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Singer Christina Aguilera has separated from Jordan Bratman, her husband of nearly five years.
A close source tells ET they are trying to work things through but are living separate lives and that they want to do the best thing for their son Max. The split is amicable at this time.
A source close to Christina says she is getting great support from her friends and family and they all agree that Christina will continue to be the best Mom she can be for Max.
The pair began dating in 2002 and married November 19, 2005 in Napa Valley, CA.
The couple's son was born in January, 2008.
Aguilera's most recent album, Bionic, was released this past June and fans can see her on the big screen November 24 in ‘Burlesque’ alongside Cher.