“Stunning, sympathetic, and impassioned vocals...” - Kristina Mondo
“...incredibly uplifting lyrics and passion-fueled performances...” - Andre Avanessian
“...impressive range and phenomenal gifts, both as a lyricist and a vocalist.” - Steven Azami
Nicole-Marie is a hearing-impaired singer/songwriter from the Seattle/Tacoma area who writes songs in multiple genres ranging from Christian Contemporary to New Age, from Alternative Rock to Dance music, from Hip Hop and R&B to Country music. She has performed in many local venues such as Jazzbones and Experience Music Project. She has had the pleasure of working with the accomplished acoustic guitarist Will Reedy, the electric guitarist Frank Seeberger, drummers Chris Crumpler and Mike Loera, the rapper Abuladon, acclaimed Nashville guitarist Mark Baldwin, multi-talented musician Troy Engle, producer/musician Jeremy Cays and musicians Wayne Bliss, Chris Pyle, Bob Fox, the band The Cosmic Shuffle, producer/musician Taylor Carroll, Tom Kellock, Ben Smith, Garey Shelton, Lyle Ronglien, and Jason Shavey. She studied under numerous musicians including blues guitarist and original member of the Steve Miller Band James "Curley" Cooke. She has released five albums: Storybook (2003), All the Lights of Heaven (2007), Tragic Romantic (2010), The Music Our Love Makes (2016) and Oaths of Abundance (2019). She has also released a number of singles, most recently in 2021: God Save the Kids, My Fourth of July, and Song of the World. Her song "White Light" won an honorable mention award in the 7th Annual Great American Songwriting Competition. Her songs "All the Lights of Heaven", "Hymn in Red", "I Smile", and "Grave Love" won bronze awards for being well-written songs by Beat100.com. Her music has been played on several radio stations. Her song "Angels Speak to You" reached #12 and her song "Back My Way" reached #9 on maddradio.com. Her song "Single" reached #11 on newartistradio.com. She entered the Song of the Year competition in June 2005 and received a "suggested artist" nomination for the genres of "folk" and "Christian" music. Her influences include Alanis Morissette, Kurt Cobain, John Denver, Michael W. Smith, Eva Cassidy and Prince. She is a cancer survivor and a survivor of 25 years of narcissistic abuse. Her aim is also to make music that elevates the collective planetary vibration by exposing dark truths in order to bring them to the light and to spread a message of hope and healing so that we may all transcend all programming that keeps us from fifth dimensional living.