In September 1998, they released their second album, Oxygen, which was a commercial failure, only selling 200,000 copies worldwide.From June 16 to August 28, 1999, they opened for Cher's Do You Believe?
They eventually signed a music publishing deal with Sony Publishing before signing a record contract with RCA Records in 1994.
In April 2007, she gave an interview in which she admitted that she went on a sex and drugs spree when she turned eighteen, saying: "I have had lesbian experiences in the past.
She later had supporting roles in 2007's Grindhouse and the 2009 musical film Nine.
Fergie and other members of the cast of Nine received a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture nomination for their performance in that film. D ("The Energy Never Dies"), was released on June 9, 2009.
In a positive review of The Black Eyed Peas' new-found style, Rolling Stone noted that since 2002, when the group "hired a blond bombshell named Stacy 'Fergie' Ferguson and gave up their pursuit of backpack-rapper cred, they have made a kind of spiritual practice of recording futuristic songs – a total aesthetic commitment that extends from their garish wardrobes to their United Colors of Benetton worldview." From Elephunk came "Where is the Love?