Fergie Duhamel, originally named as Stacy Ann Ferguson, is an American- born actor, singer, songwriter, Fashion designer. With so many roles, Fergie is now a household name across the globe. She got a glare of publicity in 2002 when she started working with a leading hip-hop band “The BLACK Eyed Peas”, which is certified as Diamond, Platinum, and Gold by RIAA, as a lead female vocalist. It is her alliance with the band, which made her an iconic music star universally. Her first solo debut album “The Dutchess” was also a major success.
The 42-years old singer, with 7 Grammy awards hasn’t restricted herself only to Singing. She has acted in many Hollywood movies and television shows. A wax statue of Fergie Duhamel has graced the esteemed Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in year 2011. She hasn’t only succeeded till date, but has put a stamp of her name in history. With such whooping success, Fergie leaves us in astonishment with a question, what is her net worth?
As of 2017, Fergie’s net worth has been reported to be $48 Millions. How she earned all her distinction and fortune, despite being in nippers of Drugs addiction? Let’s dig in more about her to have a clear picture.
Fergie Duhamel Biography
Fergie Duhamel was born on March 27, 1975 in Hacienda Heights, California. Her parents Theresa Ann and Jim Patrick Ferguson were devout Roman Catholic School Teachers. She was born and brought up as a Roman catholic. Fergie is a family nick name, which her father and grandfather also carry. She has a sister named Daha Ferguson. During her school days, she was a Spelling Bee champ, a smart and bright student and a Girl Scout. As a child, she was diagnosed as with Hyperactivity by her Pediatrics. Her doctor suggested putting her on Ritalin until her mother barred the idea.
Fergie got married to actor John Duhamel in a catholic wedding ceremony on January 10, 2009. In august 2013, the couple was blessed with a son, named Axl Jack Duhamel. In 2009 may, Fergie came out as Bisexual.
Fergie entered into the world of entertainment at the tender age of six with a television series “Kids Incorporated” on September 1, 1983, as a child artist for continuously 6 seasons, for which she holds the record of longest cast member till date. Year 2002 marked as a turning point in her career as she joined hip hop band “The black eyed peas as a leading female vocalist. The Black Eyed Peas is one of the most successful music bands on planet Earth, which has sold more than 20 million copies .on September 26, 2006 Fergie decided to go solo, and realized her debut studio album “The Dutchess”.
In this album she experimented with genres like R&B, hip-hop, rock, pop, punk rock and soul. Moreover it is considered as an autobiographical album, which shows her struggles with drugs addiction. Three songs from the album: London Bridge, Glamorous, and Big Girls Don’t cry, listed in Billboard Hot 100 Numbers. It made Fergie the first female singer to have three number ones from a single album after Christina Aguilera. With her solo albums, she enjoyed a series of chart busters. Her second studio album is scheduled to release in 2017 .Her eclectic work ranges from ballads to dance tracks. Apart from Music industry, she acted into many Hollywood movies and done couples of television shows. She owns a shoe line under her name. Currently, she is a mentor on new Canadian talent show “The launch”.
Within a short span of 15 years in Music industry, Fergie has reached at the zenith of success. Till date, she has won 68 awards in total with 128 nominations. She has won American Music award 9 times with 12 nominations, Grammy Award 7 times with 18 nominations. In year 2010, she won Billboard Women of the year Award. With “The Black Eyed Peas “and her solo albums, she has enjoyed a commercial success.
Fergie Duhamel Net worth and Income Profile In 2017
Despite being in nippers of Drugs once, Fergie has achieved success of utmost degree. As of today she owns $48 million dollar. Though her main sources of income are music and films, still she has many other partnerships . She is a minority owner of football team NFL. Most recently, Fergie partnership with Voli a low calorie Vodka-maker added more dollars in her credits.
With over 3.45 million followers on twitter, one of the most searched celebrities over internet and a youth icon, Fergie has earned an undying success. She overcome her drug addiction and set an example for the youth that with rock- hard determinations, anyone can bounce back.