J. Lo's Must-Watch AMA Performance

The award show's biggest OMG moment. Sorry Miley.

Jennifer Lopez AMA Performance 2013
(Image credit: Marie Claire)

Jennifer Lopez has definitely still got it! The 44-year-old superstar brought the house down at Sunday night's American Music Awards when she paid homage to the late iconic Cuban salsa dancer, Celia Cruz. There were three outfit changes, expert dance moves, and of course, a standing ovation. J. Lo wins for the award show's biggest OMG moment. Sorry Miley. Watch a recap of the performance below. It's AH-MAZ-ING.


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Before that, Hallie ran Marie Claire's social media and wrote beauty and culture stories for the site, and helped launch Time Inc.'s digital-only beauty brand, MIMI. After college, she contributed to Time Out New York’s Shopping & Style section before landing her first beauty editor gig at Hearst's Real Beauty. Hallie's writing has also appeared in ELLE, Cosmopolitan, and InStyle. Hallie graduated with a BA in Communication Arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.