She calls her music Indie-Soul ,with a solid pop-backbone. Coming from an old school songwriter tradition, Rikke writes her songs on, and practically live by, her piano.
Her musical influences include Fleetwood Mac, Elton John, Marvin Gaye, Bon Iver and Adele. Rikke convinces with strong melodies, personal lyrics, and a genuine vulnerability in her voice. Rikke has made singing a living for almost 10 years now, earning her the reputation as the number 1 preferred vocalist in the country. She is a much loved musician and songwriter, has contributed on countless albums, appeared on numerous television shows, singing with John Legend at The Nobel Peace Prize in 2017. Rikke has played stages throughout Norway and Europe, toured with Bernhoft, Madcon, Sivert Høyem, Marcus & Martinus ++ Rikke has previously received international attention for her music all the way down to Brasil. She’s a DIY artist with enormous drive, spending all her time and money making music and running her own record label “RikkiLeaks". But where she truly comes to life is on stage! Rikke Normann’s new album “35”, released Feb ’19, is raw and soulful with it’s perfect imperfections! Fellow Norwegian and previous grammy nominee, Bernhoft is a fan, and also happens to feature on one of the tracks. Recorded in Studio Paradiso, Oslo, Norway, and what you hear and get from this album is what actually happened in the recording session. It’s all live! Including Rikke’s impressive, first take lead vocals!