Norka Martinez Luque: A Successful Latin Pop Star

The Latino presence in the Miami area offers us a distinctive window into the Latino culture in the United States and the function of music in creating communities. Located at the southeastern corner of the U.S. state of Florida, Miami boasts a rich history and a thriving artistic life. The “Capital of Latin America” is a home to some of the greatest Latin musicians. Some of them are Gloria Estefan (a Latin pop singer-songwriter), Julio Iglesias (a Latin artist), Enrique Iglesias (Spanish singer-songwriter) and a host of others.

Norka Martinez Luque is also another force making headlines in the Latin music community. The Venezuelan musician is one of the most famous performers of her time. After graduating from a French business school as a professional banker, she began studying lyrical and popular singing in the United States. Her debut arrived in 2008 when she met the widely known Latin music producer Emilio Estefan Jr. Since then she started an ascendant career traveling around the world performing some of her major hits.

About Norka Luque (Early life and Education)

Born in Venezuela’s capital city, Caracas in 1985, Norka Luque began instrument, dance and singing lessons as a young child. With the unconditional support from her parents, she pursued the art lessons as well as her academic education.

In her higher education endeavors, she majored in business administration in France and earned a degree on the same. She also earned diplomas in culinary arts, fashion and marketing. While still a student at the French college, she got an opportunity to join a punk and funk group, Bad Moon Rising. As a member of the band, Ms. Martinez was able to remain connected to her ambition of becoming a professional singer.

Music and Awards

In 2011, Ms. Martinez was nominated for the Best Female Pop Artist in the prestigious Premios Lo Nuestro Awards. “Como lo Haces Tu” was the song that earned her this nomination. In 2012, she debuted yet another successful tracked dubbed “Milagro.” She called upon the support of professionals such as Emilio Estefan, Hermanos Gaitán, Archie Pena, and Luigi Giraldo to make the song a success.

She released this song to her fans in three phases; dance which was done in English, urban remix, pop and salsa version. All these versions made great success, topping music charts of different genres. Her most recent single is called “Tomorrowland.” It is accessible on all music apps and online stores.

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Norka’s Fate in Music

Norka appreciates the fact that she comes from a far country. She is a member of one of the most blessed families in work. Her family is full of cultures, languages and life experiences which led her to understand her fate in the music industry. Music was part of her life as a child. Norka never used to sleep until her mother turned on the music. While she was still young, she understood her destiny. For the main reason that Emilio Estefan exists in the music industry, she burst into this industry through his assistance. He presented his work him for evaluation, he liked his piece and decided to work with him for greater perfection.

They produced the album Miracle. For this album, Emilio Estefan brought together his perfect team to fine-tune her. The team includes Archie Pena, Luigi Giraldo, the Ricardo brothers, Purto Rican, and Alberto Gaitan. This team was responsible for bringing sauce into music. They worked together and produced the album. The only thing that took long to determine is the genre of the music. The album was a fusion of pop and rock, tropical, ballads, and Rhythm.

Before presenting their work for the first tie, they took an opportunity to talk about their team. Emilio Estefan approved everything in the music. He was the steering manager of the production. He approved everything from the genre of the songs to their vocals. He determined every music instrument used. For this reason, everything came out as desired. He kept on stressing Norka even in video production. He is indeed a perfectionist in nature.

For this week, she rose from the ninth place in the Record report. This is a measure of the most favorite song and singer in Venezuela. The album Miracle has accrued considerable interest both in Venezuela and the United States. The song was also sung in English in the United States. It is gaining popularity in nightclubs. While her success is on the rise, she won a nomination award at the Female Pop Artist of the year.

In 2007, she realized the most stressful moments of her life. She gained excessive weight. However, this was a major change in her career. She never gave up. She worked tirelessly to bring it under management. She knew how far she wanted to go. She kept on losing weight. She was at her top when she presented herself as Miss Venezuela.