<!-- only free-content images are allowed for depicting living people. Non-free and "fair use" images, e.g. promo photos, CD/DVD covers, posters, screen captures, etc., will be deleted - see -->Nancy Martinez
(born August 26, 1960 in Montreal
) is an international dance-pop music artist
who is primarily known for her 1986 hits "For Tonight" and "Move Out".
In 1982, she released two Hi-NRG
tracks, "I'm Gonna Get Your Love" (credited as Jade) and "Can't Believe" (credited as Nancy Martin).
In 1986, she released two freestyle
hits, "For Tonight" which went to number two for two weeks on the dance charts and "Move Out", both from the album Not Just The Girl Next Door
. The songs are still in rotation at many dance music radio stations throughout Canada. In 1993 Nancy released a French album on Isba Music entitled Pourquoi Tu Pars?
featuring the title track, a cover of Italian singer songwriter Marco Masini's "Perche lo fai?" As well as "La Maitresse de tes reves" whose video received much airplay on Musique Plus (Much Music's sister station in Quebec). In 2006, Martinez collaborated with MC Mario on the song "Not Guilty".
- Not Just The Girl Next Door 1986
- Unpredictable 1989
- Bird's in the House 1998
- Downtown 2004
- "I'm Gonna Get Your Love"
- "Can't Believe"