The voice of a new generationHow old Christina Aguilera became engaged in music ? With whom she met on the TV show ` Club Mickey Mausa` ? Due to some interest in the cartoon Christina company `RCA Records`? Why the singer `s debut album was, according to critics, the best pop-album of 1999? Which clip Aguilera brought fame worldwide and cemented her status flamboyant singer ? Why is the album `Stripped` became the subject of controversy and debate among the critics ? How unsuccessful projects the end of the 2000s affected the singer`s career? Who now lives Christina Aguilera, and what is the secret of its success ?
early yearsUnlike most contemporary stars, Christina Aguilera has had success early on. But most importantly - she managed to stay on top of musical Olympus. The reason for the huge popularity of the singer is simple - with a unique voice, it does not stand still and is constantly being improved, repeatedly surprising the fans and the entire world community. Christina Maria Aguilera was born in New York on 18 December 1980. Her father, who was born in Ecuador, he served in the US Armed Forces. Mother, Irish by birth, was a professional pianist and violinist and played in `
Youth Symphony Orchestra`. Besides Christina `s parents brought her younger daughter Rachel.
According to the singer ,the name she received in honor of the Queen of Sweden. When Aguilera was 7 years old, her parents divorced, and she and her mother and younger sister moved to a suburb of Pittsburgh. The girl grew up in tvorcheskoyatmosfere and knew that would be a famous singer from an early age. First on her musical talent drew the attention of the grandmother. She began to walk with her granddaughter to the shops and buy a recording of the great blues artists. House Christine sang these songs at karaoke.
In 8 years, Aguilera performed at the Junior Song Contest, with the song `The Greatest Love of All` legendary Whitney Houston. The jury awarded her second place, which was the first big success in the career of the singer. Three years later, Christina was invited to a sports game in Pittsburgh that she sang the national anthem. And then onastala party TV show ` Club Mickey Mausa`.
From that moment he began a musical career of Christina Aguilera. On the TV show, she met with a number of future stars of stage and film: Justin Timberlake, Jessica Simpson,JC Chasez. Due to the permanent employment Christine even had to drop out of school, which was then she graduated as an external student.
In 1998, Christina Aguilera, whose popularity is already growing, was invited to voice a song for the cartoon `Reflection` ` Mulan`. To the surprise of producers composition won a great success and was nominated for ` Golden globus`. Christine was in the spotlight, and the company `RCA Records` did not miss the chance to enter into the contract.
One year later, 18 -year-old Aguilera released her debut album `Christina Aguilera` (1999). The first single of the singer was a huge success ,whereupon her album in the US alone sold over 8 million copies. Global sales reached record 17 million copies, making it 10 times platinum.
In addition to the strong vocal critics noted the unusual arrangements and high quality material. According to experts, in 1999 in the genre of poperror status: 400And released in the same year the singles `I Turn To You` and ` Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You) ` blew all the world charts.
Gradually, Christine moved to his dream, becoming bolder and bolder. In 2001, along with Lil `Kim, Maya and Pink, she recorded a cover of Labelle `Lady Marmalade` for the film ` Moulin Ruzh`. The singer appeared before the audience in the form of calling and aggressive predator. Shocking and utterly insane clip `Lady Marmalade` collected many awards around the world, and even in the Netherlands was named the best video of the year.
At the surprises were not over. In 2002 he released a new single Aguilera
`Dirrty` - rhythm end-blues song on the background of pulsating rap, plunged many into confusion. Behind it - incredibly sensual ballad `Beautiful`, affecting some teenage problems. Finally, the full-length album `Stripped` (2002), which received notoriety. The subject of discussion and debate gained momentum sexy image of the singerWhich however had no effect on its popularity. The album went four times platinum, topping the charts in many countries.
Shocking and unpredictable actions become the hallmark of Christina Aguilera. In 2002 pevitsasnyalas nude for the magazine `Rolling Stone`, a year later repainted a brunette, and then took off all the piercings ,as if hinting that the image of ` bad devochki` finished. The same thing happened with the works of Aguilera. In 2006 she released a completely atypical for itself album `Back to Basics`, rich jazz, blues, soul, and age-old bandstand. Critics predicted his failure, but the album has gained immense popularity ,returning students interest in music 20-40 - ies.
Recent work and personal life
After the overwhelming success of `Back to Basics` in the career of Christina Aguilera has been a slight decline. In 2008 he published a collection of her hits `Keeps Gettin` Better: A Decade of Hits`, and two years later the fourth studio album ` Bionic` (2010). The new CD Popstar has not had much commercial success and for the first time did not receive a nomination for ` Gremmi`.
The same fate befell the following work Aguilera - the album `Lotus` (2012) . Total has sold about 250 thousand copies of the album, making it one of the flops in the singer`s career. All of a sudden popstar stopped advertising company `Lotus` and disappeared from public view. About her nothing was heard six months. When
Aguilera appeared in public, it immediately demonstrated its new body. According to the singer, she was able to lose 10 kilos.
Despite the slight decline in his career, Christina Aguilera`s popularity never fell. In 2014, a group `A Great Big World` reissued the song ` Say Something`, recorded together with Aguilera. The composition became platinum and reached the 4th place in the American charts. In February 2015, `A Great Big World` and Christina Aguilera got ` Gremmi` for Best Pop Performance by a Duo.
Life PopStar has always been a focus of the journalists. In 2005
Aguilera married a marketer and producer Jordan Bretman. Three years later, the couple had a son Max Layron. The family looked strong and happy, but in five years, Jordan and Christina separated. In 2010, Aguilera began dating Matthew Rattler ,with whom he still lives. In August
In 2014 she gave birth to a daughter, Summer Rain.
Christina Aguilera has achieved success in the world of fashion and cinema, but its priority has always been and there will be music. She deserved called a new generation of voice and compare with the legendary Whitney Houston and Mariah Carey. Christina does not know the secret of its success. according to