All rights reserved. Fergie shares a 6-year-old son, Axl Jack, with ex-husband, actor Josh Duhamel. The star made headlines again in 2018 for her performance at the 2018 NBA All-Star Game for her rendition of “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Her sultry spin on the song wasn’t well received and was highly criticized. Nowadays, she’s a busy mom to her son. “happea b-day, Will!!!! Singer Fergie is not on this latest project, and the group is explaining why. In Touch Weekly has affiliate partnerships so we may receive compensation for some links to products and services. The songstress also sent some love to one of her other bandmates Taboo for his big day back in July 2019. "We reach out every once in a while and say our hellos and happy birthdays and Merry Christmas and Happy Easter. In fact, in March 2019, Fergie sent Will, 44, a birthday message on her Instagram page. ". Will.i.am, Taboo, Fergie and Apl.de.Ap of the Black Eyed Peas perform onstage in 2011 at Central Park in New York City. (via Billboard). The “London Bridges” songstress has been keeping herself busy since stepping away from the group. Soul, whose real name is Jessica Reynoso, originally came to meet the group when Apl.de.ap chose her for the Philippines version of The Voice in 2013. The Black Eyed Peas have finally revealed why Fergie left the group in 2017 — giving fans some much-needed clarity. She is focused on her solo album which we fully support.”. At the time of the interview, Will.i.am told Billboard Fergie hadn't heard the new album yet, but he hoped she likes it. We love Fergie, and we don’t want anything but awesomeness for her.”, Back in June 2017, the singer’s rep clarified that Fergie was taking a break from The Black Eyed Peas. What the fellows said — Ferg, she’s doing the mom thing — but we have an amazing artist we’re developing,” band member Taboo added. “Congrats, fam,” she wrote with several celebratory emojis. Since then, she's mostly known as "Fergie." "We try to keep in touch," he said of her relationship with the group. The members of the group were so impressed by her performance that she became the fourth member of the band. That’s a hard job, and that’s what she really wants to do and we’re here for her … It’s really the way Fergie designed it, so we’re respecting her design. We hope to see this pop diva back on stage sooner than later! In Touch Weekly is part of the A360 Media Entertainment Group.Copyright © A360 Media LLC 2020. By Lisa Respers France, CNN. Don’t phunk with our hearts! Much of the pre-production writing was performed on the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus while on the Black Eyed Peas tour of 2004. “I feel we’re giving birth to a new artist, J. Rey Soul. 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The Black Eyed Peas closed out the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards with their classic hit “I Gotta Feeling,” but something was simply not right. Updated 1426 GMT (2226 HKT) June 23, 2020. People may have thought it was all over for the Black Eyed Peas after Fergie's departure. In August 2017, she released her second solo album Double Dutchess and later that year separated from her husband Josh Duhamel after 10 years of marriage. “We love her, and she’s focusing on being a mom. Will.i.am, Taboo, Fergie and Apl.de.Ap of the Black Eyed Peas … As to why the Peas chose Soul, specifically, to replace Fergie, it seems to be part of their push to adopt a more global style. Although the two haven’t really displayed any affection since Ferg went out on her own, we think it’s safe to say they are on good terms. Will.i.am also noted that between 2003 and 2011, the Black Eyed Peas were even more popular in Latin America and in Spain than they were in the U.S., so it seems likely that the group's more international focus, with Soul front and center, will play well on a global stage throughout the 2020s. As it turns out, though, they were merely going in another direction. Hope you and Axl are doing well.”, Fergie and her former bandmates seem to be the type of pals that don’t talk for months but still wish each other a happy birthday every year. She joined the group, which in addition to Will.i.am included Apl.de.Ap and, The members pursued solo projects, and Fergie went on to host the Fox reality singing competition, "The Four. She knows where we're at! The real reason Rey Soul replaced Fergie in the Black Eyed Peas, © 2020 TheList.com. In 2003, she was invited for a part in The Black Eyed Peas' song "Hey Mama." Remember the summer of 2009? In September 2004, Fergie met an … No wonder they're taking things to the next level by offering her a permanent position instead of having her remain a part-time Pea. Will.i.am, speaking to Billboard about Latin music and culture, calls it "the most creative world right now," and despite being technically an Asian country, the Philippines was under Spanish rule for over 350 years (via NBC News) and thus is considered by many to be part of that Latin world. As it turns out, though, they were merely going in another direction. More recently the song "Mamacita," her collaboration with the Peas and Ozuna, has become the group's latest hit. Fergie congratulated the band on their latest album, Translation, in an Instagram post on June 19, 2020. (CNN)The Black Eyed Peas are back after a decade with a new album, but one member is missing. It's the logical next step after their comeback single, "Ritmo (Bad … For access to all our exclusive celebrity videos and interviews – Subscribe on YouTube! ", Now the Black Eyed Peas have a new female singer, J. Rey Soul, and a new album titled, "Translation.". “[Happea bday] to my brother @taboo sending luv !!”. See Where the 'Married at First Sight' Couples Are Now, These Photos of Kobe Bryant Prove How Much He Loved His Family, Kobe Bryant Was a Family Man and Had 4 Daughters With Wife Vanessa, So Much for That Dress Code! The Black Eyed Peas have finally revealed why Fergie left the group in 2017 — giving fans some much-needed clarity.
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