We are pleased to introduce you to an unsigned R&B and pop sensation by the name of Nicoya. She has recently been added to the 13th Annual 2010 BMI Unsigned Urban Showcase in Atlanta on April 20th. The much anticipated event will be hosted by R&B superstar, Lloyd at the Havana Club (3112 Piedmont Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA) in Atlanta and headlined by acclaimed hip-hop artist Drake and Atlanta based trio, Travis Porter.
Nicoya was chosen amongst 700 submissions to perform a two song set for a live audience and a panel of celebrity judges including producer Bangladesh (Ludacris, Lil Wayne); Def Jam Recording V.P. and Co-CEO of Konvict Muzik Abou Thiam; Interscope, Geffen, A&M Senior VP of A&R Shawn “Tubbie” Holiday; Sony/ATV Music Publishing’s Tab Nkhereanye; attorney and manager Nova Perry; producer Damon Thomas (Justin Timberlake, Chris Brown); music consultant Lisa Vu; and producer Zaytoven (Gucci Mane, Usher).
Furthermore, Nicoya’s current single “Loving What You Do,” has been gaining increasing radio support in markets like her hometown of Houston, Atlanta, Charlotte and Detroit. If you will be in the Atlanta area, stop into Havana Club and see her reach for her dream! Best of luck Nicoya!
Want hear what it’s all about? Nicoya’s song, “Loving What You Do,”is available for for free download here!