Get to Know Halsey’s Mother, Nicole Frangipane


Nicole Frangipane is the mother of American singer and songwriter Ashley Nicolette Frangipane, better known as Halsey. She was born in March 1970 in New Jersey, USA. Nicole has spent most of her life in New Jersey; she grew up and studied there. Her family was catholic, and she attended catholic schools. Little is known about her parents, and it is unclear if she had any siblings.

Education and Career

Nicole was a determined student, and after high school, she proceeded to college, joining Fairleigh Dickinson University, where she pursued a nursing degree. However, while in her final years, she realized that she was pregnant, and she decided to drop out of college. Some sources mention that she later returned to school to complete her degree.

Moving on to her professional life, Nicole Frangipane works as an emergency room nurse; she has been on the job for a long time, and the earnings she got helped her provide for her three kids. Besides, she has done various jobs as they moved around with her husband when Halsey was young, as they were looking for a way to provide for their kids.

Personal Life

Talking of her personal life, Nicole Frangipane was a party girl when she was in college; in one of those parties, she met Chris Frangipane, who was also a college student. They liked each other, and they started setting dates. After going out on several dates, the two lovebirds decided to move their relationship to the next stage.

College life was great, and the two lovers were among the best college couples; while still dating, it dawned on Nicole that she was expecting a child and she had to drop out of college. Chris also dropped out of school to work and provide for his family. After several months, Halsey was born, and after some years together, the couple welcomed two other children: sons Sevian and Dante Frangipane.

Relationship with Her Daughter

The teenage years are the most difficult years for most people, and they can sever relationships, and it was no different between Nicole Frangipane and her daughter. The two were always at loggerheads due to Halsey’s erratic behavior. Due to this behavior, Nicole kicked Halsey out of the house, and she went living on the streets. However, later in life, they forgave each other and reconnected.

Her Daughter

Nicole’s daughter realized that she could sing while in her mid-teens, and she has been singing since then. In her music career, she has released several songs that have done well, including Closer which she featured The Chainsmokers. Another song of hers that did well is Eastside which she featured Khalid and Benny Blanco.


Just like her daughter, Nicole Frangipane lives with bipolar disorder. It is unclear when she was diagnosed with the mental health condition, but she has been living with the condition for over a decade. She often checks up at a mental health facility, and she is on medication. However, Nicole has been secretive about her personal life, and it is hard to tell what is going on at the moment.

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