Nicole Scherzinger

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Nicole Scherzinger

Scherzinger attending will.i.am's album wrap party in Hollywood, August 2012.
Born Nicole Prescovia Elikolani Valiente
June 29, 1978 (1978-06-29) (age 35)
Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.
Residence Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation
Years active 1999–present
Home town Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.
Net worth US$10 million[1]
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Partner
Nicole Scherzinger

Scherzinger attending will.i.am's album wrap party in Hollywood, August 2012.
Background information
Birth name Nicole Prescovia Elikolani Valiente
Born June 29, 1978 (1978-06-29) (age 35)
Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.
Genres dance-pop, R&B, synthpop
Occupations singer-songwriter, dancer, model
Instruments
  • Piano
  • vocals
Years active 1999-present
Labels
Associated acts
Website

Nicole Elikolani Valiente Prescovia Scherzinger (born June 29, 1978) is an American singer-songriter, television personality, and philanthrophist. She was one of the group members in Edens Crush after winning a spot from the reality show Popstars. Scherzinger was later a member of the Pussycat Dolls. On November 16, 2007, Scherzinger released her first solo album, Killer Love. She was a judge on The Sing-Off in 2009 and 2010. She was a judge on The X Factor in the US in 2011. She has been a judge on The X Factor in the UK since 2012.

will.i.am is the executive producer of her second album.

Early life[change | edit source]

Her father is of Filipino ancestry. Her mother is of Hawaiian and Russian ancestry. Her Catholic parents separated when she was a baby. At age six, she moved to Louisville, Kentucky. She took her German American stepfather's surname when he adopted her.

Discography[change | edit source]

Scherzinger on stage with the Pussycat Dolls

Solo singles[change | edit source]

Year Title Chart positions Album
U.S. UK CAN AUS GER IRE AUT SWI SWE
2007 "Whatever U Like" (featuring T.I.) 104 57 Her Name Is Nicole [shelved]
"Baby Love" (featuring will.i.am) 108 14 58 5 15 21 14 51
"Supervillain" (feat. Mad Scientist)
"Puakenikeni" (featuring Brick & Lace)

As featured performer[change | edit source]

Year Title Main artist Chart positions Album
U.S. UK CAN AUS GER IRE AUT SWI SWE
2006 "Lie About Us" Avant 76 Director
"You Are My Miracle" Vittorio Vittorio
"Come to Me" Diddy 9 4 11 6 3 8 3 44 Press Play
2007 "Scream" Timbaland (also featuring Keri Hilson) 122 12 41 20 9 10 18 45 8 Shock Value
2009 "Jai Ho! (You Are My Destiny)" A.R.Rahman & Pussycat Dolls 15 3 4 1 29 1 18 7 40 Doll Domination
"Hotel Room Service" (Official Remix) Pitbull 8 9 7 15 22 6 22 11 14 Rebelution

Album appearances[change | edit source]

Year Song Artist Album
2001 "I Saw You" F.O.B. Love's a Woman's Game
"I'm Getting There"
2003 "I'll Be Your Love" (English Version) Violet UK Exposition of Global Harmony
2004 "Breakfast in Bed" Various Artists 50 First Dates Official Soundtrack, appeared on one track as 'Nicole Kea'
2005 "If U Can't Dance (Slide)" Will Smith Lost & Found
"Supa Hypnotic" Shaggy Clothes Drop
"Don't Ask Her That"
2007 "Scream" Timbaland Shock Value (album)
"Papi Lover" Daddy Yankee El Cartel: The Big Boss
"Fire" 50 Cent Curtis
2009 "Until U Love U" Pussycat Dolls Doll Domination Deluxe Edition
2010 TBA Slash Slash & Friends

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