“I always knew that I wanted to sing, and couldn’t picture doing anything else in my lifetime with this desire” –Nyk.
Passion, Determination, Personable, and Sex Appeal are a few words to describe Nyk Von Cole, an American R&B, Pop singer from Houston, TX.
Nyk Von Cole was born in New York as an army baby with her father in the military, but grew up on the southwest side of Houston TX after her mother and father divorced. Woman empowerment became an important message that Nyk Von Cole wanted to express. “Watching my mother work so hard alone for me and my sister, showed me just how strong a woman truly is. I want embody that strength in my presence and my songs," explains Nyk.
Starting in the church choir, Nyk began singing at the age of three. While attending Alief Elisk High School, she simutaneously juggled the school's dance team and the churches chior. By the fith grade, she began discovering her passion for writing songs and poems, in addition to her singing capability. Everybody around the powerful young voice couldn't help but notice the progress of her deveopment overtime. While perfecting her craft, Nikki continued growing into her passion and career through her studies at Clark Atlanta University majoring in mass communications and also Texas Southern University concentrating on the entertainment industry. Through chior rehearsals, dance practices, talent show performances and her college education, the young singer, song writer, recording artist and entertainer became well seasoned and business savy.
Moving forward, Nyk went from participating in local talent shows to exceling even further on to being in the top 100 contestants on the popular, FOX 26, national show, X-Factor. Although Nyk didn't get the "W" on the show, she remained in an attitude of gratitude, "I did however gain exposure from an average of 12 million viewers watching from around the world," Nikki expounded.
Today Nyk is working harder than ever in the studio with an extraordianry production team, The Androids, to complete her first solo project which can be expecting to be in stores in the 4th quarter. It wouldn't be wise to sleep on the new R&B Phenom on the rise. With the brains, beauty, talent and swag, you can definately expect to see Nyk Von Cole around for the long run.