Las Vegas, United States
Kathleen "Kristy Love" Brooks heals the body, mind and soul with her music. Known as an entertainer extraordinaire, she has performed as a solo vocal artist, actress, and dancer; and with a group. Her special gifts and talents are displayed through her vocal and acting performances in which she brings the gift of love and touches the souls of her audience. She has graced the stages worldwide across the United States to Hong Kong, Singapore, Haiti, Bahamas, Hawaii and more. Her latest album “Songs for Love and Peace” including the single “All Over The World” displays her unique sound and will create a new excitement in the mainstream dance music industry.
Kristy Love has established herself as one of the worlds true “Divas”. She is a former RCA recording artist, and she has released several groundbreaking independent albums including: For Lovers Only, Kristy’s Classics Vol. 1, and a children’s album titled With a Child’s Heart. Her CD “Giving You Love” received rave reviews overseas in Britain and the United Kingdom. She performs her solo act with tributes to the original "Divas" including: Roberta Flack, the Motown Divas, Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, Whitney Houston, Yolanda Adams and more. She creates a variety of moods and tempos from mainstream dance, standards, and jazz to contemporary R&B and music from the 50’s.
During her career on stage she has starred in the "Jimi Hendrix Story" on Broadway and has been casted in several major motion pictures including: Lean On Me, Cotton Club, Malcolm X, Crooklyn, Fly By Night, Coming To America, Nightfall in Manhattan, and Ransom.
From 1998 – 2006, Kristy Love performed as a member of "The Platters" at the Sahara Hotel in Las Vegas. She first joined the original company under manager Buck Ram, who was responsible for casting the group’s members.
In addition to her extensive performance history, Kristy Love has a Doctorate in Music and Theatre and three Masters Degrees. As a producer she has successfully written, and directed three musicals and starred in her own cable TV show "Kristy's Positive Images"; broadcasted in New York and Las Vegas. As an educator, she shares her heart and knowledge by being a part-time instructor at the Art Institute of Las Vegas and the College of Southern Nevada (CSN).
Using her extensive background in drama, music, and humor to inspire, entertain, and educate. Kristy Love travels Internationally as a performer and motivational speaker inspiring positive mental attitudes, leadership skills, better relationships through communication, and a strong passion for the arts.
Kristy Love is now available for solo performances with her band for special occasions, conventions, corporate dates and major venues.