Frequent question: Did Nikki Webster sing live at the Olympics?

Tiny star Nikki Webster sings at the opening ceremony for the 2000 Sydney Summer Olympics.

Did Nikki Webster sing at the Olympics?

Nicole Marie Webster (born 30 April 1987) is an Australian singer. She is best known for her starring role in the 2000 Sydney Summer Olympics opening ceremony and her hit single “Strawberry Kisses”.

Nikki Webster
Occupation(s) Singer, actress, dancer
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1999–present

How did Nikki Webster get famous?

Nikki Webster was born on April 30, 1987. She first came to international attention when she starred as the `Hero Girl’ of the Sydney 2000 Olympics Opening Ceremony. … At just 13, Nikki signed her recording contract with Gotham/BMG Australia. Between 2001 and 2004, she released 8 singles and 4 albums.

Who sang at the 2000 Olympic Games?


No. Title Performer
1. “The Flame” Tina Arena, Sydney Children’s Choir & the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
2. “Dare to Dream” John Farnham & Olivia Newton-John
3. “Heroes Live Forever” Vanessa Amorosi
4. “Under Southern Skies” Nikki Webster & Sing 2001 Choir

What did Nikki Webster sing at the Olympics?

Nikki Webster – Under the Southern Skies | Music Mondays. From the Opening Ceremony of the Sydney 2000 Summer Games.

Which country won the 2000 Olympics?

The United States won the most medals overall with 93, as well as the most gold (37) medals. Host nation Australia finished the Games with 58 medals overall (16 gold, 25 silver, and 17 bronze).

Medal table.

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Nation China (CHN)
Gold 28
Silver 16
Bronze 14
Total 58

What sport did Australia add in 2000 Olympics?

Triathlon and taekwondo were two new additions to the Olympic programme. Susanthika Jayasinghe became the first Sri Lankan woman to win a medal, claiming bronze in the 200m, whilst Birgit Fischer earned two gold medals in kayaking to become the first woman in any sport to win medals 20 years apart.

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