in 2011. “Como lo haces tu” was so successful that it got Norka Luque a nomination at the Lo Nuestro Award. She was nominated for the Best Pop Female Artist of the Year.
Another solo from the album was “Milagro.” This single was released in three phases; salsa, urban remix and dance version. All these versions were very successful. They were played on big radio/TV stations and clubs in countries such the United States, Venezuela, and Puerto Rico. Her latest single is “Tomorrowland.” This single was released early this year. It is also doing very well in music charts.
Norka Luque is a strong woman; she has proved that miracles do come true even amidst a personal crisis. In 2007, she gained too much weight after suffering epilepsy, a life-threatening condition. The weight she gained negatively impacted her career. She then opted to hire a personal trainer to help her lose weight. She successfully lost 32 kilograms. Today, Ms. Martinez is mindful of what she eats.
Besides her career in the music industry, she loves tennis. If she is not making music, you will find her in the court playing tennis. Norka Luque is very active on social media; follow her to learn more about her and her work.
For more information about Norka Luque please visit http://www.norkamusic.com/