Who Is Shelly Loraine Kearns? Mother Of Christina Aguilera

by Mela Fri Oct 20 2023 Updated On Fri Oct 27 2023
Who Is Shelly Loraine Kearns? Mother Of Christina Aguilera

Shelly Loraine Kearns is the mother of American singer and songwriter, Christina Aguilera. 

She was married to Fausto Xavier Aguilera. They married in 1980 and separated after seven years of marriage in 1987.

They have two daughters, Rachel and Christina, from their marriage. Fausto used to abuse her and their daughters.

After her divorce from her first husband, she married James Kearns. They have a son named Michael Kearns.

She was a violinist in the American Youth Symphony.

Shelly Loraine Kearns's ex-husband and their daughter.
Shelly Loraine Kearns's ex-husband and their daughter. Source: Instagram

Daughter's Love Life

Christina and her partner, Matthew Rutler, have been engaged since 2014 but haven’t rushed to get married. 

They met while working on the movie Burlesque in 2010. They started dating after Christina divorced her ex-husband, Jordan Bratman.

Matthew Rutler used to work as a production assistant on various movies and was also a guitarist in a band. 

They got engaged on Valentine’s Day in 2014 and were expecting their first child. 

They had a daughter named Summer Rain in August 2014, and Christina already had a son from her previous marriage. 

Even though they got engaged, they haven’t set a wedding date, and Christina mentioned she wasn’t in a hurry to do so. 

Matthew Rutler now works for a company called Master Class, and he was involved in founding it with Christina

He appeared in one of Christina’s music videos in 2013

Christina talked about her intimate life with Rutler in a podcast interview in 2023

They often share moments from their life on social media, especially on special occasions like Valentine’s Day.

Christina Aguilera with her partner and their daughter.
Christina Aguilera with her partner and their daughter. Source: Instagram


Shelly was born on March 23, 1960. She is 63 years old as of 2023.

Net Worth

Her daughter Christina's net worth is about $160 million.

Shelly Loraine Kearns's daughter, Christina Aguilera.
Shelly Loraine Kearns's daughter, Christina Aguilera. Source: Instagram

Christina Talked About Her Halloween Obsession

In an interview with Jimmy Kimmel Live Show, Christina talked about how she loves Halloween. 

She has been a fan of Halloween since she was a kid. 

She is excited about her upcoming shows in Las Vegas, especially for Halloween.

They go all out with decorations. They don’t give out candy to trick or treat; instead, they have a haunted house for kids. 

The kids can choose how scary it is based on their age. She also likes to play pranks on her fiance during Halloween. 

She also talked about her new Vegas show at The Venetian, which is in a brand-new venue and starts at midnight. 

She looks forward to celebrating the new year every night during the show. 

Christina Is Unsure If She’ll Be Mentioned In Britney Spears’ Book

Christina worries about whether she will be mentioned in Britney Spears's memoir, The Woman in Me

They both started their careers together when they were young. 

When asked if she hopes to be in the book, Christina says she hopes everything is good between them and that they should celebrate the future. 

The host, Jimmy Kimmel, teased about wanting to be in the book, and Christina said she’d prefer him to be in it.  

Even though Britney and Christina have been compared and sometimes pitted against each other in their careers, Christina supported Britney during her conservatorship battle, which ended in 2021.

Britney Spears's memoir reveals her perspective on her life and career. It has been making headlines for a while. 

Michelle Williams will narrate most of the audiobook as it has been emotional for Spears to relive her experience. 

The book mentions a personal revelation from Brtiney about having an abortion while dating Justin Timberlake from NSYNC

However, it doesn’t include her recent separation from her third husband, Sam Asghari, as that happened after the book was written.

Christina is unsure if she will be mentioned in Britney Spearsbook.

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