Anastacia Trivia

  • Anastacia
    • Famous as : Singer, songwriter
    • Birth Name : Anastacia Lyn Newkirk
    • Birth Date : September 17, 1973
    • Birth Place : Chicago, Illinois, USA
    • Spouse : Wayne Newton (her bodyguard, since 21-Apr-07)
    • Claim to Fame : Single "I'm Outta Love" (2000)


  • Went to her prom night with actor Malcolm-Jamal Warner.
  • Has willingly taken part in an AIDS benefit concert called 46664 at Green Point Stadium in Cape Town, South Africa, on November 29, 2003.
  • Showed up on "The Magic Hour," which is Magic Johnson's short-lived talk show, during one of his audience talent showcases.
  • Always wears glasses that have become her trademark and this is somewhat ironic because every businessperson she met had suggested her to wear contact lenses.
  • Due to her Crohn's Disease, she had to remove a segment of her small intestine and as a result got the scar of the operation on her lower abdomen.
  • Used to apply a combination of Hanae Mori and China Rain perfumes for a long time.
  • Was the classmate of Christian Slater and late River Phoenix.
  • Took participation in singing "What More Can I Give" along with Michael Jackson, Faith Evans, Mariah Carey, NSYNC, and other top artists for United We Stand Sept. 11 benefit concert in Washington DC held on October 21, 2001.
  • Participated on the fourth annual Women Rock! Songs From The Movies breast cancer awareness benefit held on October 23, 2003, alongside Dolly Parton.
  • Found out that she had breast cancer while preparing for breast reduction surgery due to orthopedic reasons.
  • Was featured in VH1's Divas Live in 2002 together with Shakira, Cher and Mary J. Blige.
  • Appeared in a series of Dr. Pepper commercials with Cyndi Lauper.
  • Suffered from insomnia and was helped to overcome the problem by her sister.
  • One of her main producers named Sam Watters is a former member of the R&B quartet, Color Me Badd.
  • Despite her defeat on "The Cut," she, along with fellow non-winner Christian rapper T-Bone, ironically is the most successful contestant from the show.
  • Her favorite movie is "Pretty Woman" (1990).
  • Her favorite drinks are Sambuca, Baileys, and red wine.
  • Has two tattoos which are an ankh, the Egyptian symbol of eternal life, surrounded by the sun on her back and the word "Forever" near her shoulders.
  • Her nickname is Stacey.
  • Likes to eat Asian food, McVitie's chocolate cookies, and Doritos in cheese flavor.
  • Seems to have a fondness for butterflies as she wears them in her hair and mentions them often in her lyrics.
  • Her name means "She who will rise again" in Greek.