Gloria Estefan isn’t afraid to share her opinion!
The 64-year-old performing icon has no regrets about selecting to not carry out on the 2020 Tremendous Bowl. However together with that, she additionally needs to place Jennifer Lopez‘s newest reveal about that previous halftime present into perspective, too!
In fact, Perezcious readers will recall how we’ve been masking the current controversy round J.Lo’s new Netflix venture Halftime, during which viewers study simply how pissed off the Ready for Tonight singer was at having to share the stage with Shakira throughout that aforementioned halftime efficiency. Now, in a brand new interview, Estefan is letting everybody know the place she stands!
The Latina legend went on Watch What Occurs Reside as a part of Tuesday night time’s episode on Bravo, and when host Andy Cohen requested about her tackle J.Lo’s Halftime halftime present reveal, Estefan didn’t maintain again!
Criticizing Lopez for being so vital of the (lack of) time she and Shakira got to carry out at that world-famous and world-watched occasion, Gloria defined to Andy:
“Look, that is the underside line. You’ve gotten little or no time, like 12 minutes or one thing, to get issues on and off the set. So, might you do it with one particular person? Sure, however I feel they wished to throw a Miami and Latin extravaganza and so they tried to pack it as a lot as doable.”
The Grammy Award winner confirmed to Cohen that she did not need to take part in that efficiency — her selection! Estefan threw somewhat shade J.Lo’s means about that, too, joking that she would have performed her factor rapidly whereas stealing the highlight alongside the best way:
“OK, and picture what J.Lo would have mentioned if I used to be the third [performer]! I actually would come out, performed Shake Your Physique [and Conga] and out.”
That’s a very good line. So why didn’t Gloria take part, then?! In keeping with her, she didn’t need to hold issues trim throughout the holidays!! Wait, what?!
Joking about her resolution to not be part of J.Lo and Shakira on stage, Gloria defined:
“It was their second. Plus, I didn’t need to go on a weight-reduction plan in December.”
You possibly can see Estefan’s interplay with Andy on that matter (beneath):
As Perezcious readers will recall, J.Lo sharing the stage for the halftime present that yr was a significant sticking level int he star’s new documentary, which began streaming on the ‘flix earlier this month.
In reality, at one level throughout the doc, the 52-year-old star singer’s longtime supervisor Benny Medina defined the strain that took place from having the NFL e book two performers for the job:
“Usually, you could have one headliner at a Tremendous Bowl. That headliner constructs a present, and, ought to they select to produce other company, that’s their selection. It was an insult to say you wanted two Latinas to do the job that one artist traditionally has performed.”
Yeah, properly, simply think about if it had been THREE stars on stage that yr, together with Estefan! Ya know?!
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