Career: Nicole joined the Pussycat Dolls burlesque troupe in May 2003, just as they were being re-cast as recording artists. They released two hit albums, PCD and Doll Domination, and after leaving the group in 2010, she released her debut solo album in March 2011. In May 2010 she won Dancing with the Stars season ten, and later that year she also appeared as a guest judge in the UK’s The X Factor.
Relationships: Nicole dated 311 singer Nick Hexum for three years, and also had a brief relationship with reality TV star Talan Torriero. She has been dating Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamilton since 2007.
FYI: In 2001 she competed in the reality TV talent show Popstars and earned a place in the girl group Eden’s Crush. After some chart success they disbanded in 2007.