It reached number-one on the chart for the issue dated September 1, 2018, becoming Aguilera's tenth song to do so, as well as and 's first number-one song. That's a constant I think in everyone's life: every time you feel stifled in a current situation where you feel you're not quite yourself or being bogged down by other people's opinions. So I've always wanted to be that advocate for women and anybody that was struggling to have their own voice. Recording for the album initially took place in early 2014. It became Aguilera's seventh top 10 album in the nation, and was the highest ranked solo female album on the week ending June 30. The next day, she performed on and was interviewed on.
He was like, 'I used to watch you on! And he murders the drums. Later in September 2017, Aguilera entered the studio again to work with and. Christina has already announced that she will be hitting the road for the two-month Liberation Tour which kicks off on September 25. In February 2018, media reported that Aguilera was collaborating with who confirmed a collaboration. Liberation was also the third best-selling album of the week. Critical reception towards the album was generally positive, with music critics complimenting Aguilera's vocals, the album's experimental styles and the cohesive sound. Aguilera may have been omnipresent in showbiz but she was largely absent from the pop charts.
In Austria, it entered the at number nine, her highest charting album since Bionic. Later in April 2014, Aguilera confirmed that she was recording two albums: one in English and one in Spanish which was slated to be her second after 2000's. On 12 September, Aguilera was interviewed on. It is her first tour in nearly ten years after the. Despite the fleeting presence of Kanye West and Anderson.
Paak, who are both credited as producers, Liberation isn't a record designed for the clubs. Archived from on July 2018. It also became her third top 10 album, following and Bionic. And as you can see, it's what I'm inspired by. To promote the album, Aguilera embarked on her fifth concert tour, the , beginning in September 2018.
When you strip back the words 'pop star' and the many things that I've done, singing soulfully is where my core, my root and my heart really is. In late November 2015, Aguilera confirmed she was working again with long time collaborator. In Switzerland, Liberation debuted and peaked at number three on the , becoming her fifth consecutive top 10 album and also spending a total of seven weeks on the chart. Side by Side with Christina Aguilera. I needed a belty singer, and she took it to the next level. Liberation is the eighth studio album Christina has released after her six year hiatus.
Check out the super hot shot here! The result is a seriously satisfying listen for Xtina fans. Archived from on June 25, 2018. The other two promotional photos were tamer — but only slightly. At early stages, the first producer that was confirmed to be working with Aguilera was , which according to the singer, had one song that she loved. Because of what I witnessed when I was growing up I always felt really driven to have a voice that my mom kind of never had in my childhood. The cover of the standard edition was revealed on Aguilera's website on May 3, 2018.
. But all three had one element in common! In addition to these Milan Zrnic pics, she posted another revealing shot for Liberation on the beach in a completely sheer red dress. Much of the album is devoted to moody moments of self-reflection and anthems of empowerment, giving the distinct impression that Aguilera is figuring out how to mature within the confines of chart-oriented music. I'm excited for my fans to finally be getting something from me — it's been a while! Furthermore, the release saw Aguilera re-enter and peak at number eight on the chart. Lotus was designed to reverse this downward trajectory, but despite having its share of gleaming dance-pop, it didn't generate a pop hit.
The singer started recording the album in late 2014, and throughout 2015 and 2017, Aguilera collaborated with a handful of producers and songwriters to reach her desired sound; and were in the studio in early stages and ended up not being on the album, while new collaborators such as , , , and were confirmed to be on the album. It debuted at number three on Billboard 's Top Album Sales chart, becoming her first album since to land in top-three. In Australia, the album debuted at number nine on the , becoming her fourth top 10 album and earning her highest charting studio effort since Bionic. During that hiatus Aguilera wasn't exactly in hibernation but she wasn't prominent, taking a couple of seasons off from the televised singing competition The Voice to raise a child and spending as much time onscreen as she did on-stage when she re-emerged in the middle of the 2010s. Subsequently, Liberation stayed on the chart for a total of three weeks.
Commercially, it positioned within the top ten in eight countries, including the United States, peaking at number six on the chart. In February 2017, Aguilera claimed she was adding the final touches to the album, however in the same month, confirmed she had worked with Aguilera, as well as , and. It's about getting back to that little girl who just wants to sing for all the right reasons, not necessarily for charting and all the things that this business kind of does to you over the years and shaping how you look at making music. The black and white shot was posted by photographer Milan Zrnic yesterday with Christina posing totally topless. I almost cried when I first heard her on the record.