You see her once, you remember her forever.
Singer Nancy Martinez strikes with her talent, gentleness and overall beauty. This Montreal born singer and music teacher reflects her Spanish, Welsh, Italian and British roots through the variety of her repertoire creativity and musical versatility.
In the 80’s, the single “Sunshine Reggae/La vie en rose” earned her the “Ampex Golden Reel Award”and her first gold record. Then, Nancy’s four consecutive American hit singles climbed on top of the charts, Billboard included, consolidating her diva status, both in America and Europe. Signing a recording agreement with Atlantic Records, New York, She had number One singles with “For Tonight”,”Move Out” and “Can’t Wait”.
Throughout her prolific career, Nancy Martinez has generated 8 solo albums. In 1996, she also took part in prestigious recordings such as “Snowbirds” by Steven Vitali and David Foster. Anniversary – Music to fly by, “Falling into you” by Céline Dion (1996) and
Aldo Nova’s “Dream”. Her French culture led her to create her two french albums With Isba/Sony Records. and sang on Garou’s live album “Seul Avec Vous”, as well as European superstar Kmaro’s C.D.’s “Femme like U” and “Crazy” which she featured on and were number 1 hits in Europe.
In 2002 Nancy participated in the C.D. and DVD recording of “les Divas de Quebec”, a compilation featuring various female artists from Quebec.
In 2004, her CD Downtown revealed her passion for Jazz. Nancy continues to perform regularly and her passion for song is omnipresent…
Nancy recorded a Live Album at The House of Jazz where she performs on a regular basis with some of the finest jazz musicians in the city as well as with Bloc Note Big Band on a regular basis and at The Casino De Montreal.
Nancy continues her work as a Solo singer, teaches music at Collège Marie-Victorin and does private coaching for professional singers and up and coming talent…