Norka Luque is a young talented Venezuelan singer who has made lots of positive impacts all over the globe through her inspiring music. Norka was born in 1986 in Caracas. She discovered her singing knack at a very tender age and this has been her stepping stone. Fortunately,since childhood, her parents supported her music passion by allowing her attend musical training sessions that entailed voice practice, flamenco, piano and ballet classes. Additionally, she also took part in various singing competitions such as the Golden Voice and School Festival of Gaitas, a Venezuelan folk music competition among others.
Academics and Music
Norka serves as a perfect role model to many young people with great ambition to succeed in the music industry. Despite her big music passion, she clearly understood the importance of education since this was the only thing to give her experience and the necessary exposure. Upon completion of high school studies, Norka Luque departed to France where she pursued her degree in business administration. While studying, Norka found time to sharpen her skills in music by performing alongside the Bad Moon Rising Band.
According to Norka’s profile, even during her studies, she kept her passion for music vibrant. With her music, she has managed to spread the message of hope thus inspiring lots of people. For instance, one of her hits called MILAGRO is a song the urges people to pursue their lifelong dreams and work tirelessly when dealing with challenges that come their way. This song has a powerful message and it is currently a big it in the United States, Puerto Rico and Venezuela among others.
Switching Her Career from Banking to Music
Upon graduation, Norka Luque briefly worked at Monaco banking industry and later on moved to the United States to focus on her music career. With the help of Jose Velazquez, she was able to release an album that officially gave her the feel of music scene. Her burst into the music industry began on meeting producer Emilio Estefan. Under Emilio’s guidance, Norka successful produced three singles that were big hits. These songs were nominated among the top hits for the Latin Music Awards.
Her Personal Crisis
In 2007, Norka was diagnosed with epilepsy. Her health condition later on in 2014 deteriorated and she was forced to undergo a surgery. The brain surgery was done in 2015 and turned to a success. Enrolling in a fitness program has also helped her maintain her weight and with stable health condition Norka is making a great comeback in the music industry.