Nicole Nicolaou was born in Limassol in 2004. She speaks fluent Greek, English, Russian and started to learn French. She won the 6th Annual Talent Show organised by the Limassol Theatre Art School in 2016. Nicole has attended vocal lessons with Aliki Chrysochou for the past four years and has played the piano for the last two years.
Nicole has also an artistic tendency and has plenty of canvas drawings, which she started drawing since the age of four. She enjoys sports and never misses the opportunity to go wakeboarding and hiking. Nicole is an animal lover and has a cat, two dogs, a hamster and a little bunny.
The song, I Wanna Be A Star, is written by Constantinos Christoforou and is about young people, encouraging them to believe in themselves so that one day they can reach the top and be a star with family support and plenty of love. "This is such an honour for me to represent Cyprus in Junior Eurovision 2017 where kids from so many countries come together to share a common dream, sing and perform. My inspiration is my family, my friends, my everyday life and activities".
About the song writers and composers
Constantinos Christoforou is a popular Cypriot singer who has had big hits for many years in Greece and in Cyprus. Many of his albums have become gold or platinum and it is estimated that he has sold more than 300,000 records to date. Many of his songs have rocked the airplay charts of the biggest radio stations in the country. Moreover, he always appears on the list of all the successful dance-club playlists. He has also achieved considerable success as a live performer with an ability to move between different musical genres such as ethnic, pop and folk with ease. Constantinos represented Cyprus in the Eurovision Song Contest on three occasions. In 1996 he performed the ballad Mono gia mas and in 2002 he performed Gimme as the lead singer for the group ONE. He returned to the Eurovision Song Contest in 2005 with the song Ela Ela.