Christina Aguilera to Perform, Receive Award at People's Choice Awards

1:05 PM PST 12/19/2012 by Rebecca Ford
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The coach of “The Voice” will receive the People's Voice award at the event Jan. 9.

Christina Aguilera will perform at the People’s Choice Awards on Jan. 9, 2013, organizers announced Wednesday.

Additionally, the Voice coach will receive the 2013 People’s Voice award, which recognizes her achievement in the music industry. Aguilera is also nominated for Favorite Celebrity Judge at this year’s awards event.

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Aguilera joins previously announced performer, country star Jason Aldean. The People’s Choice Awards 2013 will air live on CBS on Wednesday, Jan. 9, from Nokia Theatre L.A. Live.

Aguilera released her seventh studio album, Lotus, Nov. 13. The album, which features collaborations with Max Martin, Sia and Alex Da Kid, as well as duets with Cee Lo Green and Blake Shelton, debuted at No. 7 on the Billboard 200. Throughout her career, the singer has won five Grammy Awards, sold more than 43 million albums worldwide and achieved four No. 1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. She was featured as a coach on NBC’s The Voice for the first three seasons, but will take the fourth season off to focus on promoting her new album and touring.

The nominees for the 2013 People's Choice Awards were announced Nov. 15, with Justin Bieber, Maroon 5 and Adam Levine, Channing Tatum, Jennifer Lawrence and Emma Stone leading the way. See the complete list of nominees here.

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