Nikole Gooch born in Detroit and later moved to Arkansas and Mississippi. While in Mississippi, Nikole would beg her grandmother to sew a robe for her so that she could sing with church choir. She was always the first to volunteer for a solo. She got her first opportunity to perform professionally with the group, YPOP. She was able to perform on various stages,even appearing on the "Bobby Jones Gospel Show." Nikole made her transition to acting upon moving to NYC where she has training through Stella Adler and Kimball Studios.