Asia Nitollano was announced as the winner on April 24, however several months later, it was revealed that Nitollano had actually quit the group shortly after the finale aired.
Bachar's departure from the group preceded the release of their second and final studio album Doll Domination, which contains singles "When I Grow Up", "I Hate This Part", and "Jai Ho! In 2009, they announced a minor hiatus that was later revealed to be an official break-up. Billboard ranked the Pussycat Dolls as the 80th most successful musical act of the 2000s.
The Dolls brand diversified into merchandise, reality television programs, a Las Vegas act, product endorsements, spin-off recording groups (Girlicious, Paradiso Girls, G. The troupe began to perform in 1995, with a repertoire of 1950s and 1960s popular music standards while dressed in lingerie or old-fashioned pin-up costumes.
Founder Robin Antin has stated that Jones "was never an official member of the group".
Jones left the group in September 2004 while the group was recording their debut album, claiming that it was no longer fun to be in the band. Singapore, "When everyone is not on the same page it affects the group so that I think was the worst part and I decided to leave".
They were also featured in Pink's "Trouble" music video.
Along with Applegate, Christina Aguilera and Carmen Electra (who was the group's lead performer for many of their shows) the troupe was featured in a Maxim magazine shoot in 2002, which increased public interest in them (Aguilera later appeared in the similarly themed 2010 film Burlesque directed by Robin Antin's brother Steve).
Plans for her debut solo album, 'Her Name is Nicole', would eventually be shelved after the release of four singles failed to make an impact on the charts.
In August 2007, Sutta would be featured on the Paul van Dyke track White Lies (Paul van Dyk song), which topped the US Billboard Hot Dance Singles chart. (You Are My Destiny)" and credited Scherzinger as a featured artist.
They were featured in magazines, television specials for MTV and VH1, ad campaigns, and films.