Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez

Pop Singer

Jennifer Lynn Lopez, commonly referred to by her moniker J.Lo, is an American singer, songwriter, actress, dancer, and producer. In 1991, she appeared as a Fly Girl dancer on In Living Color, where she remained a regular until she decided to pursue an acting career in 1993.

Full Name
Jennifer Lynn Lopez
Jul 24, 1969
5′ 5″
Net Worth


Jennifer Lynn Lopez was born on July 24, 1969, in the Bronx borough of New York City. She is the middle child of three sisters and was raised by her mother Guadalupe Rodríguez and father David Lopez. Lopez attended Catholic schools throughout her childhood and graduated from Preston High School in 1987.

Lopez began her career as a dancer on television series In Living Color in 1991. After appearing in several films, she released her debut album On The 6 in 1999. It included the hit single "If You Had My Love" which topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart for five weeks. Her second album J.Lo was released in 2001 and spawned the number one single "Love Don't Cost a Thing." 

In 2002, Lopez starred alongside Ben Affleck in the romantic comedy-drama film Gigli, which was panned by critics and failed at the box office. Despite this, she continued to have success with albums such as This Is Me... Then (2002), Rebirth (2005), Como Ama Una Mujer (2007) and Brave (2007). She also starred in several successful films including Maid In Manhattan (2002), Shall We Dance? (2004), Monster-in-Law (2005) and The Back-up Plan (2010). 

In 2011, Lopez returned to American Idol as a judge on its tenth season and eventually became a permanent judge throughout its twelfth season. In 2016, she appeared as a judge on World of Dance and since then has appeared every season since then. Her most recent studio album A.K.A., released in 2014, reached number 8 on the US Billboard 200 chart, becoming her tenth top 10 album in the US.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1969</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Jennifer Lopez is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On July 24, 1969, Jennifer Lopez was born in The Bronx, New York.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1984</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Began Acting Career</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">At the age of 15, Lopez began appearing in musicals and television series.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1990s</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Breakthrough Film Role</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Lopez's breakthrough film role came with the title character in Selena (1997).</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1999</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Debuts First Album</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Jennifer Lopez released her first album 'On the 6' and it went triple platinum.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2001</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First World Tour</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Lopez embarks on her first ever world tour, 'Let's Get Loud'.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2011</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">American Idol Judge</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Lopez joins Randy Jackson, Steven Tyler and Ryan Seacrest as a judge on American Idol.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Las Vegas Residency</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Jennifer Lopez launches her Las Vegas residency at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's a Talented Singer and Dancer</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Jennifer Lopez is an incredibly talented singer and dancer. Her singing has been praised by critics and audiences alike while her dancing skills have inspired millions of people around the world. She is also a respected actress, appearing in dozens of films throughout her career.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's an Inspiration for Women</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Jennifer Lopez is an inspiration for women everywhere. From her struggles to make it in the industry to her success as a businesswoman, she is an example of how hard work and determination can pay off. She is also a great role model for young girls and women in general, encouraging them to dream big and aim high.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span>She's Always Evolving</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Jennifer Lopez is always evolving as an artist and entertainer. From her early days as a singer in In Living Color to her current status as a multi-hyphenate artist, she continues to surprise her fans with new music, new performances, and new projects that show off her remarkable talent.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Jennifer Lopez is the First Latina to Receive an American Music Award</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2001, Jennifer Lopez became the first Latina to receive an American Music Award for her debut album "On the 6".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> She Studied Dance at a Young Age</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Jennifer Lopez started studying dance at the age of 5, mastering ballet, jazz, and many other styles over the years.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> She Has Her Own Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2013, Jennifer Lopez was honored with her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her outstanding contributions to music and film.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Broke Records with World Tour</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2007, Jennifer Lopez broke records when she embarked on her first world tour, becoming the first Latin artist to do so.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Awarded the Icon Award at Billboard Awards</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2018, Jennifer Lopez was awarded the Icon Award at the Billboard Music Awards in recognition of her lasting impact on music and entertainment.</p></div>


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