Noortje was born and raised in the Netherlands. Her passion for singing and dancing started at a young age at the local balletschool in her hometown. During high school Noortje followed a special program at the dance academy Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts in Tilburg which gave her the opportunity to focus on both education and dancing. In 2018 she graduated from the Dutch academy Lucia Marthas Institute for Performing Arts as an allround performer and dance teacher. After graduating she worked on different cruise lines as a principal singer. Besides performing she also enjoys being able to work as a model for various clothing brands.