Fergie

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Fergie
Fergie in June 2009
Background information
Birth name Stacy Ann Ferguson
Born March 27, 1975 (1975-03-27) (age 42)
Hacienda Heights, California,
United States
Genres
Occupations
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • rapper
  • dancer
  • actress
  • television host
  • fashion designer
Instruments
Years active 1979–present
Labels
Associated acts
Website fergie.com

Fergie Duhamel (born Stacey Ann Ferguson; March 27, 1975)[1] is an American singer, songwriter, fashion designer, television host and actress and former dancer. She is a former member of the kids' TV series Kids Incorporated, and the girl group Wild Orchid. Ferguson was also a co-host of the TV series Great Pretenders. She was also in the movie Nine. She is currently a vocalist for the hip hop group The Black Eyed Peas, as well as a solo artist. She released her debut album, The Dutchess, in 2006. Stacy sounds like Arnold she cameo singing voiced in 2003 on Hey Arnold!.

Early life[change | change source]

Ferguson was born in Hacienda Heights, California. She is the daughter of devout Roman Catholic school teachers Theresa Ann (née Gore) and Jon Patrick Ferguson.[2][3] Her ancestry includes Irish, Scottish, English, Mexican (from a great-grandmother) and Native American.[4][5][6][7] She was raised Roman Catholic. She attended Mesa Robles Middle School and Glen A. Wilson High School.[8] She was a cheerleader, straight-A student and spelling bee champion,[8] as well as a Girl Scout.[9] Stacy sounds like Arnold on Hey Arnold!.

Singing career[change | change source]

She has a contralto vocal range.

Personal life[change | change source]

On January 10, 2009 she married Josh Duhamel. Fergie and Duchamel are both Catholic. In May 2009 Fergie told The Sun that she is bisexual.[10] In 2017, Fergie left the hip hop group The Black Eyed Peas to focus on her solo career.[11]


Discography[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Stacy Ferguson - Biography". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2009-10-23. 
  2. "Interview with Stacy Ferguson". Canoe.ca. 
  3. "The Peerage: Stacy Ann Ferguson1". The Peerage. 2010. Retrieved 2014-01-07. 
  4. Philby, Charlotte (April 21, 2007). "Fergie Singer, age 32". The Independent. Archived from the original on February 9, 2009. https://web.archive.org/web/20090209014038/http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qn4158/is_20070421/ai_n19037880.[dead link]
  5. "Exclusive: Fergie Breaks Down Her Latina Roots". Latina. 2008-04-10. Retrieved 2010-06-07. 
  6. "Fergie: Hot or not?". Houston Chronicle: p. 5. April 22, 2010. http://www.chron.com/life/gallery/Fergie-Hot-or-not-18770/photo-1264080.php. Retrieved January 7, 2014.
  7. "Fergie". OK!. http://www.ok.co.uk/bios/46/. Retrieved January 7, 2014.
  8. 8.0 8.1 "Give Peas A Chance Article". Blender. 
  9. "Lindsay Lohan Digs Fergie's Handbags". Entertainment Tonight. 2007-11-13. Retrieved 2014-01-07. 
  10. http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/showbiz/bizarre/2433712/Black-Eyed-Peas-singer-Fergie-says-I-am-a-bisexual.html
  11. Fresh, Mikey. "Fergie Takes A Break From Black Eyed Peas To Focus On Solo Career". Vibe. Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group. Retrieved 4 June 2017. 

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