Jennifer Lopez announces first Hong Kong gig in 11 years

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 20 September, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 21 September, 2012, 12:46pm

It has been an exciting year for local music fans, with a string of international acts coming to the city. Now Jennifer Lopez, 43, is the latest star to announce she is Hong Kong bound.

The singer is being brought to town by BMA Music and The Tonno, and will perform for one night only on November 28 at the AsiaWorld-Arena as part of her Dance Again world tour.

The concert programme includes Lopez's greatest hits and more recent tracks, including the Dance Again single from July.

The show will see the return of J-Lo 11 years after she last performed in the city.

One of the highest-paid Latina actresses, Lopez broke into the music scene in 1999 and has since released a string of popular albums.

After taking a break from the music business, last year she released the Love? album, marking her pop comeback.

Lopez, who is dating 25-year-old back-up dancer Casper Smart, also did a stint on the judging panel of American Idol.

Tickets will go on sale on October 9 at Prices range from HK$480 to HK$1,580.