Christina Aguilera Is 'Forever Indebted' to Gay Fans

By: Brandon Voss
11.30.2012 caught up with The Voice mentor Christina Aguilera as she promotes her surprisingly enjoyable new album Lotus, and she once again had a shout-out for her loyal LGBT fans. In fact, the performer credits the gays not only for their hand in her success but also for her sanity and survival.

I cannot be more thankful for the support over the years from the community," she says. "Even when I felt I couldn’t stand, they held me up and supported me. I think we can each related to each other and I am forever indebted."

But when it comes to the subject of her lesbian friends, Miss Xtina's not about to bother with gossip blogs who blamed female friendships for her divorce. "
I don’t know what the blogs said, nor do I care," she says. "I have a close group of people I really trust who I have known forever — some are gay and some aren’t. To me they are just close friends."

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