On the 6 (album)
Jennifer Lopez took her chance to make music aside from being a successful actress. Her debut album “On the 6” has proven she can be a good singer too, though not to Mariah Carey level, but she can sing and even a good dancer. The album had lots of dance tracks, latin sounds, R&B, and pop. It became a hit as it peaked inside the top 10 in United States with 3x platinum cettifications from RIAA. It was a platinum record by BPI in United Kingdom.
If You Had My Love
“If You Had My Love” was the first official single by Jennifer Lopez. It is a nice R&B pop song which Jennifer Lopez showcased her dance skills on its music video. The song was a global smash when it reached number 1 or top 10 in numerous countries. It became her first number 1 in the US and first top 10 in UK.
Rate: 8.25 out of 10
No Me Ames (with Marc Anthony)
“No Me Ames” was the released as B-side for Jennifer Lopez’s single “If You Had My Love”. The song was a number 1 hit in Latin charts.
Rate: 7.0 out of 10
Waiting for Tonight
“Waiting for Tonight” was the second official single from “On the 6”. It is a disco track with pop and latin elements. It is one of the best track from the album as it is not just catchy, but it’s also a good party track for the upcoming new millenium at that time. It was a worldwide hit again and made Jennifer Lopez not just a one-hit wonder, as it reached top 10 in United States and UK, also at the rest of the world.
Rate: 9.0 out of 10
Feeling So Good
“Feeling So Good” was the third single from Jennifer Lopez’s debut album. Jennifer Lopez went hip-hop this time which featured rappers Big Pun and Fat Joe. The song performed moderately as it only reached number 51 in United States. It is a bigger hit in UK as it settled at 15.
Rate: 8.5 out of 10
Let’s Get Loud
“Let’s Get Loud” has been the B-side single for “Feeling So Good”. The latin elements on the song was perfect. It charted well in some countries.
Rate: 8.0 out of 10
Credits: Billboard / OCC /Wikipedia
Video from YouTube /JenniferLopezVEVO