In a recent interview, singer Christina Aguilera opened up about her abusive past in her household. She said:
"I decided to step in between and said 'don't hurt my mommy.' He then threw me across the room because I had stood up for my mom," she shares. "He was getting more physical with me, the older I got, and my mom said enough was enough."
For more, tune in to her Vh1 Behind The Music