Stacy Francis
Names Stacy Francis
Age(s) 44
Hometown Brooklyn, New York
Category Over 30s
Mentor Nicole Scherzinger
Elimination Information
Place 10th Place
Stacy Francis (born April 16, 1969) is a single mother from Brooklyn, New York, and currently lives in Los Angeles, California. At the beginning of bootcamp, she revealed that her father had just passed away. Francis has previous experience on Broadway, performed for Tom Cruise at his 40th birthday party, has had a solo album out and released several albums whilst previously signed by Reprise Records as part of a girl band called Ex-Girlfriend. Francis was eliminated on November 17 after landing in the bottom two with Astro, with only her mentor, Nicole Scherzinger, voting in her favor, therefore taking 11th place. Francis has also made some appearances in some TV series in the past, including the pilot episode of Phil of the Future, Third Watch, The Parkers, and Half & Half. Francis is the daughter of an Italian American father and an African American mother.

X Factor PerformancesEdit

Performance Theme Song Result
Audition Free Choice "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman" Through to Bootcamp
Bootcamp 1 Judge's Choice "A Song for You" Advanced
Bootcamp 2 Judge's Choice "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" Advanced
Bootcamp 3 Free Choice "Summertime" Through to Judges' Houses
Judges' Houses Solo "Purple Rain" Through to Live Shows
Week 1 Judge's Choice "One More Try" Saved by Nicole Scherzinger
Week 2 Judge's Choice "Up to the Mountain" Safe
Week 3 Songs from Movies "Queen of the Night" Safe
Week 4 Rock "It's All Coming Back to Me Now" Bottom Two
Final Showdown (Week 4) N/A "Amazing Grace" Eliminated by Judge's Vote

Post X-FactorEdit

Since her time on the show, Francis has been busy raising her two children and working on her music. On May 29, 2012, she released her verison of the Prince classic "Purple Rain", which she had performed during the judges' home part of the competition.



  • "Purple Rain" (2012)


  • After the shocking display of attitude by Astro in the final showdown up against Stacy, she was still voted off by the judges.
  • When she arrived at Boot Camp she had just found out that her father passed away. She missed his funeral to stay at The X Factor.