Christina Milian is an American actress, singer and songwriter. she started her music career undersigned Murder Inc. Records at the age of 19 she released her debut album. The album featured hit singles like “AM to PM” and “When You Look at Me”, both songs earned her a debut on the US hot 100 Billboard charts. She has also appeared in a couple of movies, including the classic rom com “Love Don’t Cost A Thing”.
Christina Milian Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents, Siblings
Originally named Christine Marie Flores, Christina Milian was born September 26, 1981Jersey City, New Jersey, and is of Afro-Cuban origin. Her parents are Don Flores and Carmen Milian, she was raised in Waldorf, Maryland.
Christina changed her name and adopted her mother’s maiden name Milian so she could have a better chance of getting movie roles. She has two younger sisters named Danielle and Elizabeth. She developed an interest in entertainment at a young age and began auditioning with local talent agencies and appearing in commercials for Honeycomb and Wendy’s when she was nine years old. Milian’s mother Carmen, moved Christiana and her sisters to Los Angeles in order to further improve her career chances. Unfortunately this led to her parents divorce.She completed her schooling from Westlake High School and has also been to Matthew Henson Middle School. She also began to pursue a career in music, she started recording with producer Rodney Jerkins at 17 and began to send her demos to various recording companies.
Christina Milian Career Details
Christina Milian got her first major breakthrough when she featured on rapper Ja Rule’s album song “Between Me and You” The song was released in 2000, Milian also opportuned to co-write and sing backup vocals on Jennifer Lopez’s single.
Her work on the feature with Ja Rule gave her the right attention she needed and led to a record deal with Murder Inc. Records. She released her self titled debut album in 2001 in the UK, Sweden and Netherlands but never released it in the United States of America due to the September 11 terrorist attacks.
In 2004, Milian released her second studio album It’s About Time, which provided her first major U.S. hit, “Dip It Low”, which reached number five on the U.S. Billboard chart. Christina Milian’s acting career did not take off as quickly as she expected, she had minor roles in film and television shows before landing her first lead role in Love Don’t Cost a Thing.
In 2015, Christina Milian premiered her reality tv show Christina Milian Turned Up, the series centered on the everyday lives of the Actress, her mother and her two sisters, Danielle and Liz Flores. Christna Starred in the critically acclaimed Netflix romantic comedy Falling Inn Love in 2019 with actor Adam Demos.
Christina Milian dating History And Marriage Details
Christina Milan started dating her “Love Don’t Cost A Thing” co-star Nick Cannon in 2003, they met on the set of the hit movie and started dating subsequently after the movie. They broke up 2 years later, Milian claimed she broke off the relationship because of Nick’s constant cheating. She started dating music producer The Dream in 2009, they got married the same year and had her first child, a girl “Violet” with him a year later. They divorced in 2010.
Milian had a relationship with rapper Lil Wayne In 2014, they a year later. She is currently in a relationship with French singer M. Pokora, the couple welcomed their first child Isaiah and Milian’s second in 2020. In December 2020, the couple announced they were expecting their second child together. They announced the arrival of their second child together in 2021. The couple had a baby boy and named him Kenna.
Christina Milian Net Worth
Christina is reportedly worth 6 million dollars.
Christina Milian Body Measurements
Milian is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs 54 kg.
Christina Milian Property
Christina Milan owns a house in Los Angeles, California, USA. She also owns a G- Wagon.
Christina Milian Philanthropy Work
Christina Milian had worked with several charities including the Children Uniting Nations charity. She was a big sister and mentor to foster children, she says that her favorite charity is the Penny Lane Foundation. Milian was awarded with a humanitarian award at The Reign fundraiser from the Elton John AIDS Foundation for being a role model for young children.