CeCe Frey

 

Biography

CeCe Frey is a pharmacy postal room employee. She's been singing since she was five and has always had her mother's support. The singer has performed in musicals, contests and talent shows.

CeCe Frey also had a band, VolHolla! which went on tour and released an EP.

Named after the patron saint of music, St. Cecilia, she got her nickname from Bette Midler's character in Beaches.
 

Place of Birth

Decatur, IL
 

Birth Name

CeCelia Marie Frey
 

Gender

Female
 

Fun Facts

CeCe who joined The X Factor season 2 by auditioning in Kansas City. She calls herself “Miss X to the O" and created a strong and distinct image , thanks to the leopard print on her face. After surviving boot camp, she made it to the Top 16 as part of Demi Lovato's young adults group.

In the first live show, CeCe Frey performed "Because The Night" by Patti Smith. That was almost the beginning of the end as the next night CeCe had to be saved and sang "Out Here on My Own.

The following week CeCe performed "Eye of the Tiger" and again needed to be saved by the judges and sang "Haven't Seen the Last of Me" by Cher.

CeCe Frey got her diva on the following week by performing Celine Dion's "All By Myself." It was this performance that put her up in the voter rankings at number 5.

The next week CeCe recognized her older sister who had passed and sang "Wind Beneath My Wings."L.A. Reid told her the emotion was genuine Unfortunately it wasn't enough to keep her from yet another save. She sang Kelly Clarkson's "Because of You."

"Lady Marmalade"was enough to bounce back as the Top 8 performed.

The following weekCeCe performed two songs, Lady Gaga's "The Edge of Glory" and America's choice, Katy Perry's "Part of Me." This time America sent her home without a chance of a save.

Look back at CeCe Frey's time on The X Factor season 2.
 

Filmography

 

Nickname

CeCe
 

Quotes

"Where I come from, you have to put in a hard, honest days work to make a living. And I think that mindset will be why I succeed. I have a drive and a passion for this that very few people have when it comes to trying to accomplish something seemingly impossible." -CeCe