Christina Aguilera is one of the most famous American singers, often dubbed The Princess of Pop. She has released numerous albums which were commercially successful as well as highly acclaimed. She drew from many musical styles such as funk, soul, Latin and rock and she also won a Grammy Award for the Best Female Pop Performance for her hit single Beautiful.
Christina Aguilera Net Worth - $130 Million
Birth Name - Christina María Aguilera
Date of birth - December 18, 1980
Zodiac Sign - Sagittarius
Birth Place - Staten Island, New York, U.S.
Nationality - American
Height - 5′ 2″
Profession - Record producer, TV Personality, Entrepreneur, Singer-songwriter, Film producer, Music Video Director, Personal stylist, Philanthropist, Actor, Dancer, Model, Music artist
She was born Christina Maria Aguilera in Staten Island, New York in 1980. He father was an United States Army soldier while her mother was a musician which played a major role on Christina’s later career. Due to her father’s job in the army, the family had to relocate often, so young Christina spent her childhood in Texas, New Jersey, New York as well as Japan.
Aguilera later stated that her father was abusive both emotionally and physically which caused a lot of tension in the family. Aguilera would retreat in music and practice singing for hours.
When she was just 8 years old she performed I Wanna Dance with Somebody by Whitney Houston at a local talent show which earned her the top prize. In 1991 she auditioned for the Mickey Mouse Club but due to the fact that she was younger that the requirements stated, she had to wait for two years before being accepted. She would appear in the show until 1994, which would boost her popularity.
By the end of the 90s she had signed a contract with RCA Records and she released her debut album Reflection in 1999. The album would became an instant success commercially and it gained the 1st position in the Billboard 200 charts. The album sold in over 8 million copies in the United States alone and in more than 17 million copies worldwide. Hit singles such as Genie in a Bottle or What a Girl Wants held the top positions in charts for a long time.
Aguilera would release several other albums which also were also met with enthusiasm. Albums such as Stripped, Back to Basics and Lotus redefined her styles and she became a prominent voice in the pop music world. Her performance of the hit single Beautiful earned her a Grammy Award. Aguilera has often been considered a pop icon and several magazines even called her The Princess of Pop.
She also appeared in the Rolling Stones 100 Greatest Singers of all Time list as well as in the top 100 most influential people in the world list by the Time magazine. The Christina Aguilera net worth is around 130 million dollars, with promising potential for the future.