British Singer and Actress
Popular name Nicola Roberts
Birth Name Nicola Maria Roberts
Birth date October 5, 1985
Birth place Stanford, England
Genres Pop, R&B
Occupations Singer, Actress and Presenter
Nicola Maria Roberts is an English singer, dancer and actress, most famous for being a member of UK pop group Girls Aloud. Nicola appeared as a guest-judge on Britain's Next Top Model, Cycle 6.
Roberts started her career singing with a girl group at her local discotheque with a local DJ. The group performed under the name 'The 5 Musketers', which was later reported to have been a name suggestion in the early stages of 'Girls Aloud's development. She also attended Olwen Grounds school of Dance, where she sang solos to small audiences in the Queens Hall in Widnes, Cheshire. Roberts dated her childhood boyfriend Carl Egerton until their split in 2006.