Contributed Anonymously: When Da Brat raps on Mariah Carey’s ‘Loverboy Remix’ – the first track off of ‘Glitter’ – she actually raps to the tune of ‘Firecracker’, the sample that Jennifer Lopez stole from Mariah. The lyrics also seem to be aimed at J.Lo:
“Hate on me as much as you want to
You can’t do what the fu** I do
Bit**es be emulating me daily
Hate on me as much as you want to
You can’t be who the fu** I be
Bit**es be imitating me lately”
Jennifer Lopez Films New Video In New York Tuesday
April 17, 2002 – The New York Post reports Jennifer Lopez was in New York on Tuesday to film her video ‘I’m Gonna Be Alright,’ which featured rapper Nas and included a stickball scene on East 124th Street. Afterwards, she and Nas (never mind the paper called him ‘Naz’) mingled with fans and signed autographs.
Jennifer Lopez Thinks She’s Captured Momma’s Cooking
April 16, 2002 – Jennifer Lopez spoke with Access Hollywood from the opening of her new Latin-themed restaurant, Madre’s, where she explained the decision behind the name – which is Spanish for ‘Mother’s’. J.Lo said, “I named it Madre’s because I wanted it to feel like your mom’s house, where you get good cooking and you can come and relax. I think we captured that.”
Restaurant Is Jennifer Lopez’s First Real Solo Project
April 15, 2002 – Hello! magazine spoke with Jennifer Lopez outside the opening of her new restaurant Madre’s, her Latin-themed Pasadena, California, eatery on Friday. J.Lo said of the new role that has her as restaurateur, “This is my first kind of solo project without help from anybody around me. It was my own idea and my own thing I wanted to do. And I’m really, really emotional and excited right now. This is a big night for me.” The article at hello-magazine.co.uk has since been removed.