Jennifer Lopez Unveils Release Date for ‘This Is Me… Now’ Album and Accompanying Short Film


Jennifer Lopez’s highly anticipated ninth studio album, “This Is Me…Now,” is set to make its debut on February 16, 2024. This long-awaited album marks a return after nearly a decade since her last studio release and commemorates the anniversary of her previous album, “This is Me…Then.” The album, a collaborative effort featuring talents like Rogét Chayed, Angel Lopez, Jeff “Gitty” Gitelman, HitBoy, Tay Keith, and INK, among others, is a fusion of R&B, contemporary pop, and hip-hop influences.

Accompanying the album release, Amazon MGM Studios has acquired a new short film directed by Dave Meyers, promising an intimate and reflective visual reimagining of Lopez’s love life. The film is described as narrative-driven, combining elements of intimacy, fantasy, humor, and entertainment. Much like her earlier album, “This Is Me…Now” includes references to her relationship with actor Ben Affleck, including a track titled “Dear Ben Pt. II,” a likely follow-up to her previous song “Dear Ben.”

The teaser for the film, released recently, hints at unannounced cameos and provides a glimpse into Lopez’s childhood aspirations of being in love, setting the stage for a deeper exploration of her romantic experiences.


The album’s first single, “Can’t Get Enough,” is slated for release on January 10, 2024, and is currently available for pre-saving. This album launch marks Lopez’s debut under her new partnership with BMG, with Brandon Riester from BMG credited as the album’s A&R, overseeing the artistic and repertoire aspects of the release.