With less than a week to go until her 10th album A.K.A. arrives, Jennifer Lopez drops a video teaser for her song “Emotions.” In the black-and-white clip, J.Lo sits at the piano while singing the heartfelt ballad, which was co-written by Chris Brown and Chantal Kreviazuk.
“Someone took my emotions / Don’t forgive me, I didn’t ask,” she sings.
J.Lo will help kick off the FIFA World Cup by performing the official theme song “We Are One (Ole Ola)” with Pitbull and Claudia Leitte during the opening ceremony in Brazil on Thursday.
Fifteen years after making her debut, Jennifer Lopez celebrates a milestone in her career with her 10th album A.K.A. Before it arrives on June 17, you can listen to 30-second snippets of 10 of the 14 tracks.
In addition to the singles “I Luh Ya Papi” and “First Love,” the star-studded set includes appearances from Iggy Azalea, Nas, T.I., Rick Ross, and Pitbull, plus contributions from Chris Brown, Diplo, Detail, Harmony, Roccstarr, Max Martin, and more.
“My roots are hip-hop, my roots are R&B, my roots are pop, my roots are Latin,” said J.Lo. “All that always comes out in my records. I’ve always found that when I follow my own heart, that’s when my music is the best. This album is right back to that for me.”
Jimmy Fallon isn’t the only one in town with tight pants. The talk show host met his match in the form of Jennifer Lopez during a hilarious skit on “The Tonight Show.” The two argue over who has the tightest pants, but things quickly take a turn for the worse when J.Lo threatens him.
“Listen up, you little bitch,” she says. “You better hide your wife, you better hide your kids, ’cause I will cut you.”
Jimmy backs off and J.Lo continues dancing in her tight white pants, ending with a shot of her booty.
Jennifer Lopez has sold out shows across the globe, but she brought it back to the Bronx during a free concert for State Farm’s Neighborhood Sessions on Wednesday. Fifteen years after the release of her debut On the 6, the international superstar performed her biggest hits and brought out some special guests at Orchard Beach in Pelham Bay Park.
She opened the 90-minute set with “Same Girl” and ran through her catalog of hits including “If You Had My Love,” “Love Don’t Cost a Thing,” “Waiting for Tonight,” and her latest single “First Love” off her upcoming 10th album A.K.A., due June 17.
Ja Rule appeared for “I’m Real” and “Ain’t It Funny.” She also debuted a new song with Fat Joe, who delivered his hit “Lean Back.” French Montana joined J.Lo for “I Luh Ya Papi” and performed his own hits, “Ain’t Worried About Nothin” and “Pop That.”
Additionally, she paid tribute to Selena and covered Diana Ross’ “Theme from Mahogany” and Barbra Streisand’s “My Man” before closing with her 2001 hit “Jenny From the Block.”
“It feels super at home for me,” J.Lo told “GMA.” “It took me right back to Sundays in the Bronx.”
Backstage, she was joined by friends and family including T.I., Khloe Kardashian, Angie Martinez, her mother, and her sister.
Jennifer Lopez turns up the heat in the black-and-white video for “First Love.” The sexy superstar gets intimate with British model David Gandy in the Anthony Mandler-directed clip, which was shot in the desert outside L.A. earlier this month. J.Lo braved a sand storm, but still looked stunning, while shooting the steamy scenes.
“He’s a great guy and we had such a great time making the video,” J.Lo said of her hunky co-star. “He may have been shirtless occasionally, but for the most part he had clothes on.”
Her 10th album A.K.A. arrives June 17 featuring Iggy Azalea, Nas, Rick Ross, T.I., Pitbull, and more.
Jennifer Lopez capped off the latest season of “American Idol” with a bang. After receiving the Icon Award at Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards, the pop superstar made her way from the judges’ table to the stage to perform her Max Martin-produced single “First Love” on Wednesday’s finale. With the wind whipping through her hair, the hot mamacita sexed up the stage with an exhilarating set.
The 44-year-old credits her fit physique to her 22-day vegan diet, which she recently completed. “I enjoy eating that way. I never did,” she told Ryan Seacrest. “And I didn’t know how good you can feel when you put healthy stuff in your body.”
In addition to J.Lo, Aloe Blacc, Paramore, and Demi Lovato also performed at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live before an “Idol” winner was crowned.
J.Lo’s 10th album A.K.A. drops June 17 featuring Iggy Azalea, Nas, T.I., Rick Ross, and Pitbull.
If that wasn’t enough, she will release a book, True Love, on October 28.
On June 17, Jennifer Lopez will release her 10th album A.K.A. After recording with everyone from Maxwell to Wiz Khalifa over the past year, the multi-faceted superstar has whittled it down to 14 tracks.
The star-studded set includes appearances from Iggy Azalea, Nas, T.I., Rick Ross, and Pitbull, plus contributions from Chris Brown, Diplo, Detail, Harmony, Roccstarr, Max Martin, and more.
“Usually I do an album in a few months, but this one’s taking me a year to really put together,” J.Lo told Rap-Up. “Because it’s my 10th album, I think it feels a little more special.”