Irv Gotti spoke with Elle magazine about Jennifer Lopez, who he produces, and his words aren’t very kind. Gotti said that Lopez “can’t make a record like Whitney or Mariah cause she ain’t got a big voice,” adding “So she’s gotta [bleep] with guys like me who can hide or enhance that voice.” Apparently her singing is so poor that his friends “in the projects” use “the mute button and just lookin’ at her ass.”
‘The Poll’ Had To Be Deleted – Results Here Instead
May 6, 2002 – It looks like Ananova linking to our poll over the weekend was what @#% up the server so much. Like I said when I posted a new poll, having over 100 comments was sucking up too much resources. Hopefully there won’t be any polls creating such a ruckus anymore, or I’ll be forced to turn off poll comments. If you missed it, read on for the results… which like I said before, had very suspicious results.
If you could remove one pop act’s music from the face of the Earth, who would it be?
Mandy Moore 7.46% (618)
Jessica Simpson 3.08% (255)
Britney Spears 8.63% (715)
*NSYNC 12.00% (995)
Mariah Carey 30.91% (2562)
Backstreet Boys 3.80% (315)
Janet Jackson 2.62% (217)
Jennifer Lopez 23.44% (1943)
Enrique Iglesias 2.82% (234)
Madonna 3.06% (254)
Ricky Martin 2.18% (181)
Michael Jackson 2.90% (240)
Total Votes: 8289
Jennifer Lopez To Star In ‘Carmen’
May 6, 2002 – Variety reports that Jennifer Lopez will take on the same role Destiny’s Child singer Beyonce Knowles did with an updated version of the classic opera ‘Carmen’. The guy behind the script is Craig Pearce, who co-wrote the screenplays for director Baz Luhrmann’s Moulin Rouge, William Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet and Strictly Ballroom.
Cris Judd Upset Over Jennifer Lopez Hiring Noa To Run Madre’s
May 3, 2002 – Globe magazine reports Jennifer Lopez’s husband Cris Judd was upset when Lopez hired her ex-husband Ojani Noa to run her new restaurant Madre’s. A pal revealed, “Cris wasn’t too keen on the idea at first, but since Jennifer wears the pants in the family, he didn’t have much say in the matter. What J.Lo wants, J.Lo gets.”