March 30, 2000 - Christina
Aguilera's latest single, I Turn To You had its radio release today.
29, 2000 - Worldpop.com got Christina to talk about details of her next
album, which will be a Christmas album out later this year. The album will
feature Climb Every Mountain from The Sound Of Music, which
is Christina's all time favorite film. Also included will be O Holy
Night and Silent Night. In addition, Aguilera is recording a
Spanish version of her current album and is recording a second normal album
as well, where she plans on having duets, even with rappers, she says.
March 26, 2000 - There's
a great autographed picture of Christina Aguilera up for auction on eBay
right now. The 8x10 photo is currently bid at $25.99 and the auction ends
on April 3.
March 23, 2000 - Christina
Aguilera is telling Entertainment Weekly online that her Grammy "is still
being shipped -- probably in the mail," adding jokingly "They totally trick
you; you walk off stage and they're like, 'OK, thank you very much!' [and
take it away]. I'm like, 'Rip off!'"
March 22, 2000 - Christina
tells the National Enquirer that she has a crush on Enrique Iglesias, saying
"He is soooo good looking, he's a really excellent artist, too. I'm a great
fan." And again she dismissed rumors of a feud between her and Britney
Spears by saying "No, of course not. We were really close, really good
friends. When the 'Mickey Mouse Club' show ended, in which we starred,
we went our separate ways."
March 22, 2000 - Rick Dees
reported Monday that the new Christina Aguilera dolls were selling quickly
March 21, 2000 - If you are
a big Christina fan, you may want to skip this news item. Today the New
York Post's Page Six ran the following blind item: Which teenage
pop star isn't as gorgeous as she comes off? Spies say the sultry songbird
needs over three hours for hair and make-up to look as hot as she does
in photos. The writer of the article, Richard Johnson, has a regular
internet radio broadcast every day with Lori Kramer at eYada.com. Anyways,
the overwhelming opinion including that of Lori's was that the blind item
referred to Christina, where Lori went on to call her skanky looking and
that she wore a ton of makeup. While Richard had to remain mum on his blind
item, Kramer assured listeners after he left that indeed it was referring
March 19, 2000 - The Sunday
paper today had an insert which featured Christina Aguilera and the contest
where she'll perform at your prom, but also they have a deal to get a glitter
and glam CD if you buy two P&G products.
March 14, 2000 - Apparently
Blink-182 drummer Travis is exagerrating his relationship with Christina
Aguilera. In a recent interview with Powerstudents.com she talks about
this and a variety of issues. Since they are a sponsor to this site, I
won't spoil you with the details, but be sure to check them out.
March 14, 2000 - Kind of
stale news we saw on groupiecentral.com, but it bears repeating. They have
a behind the sceens at the Grammys report and say that Britney could barely
fight back tears after Christina beat her for Best New Artist and slam
Brit by saying "Do you think Pamela Anderson Lee will ever win an Oscar?
So get over yourself if you believe you're an important artist. Just shut
up, keep flashing your [breasts] and ass while they're still perky, and
cry all the way to the bank."
March 13, 2000 - Christina
Aguilera's What A Girl Wants is involved in a major controversy as reported
today in the New York Post. Ophelie Winter recorded a French version of
a song that bears remarkable resemblance to Aguilera's hit in 1998, but
the manager to the Winter written song's writer, Steven Rosen, says Winter
only translated the English written song into French. In any event, Aguilera
wasn't involved with the writing of the tune and was unaware of the earlier
March 11, 2000 - In a stunning
upset, Britney Spears lost to Christina Aguilera in MTV's Video Feuds.
The crushing first round defeat was 57% for Christina, 43% for Britney.
She also beat out Madonna 52% to 48% to reach the semi-finals where she
eventually lost to 'N Sync and Blink-182.
March 10, 2000 - Rick Dees
reported Thursday that Fred Durst of Limp Bizkit visited Christina four
different times while she was filming her latest video. Apparently Carson
has some competition! They also reported that her, Carmen Electra, and
Dennis Rodman hung out during the Super Bowl.
March 3, 2000 - The Associated
Press's John Rogers was able to ask Christina a few questions after her
Grammy award winning day and among her comments "my career is my boyfriend"
and "I'm seriously still working on a driver's license. I still don't have
March 2, 2000 - e! Online's
Ted Cassablanca also got to interrogate Carson about Christina and according
to him in regards to their romance being true he says "if you consider
a laugh and a smirk any kind of response, you're in luck."
March 2, 2000 - Well the
National Enquirer is chiming in on the whole Britney Christina love duel
for Prince William. Apparently, Brit is the heavy favorite to land the
heir to the throne, as Wills has pictures of Britney plastered throughout
his room at Eton, the boarding school he attends. Said a royal insider
"It's a romance in the making -- there'll be fireworks when these two meet!
Wills is a young man now, not a boy, and it's not just Britney's singing
that appeals to him. He's developed a very healthy interest in the opposite
March 1, 2000 - Madonna nails
Carson Daly on MTV today and indeed says that Carson and Christina are
dating, to which Carson called Madonna a bigmouth. [hmm.. so wonder what
other denials from the official Christina site are actually true?]
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