February 25, 2000 - Jennifer
Lopez was nominated for Nickelodeon's 13th Annual Kids' Choice Awards for
Favorite Female Singer and Favorite New Music Artist. The program will
air from the legendary Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, CA, on Saturday,
April 15 from 8-9:30 p.m. ET/PT.
23, 2000 - Jennifer Lopez took a page out of Britney Spears' AMA dress
code and one upped it, dropping the jaws of the entire crowd and her award
co-presenter David Duchovny. She lost out for best Dance Recording to Cher
with her big hit
Believe. And yes, unfortunately she arrived with
Puffy, who incidently was indicted today on bribery charges stemming from
him offering his driver a ring in exchange for him taking the gun possession
February 10, 2000 - Huge
news from the Enquirer this week about the spat between Jennifer Lopez
and Mariah Carey, in which Lopez is quoted as saying to a friend 'I'm sexier
than Mariah... she's been sitting on her little throne for so long that
all that success has made her plump,' " Apparently the two have exchanged
dirty looks and words ever since and in large part prompted Mariah to get
cosmetic surgery. Incensing her even more was Lopez hooking up with Tommy
Mattola and Puffy, both of whom Mariah had dated earlier.
February 10, 2000 - An interesting
story out from e! online's Ted Casablanca about Jennifer Lopez's co-star
in the upcoming The Wedding Planner, turns out he got a dose of Jennifer's
music in a nearby car while driving thru LA, screaming "I can't stand that
music! I hate it!" Little did he know it would get reported to the press
and most likely in the ears of Jennifer herself, can you smell tension
on that set? =)
February 9, 2000 - The Associated
Press is reporting that Puffy Combs may actually have a good side. Apparently
court records indicate that Combs was more worried about her than he was
about being in jail, asking "repeatedly, spontaneously, and not in response
to questioning, asked officers why Jennifer Lopez was being arrested."
according to the documents. Information like this may help win over a public
that currently shows no sympathy for the rapper.
February 7, 2000 - eyada.com's
Rush and Malloy reported today that Puffy Combs left his party Saturday
night early after holding a fashion show so that he could go onto the set
of SNL to wish Jennifer Lopez good luck. Witnesses reported Jennifer in
Puffy's lap making out with the rapper.
February 7, 2000 - Sean Puffy
Combs pleaded not guilty today in Manhattan Criminal Court on two felony
gun possession charges. Afterwards, his attorney Benjamin Brafman stated
"Once the facts are known, he'll be found not guilty."
February 6, 2000 - Jennifer
Lopez heated up the screen last night with her appearance on Saturday Night
Live. She was showing off her tightly toned abs and a hip hugging skirt.
Incidently, Jennifer met up with Madonna earlier in the week on the set
but there were no fireworks as the two apparently joked about the New Years
February 4, 2000 - Star magazine
reports that Puff Daddy gave Jennifer Lopez a $100,000 engagement ring
and that she wants to marry the repeat criminal and have his children.
Combs' run-in with the law supposedly has changed his ideas about marriage,
although Lopez's family is said to be furious, wanting her to dump the
washed up rap duplicator.
February 1, 2000 - Jennifer
Lopez is nominated for the UK's BRIT Awards for Best International Newcomer
facing the likes of Britney Spears and Eminem.
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