Christina Aguilera postpones tonight's Detroit show


Bummer for Detroit Xtina fans — tonight's gig has been unexpectedly postponed due to illness. The singer took to her Twitter account to bear the bad news:

Aguilera was also forced to postpone a gig in Ontario earlier this week. According to a brief email from promoter 313 Presents:

Christina Aguilera’s “The Liberation Tour” performance tonight at the Fox Theatre has been postponed until a later date. Details on the rescheduled date will be released early next week.

Well, dang. In the meantime, here's the video for "Genie in a Bottle."

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