Jennifer Lopez accused of stealing Beyonce’s sizzling 2014 Grammy performance at the American Music Awards by fans online
Viewers took notice of the outfit and hairdo Jennifer rocked as she performed Pa Mi and Lonely with Maluma during the American Music Awards on Sunday night, comparing it to Beyonce’s Drunk In Love performance back in 2014.
However, a production source informs DailyMail.com that the overall look and routine was inspired by a routine from the musical Chicago, despite fans pointing out similarities to Beyonce’s sizzling performance with husband Jay-Z.
‘Copied everything’: Twitter users have accused Jennifer Lopez of copying Beyonce’s Drunk In Love performance at the American Music Awards on Sunday night
Looks familiar: From the hairstyle to the outfit, JLo’s performance did bear a striking resemblance to Beyonce’s Grammy show back in 2014
Both women rocked a head full of short, glossy locks, a semi-sheer black jumpsuit, and danced in a chair.
‘JLO really stole Beyonce’s whole drunk in love performance. Copied everything, down to the outfit,’ @joeykolliex remarked on Twitter.
‘Jlo… Beyonce already gave us this performance and did it better,’ tweeted @jooniebabybre.
‘It’s not just the wet bob, don’t be dense. its that as well as the outfit, stage set up and choreo that gives beyonce 2014 grammy performance,’ @bomslover remarked.
Working it: Both women rocked a head full of short, glossy locks, a semi-sheer black jumpsuit, and danced in a chair
Iconic: The Formation hit-maker performed her hit love song with husband Jay-Z
‘Jennifer Lopez totally copied that look from Beyonce #AMAs,’ @intoshrub tweeted.
‘Wait are y’all watching the AMAs?? Not Jennifer Lopez stealing Beyoncé’s entire Grammy’s aesthetic (crying emoji) omg,’ @ezayur tweeted.
Not everyone was criticizing JLo, however.
‘I mean the wet/ramen noodle hair look been around longer than both Beyonce and jlo but ok….’ @ProducerStewart tweeted.
Double trouble: Indeed, the wet bob, black jumpsuit, and even chair dance Jennifer did on Sunday night bore a striking resemblance to Beyonce’s sizzling performance
Called out: ‘Jennifer Lopez totally copied that look from Beyonce #AMAs,’ @intoshrub tweeted
‘Definitely copied’: Twitter users were reminded of Beyonce’s Drunk In Love performance
‘Girl… Beyonce did not invent blck swimsuits and wet hair bob type look… That’s just how Jlo looks in the MV for that song. Calm down,’ @THESTANWAR tweeted.
Despite the similarities, there was no denying Jennifer looked amazing as she hit the stage.
The superstar and Maluma performed collaborations from their upcoming comedy Marry Me, which sees the duo play music superstars Kat Valdez and Bastian.
The power couple are on the verge of getting married in front of an audience, but Kat breaks it off and decides to marry a stranger (Owen Wilson) in the audience upon learning of Bastian’s infidelity.
Music maker: The superstar and Maluma performed collaborations from their upcoming comedy Marry Me, which sees the duo play music superstars Kat Valdez and Bastian