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(DJ Magazine) “The Voice of Café del Mar’, vocals that can lift you into heavenly submission,” (Mixmag) "A unique artist with a powerful spirit and distinctive vocal style" Cathy Battistessa is recognised internationally as ‘The Voice of Café del Mar’. A truly unique voice of our time, a voice that became the identity of Ibiza’s Balearic Electronica Chillout movement. Cathy is both author & performer of some of the most revered and authentic chillout/ lounge classics to grace the entire compilation series and has gained notable success within the genres of Pop, House Music, UK Garage, Electronica and Film/Cinematic music for soundtracks, writing with and for some of the most influential artists & producers over the last 20 years. Hit songs include: ‘More Than Ever People’ (levitation), ‘Oh Home’ (Paco Fernandez), ‘Shine’ & ‘Speck Of Gold’ (Afterlife), ‘Starlight’ (Chris Coco) and ‘Riva’ (SlowPulse), ‘Happiness’ (Blank&Jones), 'A Little Bit Of Luck' (DJ Luck & MC Neat) Cathy's secured her first Top Ten UK hit with, ‘A Little Bit Of Luck’, Since then, her distinctive and exquisite vocals have blessed innumerable quality productions and featured on the most seminal artist & compilation albums. CB regularly performs worldwide for VIP events, her music is licensed to brands such as; Porsche, TUI, and TV shows and films on ABC, HBO, NBC, BBC TV & BBC Radio. Sony Japan have recently signed two songs Cathy co-wrote for Playstation / Xbox games such as Grand Theft Auto and Rockstar Game. Cathy has collaborated, written & composed with progressive artists, writers, musicians & producers including; Valgier Siggurson (Bjork), Rob da Bank (BBC Radio / Bestival / Sunday Best), Jose Padilla (CDM), Paco Fernandez (Ibiza), Knee Deep (LoveBirds), Chris Coco (BBC Radio), Levitation (More Than ever People), Roachford (Andrew Roachford), Slow Pulse (OMM Sounds Ibiza), Charles Webster (Defected / Miso Records), Stephane Pompougnac (Hotel Costes), Afterlife (Subatomic UK / The Afterlife Lounge), James Bright (Lux), Grant Nelson (Swing City Records), Blank & Jones / Miguel Migs (Salted).