Rebecca Ferguson is an English-born singer and song writer. She was generally known after appearing in The 2010 X Factor. She became the runner up in the The X Factor, the seventh show. She is the native of Liverpool, England. Her full name is as Rebecca Caroline Ferguson. But she is famous by her name as a Rebecca Ferguson.
She was born on 21st July 1986, at the Mill Road Hospital, in Liverpool England. Her father named Dan Ferguson and her mother named Anne Jameson. She has a younger brother Sam. Her father is of Jamaican descent, while her mother is white British. For 2 years she lived in Huyton. After that her parents got separated. Her family then moved to a Woolton Village estate. Rebecca Ferguson completed her primary education from the Woolton Primary School. And she completed her secondary education from Gateacre Community Comprehensive School. Later she shifted to Anfield.
Rebecca Ferguson’s family supported her to achieve her aim. She wants to become a professional singer. Her family helped her in two earlier X Factor auditions. She belongs to a poor family. At the age of 14, she started working. She used to spend all of her earnings on clothes shopping. Her childhood changed her feelings towards money. She faced many difficulties in her early life. From her childhood she wants to become a pop star. When she was 8 years old, she was physically abused in a care home.
Rebecca Ferguson Personal Life
In her private life, she has not married yet. She had affairs in her past life. Rebecca Ferguson has two kids from her ex-boyfriend, Karl Dures. She met him on the holiday in Tenerife. After that, they started dating each other. She became pregnant in her teenage and first time she gave birth to a child, Lillie May. After two years she gave birth to another child son, Karl. Their relationship ended after four years.
After this, she dated The X Factor contestant and former One Direction member Zayn Malik. Their relationship ended after 4 months. The reason behind the separation was the age difference between them. In 2014, she gave birth to a daughter named, Arabella.
Rebecca Ferguson Net Worth
Rebecca Ferguson is a brilliant singer. She has released many music albums. These albums have made her to collect a handsome amount of money. Her estimated Net Worth is around $2.5 Million US Dollars in year 2017. She also gets paid by sponsorship, ads, endorsement, featuring and so on.
Some of her top earning albums and awards are given below:
Lady Sings the Blues $216,450
The Glamour Women of the Year Awards $162,338
MOBO Awards $138,581
MTV Europe Music Awards $126,263
Total Earning of Rebecca Ferguson from all these are $1,277,373.
If we look at her Net Worth according to years-
From 2011-2012, she earned $381,558
From 2012-2013, she earned $470,588
From 2013-2014, she earned $613,811
From 2014-2015, she earned $705,882
From 2015-2016, she earned $811,765
All of these earnings from her music career set her net worth more than $2 million.
Rebecca Ferguson has not bought any house. She lives in London. She said that it is better to live on renting the buying her own house. Later she wants to shift to Liverpool back gain. It seems that she might want to spend millions on her new house in Liverpool. She bought a Rolex worth around $10000.
Rebecca Ferguson Best Songs
Rebecca Ferguson’s x Factor auditioned was unsuccessful in New York. In 2010, she auditioned again and she sang like a star. She received positive comments from the audience and judges. She sang Fireflies, which bring her to live shows.
In her first live show, she sang Teardrops. In her second live show, she sang Feeling Good. Further, in the third she sang Why Don’t You Do Right, and in the fourth Wicked Game, in the fifth Make You Feel My Love. She received standing ovation and positive response from the judges Cole and Dannii. In her final, she sang a duet with Christina Aquilera. She became the first female runner up in show.
In 2011, she released her entrance album, Heaven. In the first week, the album sold 128k. It makes her the fastest-selling entrance solo singer of the decade between the years of 2007 – 2017. The album was also certified with platinum twice, in the UK and in the Ireland.
In 2012, she made a deluxe version of this album. She gave her second top 20 hit songs. In 2013, she released her second album Freedom. She received positive reviews and certified Gold by BPI.
In 2015, she released her third album, Lady Sings the Blues. Again she gave top 20 hit songs. After that she released her fourth album, Superwoman. Further she gained her fourth successive Top Ten album
Her top 10 most popular songs from her albums are: My Best lyrics, Teach Me How To Be Loved lyrics, Fairytale, Mr. Bright Eyes, Stars lyrics, Hero lyrics, All Of Me lyrics, Oceans lyrics, Get Happy lyrics and Nothing’s Real But Love lyrics.
Rebecca Ferguson as Business Model
Rebecca Ferguson is a brilliant singer. In 2011, she became the new face of Walkers crisps Sun bites. She performed in an ad that was created by AMV BBDO. This was Rebecca Ferguson’s first ad as a promotion. This ad was also started across press, social media and TV. In 2012, she also opened her Beauty Boudoir, in Priory Road Liverpool. She opened it for her daughter.
Awards and Achievements
Rebecca Ferguson is an outstanding singer. She was nominated several times, but does not win any award. In 2012, she was nominated as a UK Musician/Solo Artist for Glamour Women of the Year Awards. She was nominated as the Best Female and also for her R&B/Soul Act for MOBO Awards. She was nominated as a Best Push in MTV Europe Music Awards. She was nominated as the Best international performance at Soul Train Music Awards.
Rebecca Ferguson always sang like a Star. She always gets positive response from the audience. She achieved success from her music career. Her songs are everyone’s favorite. She is present on social media, once can follow her in Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.