Fergie Frederiksen is probably best known for scoring three hit singles in three consecutive years with three different bands: (Survivor's "American Heartbeat" in 1982, Le Roux's "Carrie's Gone" in 1983, and Toto's "Stranger in Town" in 1984,) now the singer has been diagnosed with inoperable cancer.
Here is some information from his Myspace about an upcoming benefit concert: "Friends Forever for Fergie Frederiksen" benefit concert being held Sunday July 18th at Bayview Event Center on Lake Minnetonka, MN. Recently, Fergie, a father of two and friend of many, was diagnosed with inoperable life threatening cancer.
Fergie, the former lead singer of the group Toto will be joined by his dear friends, Ligertwood, former lead singer of Santana and Jimi Jamison, former lead voice of Survivor with the band Headliner for a concert with All Proceeds going to the Fergie Frederiksen Family Fund.
Sunday July 18th, 2010
Doors open at 6 pm for cocktails, silent auction and
meet/greet Concert begins at 7 pm with Frederiksen, Ligertwood and Jamison with the group Headliner playing all of the 80's classics.
Tables of 10 are available for $250 (8)-VIP $350 (4) contact Mike at 612-386-0082 with first come-first served-best available
Admission tickets are available for $20 and are available on E BAY here