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WEB: www.nikkioneillband.com

Written by Nikki O'Neill, Rich Lackowski, Joshua “Cartier” Cutsinger, and Lowell “Sly” Fillmore Dunbar and Robbie Shakespeare (aka Sly & Robbie)



Written by Nikki O’Neill

I touch the sky
I’m so alive
I can walk on water
Or take a dive

I fear no evil
Wake or sleep
‘Cause when I let you light my path
All I feel is peace

Love is you
That’s for sure
I can’t imagine
Life before
Knowing you
Getting together
Oh, it takes my life
To higher levels

Well, it’s not like
I’m in denial
Some days it takes so much
Just to make me smile

It takes one thought
To hit the depths of despair
But it takes one thought, just one thought
To get out of there, yeah

Love is you (love is you)
That’s for sure (oooh)
I can’t imagine
Life before
Knowing you (knowing you)
Getting together
Oh, it takes my life
To higher levels


from The Nikki O'Neill Band, released April 10, 2012
C R E D I T S:

Nikki O’Neill – Lead vocals, lead and rhythm guitars
Rich Lackowski – Drums, percussion, vocals
Joshua “Cartier” Cutsinger – Bass, rhythm guitars, piano, vocals
Ed Lyon – Hammond organ, clavinet, rhodes
Ruby Friedman – vocals
Laurel Geare – vocals
Halina Janusz – vocals
Nikki Perry – vocals
Ladwan Sherman – vocals
Elissa Sydnie Rosen – vocals

Written by Nikki O’Neill, Rich Lackowski, Joshua “Cartier” Cutsinger, Lowell “Sly” Fillmore Dunbar, and Robbie Shakespeare

Snowflower Music (ASCAP), Beaten Path Studios (ASCAP), Up in the Hayloft (ASCAP), IXAT (ASCAP)

Produced, engineered and mixed by Joshua “Cartier” Cutsinger at Hayloft Studios, Los Angeles, CA
www.hayloftstudios.com, cartier@hayloftstudios.com

Basic tracks recorded at Westbeach Recorders, Los Angeles, CA

Photography by Laurel Geare. www.laurelgearephotography.com

Cover artwork by Rich Lackowski and Nikki O’Neill

(C)2010 The Nikki O’Neill Band. (P)2010 Snowflower Music. All rights reserved. Unauthorized duplication is a violation of applicable laws.



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The Nikki O'Neill Band Los Angeles, California

The Nikki O’Neill Band is a soul-influenced rock band from Los Angeles featuring Nikki O’Neill (lead vocals, lead/rhythm guitar) and Rich Lackowski (drums/percussion, backing vocals.)

The band fuses rock with r&b, soul, funk, reggae, and occasionally blues.

They released their self-titled EP in April, 2012. It features "Higher Levels" co-written with Sly & Robbie.
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