Saturday 17 June
New Dawn Pavilion Takeover
East Point Pavilion

N I K A is a 20 year old singer-songwriter from Cambridgeshire. Her current style of music falls under the umbrella of Contemporary R&B. N I K A’s sound is heavily inspired by artists such as: The Weeknd, FLO, Destin Conrad, Jorja Smith, Sabrina Claudio and many more R&B musicians.


2022 marked the start of N I K A’s musical journey. Over the course of a year, she has released 4 singles as an independent artist and has also done a gorgeous soulful feature with producer and DJ – Chidi Digital. 3 of N I K A’s singles have caught the attention of BBC Music Introducing, BBC Radio Norfolk and BBC Radio Suffolk. For the singer-songwriter – last year was full of new releases, radio interviews, radio play and live performances at various festivals and venues – including: Latitude Festival and Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club in London.


Currently, having a supportive and ambitious team behind her – N I K A is making brand new music and is looking forward to embarking on new performance opportunities in 2023. Check out her social media platforms to find out more about her upcoming single ‘Aftertaste’.


New Dawn is our festival programme that supports some of the brightest emerging musical talent in the East.

More on New Dawn