Nicole Christine Coote (born April 16, 1994), better known under the stage name Niqa Mor (nee-kah- Mohr) , is a singer/songwriter born in Queens, New York (raised in long island). Niqa’s sound can be described as R&B that is organic and experimental. Her inspirations include Christina Aguilera, Mariah Carey and Michael Jackson. Niqa has a hand in every aspect of her career, from songwriting, to co- producing her songs, conceptualizing her visuals, to designing her own line of clothing. “I like to be very hands on with my art. I believe that is what makes it so genuine and authentic.You can feel my passion and see my creativity all throughout my work.”
One of the early highlights in Niqa’s career was opening up for R&B sensation Omarion. She Defied Expectations with the release of her Debut EP “Defy” the Summer of 2015. Niqa Mor spent her 2016 working on expanding her sound and is ready for new beginnings with the release of her new EP “Thursday Night”.