Michael and Prince. Janet and Madonna. Beyonce and Rihanna.
Historically, there are certain names that are consistently paired and often pit against each other in music.
One of the most notable groupings is Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears.
Both were beacons of the late 90’s wave of blonde bombshells who would go on to blow all the way up in the early 00’s – carving out success narratives that still resonate today.
In recent years, their paths have taken very different courses – Xtina into TV and Spears to Las Vegas where her ‘Piece of Me’ residency has proven a hit.
Still, the latter surprised many given that Sin City “had-slash-has” a reputation for being the arena ageing acts go post chart relevancy.
Clearly, it’s a sentiment Aguilera’s manager Irving Azoff seems to subscribe to.
During an interview on Pauly Shore‘s podcast, the legendary industry force shot down suggestion that the ‘Your Body’ singer should embark on a Vegas run like Britney’s.
Find out why below…