The Pussycat Dolls
Year of birth : 1995
Age: 20 years
Place of birth : Los Angeles, California, USA
Citizenship : United States
Burlesque troupeIn 2005 they released their first album "Pussycat Dolls" - "PCD", which came shortly after the release of the five charts "Billboard 200 " and sold over 100 000 copies in the first few days.
"The Pussycat Dolls" - a popular female quintet and dance ensemble based choreographer Robin Antin. The group was founded in 1995 as a dance troupe in Los Angeles. In 2003, thanks to the efforts of Robin Antin, which managed to sign a record deal with the label "Interscope Records", dance troupe evolved into a female pop group. The group consisted of Nicole Scherzinger, Ashley Roberts, Jessica Sutta ,Kimberly Wyatt and Melody Thornton.
Antin thought about his own troupe in 1990, and five years later with her friend Christina Applegate she collected her first burlesque troupe. The most popular company Antin received in June 1999, after it took part in a candid photoshoot for "Playboy" magazine.After that, "The Pussycat Dolls" was invited to performances on TV "MTV" and "VH1", they also participated in advertising campaigns known manufacturers, and in the filming of movies nekotoye.
In the period from 1995 to 2001 the band performed at the Los Angeles nightclub "The Viper Room".In 2003, members of the band appeared in the dance scene in the movie " Charlie`s Angels : Full Separation. " For a long time the star of "The Pussycat Dolls" was Carmen Electra, but because of financial problems, she was forced to leave the band. At the same time she was sorry that she did not manage to start a music career with her friends. "I was a member of the group for two years, performing with them at every show - says Carmen. - However, due to some financial reasons I could not become a member of the musical project. It was a financial sacrifice I could not bear. "
In 2003, the group found Iovin producers Jimmy and Ron Fair, who, in fact,and proposed to reclassify Antin girls dancers musicians. In the same year, on this occasion, the girls now lead singer Nicole Scherzinger, who previously was a member of the group "
Eden`s Crush ".
She quickly managed to gain popularity in his new capacity. One year after the creation of the group has already opened the awards ceremony "MTV Asia Awards", released the single " Sway ", recorded several soundtracks for the films " Shall We Dance " and " Shark Tale " and start preparing for the recording of their debut album.
In 2005 they released their first album "Pussycat Dolls" - "PCD", which came shortly after the release of the five hit-Parade "Billboard 200 " and razshelsya circulation of 100 000 copies in the first few days.
In 2007, Nicole Scherzinger was trying to start a solo career, but quickly abandoned this idea after her first singles were frankly a failure.
In 2008, the girls returned to their show in "The Viper Room",simultaneously writing a second album "Doll Domination". After the launch in September 2008, the album was one of the four "Billboard 200 ", and more than 79 000 copies were sold in its first week, much less than poslvypuska debut album. In September of the same year "Pussycat Dolls" received the award "MTV Video Music Awards" in the nomination " Best Choreography " for the song "When I grow up".
In April 2009, member of the group presented its own collection of lingerie. This project seems to be more profitable than the idea of creating dolls for "Pussycat Dolls" girls. Of-protests of parents who do not want their children to be like "Pussycat Dolls", production of the dolls was curtailed