But now the 43-year-old Puerto Rican singer/actress faces off against the 31-year-old Cuban American rap superstar for the title of “artist of the year.”
Lopez and Pitbull have been nominated for MTV Tr3s’s Latino Artist of the Year, along with Romeo, Juanes and Wisin & Yandel, who collaborated with Lopez on “Follow the Leader” earlier this year.
Through September 5, fans can vote for their favorite artist at vma.tr3s.com in the competition, which celebrates this year’s MTV Video Music Awards.
The winner will be announced during a Spanish-subtitled transmission of the awards show on September 15 at 9:00 pm ET on MTV Tr3s.
Meantime, Jennifer Lopez and Pitbull’s “Dance Again” video has been nominated for Best Choreography.
The show will be hosted by comedian Kevin Hart live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on September 6 at 8:00 pm ET/PT (Live ET/Tape delayed PT).