In 2001, Scherzinger entered as a contestant on the first season of the WB television show Popstars, where she won the role of lead singer in the resulting all-girl pop group Eden's Crush.The group's first single, "Get Over Yourself," did well on radio and broke into the Billboard Hot 100s Top Ten, but when their label folded soon after, Eden's Crush shortly followed suit. burlesque act the Pussycat Dolls were being recast into more of a commercial pop/R&B group, and Scherzinger joined on as their lead singer in 2003.After both these singles were unsuccessful in North America ("Baby Love" charted well in Europe and Brazil however), a poll was placed on Scherzinger's website, asking fans to vote for the third single.She then joined the Pussycat Dolls when they were a burlesque troupe before taking the role of lead singer when the group became a recording group.So far, the Pussycat Dolls have released two successful albums, PCD and Doll Domination, with two supporting tours. Her biological father, Alfonso Valiente is Filipino, and her mother, Rosemary, is of Hawaiian and Russian descent.In an interview Scherzinger said "Im Filipino-Russian-Hawaiian, but people think Im from Pakistan." Scherzinger (who is of Hawaiian, Russian, and Filipino descent) went to a performing arts high school and, following graduation, enrolled at Wright State University in Dayton, OH.
Her first solo single, Whatever U Like featuring rapper T. The song was unsuccessful commercially and with critics, and it was soon announced that Baby Love would replace "Whatever U Like" as the "lead single" from the album.Media reports commented on the fact that both Interscope's and Scherzinger's official websites started in September 2007 to refer to "Baby Love" as her first single.Date of birth : 1978-06-29 Date of death : - Birthplace : Honolulu, Hawaii, U. Nationality : American Category : Arts and Entertainment Last modified : 2011-02-23 Credited as : Pop singer-songwriter, lead singer of Pussycat Dolls, Enrique Iglesias Heartbeat is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and occasional actress who is best known as the lead singer of the Pussycat Dolls.Previously, Scherzinger was part of reality TV girlgroup Eden's Crush and despite minor chart successes she left due to being unhappy.Scherzinger pushed forward and contributed a track ("Breakfast in Bed") to the soundtrack for the Adam Sandler/Drew Barrymore flick 50 First Dates under the name Nicole Kea. In fact, Scherzinger wound up singing basically all of the vocals on the group's 2005 debut, PCD, along with being the only Doll to have a few songwriting credits on the album.
As the Pussycat Dolls' record went on to sell millions of copies, Scherzinger collaborated on various songs outside of the group with artists like P. As the Pussycat Dolls continued to support their debut on the road, Scherzinger readied the release of her first solo album, Her Name Is Nicole..., scheduled for release in late summer 2007.