Cathy Battistessa

Real Name:
Cathy Battistessa
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Cathy Battistessa, one of the original artists and vocalists to emerge from the Balearic dance movement.
Cathy is recognised internationally as ‘The Voice of Café del Mar’. She is both author and performer of the most revered and authentic Chilled & Dance classics to have graced the entire compilation series, ‘More Than Ever People’ (levitation), ‘Oh Home’ (Paco Fernandez), ‘Shine’ & ‘Speck Of Gold’ (Afterlife), ‘Starlight’ (Chris Coco) and ‘Riva’ (SlowPulse) and Black Water (Grant Nelson).
In 2000 Cathy co-wrote ‘A Little Bit Of Luck’ with DJ Luck & MC Neat, propelling her into the mainstream Pop Charts and securing her first Top 10 UK hit! Since then, her distinctive
and exquisite vocals have blessed innumerable quality productions featured on the most seminal compilation albums such as: Café Del Mar, Defected, Hed Kandi, Café Mambo, Hotel Costes, Ministry of Sound, Manifesto, Peppermint Jam, React, Sunday Best, Blue Bar, Buddha Bar.
Cathy regularly performs worldwide mostly for exclusive VIP events and has collaborated with a diverse choice of progressive artists, writers, musicians & producers including; Valgier Siggurson (Bjork), Rob da Bank (BBC Radio / Bestival / Sunday Best), Jose Padilla (CDM), Paco Fernandez (Ibiza), DJ Luck & MC Neat, Knee Deep (LoveBirds), Chris Coco (BBC Radio), Levitation (More Than ever People), Kirk De Giorgio, 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) and Blank & Jones / Miguel Migs (Salted).
Cathy has lived in Ibiza as a fine artist also, creating the poster art for the famous 'Privilege Club' and exhibiting her paintings and sculpture all over the world including The Northcote Gallery on The Kings Road, London.

In 2009 Cathy received and acknowledgement and a great honour, a personal invitation to perform for H.H Dalai Lama for his birthday celebration in the COBO Arena in Frankfurt.

“Vocals that can lift you into heavenly submission!” DJ Magazine

“A unique artist with a powerful spirit and distinctive vocal style” Acid Jazz
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Singles & EPs

UNIT5 005 Alpha Omega (3) Feat. Cathy Battistessa Alpha Omega (3) Feat. Cathy Battistessa - We're Gonna Make It(12", S/Sided, TP, W/Lbl) Unit Five Records UNIT5 005 UK 1999 Sell This Version
UNIT5011 Cathy Battistessa - Rhythm Takes Control album art Alpha Omega (3) Feat. Cathy Battistessa Alpha Omega (3) Feat. Cathy Battistessa - Rhythm Takes Control(12", TP, W/Lbl) Unit Five Records UNIT5011 UK 2001 Sell This Version
Cathy Battistessa - Let It Go album art Afterlife Featuring Cathy Battistessa Afterlife Featuring Cathy Battistessa - Let It Go (Single) Defected UK 2008 Sell This Version
Cathy Battistessa - All About Love album art Kneedeep* Feat. Cathy Batistessa* Kneedeep* Feat. Cathy Batistessa* - All About Love Kneedeep Recordings Germany 2009 Sell This Version
Cathy Battistessa - Black Water album art Grant Nelson Feat. Cathy Battistessa Grant Nelson Feat. Cathy Battistessa - Black Water Swing City Records UK 2010 Sell This Version
SC 0122 Cathy Battistessa - Miracle Man album art Blank & Jones with Cathy Battistessa Blank & Jones with Cathy Battistessa - Miracle Man(5xFile, MP3, Single, 320) Soundcolours SC 0122 Germany 2010
Cathy Battistessa - Happiness album art Blank & Jones With Cathy Battistessa Blank & Jones With Cathy Battistessa - Happiness (Single) Soundcolours UK 2012
DIGIPENG059 Cathy Battistessa - Une Nouvelle Humanite album art Cathy Battistessa Une Nouvelle Humanite(3xFile, MP3, Single, 320) Peng DIGIPENG059 UK 2012
BOY 005-X01 Cathy Battistessa - More Than Ever People 2015 album art Levitation Feat. Cathy Battistessa Levitation Feat. Cathy Battistessa - More Than Ever People 2015(5xFile, MP3, 320) Boy's Deep BOY 005-X01 US 2015

Miscellaneous

MISO 016 Cathy Battistessa - I Am The Sun album art Charles Webster & Cathy Battistessa Charles Webster & Cathy Battistessa - I Am The Sun(6xFile, MP3, 320) Miso MISO 016 UK 2011
BATTI2 Cathy Battistessa - King (Remixes) album art Cathy Battistessa King (Remixes)(4xFile, MP3, 320) Battistessa BATTI2 UK 2018
none Cathy Battistessa - King album art Cathy Battistessa King(File, AAC, 256) Not On Label none Australia 2018