- Singer / Songwriter
Nikkole is a Billboard chart-topping singer/songwriter. She is a featured artist and co-writer on the song "You Keep Lifting Me Higher" from Norman Brown's album Stay With Me, which reached #1 on the Billboard Heatseeker Albums, Jazz Albums charts. Nikkole has recorded five full-length studio albums; Appearances, A Girl Like Me, Creolepatra, Hallucinations and her brand new album “Vulnerable". Her first two singles, from “Hallucinations”, "Gonna Get it Right" and "Zero", set fire to the Billboard charts, peaking at #20 and #7 respectively. Nikkole’s latest album “Vulnerable” has hit the ground running. It ran up the UK Soul Chart and landed at #2; it has yielded 2 top 10 hits so far. The first single “All Mine” reached #9 on the UK Soul Chart. While the 2nd single “We Can Make It If We Try” is still moving up the US Indie R&B Chart and is currently at the #4 position.
With all of these accomplishments, Nikkole is also a voting member of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (The Grammys). Her music has been featured in film, television, commercials and soundtracks. Nikkole has toured with and/or shared the stage with many artists such as Babyface, Boyz II Men, Macy Gray and countless others. Magazine spreads and articles about Nikkole have appeared in many top publications like Cosmo, where she was chosen as one of America's Top 10 Fearless Female Rockstars! Her fans, the "Nikkolediers", and critics alike know that, not only has this singer mastered the art of brilliant songwriting, dynamic and powerful live singing with a charismatic stage presence, but she has mastered making concert goers feel like they are watching her do what she was born to do – PERFORM! Nikkole is extraordinarily vibrant and universal. Jen Swartz at MTV raves, "…from the moment I heard Nikkole's music, I loved it."
“I've recorded using a lot of different headphones, and none of them come close to the Samson SR950s.”