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Nicole Scherzinger Biography

Birth Name:
Nicole Elikolani Prescovia Valiente
Birth Place:
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Singer, songwriter, reality show contestant, actor

Fast Facts

  • Appeared on the 2001 WB reality series Popstars and was selected to be in the all-girl group Eden's Crush
  • Made TV acting debut in September 2002 on ABC's My Wife and Kids
  • Joined the Pussycat Dolls in 2003 and became the band's lead singer
  • For a short time in her career, she went by the name Nicole Kea and was credited as such on the movie soundtrack for 50 First Dates
  • Recorded the solo LP Her Name Is Nicole, which was released overseas in 2007
  • Won season 10 of Dancing With the Stars with partner Derek Hough