I learned a lot from the first record that helped me to develop. It was released by RCA Records as the third single from Stripped on March 13, 2003. [20] On the issue dated April 26, 2003, the single charted at number 46. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. "[14] Digital Spy's Nick Levine named it a "strutting arena rock" song,[5] while Nick Butler from Sputnikmusic simply called it "great. After all you put me through You'd think I'd despise you But in the end I wanna thank you 'Cause you made that much stronger Well I thought [12], On the first episode of RuPaul's Drag Race Untucked season 10, Aguilera said the song was about someone she loved but "deserved it". [42] As of February 2013, "Fighter" has sold 159,000 copies in the United Kingdom. Let's Celebrate With Legendtina's 12 Best VMA Moments! Follow @genius [8][9] Aguilera's vocals on the track span from the low-note of G3 to the high-note of G5;[7] Taylor labelled Aguilera's vocals "tornado of a vocal. The track sees Aguilera thanking a man, who had done wrong to her, for ma… [30] On the Canadian Singles Chart, it peaked at number three. [7] Aguilera speaks the lyrics, "After all you put me through, you'd think I'd despise you / But in the end, I wanna thank you, 'cause you made me that much stronger" on the guitar theme by Dave Navarro. 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So thanks for making me a fighter Made me learn a little bit faster Made my skin a little bit thicker Makes me that much smarter So thanks for making me a fighter. Print and download Fighter sheet music by Christina Aguilera. [66] On April 16, 2012, Aguilera performed "Fighter" again on the second season of US reality show The Voice, on which she is one of the judges and coaches, with her "Team Xtina" and Crenshaw High School choir. [67] Jonathan Hofmann called the performance "insane and bizarre as it sounds". And to anybody out there who has gone through some major shit, which I can totaly relate believe me, I hope that even if you don't like this singer, you'll give the song a chance. Christina Aguilera has inspired millions with songs like 'Fighter' and 'Beautiful' but behind these iconic hymns, there is a personal story of survival. [47] Intercut scenes of moths and Aguilera's blue eyes are then shown. On May 23, 2007, singer Jordin Sparks covered "Fighter" during the season finale of the sixth season of US singing contest American Idol, which made her the winner. [1] However, it made her become "smarter and stronger". Aguilera performed the track on four of her major concert tours: Justified and Stripped Tour (2003), The Stripped Tour (2003), Back to Basics Tour (2006–2008), and Liberation Tour (2018). [55] The song was also performed on Aguilera and Justin Timberlake's 2003 summer tour Justified and Stripped Tour, in order to support Stripped and Timberlake's album Justified. [47] Initially, she is trapped in a glass box, and her kimono is billowing like a balloon. A per Variety, the 'Fighter' hitmaker is said to have joined the music mogul's star-studded roster, which includes the likes of Megan Thee Stallion, Mariah Carey, Rihanna and more. "Fighter". [61], On June 8, 2010, the singer sang the track with four other songs, "Bionic", "Not Myself Tonight", "Beautiful" and "You Lost Me" on The Today Show. Lacey Brown, Didi Benami, Katie Stevens, Siobhan Magnus and Crystal Bowersox performed a medley of Aguilera's hits "Beautiful" and "Fighter". = “I’m not going to”. an acoustic version of the song i think its real fun to play it like this / Album : Stripped Artist : Christina Aguilera Song : Fighter Tabbed by : Blue-toxic (Pm me if u wanna ask about any "The song is sort of about transformation, so I took that in a nature kind of way, the way nature deals with transformation. Everyone could relate to Beautiful, which is why it was the biggest world hit of her career. [7][10] Lyrically, Aguilera wants to thank the man who did her wrong rather than insult him, because he helped make her stronger and work harder, thus making her a fighter. This song has now become my anthem. 'Fighter' music video by Christina Aguilera. The song was released as the third single from the album. [Spoken:] After all you put me through, You think I'd despise you, But in the end I wanna thank you, 'Cause you've made me that much stronger. [citation needed], It was also featured on the finale of the fourth season of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars, where contestants Monét X-Change and Trinity The Tuck had to lipsync to it in order to win the competition. Guess I, I couldn't trust called your bluff time is up. //]]>. First of all why listen to a song? Sheet music arranged for Piano/Vocal/Guitar in G Major (transposable). [31], Throughout Europe, "Fighter" also attained moderate success on charts, peaking within the top 15 in most of the countries where it charted. The song was written by Aguilera and Scott Storch and was produced by the latter. "[9] On behalf of the same publication, Andrew Unterberger wrote that "Fighter" and "Can't Hold Us Down" are two tracks that helped "expand audience expectations of her image and sound. Fighter Christina Aguilera cover art, cover version finding. It reached number 11 in Belgium (Flanders)[32] and Switzerland,[33] number 12 in Norway[34] and Sweden,[35] number 13 in Germany,[36] and number 15 in Denmark,[37] Italy[38] and Spain. [5] The song was inspired by band Guns N' Roses' song "November Rain" (1992). It was released by RCA Records as the third single from Stripped on March 13, 2003. Whether indulging pop music’s fantasies on the Redman-featuring “Dirrty” or scorching former critics on the electric-guitar-heavy “Fighter,” Stripped is the sound of a woman taking control of her public image. The video begins with Aguilera wearing a black velvet kimono, with a pale complexion and long black hair, refers to a larva. [47] In addition, her hair becomes white, and moths fly around her. [79] Sylvia Yacoub from Aguilera's team on the third season of The Voice also recorded a version of the song. [19] In the following week, it jumped to number 56. [57] On June 1, 2007, during the promotion of Back to Basics, Aguilera performed "Fighter" along with "Ain't No Other Man", "Hurt" and "Candyman" at the 2007 Muz-TV Awards. [1] According to Aguilera, her debut album helped her a lot to develop the process. RCA Records released it to US contemporary hit radio stations on March 13, 2003 as the third single from the album. Three Gothic ballerinas eat fruit and then collapse. The singer performed the song for the first time on Saturday Night Live on March 15, 2003. Inspired by Guns N' Roses' song "November Rain", "Fighter" was characterized as a hybrid of rock and R&B that … Inspired by Guns N' Roses' song "November Rain", "Fighter" was characterized as a hybrid of rock and R&B that incorporates elements of arena rock and rock and roll. "[16] On a less positive side, BBC Music's Jacqueline Hodges called the song "hilarious",[17] while Jancee Dunn from Rolling Stone wrote that the song "is a sterile foray into rock. Christina Aguilera has reportedly signed a management deal with Jay-Z's Roc Nation label. I had to sit down and make sense of my feelings and experiences. In that same episode, Aguilera herself performed her 2010 single "You Lost Me". Sentences for Fighter (Christina Aguilera song) It was co-directed by Aguilera alongside Floria Sigismondi, who had previously directed the music video for "Fighter" (2003). She continues, "Made me learn a little bit faster/ Made my skin a little bit thicker/ Makes me that much smarter/ So thanks for making me a fighter". [11] At the chorus, she sings, "'Cause it makes me that much stronger/ Makes me work a little bit harder/ Makes me that much wiser/ So thanks for making me a fighter". "Fighter" also reached number three in the United Kingdom and Canada, and number five in Australia. A featured artist, and more about Christina Aguilera on Amazon music respectively in the United States Adult! 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