Winner of the Houston Press Music Awards, Best Female Vocalist and Best Songwriter, Mills
was also nominated for Best Pop Artist, Best Jazz, and Musician of the Year. She was among
the 2013 Houston Press Rocks off 100 – Houston’s Most Distinguished Artists and a 2012
Houston Arts Alliance for Established Individual Artists Grant Recipient. Mills won a Gold REMI Award for her soundtrack written for the documentary film Collector’s Waltz. Kristine’s songs have been heard on both national and international radio, as well as most major airlines onboard radio broadcasts. She has been recognized for Grammy Nomination consideration for
her CDs in multiple categories. In addition to many appearances at the Metropolitan Room, Duplex and Zinc Bar in New York.
Kristine has played sold-out shows in theaters and performing arts centers as guest vocalist
with the Duke Ellington Orchestra and headliner for the Brazilian International Jazz Festival in
Sao Paolo, Recife, Rio, and Belo Horizonte, Brazil. She performed at esteemed venues, Snug
Harbor in New Orleans, Cezanne’s and The House of Blues in Houston, and was Artist-In-
Residence at Hotel ZaZa Houston. Mills is a regular performer at the Hotel Granduca Houston,
and other top venues. She is a first-call performer for corporate events, private events, charity
events and galas.
A versatile artist, Kristine performs Jazz, Bossa Nova, Blues, Pop and original tunes. She sings in English, Spanish and Portuguese with the occasional French song for good measure.