Norka Martinez Luque has made headlines as one of the most prominent artists to come from Latin America. Her success as a professional singer has not come by chance. The beautiful Venezuelan singer says that it took hard work and determination to be where she is today.
Some people still do not know how Norka Luque came to fame. If you are one of those individuals, read on, you will learn more about Norka Luque’s early life, education and music career. Norka Luque did not start out as a professional singer. She was bent on becoming a business woman.
She traveled to France to pursue a business course, Business Administration. Norka was hard working and even completed her degree. After completing her degree, she got a job in the banking sector of Monaco. However, she realized that business as a profession was not her cup of tea. She felt that business crashed the creativity in her.
Norka Luque decided to relocate to the United States; she knew that she had a higher chance of making it as a professional singer while in the United States. She settled in Miami, Florida. Ms. Martinez started performing in different night clubs in South Beach. South Beach club-goers fell in love with her unique voice, and she soon developed a huge following there.
We all know Emilio Estefan; he has shaped, developed and directed the careers of top artists in the music industry. Some of the superstars he has made include Gloria, Shakira, Jennifer López, Marc Anthony, Alejandro Fernandez, Ricky Martin, Thalia, Jon Secada, Carlos Vives, and a host of others.
Emilio Estefan saw something in Ms. Martinez and agreed to sign her to his record label. Emilio together with other top players in the Latin music industry (Archie Pena, Luigi Giraldo, and HermanosGaitan) worked on NorkaLuque’s first album.
NorkaLuque has not only proven that the Latin music community is vital for the evolution of pop music, but she has played a major part in breaking down barriers that have been limiting its exposure and acceptance around the globe. You can connect with her on Facebook; she is quite active in social media.
Norka Luque was born in Caracas, Venezuela’s Capital city. She spent most of her early life in this city and also took her early education here. She was born on February 7th, 1986.