Who wouldn’t need to dance with Jennifer Lopez?
The performer, 50, appeared on The Tonight Present Starring Jimmy Fallon Tuesday evening and confirmed off her strikes in “The History of Music Video Dancing” section with host Jimmy Fallon.
Lopez and Fallon — who each wore matching joggers, black tops and flannels tied round their waists — began their shimmy down reminiscence lane with MC Hammer’s iconic hit “U Can’t Touch This.”
They then jumped into hits like New Youngsters on the Block’s “You Got It (The Right Stuff)” and NSYNC’s “Bye Bye Bye,” earlier than venturing into some newer music movies, together with Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes‘ steamy “Señorita.”
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For among the songs, they even introduced out props, placing on the recognizable blonde wig from Sia’s “Chandelier” video. The duo later introduced out bouncy wrecking balls for Miley Cyrus‘ “Wrecking Ball.”
To wrap up their dance sequence, they harmoniously ended the section on Whitney Houston’s “I Wanna Dance with Somebody.”
Whereas on the present, Lopez additionally talked to Fallon, 44, about her upcoming film Hustlers, which has garnered overwhelmingly constructive opinions and Oscar nomination buzz for Lopez’s efficiency within the movie.
Regardless of the resumé of dance strikes she confirmed off of their section, Lopez revealed that earlier than the film she didn’t know the way to pole dance.
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“I didn’t know how to pole dance, it’s like acrobats, it’s like learning gymnastics but with a pole,” she defined on the present. “It was super hard.”
So laborious, in actual fact, that she phoned a well-known buddy to assist her study.
“I called Cardi B, Cardi is in the movie as well,” Lopez mentioned. “I was like ‘You have to be in this movie, you know this world, teach us.’ But as I’m learning how to pole dance and I said, ‘It is really hard,’ and she goes, ‘Oh yeah, it took me years, years to master, but now I’m great at it.’ ”
In Hustlers, Lopez stars as Ramona, the star at a well-liked and profitable strip membership who goals to get the higher hand on her Wall Road purchasers with the assistance of her crew.
The movie additionally options Constance Wu, Julia Stiles, Lizzo, Cardi B, Lili Reinhart and Keke Palmer.
The movie was impressed by a real story detailed in a New York Journal article titled “The Hustlers at Scores,” which was first printed in December 2015.
Hustlers hits theaters Sept. 13.