ABOUT ME, NIKKI G
"Uniting people who on the surface may seem to have little in common"-Drum! Mag. Such is the case with Los Angeles based drummer/percussionist, Nicole Grant, better known to friends and fans alike as, Nikki G. With her versatile musical background, performing in everything from symphonies to punk bands, she has built and manages to maintain a musical and spiritual bond beyond measure. With her unique abilities, not only as a drummer, but as a multi-instrumentalist, performer, producer, and composer it's no wonder this independent musicians versatile side of life has opened ears and eyes everywhere.
After attending Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA, and graduating from Musicians Institute in Los Angeles, CA in Percussion Performance which led to also graduating from CalState Northridge in Music Psychology...the years to come were filled with heavy time touring, in the studio, and numerous appearances as a guest artist. Nikki has contributed as a percussionist, drummer, pianist and vocalist with artists such as Street Drum Corps, Lindsey Haun, Sarah Ault, Katy Perry, 30 Seconds To Mars, Family Force 5 and many more. She has also made her television appearance working in the commercial music industry composing and performing for companies such as Starz Entertainment, NBC, FOX, Cartoon Network,Twitter, Hotels.com, Microsoft, Facebook, Rocket Mortgage and many more...
Over the last 20 years, Nikki is finding her audience and growing in the best way possible; through a steady stream of performances and through music production worldwide. Nikki G is a musical testament to the trials and tribulations of life..."This gal is slave to the groove." Drum! Magazine