Fergie is an American hip hop singer, songwriter and a member of The Black Eyed Peas with whom she has achieved charting success worldwide. She was a member of the children's television series Kids Incorporated and the girl group Wild Orchid. Her debut solo album spawned five Billboard Hot 100 top five singles, three of which went to number one.
Having left Wild Orchid in 2001, she joined The Black Eyed Peas. With The Black Eyed Peas, she enjoyed a series of hits and albums before releasing her debut album The Dutchess, in September 2006 to success. The Black Eyed Peas enjoyed further success with the release of their third album with Ferguson and they attained their first string of Billboard Hot 100 number one songs. She began touring in 2009/2010 with her group and the group released the album The Beginning which featured three singles. Her five solo singles and six singles with the Black Eyed Peas have reached two million downloads in the United States.