Luke Combs and Nicole Hocking are among the few celebrities who have maintained a healthy and long-lasting relationship despite their increasing popularity. The two have been part of each other’s lives for quite a long time and their decision to take their relationship to another level has sparked off people’s interest to know more about them.
While a lot must have been written about the famous American country music star, Combs, there is more to know about his personal life which he shares with his gorgeous girlfriend, Nicole Hocking. Read on as we reveal these facts to you.
Nicole Hocking Biography & Age
Nicole Hocking is an American citizen and a native of Fort Myers, Florida. She was born on July 22, 1992, to her mother Marcy Hocking and her father whose identity is not yet known.
While it is not yet clear which high school Nicole graduated from, we know she is a Florida Gulf Coast University alumna, where she earned a bachelor’s degree. While at the University, she was a member of the Kappa Delta Sorority. She also worked at a local bar to earn additional income for herself until her graduation in 2014.
Who are her family members?
Not much is known about Nicole Hocking and her family but what we know for sure is that the social media star is very fond of her family. She seizes every opportunity to share pictures of them on her various social media platforms.
Nicole’s family members, which include her mother Mercy and her sister Jenna Hocking, still reside in Florida. Jenna also attended Florida Gulf Coast University and graduated in 2017 with a degree in hospitality management. She has since gone ahead to find work at the Hilton West Palm Beach, Florida.
Facts About Nicole Hocking
1. She Works with Broadcast Music Inc. (BMI)
Not much is known about Nicole’s early life but her career apparently began after she relocated to Nashville, Tenessee. There, she joined a performing rights organization known as Broadcast Music Inc. (BMI) whom she has been working with for many years. Over time, Nicole became popular among Nashville residents and on various social media platforms like Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat. For instance, she has over 204.1k followers on Instagram and over 18k followers on Twitter.
2. She Met Luke Combs When He Was Nameless
Nicole Hocking may have gained some popularity on social media while working with BMI but her popularity gained massive weight after she was discovered to be dating the now famous American country music singer/songwriter, Luke Combs.
The two met while Luke was still finding his place in the music industry. He had no record deal and was only known by a few of his close friend in the music industry. Nicole, who was working for BMI at the time of her meeting with Luke, helped him find his place in the music world by introducing him to some successful music stars managed by her company.
Luke and Nicole started dating in 2016 and it was only a matter of a few months before Luke’s name began to ring a bell. As a matter of fact, the two met their meteoric rise in the music industry after the release of Combs’ debut album, This One’s for You, and it’s follow-up, This One’s for You Too.
Luke, a North Carolina native who has been a vocalist since childhood, dropped out of college in his bid to pursue his country music career. Today, his musical success has earned awards like the New Artist of the Year and New Country Artist of the Year. His album, This One’s for You was nominated for a Billboard Music Award in the Top Country Album category. When Luke won the 2018 CMA Awards for the New Artist of the Year category, he did not fail to thank Hocking for her support.
3. Nicole Hocking and Luke Combs are Engaged
Luke’s proposal to Nicole was no surprise at all especially to those who have been faithfully following their love lives. Sometime in November 2018, the country music star shared the news of his engagement with his fans on his Instagram page. In addition to his successful career, Luke admits having witnessed some important changes in his life ever since he met Nicole. Dropping his old habit of dipping is one one the many areas Nicole has helped him change.