Christina Aguilera

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2013

    Watch Surprise's Destinee Quinn Wow Christina Aguilera on The Voice (VIDEO)

    I'm not here to tell you why or how you should watch your reality singing contests, so I'll just offer this as a value-neutral option: If you've given up on the Cardinals already and are looking for another way to root for Arizona on NBC, this week's set of auditions on The Voice have you covered. S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    Prediction: Will Kelly Clarkson Nail the Super Bowl XVLI National Anthem?

    So, I may not be the flag-waving American I should be, but hot damn, there's just something about hearing the national anthem that gives me chills. Most of the attention in the build up for this weekend's showdown has been placed on dueling quarterbacks Tom Brady and Eli Manning, million dollar co ... More >>

  • Music

    November 24, 2011
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    October 26, 2011

    Music Videos Beavis & Butt-Head Should See

    ​Beavis & Butt-Head makes its triumphant return to MTV on Thursday, October 27 at 10/9c, and quite frankly, we can't wait. This preview of "Holy Cornholio" looks promising, but one thing is missing--music videos! Half the fun of watching Beavis & Butt-Head was listening to the duo's commentar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2011

    Rolling Stone Chooses New Queen of Pop

    A new queen of pop has been crowned by Rolling Stone, according to Idolator.Rolling Stone put 16 female pop stars head to head in the ultimate statistical showdown to see who would reign as queen. Competitors included Adele, Beyonce Knowles, Britney Spears, Carrie Underwood, Christina Aguilera, Katy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2011

    What's Up With Christina Aguilera and Maroon 5's New Single?

    ​​​For the first time ever, Adam Levine's voice is saddening people. The vocals of Maroon 5's frontman are simply way too over-processed on Maroon 5 and Christina Aguilera's new collaborative single, "Moves Like Jagger." Idolator thinks the song is the best thing since sliced bread, but I disa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2011

    The Voice: Reality TV's Best Singing Competition Yet

    NBC​NBC aired the premiere of The Voice on Tuesday night, and it sure was both honest and intriguing.The Voice, which is hosted by former TRL dreamboat Carson Daly, involves four judges: Adam Levine, Cee-Lo Green, Christina Aguilera, and Blake Shelton. The judges, who serve as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2011

    Limp Bizkit is Baaaaack: Fred Durst Says the Band is Working on Two New Albums

    Fred Durst now has a gray beard but he still wants to rock.​Bad news for people with working ears: Limp Bizkit, the rap-rock outfit that stained an entire generation by instigating a meathead riot at Woodstook 1999, is reassembling.Or so says singer/rapper/douchenozzle Fred Durst, who NME reports ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 10, 2011
  • Blogs

    March 3, 2011

    Adam Levine, Cee Lo to Judge on NBC's 'The Voice'

    ​Mark Burnett has yet another reality show in the works. The upcoming singing competition called The Voice is coming to NBC. Adam Levine of Maroon 5 and Cee Lo Green of Gnarls Barkley and independent fame will be the judges, according to Entertainment Weekly.Christina Aguilera has also been negoti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2011

    30-Second Samples of Every Track on the Strokes' Upcoming Album Now Available

    ​Thanks to 107.7 The End posting clips on SoundCloud, you can now sample all 10 tracks on the Strokes' upcoming album Angles in 30-second snippets, according to Consequence of Sound.The album hasn't leaked yet, but the Strokes made "You're So Right" available yesterday, making it the second song t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2011

    A Recap of the 2011 Grammy Awards: A Quick, Easy Guide to What Happened

    Dan MacMedan, USA TodayNicki Minaj, doing what she does best: always trying to get attention.​The 2011 Grammy Awards kept things classy this year: There wasn't even a single mention of Ke$ha during the entire show!Good job, Grammy people! Thanks for taking out the trash this year. Aside from the l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 26, 2010

    The Soundtrack to Your Holiday Strip Scan

    Sostadiumstatus.blogspot.comYou can see (ahem) a lot in a TSA scan.... including this gun!​Damn, TSA, buy a girl a drink first. The new full-body image scanners at airports this holiday season have already stressed and nervous travelers in a tizzy. Sure, nobody wants a bomb on their plane, but it ... More >>

  • Film

    November 25, 2010
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    August 20, 2010

    Top 10 Female Pop Stars Who Look Like Drag Queens

    The hair looks like a wig, her eyebrows look painted on, and the eyelashes seem like falsies​It's pretty clear Katy Perry is all woman--the pop star was even named 2010's "Sexiest Woman Alive" by Maxim magazine. But even the singer herself has admitted there have been many times where she's felt l ... More >>

  • Music

    July 29, 2010
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    July 22, 2010
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    June 11, 2010

    Christina Aguilera's 'Bionic' Shows Off Two Personalities, and the Slutty Side Is Unattractive

    ​Christina Aguilera is all about reinvention, so she says, and on Bionic, she's moved on from the 1920's-inspired artist she was on Back to Basics and has reverted back to the naughty girl everyone remembers from her "Dirrty" days and juxtaposed it with a sweet and innocent motherly figure. It's a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    June 11 In Blogs: Benjamin Bratt, DJ Tranzit, Synthetic Marijuana, Top Chef, and Al Krieger

    ​​​In the 24-hour news cycle, it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries:

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2010

    Christina Aguilera Promotes Tipsy Hookups on "Woohoo"

