Christina Aguilera Net Worth $175 million
Christina Aguilera salary $15,000,000
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Christina Aguilera is an American singer, songwriter, actress and television personality and her current net worth is $175 million.
Born in Staten Island, New York, to Shelly Loraine, a musician and Fausto Xavier Aguilera, a soldier, Christina is of Ecuadorian, German, Irish and Welsh ancestry.
Thanks to his father’s work the family moved a lot and lived many places including New Jersey, Texas, New York, and Japan.
To escape from her father’s physically and emotionally abuses, Christina turned to music.
At 6 years old, after her parents’ divorce, she and her sister Rachel moved to her grandmother’s home in Rochester, Pennsylvania.
In 2012, she expressed interest in making peace with his father, after years of not talking.
Growing up she used to sing in local talent shows and competitions and aspired to become a singer. Back then people referred to her as “the little girl with the big voice”.
She won her first talent show at 8 years old, after performing “I wanna dance with somebody” by Whitney Huston.
After left the Star Search during the semi-final rounds, she performed A Sunday Kind of Love, during an appearance on KDKA-TV’s Wake Up with Larry Richert.
She went to Rochester Area School District in Rochester as well as at Marshall Middle School near Wexford. Then attended North Allegheny Intermediate High School but dropped out to be home schooled due to bullying.
In 1991, she auditioned for a role on The Mickey Mouse Club, but she didn’t get it.
She got in two years later where performed musical numbers and sketch comedy until the show ended in 1994.
At 14 she recorded her first song, a duet, All I Wanna Do, with Japanese singer Keizo Nakanishi.
She then sent an application to Walt Disney in hops that she would get to sing Reflection from animated film, Mulan. She recorded it and the song became a hit.
Her breakthrough came with her 1999 self-titled debut album that brought the Billboard Hot 100 #1 singles, Genie in a Bottle, What a Girl Wants.
Her career kept getting bigger and bigger and the next year she released two more albums.
She assumed creative control for her fourth studio album, Stripped (2002), which produced “Dirrty”, “Beautiful”, and “Fighter”.
Then in 2010 she released her sixth album, Bionic, and starred in her first film, Burlesque.
In 2011 she debuted as a coach on the reality competition TV The Voice. So far she appeared on six of its 12 seasons.
Many refer to her as a pop icon as well as the “Pop Princess”, a title she earned in her early years.
Through her career, she has won many awards like five Grammy Awards and one Latin Grammy Award.
So far she has sold over 17.9 million albums in the US as of 2014. And as of 2015 she sold 50 million albums worldwide.
Aside from her work in the entertainment industry, Aguilera is involved in charitable activities through human rights, world issues, and her work as a UN ambassador for the World Food Programme.