Pop Star Norka Luque Dominates the Latino Music Community

Norka Luque is well-known in the Latin music community. In 2011, she was nominated for the best female vocalist award. Her success did not happen overnight; she says that her success came as a result of hard work and determination. Norka Luque started singing in her hometown of Caracas, Venezuela when she was still a little girl (eight years).

Her parents gave her with everything she needed to help her realize her dream of becoming a professional singer. They paid for her instrument and dance lessons while she was in school. When she graduated from high school, her parents sent her to France for higher education. She took a course in Business Administration.

Even while in abroad, she did not forget her musical ambitions. She joined a band, Bad Moon Rising to keep in touch with her passion. For Norka, this was not enough; she wanted to expand her horizons. After she attended a Ricky Martin concert in 2007, Norka decided to move to Miami. She knew it was easier to expose herself to a bigger audience while there.

It is in Miami that Norka Luque dived into professional singing. She started performing in nightclubs in the South Beach area. Her unique voice and message of hope made her quite popular among the South Beach club-goers. It did not take long before Norka Luque met the renowned producer, Emilio Estefan. Emilio was blown away by Norka Luque’s talent after he heard her sing.

Emilio offered Norka Luque an opportunity she couldn’t refuse. The two formed a working relationship, and Emilio signed on as her producer to help hone and develop her musical career. In 2011, Norka Luque released her first single, “How You Do It.”

“How You Do It” was a huge hit in major Latino music communities and around the world. This single got Norka Luque a nomination for Best Female Pop Artist at the Premios Lo Nuestro Awards. Her second single “Milagro” was released in 2012. “Milagro” was warmly welcomed by fans all over the globe. It did rounds on the Latino Music Billboards, holding the top spot for several weeks.

In 2014, Norka Martinez Luque had some serious health issues. She suffered epilepsy which is a condition of the central nervous system. Her condition was serious and required brain surgery. Norka was forced to sideline her career to undergo a brain surgery in 2015.

Her most recent release is “Tomorrowland.” This single has been received warmly in the Latino music community. Find her on Facebook to learn more about her personal life as well as her career.

Her most recent release is “Tomorrowland.” This single has been received warmly in the Latino music community. Find her on Facebook to learn more about her personal life as well as her career.

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