Christina Aguilera celebrated her 40th birthday on Friday in a sassy style, then took a moment to share a thoughtful and insightful birthday post with her fans.
The Drrty singer took to her Instagram that evening to write a note written at her new age, filled with uplifting, uplifting and inspiring thoughts as she begins this new decade.
“Dear 40,” Xtina began, “What a great concept… Not only ‘being 40’, but also GETTING 40! “
Aguilera went on to say that she had always “embraced” aging.
“I am forever an old soul and appreciate the wisdom, grace and beauty that come with each new year of life.
She also spoke about the unprecedented events of 2020.
“Our world has been turned upside down, but I have so much confidence in the future.
Birthday: Christina Aguilera celebrated her 40th birthday on Friday in a sassy style, then took a moment to share a thoughtful and insightful birthday message with her fans
She later added, “I really believe the best is yet to come and I’m READY for it. “
Towards the end, Christina made sure to thank her loved ones.
“To the rare and beautiful souls who have supported me for over 20 years and who matter, I am eternally grateful to you.
Inspirational: The Drrty singer took to her Instagram that evening to write a note written at her new age, filled with uplifting, uplifting and inspiring thoughts
Towards the end: Christina made sure to thank her loved ones
The heartfelt note came after Christina shared a video of herself strutting around in a tight jumpsuit earlier in her special day.
She took to her Twitter and Instagram accounts to share the brief clip, which featured Megan Thee Stallion’s positive Body hit.
Captioning the clip, which showed her walking down her hallway in the black and gold ensemble before facing the camera, she wrote, “Comin for you 40! “
Strutting: Christina celebrated her birthday on Friday by sharing a video of herself strutting in a tight jumpsuit
Standing in strappy black heels, she kept things dramatic in the hairstyle department, styling her linen locks into an extra-long ponytail that fell on her butt.
It has not yet been revealed how the star will celebrate her big birthday, as a number of cities across the United States are seeing new restrictions amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Christina’s big birthday comes as she begins a new chapter in her professional life, prompting anticipation for new music.
The star recently signed with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation after parting ways with longtime manager Irving Azoff.
Great job: The beautiful singer took to her Twitter and Instagram accounts to share the brief clip, which showcased the positive success of Megan Thee Stallion’s heavy body
Braided to Impress: Standing in strappy black heels, she kept things dramatic in the hairstyle department, styled her linen locks into an extra-long ponytail that fell to her buttocks.
Christina, a five-time Grammy Award winner, hasn’t released an album since Release in 2018.
His most recent songs have been two tracks from the soundtrack to Disney’s live-action Mulan remake – Loyal Brave True released in March and Reflection released in August.
The Staten Island, Pennsylvania-raised star found fame with the release of her self-titled debut album in 1999.
It spawned the hits Genie In A Bottle, What a Girl Wants, and Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You).
Instant decision: Before celebrating her milestone birthday, the star shared a number of glamorous snaps of herself posing in her lavish home
Thoughts: Earlier this week, she teased bare shoulders and legs as she posed for an Instagram photo in a bathrobe and black hat lying on a vintage wicker chair in her backyard
His follow-up album Stripped came to a head in 2002 with his scorching single Dirrty and the magnificent Beautiful which quickly became an anthem for the LGBTQ community.
She went on to star in the 2010 film Burlesque and served as a judge on NBC’s The Voice from 2011 to 2016.
The singer married marketing director Jordan Bratman in 2005 after dating for two years. They welcomed their son Max in January 2008 and divorced in 2011.
In early 2014, Aguilera got engaged to Matthew Rutler, whom she had met on the set of Burlesque, and she gave birth to their daughter Summer in August 2014.
Star: Christina, five-time Grammy winner, rose to prominence with the release of her self-titled debut album in 1999. She hasn’t released an album since Release in 2018 (photo from 2000)
Famous mom: The singer has 12-year-old son Max with ex-husband Jordan Bratman and six-year-old daughter Summer Rain with fiance Matthew Rutler (pictured in 2019)