Anastacia bares a scar on her stomach from when her small intestine was removed as a child.
Anastacia appeared on Divas in 2001 alongside Caline Dion, Cher, Shakira, Dixie Chicks and Meredith Brooks.
She sang "One day in your life", "Shook me all night long" with Celine Dion and Jailhouse Rock for the Elvis tribute
Anastacia was born in Chicago, Illinois and then her family moved and she was raised in New York City, New York.
In October 2006, Anastacia got engaged to her bodyguard Wayne Newton. Wayne left his girlfriend who's also the mother of his two children, to be with her.
Anastacia was nicknamed "Stage" by her grandmother who knew she would be a star someday.
Anastacia's favorite cookies are McVitie's chocolate digestives.
Anastacia's sister Shawn is a massage therapist and nutrionist and often helps her with her sleep troubles.
Anastacia's natural hair color is blonde.
Anastacia's favorite snacks are Cheese Doritos.
Anastacia occasionally suffers from insomnia.
Anastacia's favorite food is Asian.
Anastacia's favorite movie is Pretty Woman.
Anastacia's favorite drinks are Sambuca and Bailey's on the rocks and red wine.
As of 2006, Anastacia lives in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Anastacia's album Anastacia was certified platinumin the UK, making it the sixth biggest selling album of 2004 (with 1.2 million sails).
Anastacia released her debut album, Not That Kind, in 2000.
Anastacia was raised in New York.
Anastacia graduated from the Professional Children's School of Manhattan.
Anastacia was a classmate of River Phoenix.
Anastacia's nickname is Stacey.
Anastacia's glasses are her trade mark.
Anastacia has invented her own style of music SPROCK, which is a mixture of soul, pop, and rock.
Anastacia has two tattoos, one is on her lower back which means eternal life the other is between her shoulder blades and means forever.
Anastacia's mother was a Broadway actress and father was a singer on the East Coast.
Anastacia had a seven-year relationship with actor Shawn Woods ended in 2001.
Anastacia battled breast cancer.
Anastacia appeared as a background dancer in the music videos Everybody Get Up and Twist And Shout by Salt'n'Pepa.
Anastacia was a former dancer on Club MTV.
Anastacia's height is 5'3" (1.60 m).
Anastacia (on the most rocking thing she's done): I filled my tour manager's bed with whipped cream, yogurt and tampons...but I'm so un-rock n roll I even cleaned it up.
Anastacia: The last time I was in London, I had to go and have my kitty cat waxed, if you get my drift. So I wandered into this salon and a Chinese girl told me to take everything off and get on the couch. So I'm naked and in the child bearing position and she's down there about two inches from my kitty cat when suddenly her eyes peek up over the top of it and she says 'You know what? You kinda look like the "Not that kinda girl" woman'. I nearly fell off the couch! I mean, exactly what part of me down there reminded her I was a singer?
Anastacia: I'm a fighter by nature and nothing will ever change that.
Anastacia: Once someone asked me three words that best describe me and I said 'Loud, Louder, and Loudest'!