Joel Philip “Phil” Stacey (born January 21, 1978) is an American singer who first gained national attention on season 6 of the television talent show American Idol. After being eliminated from the competition on May 2, 2007,
Life and career
Stacey was born in Harlan County, Kentucky. His mother, Adrell Horn, was born in Madison County, Kentucky and works as a nurse in Smyrna, Tennessee.His father, Gary Stacey, is a Church of God (Cleveland) minister who pastors a church. Both of Stacey’s grandfathers, Carlie Horn and E.T. Stacey, were also Church of God pastors.