Brookfield Teen Releases Second CD

May 18, 2011

Nora Collins, a high school junior at Brookfield East, has released her second CD, “Run Away With Me”. Nora wrote all ten songs and co-produced most of the tracks. Two songs were recorded in Nashville and feature musicians that tour with Keith Urban, Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker and Martina McBride. A third song finished in the top 20, out of 700 songs, in the Great Lakes Songwriting contest. Nora’s songs are featured weekly on FM106.1 Sunday night Home Made Jams radio show. Nora filmed a home music video for the title track which can be seen on her website and YouTube.

The 3 songs mentioned above can be streamed at http://www.reverbnation.com/#!/noracollins

 

Nora is a 2011 WAMI (Wisconsin Area Music Industry) “Rising Star” nominee. She also finished in the Sweet 16 in CMT’s Music City Madness competition. Nora performs weekly at the two Brookfield Potbelly Sandwich works and around the area. On July 15 she will perform from 3:30 – 5:00 pm and sing the National Anthem at the Tour de Brookfield International Cycling Classic at the Brookfield Civic Plaza.

Visit www.NoraCollins.com or http://www.reverbnation.com/#!/noracollins for more information and a performance schedule.

“Run Away With Me” is available at cdbaby, iTunes and at her gigs.

 

 

Community Watch

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Menomonee Falls baseball virtuoso Ty Weber and Big Ten Media Day Updated:  7/29

» Supporters line up to push Brookfield beekeeping Updated:  7/28

» The Corridor development in Brookfield announces three new tenants Updated:  7/28

» Brookfield Bulldogs, Pewaukee Muskies to continue game at later date 7/26

» Brookfield Blue Sox pick up key win over West Bend 7/26

» Jury reaches guilty verdict in Brookfield drive-by shooting after failed drug deal Updated:  7/26

» Dick's Sporting Goods to open Aug. 5 in Brookfield 7/25

» 2016 Waukesha County Fair coverage 7/22

» Brookfield East choir to perform with Foreigner at Waukesha County Fair 7/22

» Wisconsin Athletic Club nearing town of Brookfield opening Updated:  7/21

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Resources available to Waukesha County residents during extreme heat 7/21

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game 7/20

» Brookfield Central baseball unable to pull upset in regional loss to Sussex Hamilton 7/19

» Former Brookfield East coach Tom Swittel goes out with WFCA All-Star Game win 7/19

» Brookfield board comfortable with lights 7/19

» Brookfield Portillo's opens its doors 7/19

» #BestSummerEverNOW: Share your 2016 summer photos of you in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/18

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA Summer Baseball Sectional Round Updated:  7/18

» Brookfield plan commission advances Wimmer's Linx Club apartment, hotel project Updated:  7/18

» NOW's user submitted stories, photos will be discontinued in early August 7/18

» New Brookfield Central AD Don Kurth to bring wide variety of experience 7/16

» Elmbrook Humane Society teams up with other area shelters to save cats in need 7/13

» Brookfield's Dominic Days returns this week 7/12

» Brookfield East's upset bid falls short in Greater Metro baseball tournament 7/12

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Waukesha County Fair

 

The 2016 Waukesha County Fair saw rain, scorching temps and tropical humidity throughout its five-day run. Check out our stories, photos and video from the fair, including coverage of the new pig, duck and goat races, the 50th annual Fairest of the Fair contest, as well as a ranking of the top food items.

Best Summer Ever

 

We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement