Stacey Q

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Stacey Q

Born

11/30/1959, Orange County, California

Birth Name

Stacey Lynn Swain

Gender

Female

Also Known As

Stacey Swain
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Stacey Q. is best known for her break out song "Two Of Hearts" which charted at number #3 on The Billboard Music Charts. The single was off her solo album "Better Than Heaven." Her luck grew with another smash single "We Connect." Her Career began when she joined…more

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    • During her time in SSQ she released a song, Screaming In My Pillow, the song was made into 3 different music video's. Because the first video was a PG rating it was allowed on MTV. You could only see the R rating video at midnight on MTV. The other was never shown because of it's expressive material.

    • Stacey attended and graduated from Loara High School in Orange County, California. Loara has hosted many now famous celebs such as Gwen Stefani ( No Doubt, Solo artist), Dana Schoenfeld ( 1972 Olympic Silver Winner), and founder of No Doubt, Eric Stefani.

    • Was apart of the Ringling Brothers in the 60's and 70's before being discovered as a singer.

    • Stacey's Noted that one of her most proudest songs of all is her single off her sophomore album Hard Machine is "Another Chance".

    • As of 2004 Stacey resides in California and is still in the music industry.

    • She has stared in such films as One Man Force and Cavegirl, in One Man Force she preforms the songs " The River" and
      " Another Chance"

    • Stacey has ventured into different record company's releasing some albums which released minor hits. Stacey's 1997 release Boomerang was released on Eno Records. Stacey's Greatest Hits album was released on Thump Records. And her self-titled album Stacey Q, was released on, on the spot records

    • Weird Al Yankovic created an unreleased parody of Stacey's hit "Two of Hearts" called "Two Pop-Tarts".

    • Rumor Has it that Stacey was romantically linked to her producer/band mate John St. James

    • Stacey's Two Of Hearts Could Have Hit Number 1 in 1986, but the problem why it didn't hit number 1 was because she was signed to the labels Atlantic and On The Spot Records. Plus the labels had both released the single at the exact time.

    • For Stacey's albums Hard Machine and Night Like This they had more symbolization then just music they were honors for friends and historic people. The Album,Hard Machine,honored two historic life's Karen Carpenter and Jimi Hendrix. For The Album, Night Like This, she honored her best friend Donny and some say that the track " Goin' Out" honored him.

    • For Stacey's albums Hard Machine and Night Like This they had more symbolization then just music they were honors for friends and historic people. The Album,Hard Machine,honored two historic life's Karen Carpenter and Jimi Hendrix. For The Album, Night Like This, she honored her best friend Donny and some say that the track " Goin' Out" honored him.

    • For Stacey's albums Hard Machine and Night Like This they had more symbolization then just music they were honors for friends and historic people. The Album,Hard Machine,honored two historic life's Karen Carpenter and Jimi Hendrix. For The Album, Night Like This, she honored her best friend Donny and some say that the track " Goin' Out" honored him.

    • For Stacey's 3rd album, Nights Like This, she had another 80's pop group to back her vocals up. Best known for their only hit " It's Raining Men" The Weather Girls backed her up in some tracks.

    • Stacey's character, Cinnamon, was such a phenomena that a barbie doll was to be released her honor.

    • Stacey is sometimes called by her nickname " Shy Girl" ( Her nickname is also a song that charted on the hot 100's at 89#).

    • Her Hits Include:
      " Two Of Hearts" # 3 on the billboard hot one - hundreds charts
      " We Connect" # 23 on the billboard hot one - hundreds
      " I Love You" # 23 on the billboard dance charts
      " Give you all my love" # 16 on the billboard hot one - hundreds
      " Shy Girl" # 89 on the billboard hot one - hundreds
      " We Connect ( Remix)" # 3 on the billboard dance charts
      " Tenderness" # 5 on a unknown chart

    • Protrayed the singer/actress Cinnamon in the hit show " The Facts Of Life" where she sung her two hits " Two Of Hearts" and " We Connect".

    • Stacey has been rumored to bring back another album this one entitled "Stardust" (no release date so far).

    • Stacey Hit Number 1 # In the dance charts with her song "Insecurity" also off her debut album Better Than Heaven.

    • Started in the band 'Q' but changed the name to SSQ when Stacey joined. Note: The SS stands for Stacey Swain.

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  • Stacey Q. These words entitle the greatest singer alive. Her first band was of SSQ. But she went solo, with her band by her side she dazzled the charts with her hit singles ' Two Of Hearts' and " We Connect".moreless

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    Stacey Q. A leader of the 1980's. This woman is a star, forever stayin' in the light. She is my favorite singer, here and always. Her Albums are great! They deserved more enrichment in the 1980's. But she shall never drift away from the hearts of her fans and her music.