Jennifer Lopez defended her Motown tribute at the 2019 Grammy Awards Sunday night saying that it was a “dream come true” in response to the critics.
“It’s just a dream come true,” she added. “Singing up there with Smokey Robinson, like, I gotta pinch myself. I grew up on all those songs and because my mom loved him so much she passed him on to us.”
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Lopez continued, while getting emotional, “Any type of music can inspire any type of artist … You can’t tell people what to love. You can’t tell people what they can and can’t do — what they should sing or not sing. You gotta do what’s in your heart.”
“They [Grammy producers] know how much I have been influenced by that music, and so it...