Gloria’s gonna get you.
During 1 segment, Cohen asked the Cuban American icon what she thought astir the comments Lopez made astir the 2020 Super Bowl halftime show, successful which she performed with Colombian vocalist Shakira.
In her Netflix documentary “Halftime,” Lopez complained astir the clip constraints of having to stock the stage, calling it “the worst thought successful the world.”
In response, Estefan told Cohen that she was asked to articulation Lopez and Shakira connected the Super Bowl signifier but rejected the offer.
“Look, this is the bottommost line. You person precise small time, similar 12 minutes oregon something, to get things connected and disconnected the set,” Estefan explained. “So, could you bash it with 1 person? Yes, but I deliberation they wanted to propulsion a Miami and Latin extravaganza, and they tried to battalion it arsenic overmuch arsenic possible.”
And though Estefan said that the women “killed it” and that it was an “amazing show,” the “Rhythm Is Gonna Get You” vocalist besides took the accidental to propulsion a small shadiness astatine Lopez.
“OK, and ideate what J.Lo would person said if I was the 3rd [performer]!” Estefan said, bugging retired her eyes.
“I virtually would travel out, done ‘come connected shingle your body,’ out!” Estefan joked, referring to the lyrics of her 1985 Miami Sound Machine hit, “Conga!”
Estefan past added that she’s performed astatine a fewer Super Bowls and that Lopez and Shakira’s amusement was “their moment” to shine.
“Plus, I didn’t privation to spell connected a fare successful December,” Estefan said. “It’s Christmas!”
Lopez’s complaints astir her Super Bowl show successful “Halftime” weren’t directed astatine Shakira but astatine the NFL.
Lopez’s manager Benny Medina shared his client’s frustrations implicit the NFL’s prime of a co-headlining performance.
“Typically, you person 1 headliner astatine a Super Bowl. That headliner constructs a show, and, should they take to person different guests, that’s their choice,” helium said, according to Entertainment Weekly. “It was an insult to accidental you needed 2 Latinas to bash the occupation that 1 creator historically has done.”