Nico Ross is a L.A. based 32 times Platinum and Gold record Contemporary Artist and Songwriter from Hungary.
’’I am of fan of Nico’s and I am very proud of the new sound he has achieved. It was nice to discover a brand new artist, a kindred musical soul in our world via my my performance on his newest recording”.
Kirk Whalum – Grammy award winning Saxophonist/ Recording artist
Nikolas Takacs aka Nico Ross was born on June 26. 1986. in Galanta, Czechoslovakia.He is coming from a dynasty of legendary musicians.
In 2010 Nico participated in the Hungarian version of the worldwide known TV talent show X-Factor, where he gained national and international reputation in Eastern Europe.
After finishing runner up his first album "Az első X" (The First X) was released, which led the Hungarian MAHASZ Top 40 chart for 6 consecutive weeks and reached triple platinum status.
Nico and Portugal's most successful female songstress Aurea covered the famous soul classic "Where Is the Love" recorded by Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway in 1972.
Nico represented Hungary in the 47th "Top of the Top Festival" in Sopot, Poland. This monumental event is the second biggest contest in Europe after the historical European Song Contest.
Nico in 2014 he was honored by The Coca-Cola Company to be the performer of their annual Christmas campaign song.
Short before Christmas the long awaited studio album "Be True and Love" has hit the stores and was sold out in a few couple of days. Nico has worked together with a number of Hungary's best musicians and producers as well as American bass player and GVR Records founder Larry Kimpel as well as Grammy Award winner American smooth jazz saxophonist and songwriter Kirk Whalum.