Z107.3  will occasionally honor the legends of pop music with what we like to call 'Z's Legendary Artist Spotlight'.  This isn't any usual spotlight.  This spotlight is the brightest of the bright and the most famous of the famous.  This special Z spotlight shines on the incomparable Christina Aguilera, who celebrates her birthday this week and who you sometimes get to hear on Bangor's #1 Hit Music Station.

Here's a little reminder of why this artist is so spectacularly legendary:

REAL NAME:  Christina Maria Aguilera

BIRTH DATE: December 18, 1980

WHERE FROM: New York City, Pennsylvania

TO THE POINT POINTS

  • As a child her family moved around a lot due to her father being in the military
  • Aguilera performed on Star Search at age 10, but eliminated in semi final round
  • Her debut album has been certified eight times platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America
  • She's won a Grammy for Best New Artist in 2000, Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals with 'Lady Marmalade' in 2002, Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for 'Beautiful' in 2004, Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for 'Ain't No Other Man' in 2007 and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance in 2015 for 'Say Something'
  • Starred with Cher in the movie Burlesque in 2010 which was nominated for Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for the 68th Golden Globe Award
  • Christina is in the middle of a residency in Las Vegas that started in May of this year and will go until next spring

All information obtained by artist's website and Wikipedia.

Now, let's talk a walk through Christina's music video history...