This month the “Tiny Desk” scheduled a series of commemorative concerts for Hispanic Heritage Month and Nicki Nicole was invited to participate. Along with her will also be presented J Balvin, Camila Cabello and Sech. His presentation, which lasted for 15 minutes, included from his debut song “Wapo Traketero” to the quarantine hit “Colocao”, through his newer tracks “Parte de me” and “Baby”.
In his list of songs he included “Mala Vida” and even a freestyle highly celebrated by his legion of followers. From her first shows, Nicki Nicole performed with band format, In this performance she incorporated, in addition to choristers, bandoneon, violins and cello, instruments that gave her interpretation a different color and a musical depth that elevates her as a singer and showgirl.
How the Tiny Desk was born
The Tiny Desk format of the US national public radio NPR became the new “MTV Unplugged” for music lovers. The initiative was born in 2008 when the host of the station Bob Boilen of the program “All Songs Considered”, failed to hear artist Laura Gibson clearly at the South by South West festival in Texas.
Jokingly, the producer Stephen Thompson tAlso from NPR Music she told the air that they had to invite her to play at Boilen’s small desk on the radio. A month later, the joke ended and it became a fact and the artist appeared at the facilities of the radio station with headquarters in Washington, precisely in the presenter’s workspace.
From there, the format became popular, thanks to the reproductions in YouTube, where great of the most important artists around the world have taken their presentations to a reduced space, but at a very precise sound level where they have interpreted their best songs or new releases in a very creative way.
Nicki Nicole in “Tiny Desk”: “Happier than ever”
“Happier than ever”, Rosario had written when announcing the news on her social networks more than a month ago. It is not the first time that he has achieved something like this: he had already struck the blow to begin to conquer the Anglo-Saxon world in April, when he made history and broke it on the Jimmy Fallon program, one of the most important on television in the United States. . Singing “Wapo tracker” and “Don’t touch my naik”, in collaboration with the Puerto Rican Lunay, who acted as a guest.
“Tiny Desk” started in 2008. It was usually recorded in Washington and has an audience of about 16 million users per month and 50 million visits to its YouTube channel. It served as a platform to launch new artists or reinvent others who had a greater career.
Nicki Nicole releases her album at the end of October
Last week Nicki Nicole premiered the song “Baby”, which is the last preview of her new album, which will be released on October 28th. “With this album I gave myself a lot of creative freedom for the videos and I really enjoyed each one we made a lot.. This is the first video clip that I made with so many dancers and encouraging me to dance a little more, “confessed the artist from Rosario.
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“I wanted something fun for this song so high, and the truth is that we had a great time doing it. It makes me happy that it shows in the result, and I hope people like it as much as I do,” he concluded.