Christina Aguilera To Be Honored At 2013 People's Choice Awards

Christina Aguilera has been named the People's Voice and will be honored as such at the upcoming People's Choice Awards. The prize is given to celebrate her achievements and contributions to the music industry, as well as her global star power.

Aguilera, who is also nominated for Favorite Celebrity Judge, will perform on the program as well.

"I am thrilled to announce that Christina Aguilera is joining Jason Aldean as a performer at the People's Choice Awards," executive producer Mark Burnett said.

"Christina is one of my dearest friends and lights up literally every stage she steps onto. And I am so glad that I get to work with the amazing Jason Aldean again. I cannot wait to see these performances live on show night!"

The event takes place at Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre, airing live January 9 at 6 PM EST on CBS.

Copyright(c) 2012 All Rights Reserved