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Jennifer Lopez confirms that the new album is about her romance with Ben Affleck. He calls it “the most inspiring work”


Jennifer Lopez, the famous Hollywood star is happily married to her long-time partner, Ben Affleck. The duo, who dated in the early 2000s until they became engaged, eventually parted ways due to ideological differences. However, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez have rekindled their romance after 20 years, after going through their own share of failed marriages and relationships. The beloved couple is now going strong, and they’re doing great jobs raising their kids from their previous marriages.

Jennifer Lopez confirms that the new album is about her romance with Ben Affleck

On the recently released episode of Live With Kelly and Mark, Jennifer Lopez spoke extensively about her upcoming EP, This Is Me… Now, which is considered a soulful sequel to her critically acclaimed 2002 album, This Is Me… then. The actress, who confirmed that the new album is about her romance with Ben Affleck, called it “the most inspiring work” in a very long time.

“I haven’t really made an album like this in 20 years, that’s the truth. The last time I did, This Is Me… So, it’s the last time I remember doing an album like this, I was in the studio all together,” the mother actress said, speaking with Kelly and Mark. One day I write one song, and he does it all.” I was so inspired at the time when I wrote it This is me… then. Anyone know about this album [knows] It was really about being in love at the time with the love of my life, and now, 20 years later, who would have thought we’d get back together? Jennifer Lopez added.

When Jennifer called Ben an amazing dad

In a recent interview, Jennifer Lopez spoke extensively about how Ben Affleck became a “father figure” to her twins Amy and Max in no time. “He’s awesome. He’s really stepping up to the challenge of what that is and what that means. They love and appreciate him, and so do I. Well, he’s an amazing, great dad. And a father figure to Max and Amy as well, because he’s got three beautiful kids, and then there we are,” she revealed. The proud wife.

Also read: Jennifer Lopez calls her husband Ben Affleck an “amazing father”; She reveals that she loves her twins, Amy and Max

Joanna Swanson

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