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Christina Aguilera Biography

Birth Name:
Christina Maria Aguilera
Birth Place:
Staten Island, New York, United States
Profession
Singer

Fast Facts

  • Appeared on Star Search at the age of 9
  • Sang the national anthem at age 10 before games for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Penguins and Pirates
  • Was a member of the talent-heavy cast of Disney's The New Mickey Mouse Club, which produced the likes of pop superstars Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake, and actors Keri Russell and Ryan Gosling
  • Is half-Ecuadorian and released a Spanish-language album, Mi Reflejo, although she is not fluent in Spanish; she learned the lyrics phonetically
  • Cowrote American Idol Kelly Clarkson's hit single "Miss Independent
  • " Was named by Rolling Stone as one of the 100 greatest singers of all time
  • Made her film debut in the 2010 film Burlesque and wrote several songs for the soundtrack

Awards

  • 2011Golden Globe-Best Original Song - Motion Picture: nominated

Relationships

  • Summer Rain Rutler -- Daughter
  • Fausto Aguilera -- Father
  • Matthew Rutler -- Fiancé
  • Michael Kearns -- Half Brother
  • Shelly Kearns -- Mother
  • Rachel Aguilera -- Sister
  • Max Liron Bratman -- Son
  • Casey Kearns -- Stepbrother
  • Jim Kearns -- Stepfather
  • Stephanie Kearns -- Stepsister