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Britt Lightning
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  • Britt Lightning

    Instrument
    Electric Guitar
    Genre
    Rock
    Strings
    GBL, GBCL Guitar Boomers

    Britt “Lightning” Denaro currently plays guitar in Vixen, the only all-female hard rock band from the ‘80’s to sell over one million albums, have six number one videos on MTV and four songs in Billboard’s Top 100.

    From 2015 to 2016 Britt played guitar for Rachel Platten, performing at festivals and on national TV shows promoting the single "Fight Song", which charted at #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Britt performed on shows such as Good Morning America, the Today Show, Live with Kelly and Michael, VH1, the Teen Choice Awards, Nickelodeon, and performed on the 2016 finale of America’s Got Talent which took place at NYC’s Radio City Music Hall. Britt also performed on Live with Kelly and Michael with Jason Derulo to promote his new album “Tattoos”.

    From 2012-2015 Britt performed for 18-time Grammy Award winning artist Alejandro Sanz in his stadium-level world tour. Britt is featured in Sanz’s "La Musica No Se Toca – En Vivo" CD/DVD. Britt joined Sanz at the 2013 Latin Grammy Awards in Las Vegas performing the single “No Me Compares”, and performed with the band at prestigious festivals, venues and international TV specials.

    In 2011 Britt was in the New York-based rock musical Chix6 as the character and guitar player “Lick”, which ran at the Queens Theater. Britt started out playing guitar in Jaded, her all female hard rock band based out of Boston.

    Labeled the “Closer” by Lady Gaga, Britt has followed her dreams by striving to grow and evolve as a musician and simultaneously earned a degree in Music Business from Northeastern University graduating Summa Cum Laude and continued her education at Berklee School of Music. Britt currently resides in Los Angeles. Her hobbies include painting, riding horses, classic cars, skiing and target shooting.