Nicole Scherzinger is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, actress, and television personality. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. Her date of birth is June 29, 1978. Her current age is 40 years. She initially performed in high school plays & studied at Wright State University before dropping out to pursue a musical career touring alongside American rock band Days of the New and although Popstars, became part of the short-lived group Eden’s Crush. Scherzinger rose to fame as the lead singer of the Pussycat Dolls and released the albums PCD (2005), and staring in the television film Dirty Dancing (2017).
Scherzinger was born in Honolulu on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, into a Catholic family. Her father’s name is Alfonso Valiente. He is of Filipino descent. Her mother’s name is Rosemary Elikolani. She has Native Hawaiian and Ukrainian ancestry. Scherzinger’s parents separated when she was baby. She was lived in those days with mother. When she was six years old, her maternal family moved to Louisville, Kentucky with her sister Keala and her step father Gary Scherzinger. She took her stepfather’s surname after he adopted her. For her early education she joined Bowen Elementary. For her middle education she attended Mayzeek Middle School. Scherzinger states that growing up her family did not have a lot of money. She gave lot of thanks to her mother for whom struggle & attention she is at this stage of life today. After her early education she joined Wright State University majoring in theatre arts with a dancer minor.
Initially her professional career started from his childhood. When we face any difficulty in our early life, the power of struggle & competition increases. Every successful person has a much interesting stories behind his success. Scherzinger started his professional career from her school life. Singing & art was her passion from her early childhood. She chose her passion for her profession. So she earned much fame in the professional career.
In August 2003, opting for a solo recording contract, Scherzinger traveled to Arista Records office in New York with a demo CD, under her Hawaiian family name, Nicole Kea of her own written material. Her performance was interrupted by a citywide blackout and she was forced to leave.
In April 2010, she teamed up with clothing store C&A to launch her own collection of lingerie, shoes, handbags and jewelry at their stores in Brazil. In May 2010, Scherzinger and her dance partner Derek Hough won the 10th season of Dancing with the Stars.
Her debut studio album, Killer Love was released on March 21, 2011 in the United Kingdom. The album experienced moderate success in certain territories on the UK Albums Chart the album debuted and peaked at number eight and by November it sold 140,000 copies.
In January 2014, Scherzinger signed with Sony Music Entertainment for a reported $4.5 million record deal. The following month, she announced she signed a multi-album deal with RCA Records.
In 1999, Scherzinger was hired by Days of the New band leader Travis Meeks to contribute vacals on their self-titled second studio album and later dropped out of college through the US in support of the album. Meeks claims that after touring, the two grew apart creatively and that despite being an “amazing entertainer” she “just didn’t seem to understand music very well.
Two years later, after her mother’s suggestion Scherzinger quit the band in order to audition on the WB’s television show Popstars. With the aim of chronicle the group’s formation until the recording of their debut album, Warner Bros.
Scherzinger earned initial fame as teen idol alongside her colleagues in the short-lived girl group Eden’s Crush. Scherzinger’s popularity within the gay community increased due to her work with the Pussycat Dolls. One of her songs written by Scherzinger, “I Don’t Need a Man” was dedicated to all of her fans. She explained “Whoever I could inspire, I wanted to inspire them. She earned more fame in her professional career. From her beginning she inspired from her work her fans greatly.
As a professional actor, singer & songwriter she won much awards in her professional career. She won many awards which are “Best Pop Performance by a Duo of Group with Vocals”, Best Choreography, Best Look, Choice Movie Actress, Ultimate Fun Fearless Female, Artist of the year, Outstanding achievements in Music, TV Personality, Ultimate TV Personality, Best Female Artist, Best Live Actress, Best Entertainer of the year, Best Songs, Best World Stage Performance, Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Musical, Choice Selfie Taker, Best TV Judge, Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film.
Professional Career as a TV Personality:
She also has a best career as a TV Personality. She acts as Drama Actress in many TV Dramas & earn much fame in this acting field. She took part in Popstars, My life & Kids, Half & Half, Wanda at Large, The pussycat Dolls Present, Dancing with the Stars, How I Met Your Mother, The X Factor, I Can Do That, Best Time Ever With Neil Petrick Harris, Bring the Noise, Drop the Mic and Australi’s Got Talent.
She also took part in many Movies like, Chasing Papi, Love Don’t Cost a Thing, Men in Black 3, Moana, Dirty Dancing & Ralph Breaks the Internet.
As a professional artist, everyone need more care of his own-self. Some artists make negligence in caring own-self & lose their professional reputation. In order to own care, our food in an important factor which performs a key role in our health care. Scherzinger’s early years in the Pussycat Dolls were marred with difficulties. During her first photo shoot with group, she was required to wear nothing more than a bra, underwear and garters; uncomfortable with her own body she started to suffer from bulimia. She explained in these words:
I had started losting my voice, I couldn’t sing at shows, and I remember my manager finding me passed out on the floor in Malta or in the south of France. I thought, ‘I’m going to lose everything I love if I don’t love myself.
Scherzinger was engaged to Nick Hexum lead singer of 311, whom dated from 2000 to 2004. Scherzinger commenced a high-profile relationship with Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton after they met at the 2007 MTV Europe Music Awards in Munich. Their on and off relationship of seven years was a tabloid fixture in the British press. They separated for the final time in 2015. She began dating Bulgarian tennis player Grigo Dimitrov in 2016.
Scherzinger alongwith numerous artists were featured on the single “ Love Song to the Earth” which was released in September 2015.