Growing up singing in church helped Nicole Lawson to learn how to be authentic in front of people and really listen to the room and communicate with a crowd through music. As an army brat, she spent the majority of her youth and young adult years contributing the various communities she lived in by providing inspirational, volunteer service in the form of live and recorded music, music theatre and the likes. She learned that the biggest offering she had to contribute to humanity was to provide an experience that left them feeling better about themselves and their life. That became her professional pursuit and she has continued to succeed in this endeavor to this day! Nicole Lawson has studied vocal music education and performance at the historical HBCU Langston University and the world renown University of North Texas. She sang background for gospel music legend Fred Hammond and several noteworthy gospel and r&b artists. She has completed one album which is available on iTunes entitled "Be Free." She has spent the last decade performing in the midwest and southern region of USA and working as a commercial and background actor. She was featured in the highly acclaimed and controversial feature film Gosnell: The Trial Of America's Largest Serial Killer starring Michael Beach and Dean Cain. She has recently returned to her home state of New Jersey and can be found performing throughout her state with a local big band or doing her own thing striving to appear in more TV shows. So far she has been seen on Dr. Oz, Iyanla Vanzant and Buzzfeed. Musical styles that you can expect from Nicole Lawson would include R&B, Classic R&B, Pop and Jazz. She is always open to suggestions and willing to discuss and accommodate music and song requests that are in alignment with her. Please inquire prior to booking. During this time of Covid, Nicole continues to look for ways to lift this countries morale using the art of music and is available for virtual show and in person performances that have been carefully planned taking in regards the safety and health precautions neccessary to keep her, her band, family and YOU safe! You and your guests will thank yourself for booking with Nicole Lawson! Thank you for inquiring!