Christina Aguilera Biography
|Popular Name:||Christina Aguilera|
|Birth Name:||Christina Maria Aguilera|
|Birth Date:||18 December 1980|
|Birth Place:||New York, U.S.|
|Spouse(name):||Jordan Bratman (2005-2011)|
|Children:||2 — Max Bratman, Summer Rain Rutler|
|Years active:||1992 till date|
|Net Worth:||$120 Million|
|Last Updated:||March 2020|
Christina Aguilera is a singer, actress and television personality from New York in America who has earned for herself a star on the Hollywood walk of fame, one Latin Grammy Award, and five Grammy Awards. She ranked 58th on Rolling Stone’s 2008 list of 100 Greatest Singers of All Time. In 2013, she was an inclusion in Time’s annual list of the 100 most-influential people in the world, and with estimated sales of more than 75 million records, Christina Aguilera net worth 2020 presents her as one of the best-selling music artists in the world.
Christina María Aguilera was born on December 18, 1980 in New York City, the United States to Fausto Xavier Aguilera and pianist Shelly Loraine. Her father’s occupation in the US army meant that her family had to move around quite often. When she was just 6 years old, her parents separated due to her father’s abusive behavior towards her mother, prompting her to move and live with her mother and maternal grandmother in Pennsylvania.
She has four siblings namely, Casey Kearns, Michael Kearns, Rachel Aguilera, and Stephanie Kearns.
Christina studied in Rochester Area School District and and also Marshall Middle School, Wexford. In both schools she was often bullied due to her singing talent and also for having appeared on television.
Professional Life & Career
When Christina was 13 years old, she participated in the “Mickey Mouse Club” competition with other big names like Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears and Ryan Gosling. With the little experience gained, she recorded her first song with a Japanese singer which they titled “All I Wanna Do”. When she turned 18, she auditioned for the soundtrack of the movie ‘Mulan’. She recorded the song “Reflection” and got the attention of RCA Records, and she signed a record deal with the label. In 1999 at age 19, she released her debut album “Christina Aguilera”, and this was the birth of Christina Aguilera net worth. Her album contained hit singles like ‘”What a Girl Want” and “Genie in a Bottle”, making her gain media attention and her fan base began to grow.
The following year, she was selected to perform with Latin singer Enrique Iglesias at Superbowl XXXIV. Her next album was a Spanish themed Latin-pop album ‘Mi Reflejo’ which contained the hit single ‘Nobody Wants to be Lonely’. This album was a big commercial success which sold many copies in many parts of the world. “Stripped” was the title of her fourth studio album which was released in 2002. Her fifth studio album ‘Back to Basics’ soon followed in 2006 by the time she had gained popularity and recognition internationally. In 2010, her sixth studio album called ‘Bionic’ was released, for which she collaborated with artists Nicki Minaj, Peaches, etc. Despite gaining success in the past, her seventh album “Lotus” released in 2012 received mixed reviews and failed to do very well commercially. It didn’t discourage her anyway as she made a lot of fortune from the sales of her eighth album “Liberation”.
Being multi-talented, another thing that has also added great value to Christina Aguilera net worth is her salaries earned from acting roles in movies. In the year 2010, she made her television debut when she took up acting roles in the musical film “Burlesque”. It was followed by two more films – “The Emoji Movie” in 2017, and “Zoe” in 2018.
Albums of Christina Aguilera
Speaking of albums, profits realized from the sales of her studio albums, numbering eight so far is a major constituent of Christina Aguilera net worth. Her albums include the following:
- Christina Aguilera (1999)
- Mi Reflejo (2000)
- My Kind of Christmas (2000)
- Stripped (2002)
- Back to Basics (2006)
- Bionic (2010)
- Lotus (2012)
- Liberation (2018)
Awards & Achievements
Her singing skills and dominance since her debut in the music industry has earned Christina Aguilera many awards and nominations, and several accolades. Along with estimated sales of more than 75 million records, Christina Aguilera boasts as one of the -best-selling artists in the world, as well as —
- A star on the Hollywood walk of fame
- One Latin Grammy Award
- Five Grammy Awards
- ALMA Award
- Female Artist of the Year
- A Billboard Music Award
- Blockbuster Entertainment Awards
- Her wax figure installed at Madame Tussauds in London
Personal Life & Legacy
Christina Aguilera got married to record producer Jordan Bratman in 2005. Three years later, they had a son Max Liron Bratman. The husband and wife decided to go separate years in 2010. Although they never got an official divorce, they have been separated for years. In the same year of their separation, the singer got hooked to her production assistant Matthew Rutier who is five years her junior. They’re currently engaged and making plans for their wedding as at the time of this writing.
The 39-years-old is 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighs just 50Kg. She wears her natural blonde color hair while her eyes are blue in color.
Christina Aguilera Net Worth
A successful career in music has enabled Christina Aguilera net worth rank her 19th on Forbes list of The 20 Richest Women In Entertainment. She is one of the wealthiest musicians in the planet due to the enormous sum of money this woman has made in her showbiz career. A good part of it has come from royalties of her millions of her album sales, and live concert tours around the globe. Her lucrative endorsement deals with Verizon, Pepsi, Virgin Mobile, Proctor & Gamble, and several others valued at millions of dollars have also contributed to Christina Aguilera net worth.
As for her assets, Christina Aguilera owns a Beverly Hills home valued at $14 million, while expensive cars like a Rolls Royce Phantom worth $550,000, a Ford Lincoln Town, and a Range Rover priced at $80,000 adorn her garage.
Through her efforts both in and out of studios, Christina Aguilera has accumulated a total net worth of $160 million.