He once attended Liberty University as a distance learning student.
His older daughter, Chloe, has a stuffed cow that she named 'Simon Cow.'
Phil Stacey was eliminated from American Idol season 6 on May 2, 2007 (5th/6th place.)
Phil has a wife named Kendra, two daughters named Chloe and McKayla and his father Gary Stacey.
List of Songs Sung On American Idol:
February 20, 2007 - I Could Not Ask for More by Edwin McCain
February 27, 2007 - I Ain't Missing You by John Waite
March 6, 2007 - I Need You by LeAnn Rimes
March 13, 2007 - I'm Gonna Make You Love Me by The Supremes
March 20, 2007 - Tobacco Road by The Nashville Teens
March 27, 2007 - Every Breath You Take by The Police
April 3, 2007 - Night and Day by Cole Porter
April 10, 2007 - Maria, Maria by Carlos Santana & The Product G&B
April 17, 2007 - Where the Blacktop Ends by Keith Urban
April 24, 2007 - The Change by Garth Brooks
May 1, 2007 - Blaze of Glory by Bon Jovi
May 2, 2007 - Blaze of Glory by Bon Jovi (Eliminated)
If Phil wins American Idol, he will first thank God.
The toughest obstacle in Phil's life is making it through round one of American Idol.
Phil's heroes in life are his parents and his in-laws.
During Phil's American Idol audition, Simon told him that he couldn't start songs well.
For his Memphis audition, Phil sang "My Girl" by The Temptations.
Phil's lucky charm is a trophy with a guy singing that looked like him.
American Idol has changed his life in the way that, he is now exercising to look better on TV.
In high school, someone stole a car from Phil at gunpoint.
Phil's favorite judge is Randy because Randy was the first one to believe in him.
Phil's definition of an American Idol is, "someone from the U.S. whom people idolize. I guess technically they could be from South America or Canada, too."
If Phil couldn't sing, he would like to be able to produce records well.
The proudest moment in Phil's life was getting married to his wife and meeting his children.
The most embarrassing moment in Phil's life is when he sang at the U.T.K. Arena for 25,000 people and forgot the lyrics on stage.
Before performing, Phil asks God to help him do his best.
His number for auditioning on American Idol is 51815.
Phil's American idol is his wife, Kendra because she is hot.
Phil is very musically diverse; he likes all types of music.
His life goals are to be a good father and husband. He would also want to get a PhD, so that people will call him Dr. Phil.
If Phil does not win American Idol, he has nothing planned yet, but he jokingly says "Probably just curl up in a big ball and cry myself to sleep."
Besides singing, Phil is also talented in drawing, playing the guitar, bass, piano and the drums. He is also talented in writing and producing songs.
Phil has had formal singing training in college.
He started singing as soon as his parents could let him sing in church.
His favorite female artists are Vienna Teng, Sheryl Crow, Anastasia and Paula Abdul.
His favorite male artists are Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Prince, Sting, Michael Jackson, Timberlake, Robbie Williams, James Taylor and Sir Paul McCartney.
Phil: I don't think I could've gone out on a better note unless I actually won the deal.
Gary Stacey (father. On Phil missing the birth of his daughter): He heard McKayla crying in the background, and it just tore him up.