Facts of Christina Aguilera
Five-time Grammy Award winner Christina Aguilera is one of the prominent American singer, songwriter, and actress. She has released 8 studio albums so far, among which her album, Christina Aguilera (1999) and Back to Basics (2006) listed in the US Billboard 200.
Moreover, with her career as a coach in reality singing show The Voice, Aguilera has earned herself a massive fortune, and a notable place in the list of multi-millionaires. Including her album sales, movie appearance, and TV career, the Genie in a Bottle singer owns $160 million net worth. Grab details on Christina Aguilera’s net worth, salary, income, expenses & insurance.
Christina Aguilera’s Net Worth: Income Sources, Albums Sales & Earnings
As of March 2019, the American singer cum actress owns the net worth of $160 million. Sources report that her overall fortune in December 2018 was $130 million.
In comparison to her ex-husband Jordan Bratman’s worth of $15 million, Aguilera is 10 times wealthier.
Starting her career from the competition show Star Search, placing second, Christina took the ladder to success with her self-titled debut album Christina Aguilera. The album stood first in the US Billboard 200, with 253,000 copies sales in the first week.
Back in January 2007, Forbes listed her as the 19th richest woman with the net worth of $60 million, following her return Back to Basics Tour.
The main source of her income includes album sales (in the majority), concert & tours and as the coach of the singing show The Voice.
As per Billboard Box score, Christina Aguilera’s Back to Basics Tour became the highest-grossing solo female tour in 2007, that grossed $90 million inclusive of $48.1 million in 2007 only.
Album Sales & Revenue
Well, only a year later after recording her debut single Reflections, Christina Aguilera recorded her very first album, Christina Aguilera and won first Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2000.
|1999||Christina Aguilera||14 million||$18.2 million|
|1999||Genie Gets Her Wish||1 million||$1.3 million|
|2000||Mi Reflejo||866,000||$1.12 million|
|2000||My Kind of Christmas||1.04 million||$1.35 million|
|2001||Compilation album Just Be Free||128,000||$166,400|
|2002||Stripped||7.88 million||$10.24 million|
|2006||Back to Basics||3.47 million||$4.51 million|
|2008||Compilation album Keeps Getting’ Better: A Decade of Hits||832,000||$1.08 million|
Total Revenue: $39.37 million
Tours & Concerts
Christina debut album tour came up in 2000 following the release of 3rdstudio album My Kind of Christmas. It held in North America and later extended to South America and Asia in 2001.
Till date, Aguilera has made 5 major tours including fourth studio album Stripped in 2003 alongside Justin Timberlake named the Justified and Stripped Tour.
|Year||Tour name||Ticket Sales||Revenue|
|2000-2001||Christina Aguilera in Concert||17,561||$448,880|
|2003||Justified and Stripped Tour||267,088||$15.99 million|
Back to Basics Tour
|2007||$48.1 million (a year revenue only)|
|November 2018||Liberation Tour||73,973||$8.39 million|
|July 4, 2019- November 14, 2019|
The X Tour
Besides album tours, Christina grabbed huge sum from private concerts; she charged $3.1 million for 3-songs in Russian billionaire Andrey Melnichenko's wedding in 2005.
Moreover, in 2010, Aguilera earned $1 million for signing in a private party of investor Charles Brandes while the fee for a four-song concert for a Spanish multi-millionaire in 2011 was $3.2 million.
Video & Movie Song Sales
|Date||Video & Sales||Earnings|
|1999||Genie Gets Her Wish (100,000 copies)||$448,880|
|2001||My Reflection (115,000 copies)||$166,400|
|February 2008||Back to Basics (80,000 copies)||$104,000|
|October 2004||Stripped Live in the U.K (220,000 copies)||$286,000|
|July 2008||Shine a Light||$4.13 million|
|September 2010||Get Him to the Greek||$31.66 million|
|March 2011||Burlesque as Ali Rose||$40.94 million|
|September 2015||Pitch Perfect 2||$42.68 million|
|October 2017||The Emoji Movie||$16.69 million|
|July 2018||Life of the Party||$7.59 million|
The Voice & Movie Contribution
In April 2011, Christina Aguilera served as the coach for the first season of The Voice and has appeared in 6 seasons out of 16. (16th Season of The Voice’s premiered on February 25, 2019).
Consecutively serving as the coach till Season 3, Christina earned the salary of $17 million.
Again, she returned in the Season 5 of the singing reality show The Voice but pocked only $12. 5 million in salary. For the 8th and 10th season, The Voice paid her $17 million each season.
