No one does it higher than Jennifer Lopez!
Before accepting essentially the most prestigious award of the evening — the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award — the 49-year-old singer took the stage on the MTV Video Music Awards to carry out a medley of hits spanning her spectacular 20 years within the highlight.
Lopez, clad in a flowy costume, kicked off her efficiency at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall together with her 1999 hit, “Waiting for Tonight,” briefly suspended within the air and backed by a bunch of horny (and shirtless!) male dancers.
She then went straight into “On the Floor,” later taking off her costume to reveal a shocking, gold bodysuit as she danced to “Dance Again.”
Her feminine dancers hit the stage for an epic dance break to “Ain’t Your Mama” and “Booty,” adopted up by “My Love Don’t Cost a Thing,” which featured some main booty shaking.
But that is not all! She continued to convey the hearth with a medley of some of her most basic hits, “I’m Glad” and “Get Right.”
And paying homage to the long-lasting music video, J. Lo stepped right into a white fur coat to sing the refrain of “All I Have” because the cameras panned to her lovable 10-year-old daughter, Emme.
The finest a part of Lopez’s efficiency, nevertheless, actually started when DJ Khaled got here out to affix her onstage. Singing and dancing in entrance of a New York City-themed graffiti background that learn “Jenny From the Block,” the Bronx native belted out her 2002 hit after a fast change right into a glittery gold jumpsuit, full together with her signature New York Yankees hat.
Her frequent collaborator, Ja Rule, then hit the stage to sing their remixed hits, “I’m Real” and “Ain’t It Funny,” earlier than Lopez completed the efficiency with “Dinero.”
Interestingly sufficient, that is the primary time Lopez has carried out on the VMAs since 2001, when she introduced Ja Rule onstage to sing “I’m Real”:
While accepting her Video Vanguard Award, Lopez thanked her household, pals and boyfriend, former MLB star Alex Rodriguez.
“It has been a crazy journey, dreaming my dreams and watching them come true,” she stated. “This career has always been kind of an obsession for me.”
In honor of Lopez’s huge evening on the VMAs, ET just lately took a visit down reminiscence lane. Take a glance again at her finest music movies of all time right here and within the video beneath: