Jennifer Lopez

May
18
Jennifer Lopez Receives Icon Award, Performs at Billboard Music Awards

Jennifer Lopez

From the block to the Billboard Music Awards. Jennifer Lopez became the fourth artist and first woman to receive the Icon Award at Sunday’s annual ceremony in Las Vegas. Iggy Azalea and Ricky Martin introduced the international superstar, who has sold over 75 million records worldwide.

Her peers including Rihanna, Mary J. Blige, and Taylor Swift paid tribute to her in a video montage before J.Lo took the stage in a shimmery bodysuit to perform her new single “First Love” off her upcoming album A.K.A.

An overwhelmed J.Lo thanked her family including her mother and sister, who were both in the audience. She also shared some encouraging words for the young kids at home watching.

“Have faith, dream big, think big, and know that anything is possible,” she said. “You never know where you might end up.”

Watch J.Lo make BBMA history below.

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May
18
Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez Perform ‘We Are One’ at Billboard Music Awards

J.Lo and Pitbull

Dale! Pitbull brought Rio to Las Vegas for the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday.

The Miami rapper opened the show with a Carnival-themed performance of the official FIFA World Cup Song “We Are One (Ole Ola)” with some help from Jennifer Lopez and Brazilian singer Cláudia Leitte.

On June 12, they will perform the song at the FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony at the Arena de Sao Paulo.

Watch them kick off the show with a bang.

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May
18
J.Lo, Wiz Khalifa, YG, Trey Songz, & ScHoolboy Q Perform at PowerHouse 2014

Jennifer Lopez

Hip-hop and R&B’s biggest stars packed the Honda Center in Anaheim for the biggest West Coast concert of the year, PowerHouse 2014. Presented by L.A. radio station Power 106, Saturday’s star-studded lineup featured everyone from Jennifer Lopez to YG.

Sage the Gemini kicked things off with special guest Iamsu! followed by Juicy J, who turned the stage into a strip club with his turn-up anthems.

Trey Songz serenaded the ladies with his latest Trigga singles including “Na Na,” plus a cover of Chris Brown’s “Loyal” and his remix to Kid Ink’s “Show Me.”

Ahead of her performance at the Billboard Music Awards, Jennifer Lopez delivered a dance-heavy retrospective of hits including “I’m Real,” “Jenny From the Block,” and “Get Right.” She also premiered her new Diplo-produced song “Big Booty” off her upcoming album A.K.A., due June 17.

Nicki Minaj took it back to her mixtape days, performing with only a DJ, and brought out Soulja Boy for their collaboration “Yasss Bish!!!” (Watch her complete set here).

ScHoolboy Q and Isaiah Rashad repped for TDE, and Wiz Khalifa tore up the stage with “We Dem Boyz.”

With some help from DJ Mustard, YG closed out the evening with his West Coast bangers and some OG guests including Kurupt, Daz, and Warren G.

Earlier in the day, Iggy Azalea headlined the “New@2″ outdoor stage, performing her hit “Fancy,” and L.A.’s own Tinashe turned up the heat with her single “2 On.”

If you missed the live stream, catch some of the performances below.

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May
16
Video: Pitbull f/ Jennifer Lopez & Cláudia Leitte – ‘We Are One (Ole Ola)’

Jennifer Lopez

Wave your flags in the air. Pitbull unites with Jennifer Lopez and Brazilian artist Cláudia Leitte in the video for the official FIFA World Cup Song, “We Are One (Ole Ola).” The trio celebrates the upcoming World Cup in Brazil as they parade through the streets of Ft. Lauderdale in the colorful Carnival-inspired clip.

Their anthem can be found on One Love, One Rhythm: The Official 2014 FIFA World Cup Album, which also features Santana, Wyclef Jean, Ricky Martin, Shakira, and The Isley Brothers.

On June 12, they will perform the song live at the FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony at the Arena de Sao Paulo.

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May
13
Jennifer Lopez Talks Solange/Jay Z Fight and Big Booty with Angie Martinez

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Jennifer Lopez has been working her booty off. Between her judging gig on “American Idol,” executive role at NUVOtv, and finishing her 10th album, the multi-talented superstar visited her pal Angie Martinez on Hot 97 to discuss her new music, big booty, and the Solange/Jay Z scandal.

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May
8
Iggy Azalea Gushes Over J.Lo Collaboration

Iggy Azalea and Jennifer Lopez

Iggy Azalea is quickly becoming the go-to girl for features. After linking with Ariana Grande on her single “Problem,” the Aussie rapper has collaborated with Jennifer Lopez.

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May
5
Jennifer Lopez to Receive Icon Award at Billboard Music Awards

Jennifer Lopez

Fifteen years after making her musical debut, Jennifer Lopez will receive the Icon Award at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards.

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