Kristine Elizabeth Weitz born June 3widely known by her stage name Kristine Wis an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and Superbia - Various - Hardstyle Maniacs Vol.2. She is most widely known as a dance music artist.
Kristine W was recognized by the city of Las Vegas for her record-breaking number of shows, which lead to June 28 being officially designated as Kristine W Day by the state of Nevada. Kristine W was born in Pasco, Washingtonwhere she and her three siblings were raised by her mother, a jazz singer and guitarist who went by the name Donna Lee.
Kristine W expressed an interest in music at a very young age. Her grandmother was a classically trained violinist and pianistand taught Kristine how to play the piano. At age 9, Kristine also began playing the saxophone, and it was from her mother that Kristine developed an interest in jazz. One More Try (Rollo And Sister Bliss Club Mix) - Kristine W - One More Try an early age, it was clear Kristine had an aptitude for performing.
Throughout middle and high school, Kristine frequently competed in talent shows, and she won numerous awards in the Northwest after competing in jazz choir ensembles as an improvisational soloist. After winning the titles of Miss Tri-Cities and Miss WashingtonKristine competed in the Miss America pageant, where she placed first in the talent and swimsuit competition.
Her winnings were designated for education, so she enrolled at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas and began pursuing her musical dreams. Her mentor, John R. Lewis, helped Kristine W to form a band called Kristine and the Sting, with whom she recorded an indie album called Show and Tell. The songs she would record with them eventually became the material for her first album, The Perfect Beatself-released in After the Hilton tore down their seat live venue and replaced it with a seat nightclub inKristine continued to perform for 2 to 3 shows per night, leading a piece band.
The act was called Kristine W's Come See the Musicand they performed untilby which time their residency at the Vegas Hilton spanned 8 years in total. On June 28,the governor and entertainment director for the city of Las Vegas officially recognized Kristine as having performed more live shows at the Las Vegas Hilton than any other performer in its history, including Elvis Presleyand officially designated June 28 "Kristine W Day" in the state of Nevada.
Released inher debut single quickly became a hit, receiving worldwide acclaim and becoming her first 1 on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart in the U. And he died of an aneurysm really suddenly. So, that was really feeling his loss. That song just made me think about everything from religion to pollution to the planet. I wove a lot of things that I was feeling into that song. So, that was a surprise. And it was really a cool surprise, because I got this fan base that was amazingly fun and supportive.
It makes a pensive and poignant lyrical point without clouding the track's overall potential to inspire active twitchin' and twirlin'. Producers Rollo and Rob D. Following the release of StrongerA Lesson, Perhaps - Kaleidoscope - Further Reflections The Complete Recordings 1967-1969 W began exhibiting unusual physical symptoms, for which she sought medical advice.
No medical abnormalities were detected at the time. However, during a performance in Japan, Kristine experienced persistent bleeding, to the point where friends urged her to again see a doctor, who ordered a blood test. The results came back on Mother's Day ofrevealing that the mother of two then-toddlers had Acute Myeloid Leukemia.
This is for real. Kristine W was a candidate for a stem cell transplanta procedure that took place on September 11, During her stay in the hospital, Kristine W wrote the songs that would later become her One More Try (Rollo And Sister Bliss Club Mix) - Kristine W - One More Try album, Fly Again. I'm really thankful for that album because it probably gave me enough fight to keep going. You have to live for something.
I have my kids, but my music got me fired up. We shot that video and I saw it for the first time, and I thought, 'I'm going to live. The album Fly Again was released in and was a commercial and critical success. In JanuaryKristine W formed her own record label, called Fly Again Music, which she currently owns and operates.
Her first release on the label was The Bossa single that reached 1 on Billboard. I just loved them and was always singing their songs and studying them. When I decided to start my own record label in January ofI knew "The Boss" would be the perfect first single to put out. I was taking control - being "The Boss" of my music, sink or swim - and I put all I had into that single and those remixes. It was so well received globally that I was really a bit taken back by it.
The same year, Kristine Airstrip 1* - Longer To Live released Nevera single from her then-upcoming albumfeaturing a variety of remixes. The album produced a whopping a six 1s on Billboard Dance Club Songs, being one of only three albums in the history of the chart to do so. A two-part album, CD 1 featured covers of her own previous works, redone in a smooth jazz style with all acoustic instrumentation.
CD One More Try (Rollo And Sister Bliss Club Mix) - Kristine W - One More Try featured Lies - Light Heat - Light Heat (File, Album) lounge versions of the tracks. As such, they featured electronic instrumentation, but at much slower BPMs than is commonly heard in dance music.
This was a unique release in that it featured all-new remixes of some of her biggest hits prior to that point, including by Grammy Award -winning DJ StoneBridge as well as seven entirely original songs.
Part 1 featured all new mixes of her single, "Love Come Home". The Kristine W single Out There dropped inaccompanied by an additional host of remixes including those of the disco genre on the album titled Out There: Remixed. The single reached 3 on Billboard. The following year, Kristine W's dance-pop single Stars was released, peaking at 1 on Billboard dance and becoming the artist's 17th 1 to date.
She is a long-standing and outspoken supporter of the gay community and advocate of LGBT rights — she regularly performs at pride rallies and for pro-LGBT charity organizations across the nation, including those dedicated to fighting AIDS and other HIV-related illnesses. God knew I needed an army of soldiers to get my message of love, hope, faith and tolerance out to the world and He bound us together.
I think they were all expecting a black girl. I just walked right past the whole crowd. There were a couple of thousand men and no AC. Everyone was just dripping wet. I loved it! Look at all these hot guys. This is like a freaking garden, a bouquet of loveliness. This is a gay party. The gay community has also served as a place of solace from the sexism she's faced throughout her career. Among her many pride performances, Kristine W headlined all three of Arizona's pride festivals Phoenix, Tucson, and Flagstaff in Kristine continues to support gay rights and perform with drag queens — something Kristine is flattered to have been mistaken for.
While Kristine W was regularly performing at the Hilton in Las Vegasher friend, actress Julie Michaels best known for her role opposite of Patrick Swayze in Road Houseplayed Kristine's music on set during the making of that movie.
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