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Christina Aguilera belts out a track while Charli XCX flaunts her figure at the amfAR charity gala

Christina Aguilera put on a passionate display as she belted out a track while performing on stage at the amfAR charity gala during the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday. 

The singer, 41, looked in her element as she sang her heart out while entertaining the star-studded crowd at the glitzy event held at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d’Antibes, southern France.

Christina was in good company as Charlie XCX also performed at the gala, with the singer, 29, flaunting her figure in a very skimpy silver ensemble.

Sing it! Christina Aguilera put on a passionate display as she belted out a track while performing on stage at the amfAR charity gala during the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday

The Fighter hitmaker remained in the same plunging black jewel dress she had earlier worn on the red carpet, but this time added a furry coat as well as a loose jacket for the performance. 

She further accessorised her stage look with dark sunglasses and black gloves, with Christina appearing to captivate her audience as she sang. 

Meanwhile, Charli ensured she had all eyes on her as she performed in a racy metallic outfit consisting of a silver bra, criss cross midsection and a skimpy fringed skirt. 

The Boom Clap hitmaker teamed her sexy ensemble with black knee-high boots, while she styled her raven locks in a half up, half down style.

If you've got it: Christina was in good company as Charlie XCX also performed at the gala, with the singer, 29, flaunting her figure in a very skimpy silver ensemble

If you’ve got it: Christina was in good company as Charlie XCX also performed at the gala, with the singer, 29, flaunting her figure in a very skimpy silver ensemble

Charli oozed confidence as she strutted her stuff on stage and performed some steamy moves with her hunky backing dancers. 

Earlier in the evening, Christina stunned on the red carpet in her showstopping black gown, which featured a scoop detailed bust with gold, silver and green jewel embellishing.

Christina’s stunning gown also boasted a glimmering snake-like embellishing making it’s way up each arm, with a shoulder pad detail and a long train. 

Her makeup look was just as glamorous, as she sported a bronzed pink eyeshadow and a glossy lip – with cheek highlighting gold speckles added.

Passion: The singer, 41, looked in her element as she sang her heart out while entertaining the star-studded crowd at the glitzy event held at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d'Antibes, southern France

Passion: The singer, 41, looked in her element as she sang her heart out while entertaining the star-studded crowd at the glitzy event held at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d’Antibes, southern France

Performance: The Fighter hitmaker remained in the same plunging black jewel dress she had earlier worn on the red carpet, but this time added a furry coat as well as a loose jacket for the performance

Feeling the chill? She further accessorised her stage look with dark sunglasses and black gloves

Performance: The Fighter hitmaker remained in the same plunging black jewel dress she had earlier worn on the red carpet, but this time added a furry coat as well as a loose jacket for the performance

Captivating: All eyes (and phones) were on the singer as she took to the stage at the gala on Thursday

Captivating: All eyes (and phones) were on the singer as she took to the stage at the gala on Thursday

She added pretty jewel earrings to match her dress’s detail, while striking a pose for the cameras. 

Elsewhere, Charli XCX made ever the entrance in a sheer lace waistcoat style top and a champagne corset. 

She paired the slightly gothic look with a velvet maxi skirt, which featured a lengthy train to follow behind her.

The singer added chunky platform heels with an open toe, as a statement silver ring wrapped around her left hand’s middle finger. 

Let's do this! Christina was on fine form as she and her dancers entertained the star-studded audience

Let’s do this! Christina was on fine form as she and her dancers entertained the star-studded audience

Star of the show: Christina certainly captivated the audience with her voice

Star of the show: Christina certainly captivated the audience with her voice

Charli’s brunette locks were styled in a wrapped around high-bun, with one piece falling to her neck in a dreadlock style braid.

amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research returned to the Cannes International Film for the 28th edition of amfAR Gala Cannes. 

The event which takes place Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc featured live performances by Christina Aguilera, Ricky Martin and Charli XCX, with legendary actor, director and producer Robert De Niro serving as the evening’s honored guest. 

Longtime amfAR supporter Carine Roitfeld curated the annual fashion show, which will include looks from the world’s top designers.

Wow: Meanwhile, Charli ensured she had all eyes on her as she performed in a racy metallic outfit consisting of a silver bra, criss cross midsection and a skimpy fringed skirt

Wow: Meanwhile, Charli ensured she had all eyes on her as she performed in a racy metallic outfit consisting of a silver bra, criss cross midsection and a skimpy fringed skirt

Oh my! The star put on a very sensual display as she took to the stage for her performance

Confidence: Charli was not shy when it came to showing off her figure in the barely-there outfit

Oh my! The star put on a very sensual display as she took to the stage for her performance

Flaunt: The Boom Clap hitmaker teamed her sexy ensemble with black knee-high boots, while she styled her raven locks in a half up, half down style

Flaunt: The Boom Clap hitmaker teamed her sexy ensemble with black knee-high boots, while she styled her raven locks in a half up, half down style

She's got the moves: Charli was determined to put on a good show

She’s got the moves: Charli was determined to put on a good show

The exclusive black-tie event included cocktails, dinner and an exciting live auction led by renowned auctioneer Simon de Pury. 

The auction, sponsored by FTX, will include all show looks, along with a collection of contemporary artworks and one-of-a-kind luxury items and experiences. 

The theme of this year’s fashion show will be Let’s Get Married and it will include looks by Oscar de la Renta, Loewe, Louis Vuitton, Louis Vuitton Men, Givenchy, Gucci, Chanel, Saint Laurent, and De Fursac. 

Here she is: Charli certainly knew how to turn up the heat for the evening

Here she is: Charli certainly knew how to turn up the heat for the evening

Work it: Charli oozed confidence as she strutted her stuff on stage and performed some steamy moves with her hunky backing dancers

Hands on: The star got very close to her dancers on stage

Work it: Charli oozed confidence as she strutted her stuff on stage and performed some steamy moves with her hunky backing dancers

Sizzling: The Good Ones singer belted out her tracks for the audience

Sizzling: The Good Ones singer belted out her tracks for the audience

Let me entertain you: The beauty gave it her all on stage

Good times: Charli wowed in her racy sliver outfit

Let me entertain you: The beauty gave it her all on stage

Good cause: Charli was on hand to thrill the audience during the evening, which was in support of the fight against HIV/AIDS

Good cause: Charli was on hand to thrill the audience during the evening, which was in support of the fight against HIV/AIDS

Balenciaga, Fendi, Tom Ford, Jacquemus, Valentino, Giambattista Valli, Armani, Alaia, Burberry, Versace, Alled Martinez, Monot, Nensi Dojaka, and Dior, among many others were also showcasing their looks. 

Chairs of this 28th edition of amfAR Gala Cannes will include Baz Luhrmann, Carine Roitfeld, Caroline Scheufele, Cynthia Erivo, Ever Gabo Anderson, Kate Hudson, LaKeith Stanfield and Laura Linney. 

Other chairs include Lauren Remington Platt, Michelle Williams, Milla Jovovich, Mohammed Al-Turki, Sam Bankman-Fried, Vanessa Hudgens, amfAR Board Co-Chairs T. Ryan Greenawalt and Kevin McClatchy, and amfAR Trustee Vin Roberti.

The official beauty partner of the fashion show is Charlotte Tilbury which provided skincare and make-up products for the event as well as professional make-up artists.

Gorgeous: Christina 41, looked ultra-glamorous in a plunging black jewel dress on Thursday as she hit the red carpet

Details: The gown also boasted a glimmering snake-like embellishing making it's way up each arm, with a shoulder pad detail and a long train

Gorgeous: Christina 41, looked ultra-glamorous in a plunging black jewel dress on Thursday as she hit the red carpet 

Curls: The singer showed off her ample cleavage in the gorgeous look, as her bleach blonde tresses were styled in a dramatic curl - with some pulled back in a ponytail while other locks sat outside of the style

Curls: The singer showed off her ample cleavage in the gorgeous look, as her bleach blonde tresses were styled in a dramatic curl – with some pulled back in a ponytail while other locks sat outside of the style

amfAR adhered to strict Covid-19 safety protocols and took great care to ensure all health guidelineswere respected at the event.

amfAR is one of the world’s leading nonprofit organizations dedicated to the support of AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education, and advocacy.

 Since 1985, amfAR has invested nearly $617 million in its programs and has awarded more than 3,500 grants to research teams worldwide.

amfAR Gala Cannes has raised a cumulative total of more than $245 million for amfAR’s lifesaving AIDS research. 

This extraordinary success has enabled the Foundation to make critical research investments that have brought us within reach of a cure for HIV.

Sheer ensemble: Next in the line of beauties was Charli XCX, who made ever the entrance in a sheer lace waistcoat style top and a champagne corset

Sheer ensemble: Next in the line of beauties was Charli XCX, who made ever the entrance in a sheer lace waistcoat style top and a champagne corset

Gothic chic: She paired the look with a velvet maxi skirt, which featured a lengthy train to follow behind her

Gothic chic: She paired the look with a velvet maxi skirt, which featured a lengthy train to follow behind her

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