Stacy Ann Ferguson

Fergie Biography
Name : Fergie
Profession : Actress, Miscellaneous Crew, Composer
Date of birth : 27 March 1975
Place of birth : Hacienda Heights, California, USA
Birth name : Stacy Ann Ferguson
Nickname : Stace,Fergie
Height : 5' 2"

Fergie Trivia
* Attended the special dinner at Sony Studios in Los Angeles to honour the singer and activist Sting as MusiCares 2004 Person of the Year. The evening celebrated his contribution to popular music, and honoured his charitable work with Amnesty International and the Rainforest Foundation. Other stars in attendance included Kylie Minogue, Elton John & Dido. (6th February 2004)
* Was chosen as one of People magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People in the World, May 2004
* Cousin by marriage of Shane Stanley
* She performed several songs on the It's Flashbeagle, Charlie Brown (1984) (TV) soundtrack...including "The Pig-Pen Hoe-Down," "I'm In Shape" and "Lucy Says." She received credit for the "Flashbeagle" TV special, but not for the album.
* She appeared in more first-run episodes of "Kids Incorporated" (1984) than any other cast member: over 100 shows from 1984 to 1989. She was also the only series regular to make a complete and continuous evolution from "littlest" (youngest) to "biggest" (eldest) performer in the lineup.
* Sister of Dana Ferguson.
* [July 2005}: Became engaged to actor Josh Duhamel, of "Las Vegas" and "All My Children" fame.
* Former member of the band "Wild Orchid" which she fronted with fellow "Kids Incorporated" (1984) star Renee Sands and Stefanie Ridel.
* 36C bust measurement. (Source: Celebrity Sleuth magazine)

Fergie Details Biography
Stacy Ann "Fergie" Ferguson (born March 27, 1975 in Whittier, California, USA), is the female vocalist for the Black Eyed Peas. Ferguson is a two-time Grammy Award winner. She joined the Black Eyed Peas in 2003, replacing Kim Hill.

Ferguson began her career in 1983 as the voice of Sally Brown in the Peanuts special It's Flashbeagle, Charlie Brown. Shortly afterwards, at the age of eight, she made her first appearance on the variety television program Kids Incorporated. During the following five years, Ferguson appeared on over 100 episodes of Kids Incorporated, some of which alongside Renee Sands, with whom she would later reunite in the band Wild Orchid.

In 1993, Ferguson graduated from Glen A. Wilson High School
in Hacienda Heights, California.

In 1990 Ferguson became a member of the all-female band Wild Orchid. The group released two albums, but after completing their third album the record label declined to release it. During Wild Orchid, she was a Bongo model, and Guess model and had her own show called "The Great Pretenders", on Fox Family. She left the group shortly thereafter and, according to interviews, sought therapy. She told a Glasgow newspaper: "I started doing Ecstasy. Then I got addicted to crystal methamphetamine. My weight dropped to 90 lb (41 kg). I lied to my friends and said I was bulimic. Finally I started going crazy. In that moment I talked to God and He said: 'I've given you all these gifts, so what are you doing?' I decided to get clean. I told everybody what was wrong."

Ferguson was a dance floor regular and backup singer at various Los Angeles venues. She met of the Black Eyed Peas at one of those venues. Ferguson and had a number of meetings after shows and, before long, she was invited to join the band in the recording studio. Ferguson replaced background singer Kim Hill, who left the group in 2000. Ferguson recorded five songs with the group before she was invited to join them permanently. She took the stage name "Fergie" and is featured prominently in the group's songs "Don't Phunk With My Heart", "Don't Lie", "Hey Mama" "Shut Up" and "My Humps".

Ferguson is embarking on a solo career, but she has said she considers it only a side project and will still continue to record and tour with the band. She has recorded the remake of the song "True" with fellow bandmate for the soundtrack to 50 First Dates.

The latest rumor indicates that Fergie's solo album will be titled "Ferglicious" (as said by in a recent interview).

In July 2003, she had a guest role on the Rocket Power special, Reggie's Big Beach Break, on Nickelodeon, voicing a fictitious pop music star named Shaffika.

Ferguson also has a role in the upcoming 2006 film Poseidon, a remake of the 1972 adventure movie, playing a ship entertainer named Gloria. Fergie will sing "I Won't Let You Fall," which she describes as a dramatic power ballad. She wrote the song with and other band members.

She will also play an undercover stripper in the sixth season of the HBO drama The Sopranos.


Post a Comment