‘I’ve missed out on things’: Nicole Scherzinger on the cost of fame

On the surface, Nicole Scherzinger may make it seem like nothing could bring her down, but as we know, when it come it comes to the lifestyles of the rich and famous, everyhitng is not always as it seems.

The X Factor judge has admitted she feels as though fame has caused her to miss out on some major life events and often feels lonely due to her busy schedule.

Speaking to The Star, the former Pussycat Doll explained how she struggles to balance her professional and personal life.


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“Anybody who is successful in what they do is making sacrifices. It's juggling and finding the balance,” she said.

“I've absolutely missed out on things in life. It is hard, I'm not going to lie.”

Nicole went on to reveal how her relationships have suffered as a result of her hectic career.

“It can be lonely. I'm always on the road, I'm always by myself. I think anybody in this industry feels lonely.”

“Relationships suffer. Look at me. I'm not married and I haven't got kids yet.”


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The singer, who is currently dating 26-year-old tennis star, Grigor Dimitrov, said “timing is everything” when it comes to getting the balance just right.

“I would say it generally gets harder to find the balance the older you get.”

“When things are aligned then it will be easier. There's always a sacrifice to be made but it's either worth it or not,” the 39-year-old added.

Meanwhile it's rumoured that Nicole has not signed up to appear on next year's X Factor judging panel, amid reports that Cheryl could potentially return to fill the role.

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