Christina Maria Aguilera was born on December 18, 1980, and is a well-known American singer, producer, songwriter, and occasional movie actress. Born to parents Jim, a military father of Ecuadorian descent, and Shelly, an Irish professional violinist/pianist in Staten Island, New York, she was always known as the girl with the ‘big voice’ since she was a young girl. She always harped aspirations to be a singer since childhood and grew up with four siblings, Casey, Rachel, Stephanie, and Michael. Christina Aguilera is a bilingual singer and in 1999, she had her first breakthrough hit, ‘Genie in a bottle’ and her debut album managed to sell more than 250,000 copies within one week of being released. She has also been a recipient to six Grammys, including one Latin Grammy, and several more Grammy and MTV VMAs’ nominations. She also had endorsed various products ranging from MAC cosmetics, Versace, Mercedes, Fetish Cosmetics, Virgin Mobile and Xpose perfume amongst others. She does a whole lot of philanthropic work as well including donating $200,000 to the Women’s Center and the domestic abuse Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh in Oakland.
Her musical influences included the likes of Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston and Janet Jackson. Due to her childhood dreams, she entered the ‘Star Search’ completion and got rejected at that time. However she never gave up and at the age of 12, she finally got selected and landed a spot on The Mickey Mouse club as ‘Mousketeer’. She was cast along with fellow musicians J.C. Chasez, Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, and Keri Russell.
After Mickey Mouse Club got over, she got a chance to travel to Japan where she and local Japanese star, Keizo Nakanishi recorded a duet which was well received by the Japanese media and people. At the tender age of 15, she sent a demo tape to Disney for the animated film ‘Mulan’, which was selected and later nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Original Song in a Motion Picture.
In 1999, here breakthrough hit, ‘Genie in a bottle’ propelled her to instant stardom virtually overnight. She managed to make millions of fans owing to her diverse music style ranging from R&B to Dance and won a Grammy for best new female artist despite having only one hit single under her belt. Christina Aguilera even showed off her willingness to work with other Divas by doing a single called ‘Lady Marmalade’ with fellow renowned singers like Mya, Pink and Lil’ Kim which was the OST for Moulin Rouge and was one of the best-selling singles of that time. In 2006, her fifth studio album ‘Back to Basics’ released and she won a Grammy for ‘Ain’t No Other Man’.
In 2008, Christina even did a Martin Scorsese’s documentary ‘Shine a Light’ in the year 2008 and It featured her performing ‘Live With Me’ with Mick Jagger. In the same year, she even appeared in the popular funny movie ‘Get Him to the Greek’ and guest-judged an episode of “Project Runway”. She appeared as the voice coach on the reality TV series, “The Voice” and is one of the most popular judges. In 2015, at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards, Christina won another Grammy award for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for the song “Say Something” with popular group, A Great Big World.
Christina Aguilera got married to her boyfriend and childhood sweetheart, Jordan Bratman in 2005, who is a record producer. In 2008, they had their first child, a son named Max Liron Bratman. However their marriage didn’t last long and after five years, Christina and Bratman decided to go their separate ways. In 2010, Aguilera started dating Matthew Rutler, her production assistant and in February 2014, they got engaged. The couple has one daughter together, Summer Rain Rutler.
Christina Aguilera’s Snapchat
Like all other fellow celebrities, Christina Aguilera took a while to join Snapchat but there’s been no looking back ever since. Snapchat surged in notoriety in 2015 and with an array of celebrities joining the popular photo and video sharing platform, its popularity has skyrocketed beyond proportions. Yes, you may have liked their Facebook pages or followed them on twitter but nothing comes close to replicating the personalized experience Snapchat tends to deliver. Celebrities have been using Snapchat to post crazy face snaps, intimate videos and daily updates of their day-to-day activities to scores of fans across the globe. Thus, Snapchat is hands down the best place to get an insight into the lives of the celebrities you love and adore.
With over 100 million people using Snapchat on a daily basis, Snapchat has become an instant success with celebrities to showcase their talents, music videos, lifestyle, shopping escapades. With their snaps getting more and more personal, Snapchat has truly helped alleviate their stardom to a whole new level by giving quickly disappearing glimpses into their private lives for their millions of fans.
In 2016, Christina Aguilera after an episode of The Voice made the announcement that she has joined Snapchat and she had egged on her fans to add her Snapchat code:‘Xtina’, so that they can be privy to some great Snapchat clips and videos. She already has a huge Snapchat following within no time thanks in part to her excessive use of the puppy filters while donning a sexy plunging dress, whilst backstage on the reality show. Her millions of fans can now access her backstage escapades, her night out with friends, her shenanigans with her co-judges and also get a glimpse into her personal life with her fiancé and two kids. Moreover, Christina unlike on Instagram has taken a liking to Snapchat and become obsessive snapper and her fans don’t mind it all as she is so funny. Christina on Snapchat pretty much confirms that there needs to be more Christina all the time because the girl is hilarious. If you haven’t joined Snapchat yet or have been hesitant to do so, there’s no time than now. With Christina and a whole lot of other celebrities already on this fun social media platform, you cannot afford to miss out on some pretty hilarious and downright entertaining celebrity snaps. If you’re simply still not over Aguilera from her Mickey Mouse Club Days, you need to follow her on Snapchat to see her life as the coolest mom ever.
What is Christina Aguilera’s Snapchat?
Christina Aguilera’s snapchat username is Xtina.