Winner of the Dream Wall Challenge: Hamlin Upper Grade Center!

Congratulations to the middle school students of Hamlin Upper Grade Center in Alsip, Illinois!  They were the winners of this month’s Dream Wall Challenge!  Hamlin students created an amazing all-school dream wall with all of their goals, hopes, and dreams for the future in which all of the students participated.  The winner of the challenge won […]

School Dream Wall Challenge!!!

Okay….so I’m noticing a lot of rivalry going on between the schools on my facebook page. Maybe it’s because I visited two rival schools in Chicago in 2 days, who knows ;) But either way I thought we could turn this competition into something POSITIVE! I am challenging all students that I have visited through my […]

Katie Quick to sing for child cancer patients at New York concert

NASHVILLE — Rising music star Katie Quick has a message in her songs.  The talented and gregarious singer/songwriter will bring her country-flavored pop sound to the Community Activity Center in Sherrill on Oct. 18 in a special benefit concert for the Silver City-based KEYS Program, performing up-tempo, infectious music from her two CDs offering plenty […]

Become a FINGERTIPS Sponsor for an Inner-City School!

When I started the Fingertips School Program, one of my goals was to provide each student who attends an assembly with a copy of my album.  I’d like to start this initiative for students in the lower income schools and eventually work my way up to providing a cd to every student who attends one […]

KQ on ABC (super early) Morning Show!

Last week I had the wonderful opportunity to perform live on ABC Morning News in Chicago. I arrived at the studio before the sun came up around 5:00AM. State Street was peaceful at that time….very different without the thousands of people bustling about on your typical Thursday. I was hoping the early morning arrival meant […]

Katie Quick Launches the FINGERTIPS School Program

Katie Quick has combined her three of her biggest passions (music, motivation, and education) into one amazing student experience called FINGERTIPS.  This unique school program is named after a song from her debut album that she wrote for her first class of 6th grade students, encouraging them to follow their dreams: “You’ve got the sun and you’ve got the moon at […] (AMAZING) Review: KQ + TSwift = talented cousins??!

If Taylor Swift had a talented cousin, she could definitely be named Katie Quick. The artist’s new album “Valley Between Love” could easily find crossover success, such as the kind enjoyed by the female vocalists of Lady Antebellum and The Band Perry. Indeed, “quick” might soon prove to be the operative word as she could […]

MUSIC ROW calls debut single, “Sweet as Candy”

  The NASHVILLE music industry is finally taking notice! Check out the great review in Music Row Magazine (the #1 publication the Nashville Music Industry) for  for my single, “Best In Me.”  The review was given by Robert K. Oermann who is a legendary country music critic!! A big thank you to Robert and Music Row for giving a […]

My National Anthem/Celebrity Experience

It was Country Music Night at US Cellular Field in Chicago and the White Sox were about to take on the Detroit Tigers.  I was so excited to be the featured country artist singing on-field. I never thought anything could beat my first experience of singing the anthem at my favorite professional sports stadium, but this particular […]

5-Stars for Valley Between Love!!!

Maverick Magazine, July 2011 Issue Katie Quick: VALLEY BETWEEN LOVE 5 stars Soaring vocals and a voice that excels with this stature of song… she’s really gone and done it again!! Opening with On My Own, this powerful voice of country-pop, has really done it again. Her wonderful vocals and lyrical enchantment has you wrapped […]