Hip-hop and R&B performer known as J-Lo who has sold over 20 million records worldwide. She released her debut album, On the 6, in 1999 and followed it up with the certified quadruple platinum album J.Lo in 2001. Her best known songs include "Waiting for Tonight," "If You Had My Love," "Love Don't Cost a Thing" and "Jenny from the Block."
She was an athletic girl, running track at the national level and competing in gymnastics and softball. Her first film appearance was in the 1986 movie My Little Girl.
She became a judge on American Idol in season 11 in 2011. She voiced Shira in the Ice Age films.
She got married to Ojani Noa on February 22, 1997, then to Cris Judd on September 29, 2001, and then to Marc Anthony on June 5, 2004. In 2008 the couple welcomed twins, Emme and Maximillian. Her divorce from Marc Anthony in 2014 marked her third divorce in a period of 17 years. She got engaged to Alex Rodriguez in 2019. She also previously dated actor Casper Smart.
Early in her career, she dated rapper Sean Diddy Combs, also known as Puff Daddy.