via press release:
JENNIFER LOPEZ TO EXCLUSIVELY PREMIERE NEW MUSIC VIDEO “GOIN’ IN” FROM THE STEP UPSOUNDTRACK ON MTV GLOBALLY WEDNESDAY, JULY 25AT 7:50 P.M. ET
“MTV FIRST: JENNIFER LOPEZ” To Continue with 30-minute Q&A on MTV.com
New York, NY (July 23, 2012) – Global singing, dancing and acting sensation Jennifer Lopez will appear on MTV on Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 7:50 p.m. ET to exclusively premiere her new music video for the song “Goin’ In” from the STEP UP movie soundtrack, which she is currently performing on her World Tour, during “MTV First: Jennifer Lopez.” Hosted by MTV News’ Sway Calloway, Lopez will appear on-air to personally introduce the new music video featuring Flo Rida and then stay on for an extended 30-minute interview on MTV.com. The music video will also premiere across MTV’s international platforms in 150+ territories.
Fans can get in on the action immediately by submitting video or text questions via MTV.com or via Twitter (using @MTVNews / hash-tag #MTVFirst #AskJLo). Following the broadcast premiere, the music video for “Goin’ In” will go into immediate rotation on MTV Hits and mtvU, and debut in AMTV the following morning.
International icon, Jennifer Lopez is an entertainer, recording artist, film actress, producer, fashion designer, entrepreneur and philanthropist. Lopez has sold over 70 million RIAA certified records worldwide and has starred in multiple # 1 box office films including The Wedding Planner and Monster-In-Law. She has achieved global landmark success and broken records when it come to her music. Last year, "On The Floor" became the Most Watched Music Video by a female artist in the History of YouTube and has accumulated over a staggering 1 billion video views in her career. JLO's music has impacted every continent in the world, transcending borders and languages. The music and her celebrity has struck a common thread with all generations and all "walks of life." With #1 singles, #1 albums, #1 music videos, #1 TV series, #1 box-office smashes, Jennifer Lopez is the definition of an icon. The Wedding Planner was the nation's topgrossing film, in 2001, while her album, JLO, was #1 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart. The two simultaneous #1 honors made Lopez the first woman in history to have a #1 movie and album in the same week. Lopez set the standard for celebrity branding in fragrance, apparel and accessories. She has launched world-wide campaigns as the ambassador of L'Oreal and Venus Gillette and many more.
In 2011, the successful launch of an exclusive fashion collection with Kohl's was another milestone. Her new fragrance, Glowing, marks the 18th successful launch of a string of fragrances with combined sales exceeding $2 billion. Jennifer founded the "Lopez Family Foundation" along with her sister, Lynda and for years has been dedicated to improving the health and well-being of women and children and raising the level of medical care available to them. Coming full circle, Jennifer has been named the spokeswoman of the Boys & Girls Club of America, the same organization where she enjoyed the benefits as a girl growing up in the Bronx. 2012 will mark another first, embarking on the most extensive concert tour of her career.
STEP UPis the newest installment of the worldwide smash Step Up franchise, which sets its dancing against the vibrant backdrop of Miami. Emily (Kathryn McCormick) arrives in Miami with aspirations of becoming a professional dancer and soon falls in love with Sean (Ryan Guzman), a young man who leads a dance crew in elaborate, cutting-edge flash mobs, called “The Mob.” When a wealthy business man threatens to develop The Mob's historic neighborhood and displace thousands of people, Emily must band together with Sean and The Mob to turn their performance art into protest art, and risk losing their dreams to fight for a greater cause.
Summit Entertainment, a LIONSGATE company, will release the motion picture nationwide on July 27, 2012.
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