A portion of the Jennifer Lopez interview on the Kyle and Jackie O. show has been posted over at PETA’s anti-fur website, JLoDown.com. The singer justifies the use of fur in her Sweetface Fashion line, but Jackie took the opportunity to educate her on how that fur is obtained. The entire interview has yet to be posted at the Austereo DJs’ website.
The brief clip at jlodown.com has since been removed.
Mariah Visits ‘TRL’ UK As J.Lo Video Premieres To Boos
March 25, 2005 – A MTV UK viewer posted an update on Mariah Carey’s appearance on ‘Total Request Live’ in London on Thursday (March 24). “It was filled with Mariah Lovers,” superglowy wrote at popjustice.co.uk. “It was amazing, the crowd really seemed to love her. That’s not the funny part though. The same day she was in the studio, they decide to premiere the new [Jennifer Lopez] video [‘Hold You Down’], causing all the Mariah fan’s in the studio to boo and yell J.Lo insults. I think you can secretly see Mariah’s smile get wider. But the presenters where trying to get the fans to come around, but they just booed every time J.Lo was mentioned.”
Cesar Album Repackaged After Vazquez Hype; J.Lo Fizzling
March 22, 2005 – Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com reports flamenco guitarist Cesar’s ‘Worlds of Change’ album is quickly being repackaged and re-merchandised to more prominently feature ‘American Idol’ drop-out Mario Vazquez’s newfound celebrity. “We’ve released the album. And obviously the fans who love Mario and want to hear him don’t have to be sad,” said Steve Dunning of the tiny Los Angeles label Darque Records. Read more, including Friedman’s thoughts on Jennifer Lopez’s lackluster ‘Rebirth’ sales, which he said indicate J.Lo’s “music career is in big trouble”, here.