How Stripped Helped Christina Aguilera Reign Supreme Over Britney
: January 12, 2014
Ever since they burst onto the pop scene in 1999, the press have continued to contrive a feud between former Mickey Mouse Club colleagues Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears. And ...
Album Review: Christina Aguilera ‘Lotus’
: November 18, 2012
Who would have thought that Christina Aguilera would put out one of the best pop collections of the year? No, really; I mean it. I posted it on my Facebook and everything, and nobo ...
All 4 Coaches on The Voice Return for Season 2
: July 01, 2011
An announcement from NBC has confirmed all four coaches of “The Voice” will be returning for the show's second season.
So yes you can expect Adam Levine to wear more tight s ...
Christina Aguilera to be a Coach on New NBC Reality Show ‘The Voice’
: March 02, 2011
Christina Aguilera will be one of the three coaches on the new reality show on NBC called “The Voice”.
This announcement was made just one day following Aguilera’s arrest ...
Christina Aguilera Cancels Summer Tour
: May 27, 2010
Christina Aguilera’s upcoming 20-city summer tour which should kick off in July 15 in Uncasville, CT was canceled due to the artist’s tightly knit schedule which leaves no time ...
Christina Aguilera Surfaces for ‘Bionic’ Tour
: May 14, 2010
Pop sensation Christina Aguilera will be getting back on stage this summer as she begins her world tour for her upcoming album, “Bionic”.
The twenty-city North American leg ...
christina aguilera Biography
Christina Aguilera, the American singer and actress, was born on December 18, 1980 in Wexford Pennsylvania. In 1990 Aguilera made her first appearance on national televisions as a Star Search contestant. From 1993 to 1994 she starred in The Mickey Mouse Club, a Disney Channel television series. In 1998 Aguilera recorded the theme song Reflection for the animated movie Mulan and then signed with RCA Records.
Aguilera rose to prominence in 1999 after the release of her debut set Christina Aguilera. The set was commercially successful and spawned three No. 1 singles on Billboard's Hot 100 chart- Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You), What a Girl Wants, and Genie in a Bottle. Her second album and debut Latin-pop set Mi Reflejo was released in 2000 along with My Kind of Christmas. She also was involved in several collaborations which helped to bring Aguilera even more worldwide success.
However, having a lack of input into her image and music displeased Aguilera. She parted from her management and took over creative control of Stripped, her fourth album released in 2002. The second single off the set, Beautiful, was commercially successful and helped the commercial performance of the album amid the controversy surrounding Aguilera's image. In 2006 she released Back to Basics, a jazz, blues and soul inspired album, which received positive critical acclaim. In 2010 Aguilera releaseddBionic, her sixth album, which incorporated synthopop, electropop and R&B.
In addition to her music, Aguilera also devotes time to world issues, human rights and charities. She is the World Food Programme's UN ambassador. In 2010 Aguilera had her debut in a feature film when she appeared in Burlesque. She was nominated for the Golden Globe's Best Original Song award. Aguilera has won one Latin Grammy Award and four Grammy Awards. She was the 2000s decade second best selling single artist, trailing only Madonna. Aguilera has sold almost 50 million worldwide albums, ranking her among the all-time top selling music artists.