Christina Aguilera, Blake Shelton Duet: 'The Voice' Co-Stars Planning Country Collaboration?
"You make me want to sing country," Christina Aguilera said to Team Blake contestant RaeLynn last week on "The Voice." As The Boot reports, it turns out the pop powerhouse wasn't kidding! She's now flirting with the idea of doing a country duet with her fellow "Voice" star (and RaeLynn's coach) Blake Shelton.
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If this Christina-Blake duet happens, RaeLynn will share credit for sparking the idea with two scantily-clad men. Christina took to the "Voice" stage last week to perform with her team and some hunky backup dancers, starting the performance with a snippet of the country superstar's "Hillbilly Bone" as the guys danced around Blake, doing a PG-rated strip tease.
"That. Just. Happened!!!!! @TheRealXtina I'm speechless," Blake tweeted just minutes after.
"@blakeshelton Now we need to team up for a country duet Blake!! I'm down!! Let's go!" tweeted Christina in response.
Blake may throw playful jabs at Christina every now and then, but his respect for the blond beauty is immense. He has called her one of the "greatest vocalists of all time" and has even praised his competitor's "Voice" strategy.
"That's an understatement to say that I'm 'open' to singing a duet with Christina Aguilera," Blake tells Stereotude, "more like I would pay her, I would beg her, I'll wash her car, I'll clean her house, babysit her kid ..."
(Let's just hope Christina doesn't take him up on the latter offer ... at least not for a few years.)
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