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Nicole Prescovia Elikolani Valiente Scherzinger (born June 29, 1978) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and occasional actress who is best known as the lead singer of the Pussycat Dolls.
Previously, Nicole Scherzinger was a backing vocalist for the late-1990s rock group Days of the New, then she was part of reality TV girl group Edenís Crush. After the disbandment of the group she joined the Pussycat Dolls and became the lead vocalist during the transition to a popular music group. So far, the Pussycat Dolls have released two albums, PCD and Doll Domination, with two supporting tours. More recently, in early 2010, Nicole Scherzinger became the winner of the tenth season of Dancing with the Stars.
Nicole Scherzinger was born on June 29, 1978 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Her father, Alfonso Valiente, is of Filipino descent, and her mother, Rosemary, is of Hawaiian, Ukrainian, and Russian descent. In an interview, Scherzinger said: "Iím Filipino-Russian-Hawaiian, but people think Iím from Pakistan". Her mother Rosemary was eighteen at the time of Scherzingerís birth and lived in an inner city neighborhood. Nicoleís parents separated when she was still a baby. Her maternal family moved to Louisville, Kentucky when she was six years old, with her sister Keíala and her German American stepfather Gary Scherzinger.
In 2001, Nicole competed in the premiere season of The WBís television show Popstars, on which she earned a spot in the all-girl pop group Edenís Crush. She became one of the main vocalists for the Pussycat Dolls. Their 2001 US single "Get Over Yourself (Goodbye)" peaked at number one in sales and hit the top ten on Billboard Hot 100. They toured in support of both *NSync and Jessica Simpson. Later however, their record company, London-Sire Records, folded and the group eventually disbanded.
She dated actor Talan Torriero from 2005 to 2007. For the last few years she has been dating Formula One 2008 world champion racing driver Lewis Hamilton.