Nick Deutsch

Artist bio

Nick Deutsch (born December 8th, 1986) is a New York based Singer/Songwriter originally from Wilmette, Illinois. His musician mother prompted his early interest in music, helping to instill a deep love for Classical and Jazz Piano. Nick started singing at the age of ten where he honed his performance skills at the local Childrens Theatre and began songwriting during his early teens where he performed at local Borders Books Caf and New Trier High Schools Coffee House Series. Jazz arranging and Harmony brought Nick to New York University where he met and became friends with Tina Shafer, CEO of the New York Songwriters Circle (has worked with Avril Lavigne, Taylor Swift, Vanessa Carlton, Gavin Degraw, Norah Jones). Her support and guidance led Nick to booking shows at CBGBs, The Bitter End, Rockwood Music Hall, Caf Vivaldi, Ella Lounge and working with producer Joey Auch. He has shared the stage with established singer-songwriters Ian Axle (Great Big World) and Jillette Johnson as well as recorded with American Idols finalist Marissa Pontecorvo. Songs off Crazy Ride have let to nominations for Best Pop Male Vocal (2013 IMEA Awards), The Great American Song (2013 POP Category) and a featured interview with Pop Vulture Magazine. Nick was also the recipient of a 2011 Philadelphia Songwriter's Project Award, a 2011 New York Songwriter's Circle, a 2014 American Songwriting Award and his lyrics (Crazy Ride) have won nominations and been printed in the nationally published American Songwriter Magazine