Christian Louboutin On Jennifer Lopez’s New Single: “I Was Extremely Flattered!”

12/02/2009 at 11:30 AM ET

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Despite seeing his elaborate heels on the feet of countless celebrities, Christian Louboutin’s icon status reached all new heights with the release of Jennifer Lopez’s new song, “Louboutins” from her upcoming Love? album. At the recent opening of his Miami boutique, Fashion Week Daily asked the French designer for his take on the single: “Jennifer told me about the song back in January, and I was extremely flattered,” he said. “But of course, in America the public pronounces my name in like a million different ways. So Jennifer called me, and she was like, ‘Listen, I want to make sure that I get it right.’ And she did…from the very first time!” According Louboutin, who claims to already know the song by heart, Lopez mentions his name 45 times (“Trust me, I’ve counted!”) in the three-plus-minute dance track. We can’t wait to see what comes next in the Louboutin-J. Lo love fest: the stiletto master is hard at work creating shoes for the eponymous music video, set to film next month.

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[...] Affleck Film actor Christian Louboutin On Jennifer Lopez’s New Single: “I Was Extremely Flattered!” …heights with the release of Jennifer Lopez’s new song, “Louboutins” from her upcoming [...]

Joy on

Ok, has he heard the song??? I’d be running for the hills.

Les News, 120209 « Gossip @ R Web on

[...] Christian Louboutin says he is “flattered” by J. Lo’s new song titled Louboutins. [...]

Jaded on

I burned all my Louboutin’s when the man sad that Barbie’s ankles were too fat to design shoes for her and needed to be slimmed down. If that’s the case he would’ve been super pissed to see me wearing my 12 pairs of Louboutin’s. I guess I’m just going to have to move on to YSL, D&G, or Gucci.

eva on

Corny song
Washed up singer
Great shoes

ana on

Cute :)

jane on

Confused about something: why release the single or debut this song so much in advance? why not wait at least until it’s closer for the album to come out? seems to me she was overly anxious to prove she’s still on top and is trying to compete with beyonce who really beats her by far!

ina on

The funny thing is they kind of look alike!

Jessica on

@ina: … thank you for the laugh. Very good observation … too funny!

Sheila on

I agree with Eva, she’s washed up. Stay home and take care of those kids that she said she had. I will not be in line to purchase her CD.

ines on

I LOVE JENNIFER LOPEZ , SHE’S THE BEST !

Leila on

Jennifer Lopez, elegant, glamorous fashionista icon. I’m so glad to see you back in the spotlight!

JoaoP on

He’s Lucky !!!

I LOVE THE SONG, AND I LOVE J.Lo!
she’s back and I will suport her this Era, Like ALWAYS.

love you jenny!!!

Paige on

Hate the song…Love the shoes!
I’ve gotten very good at spotting Louboutins, I can see them from a mile away! (Not literally a mile, but I’m good at spotting them!)

Marsha on

@Sheila…we dont NEED you to buy the CD..

I will buy iT…it never matters if u want it or not !!!!

christian-louboutin-flattered-by-jennifer-lopez-song | 12 | 2009 on

[...] to our earlier story of just how much Jennifer Lopez likes her Christian Louboutin shoes , People reports that she contacted Christian Louboutin in January to make sure she was pronouning the name properly [...]

levy on

christian louboutin is wonderful!Hold it. christian louboutin is my favourite,thanks

joy on

Your picture looks nice. Usually, I like to wear Christian louboutin to go to the party.

Yary on

You bunch of haters! Jennifer and Beyonce are both very beautiful and talented Singers.Beyonce is younger than Jennifer so she still has time to think about having children with J and Jennifer had those babies at a perfect time,she looks real good for having twins I admire her she’s got everything now. soon it will be Beyonce’s turn,never compare them they both have their own talents I Love them both. You haters need to find something productive to do, be Mentors to kids!

joy on

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Message from Princess: The highs & lows of shoes in 2009 | Fairy Shoe Princess on

[...] J.Lo’s said new song “Louboutins”, which I’m not really feeling.  Theoretically, a song about Louboutins could work, but the [...]

sam on

It’s pathetic-the state of today’s musical arts. No real talent is required; however, an item priced far above the availability of the persons who will be patronizing my music combined with any sound that will cause people to move, will lend itself to the iconic worship of the item and the artists. Just simply pathetic.

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