Gabrielle Nicole and her two brothers were raised in Baltimore, Maryland,l by a single mom who struggled financially. Gospel music was Gabrielle's escape and saved her from a turbulent youth. She's lived in Cleveland for the last eight years and works as a dance
instructor and choreographer. She plays the piano and drums, writes music and lyrics, and is a self-described diva. Her idols are Tina Turner, Prince, BeyoncÃ© and Patti LaBelle.