Neeka (Ilse Goovaerts) is a Belgian singer-songwriter. She started her music career in music school, when she was eight. Her first album was released in 1999, when she was 28. Before that she played church organ, bought a guitar, took singing lessons and founded a cover band, which played songs from the Indigo Girls, 10.000 Maniacs and Suzanne Vega. She made her first album together with Roland Van Campenhout, Lange Polle (Wolf Banes, Triggerfinger) and Bart De Nolf (a jazz bassist). For this album she recorded a cover of Tom Robinson's 'Listen to the radio'.