    Want to taste her woohoo?​Since musicians like Trey Songz are just not enough to send the message home that getting tipsy before hooking up is totally a great idea (and not risky at all), now pop music fans have Christina Aguilera to praise the virtues of getting drizzunk before getting physical i ... More >>

  • Articles

    February 11, 2010
  • Blogs

    January 8, 2010

    Coming Soon: Phase 54 in Chandler

    ​Is the somewhat sleepy burg of Chandler about to become the Nix's next hotspot for nightspots?    Probably not, but the city certainly has its share of after-dark establishments. Jilly's pulls 'em in by the hundreds with urban nights every weekend, and the Airia Nightclub at the Wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2009

    What's New with Christina Aguilera

    ​Lately, it seems all the world's heard from Christina Aguilera is her pitch for DirecTV, as her commercials seem to be playing 24-7. And with Lady Gaga dominating the pop world for now, it's a wonder whether Aguilera has anything up her sleeve to get back on top in the music world. While it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2009

    New Radiohead EP, Rock Landmarks, Little Known Facts About Soulja Boy

    NME: Radiohead to release new EPElectric Mustache: Pains of Being Pure at Heart, "Higher Than The Stars"Idolator: Just What "American Idol" Needed: More DramaIdolator: Madonna: Still Better Than Everyone At Making Catholics Really, Really AngryPitchfork: Justice Department Backs Crazy $1.92 Million ... More >>

  • Music

    July 2, 2009
  • Blogs

    June 9, 2009

    Paul McCartney MGMT, Le Tigre Christina Aguilera, Kurt Cobain's Ghost on Stage

    NME: Paul McCartney: 'I want to work with MGMT' - video Pitchfork: Radiohead Open Digital Store, Sell In Rainbows CD 2 Electric Mustache: Mp3: Rock Plaza Central "(Dont You Believe the Words of) Handsome Men" Rolling Stone: Guitar Hero: Van Halen Nixes Michael Anthony, Sammy Hagar Spin: Jack White ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2009

    The Shapeshifters UK Headline Scottsdale's Cream Stereo Lounge Tomorrow

    British Invasion: The Shapeshifters UK roll in Scottsdale on Wednesday. The British house duo of Simon Marlin and Max Reich (a.k.a. The Shapeshifters UK) have a busy itinerary planned for the summer. Besides jet-setting to the raucous Dance Island Festival in England and the trendsetting Pacha in I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2009

    Pittsburgh's 10 Greatest Musicians

    Last week we brought you a debate over the best Arizona musicians of all time after Arizona Premiere Living put out a list that includes Mr. Mister but not Stevie Nicks. Turns out, there are so many great musicians from Arizona it's impossible to fit them all on to a top 10 list. With the Arizona C ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 18, 2008

    Modest Mouseketeer

    Justin/Britney/Christina contemporary plays real music for real people, for no money

  • Music

    September 28, 2006


    Blink and you'll miss it

  • Music

    September 14, 2006

    X-Tina on Main Street

    Goodbye Yellow-Haired Mouse

  • Music

    January 27, 2005

    About Fase

    Compelling release show lives up to disc

  • Dining

    January 29, 2004

    Colangelo's Kitchen

    Our cafe critic goes Italian under America West Arena

  • Film

    January 8, 2004

    Liberty for None

    Mandy Moore's likable enough; wish we could say the same about her movie

  • Music

    May 29, 2003

    Christina Aguilera and Justin Timberlake

    Bubble gum pop blows into Phoenix

  • Music

    January 30, 2003

    Under Avril's Hood

    Moody or confused? Essential or disposable? We offer an analysis.

  • Music

    January 2, 2003

    Critics VS 2002: Rebuilding From Ash

    2002 spent the year in a 9/11 hangover. Through the confusion, notable and amazing works still arose

  • Music

    December 26, 2002

    Rock Crock

    One man travels through the best of what American music magazines offer -- and needs a shower

  • Music

    November 28, 2002

    Christina Aguilera

    Stripped (RCA)

  • Music

    October 31, 2002

    Without Him -- or Them

    Internet mashers give new, weird lives to Eminem's "Without Me"

  • Music

    December 6, 2001

    The Album Leaf

    One Day I'll Be on Time (Tiger Style)

  • Music

    July 12, 2001

    Forbidden Fruit

    The kiddies should be lining up as we slap a parental advisory on the latest batch of jazz, blues and heritage releases

  • Calendar

    February 15, 2001

    Break Stuff

    Oft neglected or completely forgotten, Phoenix b-boy culture thrives thanks to the efforts of one Furious crew

  • Music

    December 21, 2000

    Candy Cane Mutiny

    Consumers fight back! You have the power to make the ultimate Christmas album yourself. Use it!

  • Music

    July 27, 2000


    What would the face of rock history have looked like if the British Invasion had been a Britney Invasion instead?

  • Music

    July 13, 2000

    Bugs' Buffet

    Tempted by record company largess? Drink up and dig right in.

  • News

    June 15, 2000

    White Squall

    What does the future hold for Eminem?

  • Music

    January 20, 2000

    Hit Me, Baby, One More Time

    Jimmy Eat World gets some Rolling Stone-size love from Blink-182

  • Music

    December 30, 1999


    11 great records paid for with your soul

  • Music

    September 16, 1999
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