Name: Louise Gains

Born/age: 26

Hometown: Basingstoke UK



3 ‘A’ Levels. I went to college for a 2 year course and received a diploma to go on to be a professional Hair Stylist.

Current job: Show Room Manager/Performer

Singing/acting, Gym, Designing, Dancing, Reading, Travelling, Acting and Musical Theater.

Favourite sport:
Running, Olympics

Favourite book:
Olivia’s Bliss by Debra Wright

Favourite music:
Soul, RnB, Jazz, Pop, House, anything with a good banging beat!!

Favourite musicians/artists:
Alicia Keyes, Christina, Lauren Hill, Mary J. Blige, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, John Legend, Jessie J., Sam Baileyand Andre Rieu

Favourite films:
Godfather, Shawshank Redemption, Green Mile, The Matrix, Goonies, Big, Castaway, Time and the Da Vinci Code.

Favourite holiday/trip:
New York, Portugal, China, Sabah:Malaysia,

How do the TV and Radio Stations support you in U.K?
Many of the stations are playing my music. I have had no TV work as yet.

What made you become a singer/performer?
I was born this way!!

What styles of music are you into?
As Above (favorite Music)

Do you write your own stuff – and if so, how? What inspires you?

I don’t write per say, but I dabble!

What do you think about Eurovision?
It is fun and a very good showcase for European and International talent.

What are your biggest ambitions in music?
For people to appreciate and love my music world wide.

What is a typical day for you?

Wake up about 7am, have a light breakfast and go to the gym. Then go to work. Back to my home and spend an hour doing vocal exercises. After which I cook a meal and work on the songs that I have to record.

What are the most exciting things that have happened, and which were the most exciting places you have been to as a singer?
Singing in 2 Musicals in the West End of London.

Is being from an island an obstacle for you?
Do you have a message to Music News Malta followers?
Never give up on your dreams, work hard and you’ll there!! I hope you enjoy my music.

Interviewed by Joseph Portelli – Music News Malta Editor.

On 9th February 2014.

Goodluck !!