Christina Aguilera Uses Nas, Rockettes for NBA All-Star Games

New York-centric: The singer kicked off the basketball game with New York-themed songs

Christina Aguilera, born in Staten Island, returned to New York to kick off the NBA All-Star Game. The Rockettes and Nas joined Aguilera on Sunday night (Feb. 15). She made her way through the NYC love songbook.

Enjoy!

This Day in Music History — October 27

1964 : Sonny (31-year-old Salvatore Bono) and Cher (18-year-old Cherilyn Sarkisian), exchange vows and wedding rings in their first home. Their publicity materials cite this as the day of their wedding, but they would not officially marry until 1969.

1975 : Bruce Springsteen appears on the covers of both Time and Newsweek amid acclaim for his Born To Run album.

2005 : New York rappers Jay-Z and Nas end their longtime feud and promote peace on-stage during New York radio station Power 105.1’s Power House concert at New Jersey’s Continental Airlines Arena.

2011 : Beavis and Butthead returns to MTV.

2013 : Fleetwood Mac cancels the remaining dates of their world tour after co-founder John McVie is diagnosed with cancer.