Movie Gross List:
Alongside TV appearances, the Latin Grammy Award-winning singer also has movie credits.
- Shark Tale (2008) as Voice of Rastafarian jellyfish- $371.92 million
- Get Him to the Greek (2010) as herself and Burlesque (2010) as Ali Rose- $182 million
- The Emoji Movie (2017) as the voice of Akiko Glitter- $217.78 million
Endorsement, YouTube & Instagram Earnings
Huge fame equals huge endorsements, it’s obvious, isn’t it? Well, Christina, throughout her career also made some huge deal too.
Her endorsements include Sears, Levi's, Skechers, Mercedes-Benz, Versace, Virgin Mobile, Orange (UK), Oreo, Sony Ericsson, Coca-Cola, and Pepsi (in 2001 and 2006). Moreover, she was the face for make-up line Fetish in 2000.
Reportedly, she received $300,000 for opening the summer sale at London's Harrods store in 2004, followed by her ad in MAC Cosmetics Viva Glam V campaign.
Social Media: YouTube & Instagram
As of March 2019, Christina Aguilera is an active Instagram user with over 6 million followers, that earns her $11,922 - $19,870 per sponsored post.
Also, she has a YouTube channel named CAguileraVEVO, accumulating 3.6 million subscribers. Aguilera’s income from YouTube ranges $1,900 - $31,000 per year.
Fun Fact: After giving birth to her first son Max in January 2008, she sold her son’s picture for $1.5 million to People.com.
Assets, Houses, Cars, Expenses & Insurance
The multi-millionaire singer indeed lives a lavish lifestyle and owns a jaw-dropping property empire. Currently, she owns 11,107 square feet, 6 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms Mulholland Estates mansion in Beverly Hills. Christina bought the property back in April 2013 for $10 million from private equity multi-billionaire Tom Gores.
Well, the American singer and her former husband Jordan Bratman formerly owned a mansion at 513 Doheny Rd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, bought from the sellers: Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne, paying $11.5 million.
However, after their split, the duo sold the six-bedroom, nine-bathroom pad in February 2011 for $13.5 million.
Moreover, Christina also sold her 6,500 square foot home in the Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, CA for $4.65 million in August 2011. She bought the house in April 2005 for $5 million and had paid home designer Steve Hermann $346,185.
According to public records, Christina sold her 4-bed, 5-bath, 7,492 sq. ft home in Beverly Hills in 2002 for $2.57 million, shortly after buying it for $2.75 million.
Along with millions worth houses, she also owns car collection including Range Rover, Mercedes Benz, Lincoln town car, Ferrari and Rolls Royce Phantom. The total worth of her car collection is estimated to be over $800,000 dollars.
Aside from expenses on property empire, she also does flood money on designer clothes and jewelry. She also has a huge shoe collection.
Interesting Fact: In 2006, Christina bought Banksy painting worth $43.5 million.
Taxes & Insurance
Meanwhile, living in Beverly Hills, California, Christina’s $10 million worth mansion checks out $79,000 in property taxes. Well, her house allegedly charges the insurance premium of $1,100 per year.
On the other hand, Rolls Royce Phantom seeks $5,138 per year for insurance.
Also, earning such a massive salary, Aguilera does have an encounter with income taxes that includes 37% Federal tax, 13.3% State tax and 2.35% FICA.
It means over her annual $10 million income, Christina is liable to pay $5.15 million total taxes including $3.63 million Federal tax.
Alongside her singing career, Christina is also active in charitable works. Reportedly, she has associations with 22 charitable organization.
Some of her active participation include AIDS Project Los Angeles, Artists for Peace and Justice, Women's Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh, World Hunger Relief, and National Coalition Against Domestic Violence.
The WFP ambassador, Aguilera helped WFP and other relief agencies to raise $148 million.
Well, during the 2010 Haiti earthquake, the singer donated a signed Chrysler 30 (worth $30,000) for relief funds. Also, in 2008, she made London's Africa Rising charity concert at the Royal Albert Hall.
Christina Aguilera’s Personal Details-Husband, Divorce, Children, Age
Born on December 18, 1980, Christina Maria Aguilera, holds American nationality and is of mixed ethnicity ( German, Irish, Welsh, and Dutch and Ecuadorian).
Her mother Shelly Loraine Kearns is a musician while father Fausto Xavier Aguiler served in the U.S military.
Christina was married to marketing executive Jordan Bratman from November 19, 2005, to April 15, 2011. The former duo shared a son Max in January 2008.
Currently, she has been engaged to Matthew Rutler since February 2014 and shares a daughter born in August 2014.
As of March 2019, her age is 38.