Christina Aguilera
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Christina Aguilera

Singer + Songwriter + Actress
Female
Born Dec 18, 1980

Christina María Aguilera is an American singer-songwriter, television personality, and actress. Born in Staten Island, New York, she first appeared on national television as a contestant on Star Search in early 1990, and later starred in The Mickey Mouse Club from 1993 to 1994. After recording "Reflection", the theme song for the animated film Mulan (1998), Aguilera signed with RCA Records.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Christina Aguilera.

CHILDHOOD

1980 Birth Christina María Aguilera was born in Staten Island, New York on December 18, 1980, to Shelly Loraine (née Fidler), a musician, and Fausto Xavier Aguilera, a United States Army soldier. … Read More
1990 9 Years Old In 1990, she appeared on Star Search singing "A Sunday Kind of Love", and was eliminated during the semi-final rounds. … Read More
1991 10 Years Old In 1991, Aguilera auditioned for a position on The Mickey Mouse Club, although she did not meet its age requirements.

TEENAGE

1994 13 Years Old She joined the television series two years later, where she performed musical numbers and sketch comedy until its cancellation in 1994. … Read More
1998 17 Years Old …  After recording "Reflection", the theme for Disney's 1998 film Mulan, Aguilera signed with RCA Records and rose to prominence with her 1999 teen pop self-titled debut album. … Read More
1999 18 Years Old 1 More Event
Aguilera signed a recording contract with RCA Records after recording "Reflection", and the label quickly began coordinating her self-titled debut album, which was released on August 24, 1999. … Read More
During the Super Bowl XXXIV halftime show in January 2000, Aguilera and Enrique Iglesias performed "Celebrate the Future Hand in Hand". … Read More

TWENTIES

2001 - 2002 4 More Events
…  That June, Aguilera co-headlined the Justified and Stripped Tour alongside Justin Timberlake before embarking on her solo The Stripped Tour later in 2003.
The song earned Aguilera the Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance at the 46th Annual Grammy Awards in 2004.
2005 24 Years Old 1 More Event
After dating for more than two years, Aguilera became engaged to music marketing executive Jordan Bratman in February 2005. The couple married on November 19, 2005 at an estate in Napa County, California.
In 2006, Aguilera contributed vocals to a cover of Leon Russell's "A Song for You" by Herbie Hancock, which was included on Hancock's album Possibilities and earned Aguilera a nomination for the Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals at the 48th Annual Grammy Awards in 2006. She later described her fifth studio album, Back to Basics, as "a throwback to the 20s, 30s, and 40s-style jazz, blues, and feel-good soul music, but with a modern twist". The double album was released in August 2006 and debuted atop the charts of thirteen countries, including the United Kingdom, Canada, Japan, Germany, Australia, Ireland, Switzerland, Austria and the Netherlands. … Read More
The track won the Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance at the 49th Annual Grammy Awards in 2007, where Aguilera performed a rendition of "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" in tribute of its original artist James Brown.
In January 2008, Aguilera gave birth to her first child, a son. … Read More
2009 28 Years Old In December 2009, Billboard ranked Aguilera the twentieth most successful artist and the twenty-sixth most successful Billboard Hot 100 artist of the 2000s. … Read More
Having separated in September, Aguilera filed for divorce from Bratman in October 2010, requesting joint legal and physical custody of their son Max. After reaching a private settlement and custody deal, their divorce was finalized on April 15, 2011.

THIRTIES

2011 30 Years Old From April 2011 through December 2012, Aguilera served as a coach on the television series The Voice for its three first seasons. … Read More
In March 2012, Aguilera released the Spanish-language track "Casa de Mi Padre" as the title song for the soundtrack and film of the same name. … Read More
2013 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In January 2013, Aguilera was featured on Pitbull's single "Feel This Moment", which peaked at number eight on the Billboard Hot 100. … Read More
In January 2014, Aguilera was featured on a remix version of Lady Gaga's single "Do What U Want".
In January 2015, Aguilera confirmed to Extra that she was working alongside The Voice co-star Pharrell Williams on her album, stating: "I just have to make sure it's right, and it's genuine and it's heartfelt, and I'm very excited to pour my heart out into this record fully. … Read More
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