Christina Aguilera is back to the top 10 of Billboard chart again after a long break. The new album of Christina Aguilera “Liberation” is now ranked sixth in Billboard ranking. It is her seventh album to make it to the list of top 10 since 2012.
Nielsen Music reported that almost 68,000 albums were earned in the week and “Liberation” was released on June 15. Among those 68,000 albums, 62,000 belonged to the sale category. Music albums in the US are ranked by the Billboard 200 chart in every week and they rank the albums on multi-metric consumptions.
The factors that are taken into account by Billboard include the total sale of the album, streaming equivalent albums and track-equivalent albums. The chart including June 30 albums will be published on June 26 on the official website of Billboard and in that list “Liberation” was ranked 6th.
The last album of Aguilera which made it to the top 10 of Billboard list was “Lotus ” who was announced at the number 7 on Dec 1, 2012. Here is the list of Aguilera’s albums which made it to the top 1o list of Billboard chart:
- Title: Christina Aguilera Position: 1st Dated: September 11, 19999
- Title: Stripped Position: 2nd Dated: November 16, 2002
- Title: Back to Basics Position: 1st Dated: September 2, 2006
- Title: Keeps Gettin’ Better Position: 9th Dated: November 29, 2008
- Title: Bionic Position: 3rd Dated: June 26, 2010
- Title: Lotus Position: 7th Dated: December 1, 2012
- Title: Liberation Position: 6th Dated: June 30, 2018
Aguilera released her 8th album on June 8 and there are 15 songs in that album. The famous tracks of the album include “Fall in Line”, “Accelerate”, and “Like I Do”. The last album of the music star was released in 2012 and since then her fans were waiting to listen to her again and now there she is.
Aguilera will also go on to a 22 days visit for the promotion of her new album. The 38-year-old is also an actress and songwriter. The American music star has won 1 Latin Grammy Award and 5 Grammy Awards. She also takes part in many charity programs and is also the ambassador of World Food Programme.
The 8th album of Aguilers “Liberation” was released with the partnership of RCA Records. According to the reports, the singer started working on the album since 2014 and then worked on it throughout 2015 and 2017. In this time period, Aguilera collaborated with many handy singers and producers and finally reached to her desired music. Linda Perry and Pharrell Williams shared the studio with Aguilera in the initial recordings but left after a while.
After the last album in 2012, the American actress took a break to focus on her family and music. Being in pregnant in April 2014, Aguilera said that she started working on her new album. The 38-year-old then made a quick comeback to a couple of Nashville episodes in 2015 where she also recorded two new songs.
While giving an interview to Today Show in October 2015, she confirmed that she was working on two albums, one in English and one in Spanish. During the interview, the Grammy Award winner said that she is excited that her fans will finally get to listen to her after a long delay.
Then in2016, she made an appearance to “The Voice season 10” show where she won the series with her participant Alisan Porter. In a promotional interview, she hinted that her next album will be about freedom. As a tribute to the victims of Orlando Nightclub shooting, she released the song “Change” in June 2016. After that in August 2016, she recorded another track “Telepathy” for the TV series “The Get Down.”
Then in February 2018, media reported her collaboration with Demi Lovato and later the star also confirmed it. The first promotional song of the album was released in May 2018 which featured 2 Chainz and Ty Dolla Sign. At the same time, she also confirmed the title of the album as “Liberation”.
During the album preparation, Aguilera worked with many producers and singers like Pharrell Williams, Linda Perry, Tayla Parx, Kanye West and Da Internz.