Christina Aguilera Reflects on ‘Mi Reflejo’ Album for Hispanic Heritage Month 2022 – Billboard
Christina Aguilera celebrates the start of Hispanic Heritage Month with a career milestone: 22 years since the release of her first album in Spanish Mi Reflejo.
“Reflecting on this special milestone just in time for the start of #HispanicHeritageMonth 22 years ago I released my Latin Debut, ‘Mi Reflejo’,” she wrote on Twitter, alongside a recap video. “Being able to celebrate my heritage and revisit singing in a beautiful language so close to my heart meant a lot to me.”
Mi Reflejo – home to 15 tracks, including mellow R&B songs, electrifying dance tunes, romantic ballads and a collaboration with Luis Fonsi – debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums chart of 2000.
Earlier this year, the Ecuadorian-born pop superstar released Aguilerahis first Spanish effort in more than 20 years since Mi Reflejo. With her single “La Fuerza”, Aguilera returned to Billboard’s Latin album charts with her No. 1 debut on the Latin Pop album chart dated February 5. the 12-track set, the singer has collaborated with Ozuna, Christian Nodal, Tini, Becky G, Nicki Nicole and Nathy Peluso.
“It’s a project I’ve wanted to follow for so long, but I’m so happy that it’s happening now as a grown woman,” the Ecuadorian-American singer-songwriter previously said. Billboard. “Having been a mother, having experienced the career that I have, I bring a different vision and set of passions. Now it comes from a deeper perspective and wants to explore.
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