Christina Maria Aguilera Net WorthReal Name: Christina Maria Aguilera
Date of Birth: 12/08/1980
Place of Birth: Staten Island, New York
2017 Net Worth: $90 Million
Profession: Singer, actress, dancer, songwriter, television personality
Christina, Christina Aguilera Biography
Christina Maria Aguilera was born December 18, 1980 in Staten Island, New York. Her mother was a professional pianist, violinist, and professional musician. Her father was a solider in the US Army so the family moved frequently. Aguilera has said that her father was physically and emotionally abusive and that she found an escape in music. Her parents divorced when she was 6. The family moved to her maternal grandmother’s house in Rochester, Pennsylvania.
Aguilera began to perform in local talent shows and local competitions. She was often called “the little girl with the big voice”. Aguilera became a member of The Mickey Mouse Club in 1993. Aguilera worked with many other soon-to-be popstars including Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears. Aguilera cut a demo cover of Whitney Houston’s hit “Run to You” and sent it to her producers at Disney. They loved her rendition and helped her to sign with RCA Records. Her first album was released when she was 18 and it was a huge financial success. She has since gone on to make more than 7 high grossing albums and has sold more than 17 million copies worldwide. Aguilera has earned several Grammy Awards and her hit single, Genie in a Bottle has led to tremendous earnings for this young singing star.
In addition to her music, Aguilera is one the hosts of the NBC singing competition “The Voice”. Aguilera earns $10 million each year as one of the hosts of this popular show. She also has several lucrative endorsement deals including Fetish makeup products, Sears, Levi’s, Skechers, Versace, Mercedes Benz Orange, Coca-Cola, and Pepsi, just to name a few.
Aguilera has two children and reportedly earned $1.5 million for allowing People Magazine to take exclusive photos of her children. Aguilera has a current net worth of $90 million.