[FIRST LISTEN] Maroon 5 feat. Christina Aguilera "Moves Like Jagger"

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Leave it to producer Benny Blanco to whip up another crispy pop jam that will likely fly up the charts in no time. Check out his funky new pop confection "Moves Like Jagger" that he concocted for Maroon 5 and which features the divalicious vocals of none other than Adam Levine's new pal Christina Aguilera. 

Set to a carefree whistle with a punchy rhythm guitar and a thumping bass, it is a tight, feel-good summer tune with flirty lyrics like, "Maybe it is hard, nothing feels right, but when you are mine, I will make you believe. I've got the key, get in the car and drive wherever you want. Drive where you want to steer, but im shifting gears, I'll take it from here." (Also, check out this fun lyric video of the song.)

Time to get in your car, roll down the windows, crank up the speakers and move like Jagger, zig-zagging through traffic all summer long with this potent new pop collaboration. After Maroon 5's success with Rihanna in the summer of 2007 with "If I Never See You Face Again," this new ditty may once again have them flourish this season and proof mighty for the group. It's a sure-fire winner. (Download)

June 21, 2011 in Benny Blanco, Christina Aguilera, Maroon 5 | Permalink

Full Details: Christina Aguilera to Release New Album This Summer

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Straight from today's press release: "(New York – NY– March 25, 2010) -  With 30 million albums sold worldwide and the prestigious honor of being the only artist under the age of 30 included in Rolling Stone Magazine’s list of the 100 greatest singers of all time, 5 time Grammy Award winner Christina Aguilera has already achieved an unprecedented level of success. Aguilera’s been hard at work in the studio for the past year and is pleased to announce the release of her highly anticipated 4th studio album Bionic (RCA Records) this summer. The first single from Bionic is the fiercely energetic anthem “Not Myself Tonight”, produced by Polow Da Don. The song will premiere on ChristinaAguilera.com at 6pm EDT on 3/30, impacts radio on 4/5 and will be available on iTunes on 4/13


Bionic features songs co-written by Aguilera along with her much buzzed about collaborations including Sia, Tricky Stewart, Polow Da Don, Le Tigre, Hill & Switch, and Ladytron among others. Aguilera notes, “Working on this album with so many talented artists and producers that I admire was really an amazing experience. The artists I chose to work with added so many unique sonic layers to Bionic.  My intention was to step into their world and what they do combined with my own vision and sound. The results were magic.”  The album also features a ballad produced and written by Linda Perry titled “Lift Me Up”. The title Bionic reflects Aguilera’s ability to take her range to new levels and use her voice in various ways never heard before.

Aguilera describes the album as a unique mix of many genres and styles of music, “I was able to explore and create a fresh, sexy feel using both electronic and organic elements with subject matter ranging from playful to introspective.  I am so excited for my fans to hear the new sound. It is something I don’t think anyone will expect.”In addition to completing the album which was all recorded from her home studio after the birth of her first son, Christina also completed production on her first film, “Burlesque.” The film, which co-stars Cher, Stanley Tucci, and Kristen Bell will be released by ScreenGems this fall."

March 25, 2010 in Christina Aguilera | Permalink | Comments (1)

Christina Aguilera Crowned New Target Superwoman

Christina Aguilera has teamed up with sassy retailer Target to promote her new greatest hits album "Keeps Gettin' Better" that is released today. The album features her new single, the Goldfrapp-esque "Keeps Gettin' Better," plus twelve of her greatest hits (including two revamped new versions).  Check out the flashy Roy Liechtenstein inspired Target commercial that features baby mama Aguilera in red spandex as Target's newest superhero. (Click here to download "Keeps Gettin' Better.)

November 11, 2008 in Christina Aguilera | Permalink | Comments (0)