Fergie

May
26
Trey Songz, Mary J. Blige, and Fergie Spice Up Fragrance Awards

Halle Berry and Trey Songz

Trey Songz cozied up to the gorgeous Halle Berry at the 2011 FiFi Awards, the Fragrance Foundation’s annual celebration, at Lincoln Center in New York City. The ladies’ man looked sharp in a black-and-white tuxedo while presenting the awards for Consumers’ Choice and Perfume Extraordinaire.

Mary J. Blige smelled the sweet scent of success, picking up the Direct to Consumer and Fragrance Sales Breakthrough awards for her My Life perfume. “I’m so excited to tell my Fam The My Life Fragrance won 2 huge awards @ the fifi’s 2night!!!! Thank You so much!!!” tweeted Mary.

Fergie, radiant in a yellow chiffon dress, was also honored with the New Fragrance Celebrity of the Year Award for her Outspoken fragrance, which became the biggest launch in the company’s history.

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May
1
Pharrell, Fergie, and Melanie Fiona Drop Knowledge at ASCAP Expo

Pharrell

Pharrell lent his expertise to aspiring producers, songwriters, and artists at the ASCAP “I Create Music” Expo over the weekend at the Renaissance Hollywood in Los Angeles. The Neptunes hitmaker provided insight into how to build a successful music career, while Fergie discussed music creation along with Cash Money’s Kevin Rudolf.

Jermaine Dupri joined So So Def affiliate Johntá Austin for his Master Session, while Melanie Fiona and “Only Girl (In the World)” songwriter Cri$tyle shared their experiences navigating the music industry.

During the “Deconstructing Drake” panel, producers Boi-1da and Noah “40” Shebib explained how they helped launch one of 2010’s biggest success stories.

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Apr
26
Fergie Plans to Take Time Off From Music

Fergie

Don’t expect another Black Eyed Peas album anytime soon. Resident Pea Fergie revealed that following the completion of their summer tour, the group will take a break from recording and be “more selective” about the ventures and performances they do.

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Jan
10
Video: Fergie’s Dr. Pepper Commercial

Fergie

Fergie proves she knows how to chug a soda in the commercial for Dr. Pepper Cherry. The soft drink brand’s newest spokeswoman shows her love for the fruit-kissed flavor by cracking open a can and drinking the whole thing in one gulp, pulling a knotted cherry stem from her mouth. Take a sip of Fergie Ferg below.

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Dec
16
Fergie in No Rush to Release Sophomore Album

Fergie

Fergie found success with her multi-platinum 2006 solo debut The Dutchess, but a sophomore album isn’t in the cards anytime soon. Coming off one of 2010’s highest-grossing tours and the recent release of the Black Eyed Peas’ album The Beginning, the group’s femme fatale is planning to focus on another tour and life at home with her husband.

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Dec
5
Black Eyed Peas, Nicole Scherzinger Jingle All the Way

Black Eyed Peas

The Black Eyed Peas rocked the night away at 95.8 Capital FM’s Jingle Bell Ball 2010 at O2 Arena in London on Saturday (Dec. 4). Fergie, will.i.am, apl.de.ap, and Taboo performed some of their greatest hits and new material on the first day of the annual holiday concert, along with the “Poisonous” Nicole Scherzinger and Taio Cruz.

The Peas’ new album The Beginning is expected to sell between 105-115,000 copies in its first week, according to early predictions from HITS Daily Double.

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Dec
2
Jazmine Sullivan, Fergie Honored at Billboard’s Women in Music Awards

Jazmine Sullivan

Jazmine Sullivan suited up for Billboard’s 5th Annual Women in Music Awards. The R&B powerhouse, whose sophomore album Love Me Back was released this week, received the Rising Star Award following last year’s honoree Lady Gaga.

“I admire Lady Gaga, so to be honored in a category that she was once in is such a rewarding feeling,” the Grammy-nominated singer told Billboard.com. “When I heard the news, I was so happy. I feel honored to be chosen as this year’s Rising Star.”

Fergie was also on hand as she was presented with Billboard’s Woman of the Year Award at the event held at New York’s Pierre Hotel on Thursday (Dec. 2).

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