Red Carpet Interview
Pop album of the year – supernova 19th annual la music awards
Nikki Green was a Top-10 finalist in Chinese Idol (the Asian equivalent to American Idol) in 2009. MN Idol has more viewers than American Idol! She was the very first American to qualify for the finals which were held in Malaysia. In additional to her native English, Nikki sings in Mandarin, Taiwanese and Spanish. Nikki is the leader of the BlueGirls®. She plays keyboards, guitar and drums. When Liquid Blue is not on the road she performs acoustically with “Acoustic Blue”. Nikki has a B.A in Business Administration from National University and has been with Liquid Blue since 1998.
Nikki is the “designated driver” of the band and the BlueGirls call her “mom”. We’ve never seen her fully intoxicated. She secretly dreams of a much wilder existence. There have been various, unsubstantiated sightings of her at underground parties but these remain just rumors.
Liquid Blue® is a multi award-winning international recording / touring act and cover band for high-end events. The San Diego based ensemble has performed in more than 100 countries and hold a Guinness World Record®. The band scored a Billboard Top-10 Hit in 2010 and have been featured on Seven Magazine Covers. In 2005 Liquid Blue became the first American act to be signed by a major Chinese record label and was chosen to represent the United States at the CCTV kick-off concert for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. The group has performed at sold-out, ticketed shows worldwide and has received more accolades,awards and recognition than any other cover band in the music industry. Liquid Blue is a certified green business.
America’s Best Dance Band
Liquid Blue is the most accomplished and highly acclaimed party band in the event business. Music To Move You”® is the band’s official slogan and the audience is sure to be pumped up and excited from the first number until the finale. Honored as “America’s Best Dance Band” by the National Music Awards, Liquid Blue was also named “Entertainment Act of the Year” at the 2012 Biz Bash Readers Choice Awards as well as “Entertainer of the Year” at the 2011 Event Solutions Spotlight Awards. Locally they’ve been recognized “Best Cover Band” at the San Diego Music Awards. The band covers over 600 songs including a multitude of musical styles. This is not your typical cover band but an internationally acclaimed, cutting-edge ensemble that will intrigue your guests and leave them wanting more. Liquid Blue has proven both on-stage and in the studio to be one of the world’s premiere dance bands!
The Band & The Blue Girls®
Liquid Blue features Grammy winning musicians, a former Elektra Records recording artist, a Billboard hit songwriter and a Chinese Idol finalist! On the female side, fronting the group is Nikki Green and the multi-talented BlueGirls® trio. In 2010 Nikki became the first American ever to qualify for the finals in Chinese Idol. Most of the BlueGirls play keyboards, guitar or both. The male fronts are Ellis Hall III and Scott Stephens. Scott is a former pro Roller Derby skater with the L.A. T-Birds. Our DJ, Layla Loxa is a former World-Champion Surfer. There is also an optional horn section available, BlueBrass®.
Liquid Blue was named “America’s Best Independent Artist” twice (2004/2005) and also finished runner-up for “Best Band” twice at the International Music Awards (2006/2007). The multi-language “Earth Passport” is the bands biggest hit to date, reaching #3 on the Billboard Hot Dance Singles Sales chart and #12 on the Billboard Hot Singles Sales chart. Their highly acclaimed LP “Supernova” was awarded Pop Album of the Year in 2009 at the Los Angeles Music Awards and was distributed nationally in Target stores selling over 40,000 units. Produced by David DeVore, (12 multi-platinum LP’s) and mixed by (six-time Grammy winner) Joe Chiccarelli, it has been a top-ten seller at CD Baby and was featured on their bestsellers compilation. Tracks from this LP have been included on 25 compilations. The single “Real” was the #1 Indie Label song in the U.S. in 2005 with over 400 spins per week. More…