The singer wants to get back to her musical roots and is keen to head back out on tour.
Nicole adds: "This year has changed my life. As an artist, it's put into perspective what I want, how to go about it. People have made me so comfortable and I have to thank you."
However, asked if she was holding out for a big pay rise, she joked: "That's what I'm talking about!"
The star has accompanied her lads to their hometowns this week, and on Wednesday she sang with Jahmene at the Christian's local church in Swindon.
However, that audience will seem like small fry compared to this weekend's finale at Manchester Central.
May the best man win!
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