Scherzinger began performing in Louisville at the Youth Performing Arts School and with the Actors Theatre of Louisville.
While at college, she got roles in musicals Chicago, Guys and Dolls and Show Boat.
The Pussycat Dolls were founded in 1995 as a burlesque troupe, but in 2003 they have transferred into the music franchise. That is when Schenrzinger joined in!
Two years later in 2005 the group will release their first album PCD. The Pussycat Dolls released a second album in 2008, called Doll Domination.
On the turn of the century, Nicole started her acting career, having small roles in TV series, before her big screen debut in 2003's Chasing Papi. Her latest silver screen appearance was in Moana (2016), where she lent her voice to character Sina.
Nicole competed in Dancing with the Stars in 2010, and was winner of the 10th season, alongside her partner Derek Hough.
She released her first solo studio album in 2011 called Killer Love. And in 2014 Nicole released her second and last album Big Fat Lie.