We already brought you part one of our list of 15 facts you probably didn’t know about Jennifer Lopez, and now we’re back with part two! Check out eight more fascinating and little-known facts about one of America’s most famous singers.
Number Eight: She Was a Backup Dancer for NKOTB. A 1991 video shows Lopez as a backup dancer for then-famous New Kids on the Block. Little did she know that she would go on to achieve much greater fame.
Number Seven: Jennifer Lopez Has Several Interesting Nicknames
Though her most popular nickname is J.Lo, she is also called Super Nova in the neighborhood where she’s from in the Bronx. At her gym, she is called La Guitarra due to her body’s similar shape to a guitar.
Number Six: The First Album She Bought Was… The first album Lopez ever bought was by The S.O.S. Band. She reportedly really liked the song “Take Your Time (Do It Right).”
Number Five: She’s Not the Biggest Fan of Gwenyth Paltrow. In 1998, Lopez did an interview where she commented about Gwenyth Paltrow’s fame. She reportedly said, “Tell me what she’s been in? I swear to God, I don’t remember anything she was in. Some people get hot by association. I heard more about her and Brad Pitt than I ever heard about her work.”
Number Four: She Didn’t Think That plunging Dress Was a Big Deal.The iconic blue and green Versace dress that she wore to the 2000 Grammy’s made quite the splash in the media outlets. However, Lopez reportedly did not think the dress was a big deal, and she sad that she “did not expect it to make that much of a scandal.”
Number Three: She Has a Favorite Onscreen Kiss. Lopez’s favorite onscreen kiss happened in An Unfinished Life, which starred Morgan Freeman and Robert Redford. Lopez’s kiss was with Josh Lucas, and she felt that they had excellent chemistry.
Number Two: She Gets Her Moisturizer From Whole Foods. Specifically, Lopez uses Dr. Hauschka’s Rose Day Cream. She has used the moisturizer for more than 10 years to keep her skin looking flawless.
Number One: She Might Actually Be Benjamin Button. Lopez is 46 years old, but she has shown no signs of aging. In fact, she looks younger now than she did 10 years ago! J.Lo truly is America’s goddess.