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New celeb mom joins Rock the Vote effort

June 26, 2008 7:20:27 AM PDT
Grammy award-winning singer Christina Aguilera is using her voice to spread the word about the importance of voting.Aguilera talked to CNN's Larry King about why she decided to team up with Rock the Vote.

"In particular for me, being a new mother, you know, it was really important for me to get involved, and get excited about this election in particular being such one of change and new development for our country and for the future of my son. Being a new mother, I just want the best possibilities for him and was extra excited about getting involved,"

Aguilera and her baby will appear in a new Rock the Vote public service announcement.

Rock the Vote's mission is to get young people involved in the political process.


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