J. Lo's Favorite Birthday Party Sounds Like a Movie Premiere
J. Lo relives her favorite birthday memory, which sounds more like a movie premiere than a birthday party.
Released on 4/18/2016
[Interviewer] What was your favorite birthday
that you've had?
let me think.
Probably my 40th birthday.
Marc, my husband at the time,
and Benny Medina, my manager,
threw this huge party for me.
It was a big surprise. It was a big secret.
And he was like, C'mon, I'm gonna take you out.
And we got really dressed up,
and as we walk down, there was a marquee
and it said whatever Lola wants
and the music for Whatever Lola Wants, Lola Gets
outside, like in the streets.
♫ Whatever Lola wants, Lola gets
And I was like what is going on?
'Cause Marc used to,
nickname for me was Lola.
I'm like What is going on?
And then we got there,
and it was just like a movie premiere.
And I went in, and all my friends were there.
And it was just fantastic.
They had people come from Broadway and sing,
they had, you know, people come
perform freestyle songs from my childhood,
like all this stuff.
It was an amazing night.
[Interviewer] Did you have a cake?
It was, many cakes.
[Interviewer] Two cakes, I think. Your presents.