"Taking my listeners with me on my journey. So they can grow with me in the music"

My name is LIKA (Lieke), I am twenty years old and I always knew that music was my life.
But dealing with that knowledge was pretty hard sometimes.

I never wanted to admit that I wanted to write and perform professionally. It was a dream, but I never thought it would become reality. So I just let it be a dream. I followed an education in Journalism and hoped that I would see myself making a carreer out of it. During this education I was making music as well, but still not with the intention that I was going to do this professionally.

After I finished my education I still did not know what I wanted to become. I mean I knew, but I was still having a hard time admitting to it. I decided to take a year off and I just went to work. There I found out that there are many jobs that are fine, but nothing is ever going to make me as happy as music does.
That’s the moment where I found out that I had nothing to lose. I was always so afraid to fail in making music or making a living out of it, that I did not wanted to admit to it. But know I just thought, why not. Music is making me the happiest person I have ever been. Writing songs are making me deal with my emotions. And singing gives me energy that I never feel elsewhere.

The collaboration with Catching Colours

It is a whole new world, the music industry. Slowly but surely I am starting to figure it out more and more. I made an intro for me as an artist. I ended the intro with: ‘Let me take you on my journey’. That is what I am going to do. Taking my listeners with me on my journey. So they can grow with me in the music that I make and the artist that I am and want to become.


Read the other articles

Learn more about achieving goals and applying your talents by reading the latest articles every week from young entrepreneurs who share their talents and future plans with us

Send us your story!​​

Tell us who you are, what your qualities are and your plans for the future. 

But also what makes you unique if you compare yourself with others

At last send us a picture from you with a Catching Colours product. 

Send your article to info@catchingcolours.nl