Nicole La-Toya Spence, also known as Nikk Latoya, is a Canadian composer, music producer, pianist and keyboardist.
Nicole started playing classical piano at age 7 with a formal piano teacher. She further pursued music, playing in the York Lions Steel Band from 2004-2007, where she learned Seconds and High Lead pan. YLSB played in parades and shows across Ontario and the United States.
Nicole discovered her passion for performing R&B in high school through 4 years of singing at her high school talent shows at Runnymede Collegiate Institute. She is known for her sweet chord progressions and soulful vocals. Her songs of choice would be anything Boyz II Men, Brian McKnight, Michael Jackson, New Edition & 90's - 00's R&B.
Nicole is currently practising piano at a grade 8 RCM level. In 2019, she completed her Music Composition Post Graduate program from Humber College Creative & Performing Arts School. During her education, she has composed a variety of songs for film, games and other media creations. Nicole is an associate member of the Screen Composers Guild of Canada.