Fergie is a popular American singer who is best known as a member of the group ‘The Black Eyes Peas’. She is also an actress and songwriter and has found considerable success as a solo artist. Fergie Duhamel or just “Fergie” has released many albums with ‘The Black Eyed Peas’ and the “Wild Orchid’. As a solo artist, she has released two studio albums and 21 singles. Let’s find out more about how much is Fergie’s net worth in 2018.
Fergie Early Life
Stacy Ann Ferguson was born in Hacienda Heights, California, on March 27, 1975, to parents Jon Patrick Ferguson and Theresa Ann Ferguson.
She went to Mesa Robles Middle School and later attended Glen A. Wilson High School. In school, she was a spelling bee champion, Girl Scout, cheerleader, and straight-A student. She has also studied dance.
In January 2009, Fergie got married to actor Josh Duhamel. They were in a relationship for over four years and were engaged in 2009. In 2013, she gave birth to a son named Axl Jack Duhamel. The couple separated in 2016. Fergie has come out as a bisexual in 2009 in ‘The Sun’.
Fergie Career, Awards & Achievement
Fergie began her career as a voice artist in 1984 in ‘It’s Flashbeagle, Charlie Brown’. She has also worked in Kids Incorporated. Some of her other television role includes ‘Instant Def’, ‘Great Pretenders’, ‘Fashion Police’, ‘The Cleveland Show’, and ‘The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show’.
In the 1990s, she was a part of an all-girl band called ‘Wild Orchid’. With them, she has released the albums ‘Wild Orchid’, ‘Oxygen’ and ‘Fire’. She left the group in 2001.
In 2003, she became a member of the hip hop group called ‘The Black Eyed Peas’. She joined them on their third studio album entitled ‘Elephunk’. Following that, Fergie has joined them in the albums ‘Monkey Business’, ‘The E.N.D.’, and ‘The Beginning’. She has also released an EP and two compilation albums with the group.
As a solo artist, Fergie released her debut studio album called ‘The Dutchess’ in September 2006. Her second album entitled ‘Double Dutchess’ was released in September 2017. She has also appeared as a featured artist in the singles “Impacto” (Daddy Yankee), “Party People” (Nelly), “Gettin’ Over You” (David Guetta), and “All of the Lights” (Kanye West).
Fergie’s film role includes ‘Monster in the Closet’, ‘Be Cool’, ‘Poseidon’, ‘Planet Terror’, and ‘Nine’.
Awards & Achievements
Fergie has won 9 American Music Awards out of 12 nominations. She has also won 8 Grammy Awards out of 20 nominations. She has been nominated five times for the World Music Awards and has won the 2016 Young Entertainer Award. Fergie has won five Teen Choice Awards, two Premios 40 Principales Awards, five NRJ Music Awards, three Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, and three MTV Video Music Awards.
Net Worth of Fergie
Fergie has an estimated net worth of more than $50 million as of 2017. She made this fortune from the sale of her singles and albums, which has been certified platinum on many occasions. Part of this wealth also comes from her acting career, and she has also released many fragrances including ‘Outspoken’ in 2010.
As the lead vocalist of The Black Eyed Peas, Fergie has become one of the most popular singers in the world. She has found considerable success in her career and has become the artist with the most 2 million sellers by 2011. Many of her singles and albums have also topped the various charts. She has done several concert tours with several other artists. Fergie has lent her voice in many films including the animated movie ‘Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa’.